|Date Posted||September 16, 2021|
Position Title: Accountant
Position Number: 382296
Location: Henrico, VA 23238
Position Type: Long Term Contract
Required Skill Set:
Accounting, PeopleSoft, Reconciliation
**Only U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. can be considered as W2 candidates.**
Job Title: Accountant
Duration: 6 Months minimum - Extension is likely
Start Date: 09/27/2021
Location: Office is located in West Creek, Henrico, VA (Would need to be onsite in some capacity in November / subject to change)
Interviews: Possibly two zoom video interviews /
Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
This candidate will be part of a cross-functional project team designed to deliver against corporate initiatives for a line of business. Key responsibilities will be associated with the implementation of corporate initiatives that have impacts to Finance
systems and processes. Candidate will possess strong accounting knowledge, balance sheet reconciliation, and comfort working with multiple applications and platforms. Candidate should also understand upstream and downstream processes that will impact Finance.
Support Card Accounting on cross functional project team dealing directly with the business, technology, and vendors.
Provide input to impact assessment to proposed projects with a wide financial lens on multiple platforms and applications.
Execute requirements / solutions that support projects and accounting objectives within the specified timeframes.
Provide input to risk assessments with mitigation plans that include test strategies.
Perform test execution based on strategies with ability to adapt easily to changing circumstances.
Present and document project progress to key project stakeholders.
Create, maintain, and update project artifacts such as process flows
Able to identify process improvements and lead change where applicable
Provide support to production teams, BAU, as projects are launched by setting up post monitoring plans, and working with BAU on updates to procedures.
Bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, or finance
2 years accounting or finance experience
Project management experience is a plus
Strong knowledge of financial statements and reconciliation practices
MS Office software proficient – Excel, PowerPoint, VISIO
PeopleSoft application experience is a plus
Reconciliation system experience (ReconPlus Preferred)
Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, and collaboration skills
Self-starter with an ability to take a proactive approach
Agile methodology experience (Preferred)