201888 - Senior Accounting Specialist
$35 to $45.00 DOE
12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Senior Accounting Specialist for a contract opportunity in Rockwall, TX.

This position is 100% onsite.

o Works both autonomously and with a team to complete all tasks with little supervision
o Collaborates with business units to effect efficient, accurate and compliant accounting
o Finalizes results and supplemental disclosure data and updating in consolidation software
o Performs special assignments and projects as needed
o Prepares routine journal entries and general ledger account reconciliations
o Researches issues and proposes corrective actions or transactions
o Reviews transactions to ensure appropriate accounting treatment
o Communicates with division contacts on processes, issue resolution, and problem solving
o Coordinates month end closing activities with division personnel to ensure reporting deadlines are met
o Supports internal and external audit requests
o Generates reports from the ERP system

o Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain DoD Security Clearance, which requires US citizenship
o 6+ years of accounting experience with comprehensive knowledge of GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley requirements

o Experience in public accounting/auditing is a plus
o Financial or accounting experience in a complex ERP environment is required
o Experience in preparing and reviewing account reconciliations and journal entries
o Knowledge / Exposure to Federal Acquisition Regulations and Cost Accounting Standards is a plus
o CPA Certification preferred
o Objective thinker, problem solver with ability to execute challenging tasks to completion.
o Flexible planner in terms of daily activities with ability to adeptly react to changing requirements and priorities
o Ability to multi-task in fast paced environment
o Exceptional organizational skills enabling monitoring of key due dates and activities
o Ability to develop broad, cooperative relationships with numerous groups and individuals

Accredited Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or other technical degree and six (6) years of relevant experience. A combination of education and experience may be considered.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Lori Worth
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x183 or (800) 927-9318 x183

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.