Government Contracting Advisory Services Senior Consultant

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause - Tysons, VA3.2

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $69,000 - $96,000 a year
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with over 33,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.

It’s an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!

Due to the continued growth of our Government Contracting Advisory Services Practice, we are currently seeking a Senior Consultant for our Tysons, VA office. Our Practice includes: Certified Public Accountants, Certified Internal Auditors, Certified Fraud Examiners, former industry leaders and contract experts who have the technical expertise to deliver exceptional results tailored to meet the needs and offer solutions to our clients. Our leadership team speaks and publishes frequently on critical issues facing government contractors, and serve in a leadership capacity in a number of professional organizations.

As a Senior Consultant in one of the nation’s preeminent government contract consulting practices, you will work with a select group of professionals aligned in an entrepreneurial environment, to provide government contractor clients service offerings that span all stages of the government contracting lifecycle to include:

FAR/CAS/OMB Circular Consultation
DCAA/OIG Audit Support
Compliance Program Development
Indirect Rate Structuring
Request for Equitable Adjustment/Claims
Government Audit Support Services
Pricing Strategy and Proposal Preparation
GSA Federal Supply Schedule Contracting
Contract Management Services
Fraud Investigations/Forensic Accounting
Incurred Cost Submission Preparation
Litigation / Dispute / Expert Testimony Services
At Baker Tilly, you will find that your specialized experience and technical depth will allow you to quickly contribute to on-going engagements while at the same time, have the opportunity to be challenged by new engagements and advance your technical potential. As a member of our team, you will also contribute to some of the most important activities in our firm which include operating and growing the business, serving the client, developing the best people, and shaping our culture.


Prepare and submit required reports accurately and timely coordinate the preparation of materials
Contribute to the general management of the Consulting Practice and develop and implement a personal plan which sets goals for professional and practice development
Deliver exceptional client service in all client interactions and projects
Communicate effectively, both internally and to clients, including those at an executive level
Provide coaching and mentoring to junior level staff
Work with MS Project/Excel, Access, SQL Server, Tableau, and various database platforms in support of complex pricing analyses and investigations
Interact directly with Partners and leadership on client and engagement management
BS in Accounting or Finance Advanced Degree highly desired
CPA or ability to sit for the CPA highly desired.
Three (3) plus years of related experience in professional services/or industry
Understanding of general GAAP and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) and/FAR
Demonstrated analytical, problem-solving, organizational, interpersonal, communication skills and solid Microsoft Office skills required
Ability to provide exceptional client service, demonstrate commitment to continuous learning, display appropriate ethical knowledge and commitment and exhibit a sense of urgency and commitment to quality and the timely completion of duties
The ability to work effectively in a team environment with all levels of client personnel in various industries
Excellent written/verbal communications and collaboration skills
Ability to travel as needed for clients and work non-traditional work hours due to client demands