Senior Manager, Government Contract Advisory and Accounting - Mc Lean , Virginia, United States, 22109

CohnReznick currently has an exciting career opportunity for a Senior Manager to join in the Government Contract Advisory and Accounting teamlocated in our Tysons, VA office.

If you are:
  • A highly dedicated professional with impressive credentials and driven by new challenges and growth opportunities
  • A team player who believes in providing world-class client service to great clients
  • Looking for a work environment that values and promotes camaraderie, collaboration and giving back to the community
We offer:
  • Endless opportunities to contribute to the 11th largest professional services firm in the US
  • A unique culture that values collaboration in everything we do
  • A team of professionals driven by a sense of excellence, integrity, commitment to lifelong learning, respect for one another, adaptability, and making a difference
  • A network of 2,700 professionals committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and giving back to the communities in which we live and work
  • Varied career paths supported by strong professional development programs and resources
  • A flexible work environment with competitive benefits
This position works directly with Partners of the firm. Your focus will initially be on the following five areas:
  • Advisory services
  • Client relations and engagement management
  • Personal and professional development
  • Support the growth of the practice
  • Mentoring and developing seniors and associates
CohnReznick's Government Contract Industry Practice is currently seeking a senior manager in our advisory service practice to be a part of our practice that continues to grow year over year.
Specific duties include:
  • Perform and oversee advisory services to government contractors in the following areas:
  • Policies and procedures development, and internal control development and implementation.
  • Perform business system readiness assessments and mock audits for Accounting, Estimating, CPSR, and Property Systems.
  • Accounting support in the areas of:
    • Indirect rate review
    • Financial statement analysis
    • Process improvement consulting
    • General ledger and budget analysis
    Project/Task Management
    • Accept responsibility for, and complete engagements in accordance with client time and budget expectations.
    • Make effective use of firm resources to complete a project.
    • Manage multiple client projects at any given time.
    • Promotes teamwork and cooperation within the office. Fosters effective relationships with clients and referral sources.
    • Exhibits strong leadership skills and identifies and solves problems with team.
    • Work with Partners to lead the advisory services practice, oversee staff development and scheduling.
    Personal and Professional Development
    • Earn confidence, trust and respect from clients and colleagues.
    • Continually develop technical skills and industry knowledge. Demonstrate initiative, resourcefulness, creativity and independent thinking.
    • Attend local professional and business organization functions, as well as networking events. Participate in presentations on technical matters.
    • Represent the firm in positive and professional manner.
    • Demonstrate sound business judgment and participate in management of the practice group.
    • Actively participate in CohnReznick internal development programs, including staff training courses.
    • Participates in proposal writing, prospecting meetings and oral presentations to secure new clients.
    • Provides mentorship and leadership to developing staff members.
    Required Skills:
    • Education: BS/BA in Accounting or Finance; has obtained or is actively sitting for the CPA exam and meets the necessary requirements to license immediately upon completion of the CPA exam a plus
    • Minimum 10-15 years of experience in public accounting or other relevant experience
    • Excellent analytical, technical, and advisory skills
    • Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships
    • Excellent written, interpersonal, and presentation skills
    • Strong research skills in FAR
    • Proven technical skills with MS Office applications such as Excel, Word, and Outlook; audit software, and Caseware / CCH Engagement Manager experience a plus
    • Functional user of Deltek Costpoint and Deltek GCS Premier a must
      • Experience with Jamis, Quickbooks, and Unanet a plus
      • Must have experience in financial statement preparation
      • Extensive experience with Indirect Rates and Incurred Cost Submissions
        • Strong working knowledge of DFARS business system requirements
          • Solid organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to multi-task
          • Solid understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
          • Ability to do local travel (MD, DC, VA)
          • U.S. Citizen