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Job #: R-00003004
Location: Oak Ridge, TN
Category: Accounting
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Corporate

Job Description:

Leidos Corporate Finance Group has an opening for an Accountant in Oak Ridge, TN. The Accountant reports to the General Accounting Manager.

  • Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
    • Research and allocate indirect suspense transactions
    • Prepare and record journal entries to clear suspense transactions
    • Assess suspense transactions for root causes and suggest improvements for overall process
    • Support the gathering of information for internal and external auditors and government compliance reviews
    • Prepare periodic & quarterly schedules to support DCAA and SOX requirements
    • Prepare periodic account reconciliations related to balance sheet accounts
    • Respond timely and professionally to inquiries
    • Interface with corporate departments (e.g. FP&A, Risk Management, Government Compliance, Accounting, and Tax) as needed
    • Ensure compliance with relevant Leidos accounting policies, GAAP, SOX, FAR and DCAA requirements
    • Escalate unresolved issues to direct supervisor

  • Required Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree in Accounting and 0-2 years of experience in Accounting related field. Additional years of relevant experience will be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree
    • Good verbal and written communication skills; attention to detail
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
    • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office with strong skills in Excel

  • Desired Qualifications:
    • Shared service center accounting experience
    • Public accounting experience
    • Hyperion and accounting systems experience (Deltek Costpoint preferred)
    • Blackline reconciliation software experience

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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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