Assistant Controller - Hybrid in McLean, VA

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Creative Financial Staffing
Mc Lean, Virginia
May 06, 2024
May 27, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
Assistant Controller - Hybrid in McLean, VA

About the Company and Opportunity:
  • Our long-time client is a government contractor located in McLean, VA looking to bring on a temporary Assistant Controller.
  • Duration: 6+ months
  • Hybrid (3 in, 2 out)
  • The leadership team is dedicated to employee success and love to promote from within.
  • Pay: $50-60/hr depending on experience.
  • Some of the employee reviews, include things like:
    • "My supervisors helped me with networking and career advancement."
    • "Challenging work environment that cultivates personal growth by constantly providing new opportunities."

Overview of the Assistant Controller role:
  • Prepares financial statements to summarize and forecast the company's financial status.
  • Produces and manages balance sheets and analyze future earnings and expenses.
  • Assists with management of accounting, auditing and budgeting within the organization.
  • Assists with preparations for audits.
  • Works to reconcile accounting inaccuracies or imbalances.
  • Ensures compliance with and prepare reports according to applicable government regulations.
  • Uses accounting software to maintain records and prepare reports.
  • Delegates accounting tasks to junior accounting staff.
  • Coordinates with and prepares reports for CFO and upper management.
  • Ad hoc projects.

Preferred Qualifications for the Assistant Controller:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or related is preferred
  • 5-10 years of experience in a senior-level finance or accounting position
  • Government Contracting experience is required
  • Costpoint is a plus
  • Advanced Excel skills - pivot tables, VLOOKUP's