Finance and Accounting Consultant

Life Cycle Engineering - Washington, DC4.2

Full-timeEstimated: $64,000 - $84,000 a year

Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) is a privately held, employee-owned company with an emphasis on "doing the right thing the right way”, which applies to the way we treat our customers and employees. We are proud to have been recognized as a "Best Place to Work” for 13 years running! Learn more below and at

Finance and Accounting Consultant (AOC)

Position Summary:
As a finance and accounting consultant, you will assist the Army in improving and/or executing processes related to financial statement compilation and reporting, audit response and remediation in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and/or Statements of Federal Financial Accounting Standards (SFFAS).

Contract Requirements:
Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance

Essential Functions and Responsibilities (will include some but not all of the following):

Assist with the implementation of current corrective action plans
Help develop corrective action plans based on auditor findings
Help generate and reconcile trial balances
Sustain and enhance business process documentation
Improve auditability of business processes related property, plant and equipment (PP&E)
Facilitate the Army’s response to external audit
Work in internal controls, risk, business process improvement, developing CAPs, financial statement audit, audit readiness, etc.

Required Education, Skills, and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Information Technology or Business Management
2 years of federal financial experience
Master degree is preferred
CPA or CISA or PMP or CGFM or CDFM preferred
Experience in SAP or GFEBS is a plus
Specific knowledge of Army or military procurement and acquisition processes is a plus

Physical Demands and Expectations:
Regular physical activity to include walking, climbing stairs, and standing; frequent periods of prolonged sitting may be required.
Ability to speak, read, hear, and write, with or without assistance.

This position description represents a summary of the major components and requirements of the outlined job. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned or required as business needs dictate. Questions regarding this description should immediately be addressed to the department manager or to Human Resources.


Our mission is to enable people and organizations to achieve their full potential.

As a professional services organization, our mission is focused on our clients' people and organizations. It is our company's cornerstone belief that we will not lead the industry in assisting our clients unless we excel at helping our own people and teams reach their full potential.


Our corporate culture encourages personal and professional growth because LCE's success depends on the talent, professionalism and commitment of its employees. LCE is a strengths-based organization focused on turning individual talents into strengths and then turning individual strengths into organizational performance that supports our clients' success.


Affordable Medical/Dental/Vision Plans for employees and their families.
Free Employee Life and Disability Insurance, with supplemental coverage options available.
Health Savings Account and Flexible Benefit Account options
Company matched 401K & company-funded Employee Stock Ownership Program
Paid Vacation, Holidays, & Sick Leave
Continuing Education & Professional Development Programs at all levels
Flexible Schedules & Relaxed Dress code
Employer-sponsored events, social collaboration, and open communication
Free access to an extensive online training library, including certification prep
Bonus Program for outstanding contributions, Employee Referral Program, numerous Recognition Opportunities, and more…

  • Benefits may vary by business unit & location.
Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that LCE take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, because of or on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation, and any other status protected by applicable state law. In addition, LCE will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because such employee or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the employee or applicant or another employee or applicant. LCE shall also abide by the requirements of 29 CFR Part 471, Appendix A.