Sr Staff Accountant

Sr. Staff Accountant – Herndon, VA

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Hours: Monday through Friday 7:00am-4:00pm OR 8:00am-5:00pm

Pay: $35.05-$38.46/hr. (DOE)

Start:  Within 2 weeks.


In this unique role reporting directly to the Chief Accounting Officer, you will have the responsibility of book entries and reconcile corporate general ledger accounts, work with the divisional accounting staff on accounting activities and provide critical reporting support to upper level management.  You will also be asked to provide ad hoc reports to management on special projects and other critical initiatives.   



  • Prepares monthly corporate journal entries and account reconciliations. Analyze corporate accounts in connection with monthly closings.
  • Assist with forecasting and help review and explain monthly variances to budget.
  • Provide assistance with monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting. 
  • Participate corporate treasury/cash management functions and tax and certain regulatory compliance work.
  • Prepare quarterly and annual work papers for the outside auditors.
  • Aid with special projects and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance responsibilities, when needed.



  • Three (3) TO Five (5) years of finance or accounting experience, preferably in a multi-location setting.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related degree.  
  • Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong problem solving and creative skills with an ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Strong ability to work in changing environment and see through complexity.
  • Ability to be effective in a highly matrixed environment, to effectively communicate with and influence all levels of the organization and drive change.
  • Solid understanding of and experience with quantitative and qualitative analysis with a financial analysis acumen.
  • Proficiency with Excel, PowerPoint, and Word tools.
  • Demonstrated successful experience in working in a demanding, high performance work environment and team-oriented culture.


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