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Senior Associate - Government Contracting Consultant

Cherry Bekaert is proud to announce70 years of Elite Accounting and Advisory services for our clients. Our shared values, including uncompromising integrity, a passion for excellence and mutual respect have helped us get here. If these values align with yours, we‚ d like to hear from you. Help us continue in our success as aSenior Associate - Government Contracting Consultantin our Government Contract Consulting Practice. The position is part of our Washington, D.C. Practice located in Tysons, VA.
What your day looks like:
  • Work closely with Partners, Managers, Associates and our clients on the following types of projects:
  • Compliance and Gap Assessments (FAR, DFARS, CAS, etc.)
  • Interface with DCAA or DCMA on audit issues on behalf of our clients
  • Assist with business systems implementations
  • Advise on indirect cost structures and provide analysis and/or modeling to assist clients with their methodologies
  • Incurred cost submission review and/or preparation
  • Assist with contract pricing and estimating
  • Conduct Cost& Price Analysis
  • Conduct walkthroughs and assist with developing processes, policies and procedures
  • Assist with contract close outs
  • Provide contract management support
  • Provide training to clients

What you need for this role:
An ideal fit for our firm displays a passion for superior client service, uncompromising integrity, excellent project management abilities, and leadership skills. We‚ re a fast-paced and dynamic environment so a strong sense of urgency will fit right in!
  • Bachelor‚ s degree in either Accounting or Finance; other degrees and additional years of experience may be substituted in certain circumstances
  • Must possess knowledge of basic accounting principles, as well as strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience preferred with the complying, auditing, or advising Company‚ s with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) or other applicable Federal regulations
  • DCAA or DCMA experience is preferred
  • CPA or CPA candidate is preferred
  • Self-motivated with the ability to multi-task and to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment
  • Must be detail-oriented and well-organized
  • Demonstrates flexibility to adapt to a fast paced environment with multiple priorities
  • Completes assignments on time and with a high degree of accuracy and completeness
  • Demonstrates ability to manage time effectively to meet needs of the organization and customers
  • Comfortable with client and firm travel

What you can expect from us:
  • Collaborative environment focused on career and leadership development
  • Flexible work arrangements with generous PTO
  • Competitive salary and bonus program
  • ‚ Dress for your Day‚ policy
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