Staff Accountant

Bowman Consulting Group - Chantilly, VA3.2

Full-timeEstimated: $43,000 - $57,000 a year
Bowman Consulting has an opportunity for a dynamic entry-level Staff Accountant to join our corporate office in Chantilly, Virginia. Our corporate office will be relocating to Reston, Virginia in April 2019.

Success doesn’t just happen. It’s the result of thoughtful planning and focused action. At Bowman Consulting, we work with intention to deliver outstanding project results, build long-lasting relationships and grow our organization to serve a constantly changing marketplace. Our people define our business success and we compensate accordingly. We also offer award-winning training programs and feature a truly innovative corporate culture.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Assist with month-end closing, including preparing and entering journal entries and reconciling general ledger accounts.
Assist in the development of the internal monthly financial statements and year-end audit financial statements.
Collect appropriate data, prepare and file sales and use tax returns.
Work with staff in various office locations to reconcile monthly petty cash accounts
Maintain schedules and files for such items as leases, vehicles, other fixed assets and prepaid items.
Act as occasional back-up for the Cash Receipts Specialist and A/P Coordinator as needed.
Assist Controller with special projects to facilitate the effective functioning of the Finance Department.
Position Requirements
Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field required
CPA candidate preferred but not required
Familiarity with the monthly closing cycle, accounting principles, and financial reporting highly desired
General understanding of integrated computer applications and/or ERP systems/software such as, Microsoft Office Suite applications, Deltek Vision, or other enterprise software, etc.
Must possess strong analytical and technical skills and the ability to prepare account analysis, perform account reconciliations and prepare reports on a monthly and ad hoc basis
Excellent organization and communication skills
Excellent attention to detail
Previous experience with Payroll, Cash Applications, or Accounts Payable processes a plus.
Note: The position description is intended as a summary only of key duties. Other related duties may be assigned as appropriate.

For immediate consideration, please apply now and include cover letter with salary requirements.

Bowman Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Bowman Consulting Group does not sponsor any visa applications for this position. The successful candidate must be able to provide evidence of identity and legal authorization to work in the United States.