Sr. Accounting Clerk in Sully Station, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

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Job Description

SR Account Clerk

Job Location Centreville, VA US

You see the trees and the forest

What some may consider a small oversight can cause a major work problem. That’s why we need a keen observer like you who notes the out-of-place crack before it spreads into a disastrous gap. You have a meticulous work ethic, founded on attention to every element of a situation. We hold your skills in high esteem and can’t wait to hear from you.

Ready to put your accounting and clerical skills to work with departments and teams that change the urban fabric of our community? Would you enjoy assisting top level Accounting managers helping to keep projects running on task? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Accounting Clerk for our rapidly expanding cyber security team located in both Centreville, VA and Huntsville, VA. Parsons extensive experience combined with your attention to detail and willingness to work hard will propel your career forward. We need our Clerks at this level to compile information for accounting records. In this role, under general supervision, you will complete a variety of clerical duties in support of an accounting function.  Our Clerks receive, sort, and prepare accounting information for input into the accounting system or for use by other departments, suppliers, and/or clients

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma (or equivalent) is preferred
  • 3-4 years relevant experience
  • Costpoint experience
  • Superb organizational skills
  • Can produce written procedural documentation to be used by the team
  • Training and/or experience in clerical functions within an accounting unit, including basic data entry.
  • Basic PC skills including, but not limited to, MS Windows, MS Word, and MS Excel. 
  • Must have good communications skills, be able to work as part of a team, and be able to follow instructions accurately.

Responsibilities:

  • Receives accounting information from internal or external sources including other sections of the Finance Department, other departments or divisions, subsidiary companies, suppliers, clients, etc.
  • Sorts and compares information by supplier, client, account number, and/or cost center.  Audits information for conformance to requirements.
  • Compiles information for accounting records.  Sorts and compares information by supplier, client, account number, and/or cost center.  Audits information for conformance to requirements.
  • Processes financial records.  Prepares vouchers, journals, and other reports.  Inputs information into a computerized accounting system. 
  • Prepares information for use by other departments, clients, and/or suppliers.
  • Prepares ledgers of accounting activities, as well as reconciliations and/or proofs. 
  • Answers inquiries and prepares standard analyses. 
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
  • Problem solver, that can generate reports that track incoming invoices, track backlog of problem invoices and route incoming work as needed.

People. Progress. Technology.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.