Audit Readiness - Financial Management - Senior Associate in Washington, DC

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Guidehouse   •  

Washington, DC 20001

Industry: Business Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 48 days ago

You get one of the fastest growing consulting companies in the United States. While we may be a new name in consultancy, we were born from a storied one. Guidehouse was founded in 2018 as an evolution of PwC Public Sector with a mission to help our clients deliver on their mission; providing bold new strategies that catalyze transformative results across all ends of the enterprise. We embrace brilliance. We embrace independence. Join us.

Responsibilities

Our Finance consultants help clients optimize all elements of their finance organization, including operating model design, sustainable cost reduction, financial planning and analysis, management reporting, financial systems architecture, and full scale finance transformation. This high performing team helps CFOs identify, design and implement programs that transform their finance function to meet today's demanding requirements while continuing to provide value added insights to the business.

Qualifications

Minimum Education/ Certification

· Bachelor's degree in accounting or another related field from an accredited college or university.

· Must have a Secret Clearance.

Professional Experience

  • Shall possess a minimum of five years' progressive experience in supporting financial management, change management, strategic communications, business process reengineering, data analytics, or financial management systems implementation initiatives, including three years' experience managing projects

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates knowledge of federal accounting and auditing standards and guidance in relation to:

- Federal financial statement auditing

- Internal controls

- Audit liaison

- Financial reporting

- Financial business process reengineering

- Data analytics

Skills Preferred:

  • Demonstrates abilities and success with analyzing detailed finance and accounting processes to identify control gaps and improvement opportunities, facilitating audit requests and planning and performing tests of controls and balances
  • Demonstrates abilities and success with identifying and addressing client needs: actively participating in client discussions and meetings; communicating a broad range of Firm services; preparing concise, accurate documents.
  • Demonstrates abilities and success as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team, while meeting client expectations; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; keeping leadership informed of progress and issues.

Additional Requirements

  • This position requires successful completion of a background check and employment verification.
  • The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.


Valid Through: 2019-10-21