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Assistant Controller at Global Science & Technology

Posted on 7/28/2020

Contact Info

Name Jamil Luckett
Address 7855 Walker Drive
Suite 200
Greenbelt, MD 20744
Phone 301-474-9696

Global Science & Technology, Inc. (GST), a mid-size, nationwide scientific and high technology company, seeks an experienced Assistant Controller to support a growing federal government contractor. The position is in Fairmont, WV.

Duties:
• Support the Controller in day-to-day activities
• Timely month-end financial close to include but not limited to financial statement preparation; reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and journal entry preparation and recording
• Coordinate financial audits (CPA, Government, Bank) with the Controller and CFO
• Primary responsibility for ALL audit inquiries/responses, subject to the supervision of the Controller
• Delegation and oversight of data entry tasks with junior accounting staff
• Ensure we comply with regulatory and in-house standards and best practices
• Establish and maintain internal control systems in accordance with GST’s written accounting procedures
• Reconcile accounts monthly (GL/Bank)
• Assist with and/or be hands on with the processing and submission of invoices
• Review financial data on a quarterly basis and consult with the Controller about problems or discrepancies

Required Education/Experience/Skills:
• BA/BS in Accounting. CPA preferred (not required)
• 5 years with a Federal government contractor
• Requisite knowledge of US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
• Knowledge of FAR and cost accounting requirements for government contracts
• Proficiency in MS Office Suite, with advanced skills in Excel
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
• Excellent analytical, organizational, oral and written skills
• Deltek Costpoint experience highly preferred

Physical Qualification(s) Required:
• Ability use a computer

Mental Qualification(s) Required:
• Ability to think on one's feet

Selected applicants will be subject to a government background investigation.

GST offers competitive salaries; vacation, sick, and holiday leave; major medical, dental, life, long-term and short-term disability insurance; 401K retirement plan; tuition assistance; and opportunities for employee career growth and development.

You may also fax your resume to (240) 366-5994. If you need assistance, please call 301-474-9696.