Manager, Accounting

Tatum Executive Services

Vienna, VA

Vienna, VA, US
Vienna, VA
7 days ago
job summary:

Manager, Accounting

The main focus of this position is to lead a team of accountants in the execution of financial accounting processes by appropriately applying federal and industry regulations and standards to support the accurate and proper reconciliation and maintenance of the organization's financial statements and reports. Assist in leading the operational strategy and ensure the alignment with the division and corporate goals. This department is currently working remotely and plans to be back in their Northern Virginia offices by early 2022.

location: Vienna, Virginia
job type: Permanent
salary: $125,000 - 145,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 4 Years

- Assist in overseeing and directing accounting activities required to ensure financial records reflecting the proper application of industry standards to include account reconciliations, analytics and variance analysis

- Coordinate the month-end closing process; review and monitor entries to ensure accuracy of the balance sheet and income statement accounts

- Apply broad knowledge and ensure compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Accounting Standard Codification (ASC) by applying accounting standards in the preparation of financial statements

- Identify simple assumptions, accounting methods and instances of incorrect application of GAAP/ASC; quantify the impact of such treatment and recommend solutions

- Supervise and ensure the proper classification of transactions, funds and the resolution of misapplied funds or outstanding items

- Interpret emerging accounting policies and make recommendations for in-house application and changes to internal practices to remain in compliance

- Supervise and lead in the conducting of in-depth analysis to identify, isolate and resolve discrepancies; contribute to quality control and process improvement

- Lead and manage the investigation and resolution of complex discrepancies, data entry errors and out of balance situations; prepare and present recommendations for immediate action or proposals for policy changes to prevent losses

- Assist in leading projects to include development and integration testing for new or enhanced automated financial accounting systems

- Serve as point of contact for inquiries, problem resolution and audit responses for internal and external business partners

- Stay abreast and ensure compliance with federal/state and industry standards/principles, company practices, policies and procedures

- Develop team capabilities, provide growth opportunities and guide career objectives to ensure staff retention and engagement


- Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA highly preferred

- Experience in supervising and leading/guiding employees

- Experience in public or private accounting applying complex accounting treatments and resolving complex accounting issues

- FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For®

- FORTUNE® Best Workplaces for Millennials

- Forbes® America's Best Employers

Salary for this position is $125,000 - 145,000 + bonus

If interested please send resume to

skills: $1 - 2 billion

For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.

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About the Company

Tatum Executive Services

Tatum provides on-demand C-suite executives and senior-level professionals to help companies manage critical initiatives in accounting, finance, technology, compliance and transactions. We partner with clients to address challenges arising at any stage of the business life cycle, and frequently serve as trusted advisers to the Office of the CFO or CIO. Providing senior-level interim and project consultants in addition to highly regarded executive search services, Tatum’s experts help you address complex issues not easily solved from within the organization. Backed by our global parent company Randstad and a national footprint of offices in key markets, Tatum is ready to mobilize locally anywhere in the country.

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  • On-demand C-Suite Leadership for Interim, Project, or Permanent Needs
  • Direct Report Staff Augmentation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Transaction Support
  • Carve Out Preparation & Execution
  • Finance Function Assessment & Process Improvement
  • Working Capital Improvement & Cash Flow Management
  • Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Restructuring & Turnarounds
  • CFO Agenda
  • Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • System Selection & Implementation
  • IT Assessment
  • Technology Integration
  • IT Strategy
  • Project and Problem Remediation
  • Data Analysis and Security
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