Staff Accountant I

Location: Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 05-18-2018
Staff Accountant I
Fairfax, VA 22031
Eligible for Security Clearance
ATSG Corporation prides itself on our proven dedication to providing expert assistance to our government partners—without any surprises. We work hard to honor our commitment to our clients while ensuring our employees feel secure and empowered in their work. We take excellent care of our team so they may have the freedom and confidence to focus on their missions and provide nothing but the best output on the work site and at home.
The company provides a variety of services within the Intelligence Community. Our products may be diverse but the results are one and the same—on schedule, on budget, and completed with superior quality. We are experienced in areas such as Mobility, Enterprise Architecture, Data Processing, Law Enforcement Mission Support, and Acquisition Support. As an organization, we are consistently expanding our footprint in the contracting community.
We are presently identifying candidates for a Staff Accountant I who will join ATSG’s corporate accounting department. This position will assist the entire accounting department in a variety of accounting tasks and report directly to the Vice President of Finance.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance; or equivalent.
  • 0-2 years’ experience in accounting or related field.
  • Must be extremely proficient in Excel.
  • Demonstrate strong data gathering, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP and financial accounting.
  • Must be eligible to work in a government cleared environment and obtain the necessary security clearance. 

  • Experience with DCAA and government accounting.
  • Familiarity with corporate taxation principles.
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks, Concur Expense, ADP, Adaptive Insights, and PROCAS accounting systems.

  • Assists with AP and AR to include processing and administrating; expense reports, new vendors, monthly invoices, timesheets, disbursements, and approval workflows.
  • Documents and ensures proper file keeping of digital financial records.
  • Assists the finance department to maintain and configure several automated accounting systems to include QuickBooks, Concur Expense, ADP, Adaptive Insights, and PROCAS accounting systems.
  • Assists finance management with compliance based tasks. Such examples include audit support and reporting requirements to authorities such as the DCAA, DCMA, and IRS.
  • Assists with payroll related duties.
  • Prepares accounting records, including financial statements and other financial analysis within the finance department.
  • Supports finance management by researching topics and interpreting data to develop reports on an ad hoc basis.
*Candidates are encouraged to submit a .doc or .docx resume that explicitly addresses each of the requirements listed above.
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Equal access to programs, services and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Recruiting Team.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
To comply with Federal law, ATSG Corporation participates in E-Verify.  Successful candidates must pass the E-Verify process after hire.
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