Accenture Federal - Financial Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia

Title: Federal - Financial Specialist Location: USA-Southeast Job Number: 00502907

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.

The Financial Specialist will support the team leads in project management organization, including maintaining the integrated master schedule, plan of actions and milestones, onboarding and offboarding of resources, and weekly/monthly status reports. The Specialist will support the governance team and major milestone meetings for all internal controls. The candidate will enhance governance and leadership engagement for the Managers' Internal Control Program (MICP).

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 years of financial management experience

  • 5 years of experience in internal controls, OMB A-123

  • 5 years of experience in one or more of the following fields: auditing, MICP

  • 5 years of experience in a client facing role

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Economics or related business or technical field

Preferred Skills:

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

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