Gannett Fleming is looking for a detail-oriented and highly communicative Government Contracts Account...
Gannett Fleming is looking for a detail-oriented and highly communicative Government Contracts Accounting Specialist to join any of the following offices:
+ Washington, D.C.
+ Fairfax, VA
+ Baltimore, MD
+ Harrisburg, PA (Camp Hill, PA Headquarters)
+ Valley Forge, PA
+ Philadelphia, PA
As Government Contracts Accounting Specialist, you will be responsible for researching, interpreting, and understanding client and contract requirements. You will also uphold Gannett Fleming's compliance with, and provide support for Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) related matters.
Responsibilities will include:
+ Research federal, state, and municipal government procurement regulations, cost principles and audit policies
+ Coordinate, develop and submit incurred costs proposals, financial and overhead rate information to government agencies
+ Provide internal support for cost/price proposals and prequalification submittals to government agencies and commercial clients
+ Develop overhead rates and rate projections for government contract pricing and billing
+ Provide information about the Company's policies and practices to government auditors and procurement personnel
+ Coordinate and participates in government agency incurred cost and pre-award audits
+ Work both independently and as part of a team to produce quality work and provide outstanding service to internal customers
+ Perform cost and expense analysis and statistical sampling
+ Contribute ideas to improve internal processes
+ Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration required
+ Professional certification preferred (CPA, CMA, CIA, CPMC), or MBA degree preferred but not required
+ Preferably, more than five years of accounting experience in a government contracting environment
+ Knowledge of project cost accounting and federal cost accounting principles, including allowability of costs under government contracts required
+ Experience with internal control, accounting principles, and government regulations including GAAP, FAR, CAS & JTR required
+ Working knowledge of the AASHTO Audit Guide preferred but not required
+ Advanced proficiency in MS Excel
+ Working knowledge of MS Word and Adobe Acrobat
+ To perform successfully in this position the candidate will:
+ Identify and set priorities, adhere to schedules, and effectively allocate time and resources to meet deadlines
+ Speak and write clearly using correct grammar and syntax
+ Exhibit patience in dealing with external auditors and internal personnel
+ Express confidence and knowledge in response to questions asked by both internal customers and external clients
At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.
We offer a comprehensive benefits program, which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, our tax-deferred 401 (K) savings plan, and the opportunity to incentive compensation for eligible positions. We are committed to your personal growth and professional development, so we offer tuition reimbursement, access to internal and external training programs and support active participation in professional organizations.
Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law.
Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local candidates will be given preference.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.
Location: Washington, D.C.; Fairfax, VA; Baltimore, MD; Camp Hill, PA; Harrisburg, PA; Valley Forge, PA; Philadelphia, PA
Core Business Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Employment Status: Full-Time
Internal Requisition ID: 2021-8259
Salary Range: Salary dependent upon experience and geographic location
External Company Name: Gannett Fleming, Inc.
External Company URL: www.gannettfleming.com