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Job #: R-00023485
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Accounting
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Corporate

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Description

Job Description:

The Leidos Corporate Controller’s office has an opening for a Consolidations Lead in Reston, VA. You will play a critical role in Leidos’ monthly close and consolidation process and the timely and accurate preparation and filing of Leidos’ quarterly and annual SEC filings. This position reports to the Senior Manager of Consolidations within the Corporate Controller’s organization.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform the month-end close and consolidation process within Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) (receive and review all offline subsidiary submissions, ensure all entities have been promoted in HFM and all required documentation has been received)
  • Monitor submission of all waves of supplemental data, including web form data, ensuring all validation accounts are cleared and Financial Reporting is in agreement with the results
  • Request and review metadata changes to HFM for new accounts and divisions monthly, ensuring that accounts are properly classified in the financial statements
  • Request and review all necessary changes to the HFM application, including testing of data loads for new entities and system change/upgrade testing
  • Perform maintenance of all hierarchies within the HFM application
  • Perform all system validations between Costpoint, HFM and LPAs and resolve discrepancies with various systems’ teams
  • Perform reconciliations of test data and ensure mappings are appropriate at a financial statement level with regards to offline ledgers migrating to Costpoint
  • Work closely with the other systems’ teams to ensure all system changes are reflected properly throughout all applications with actual data or organizational information
  • Support the internal and external audit and quarterly review process by providing requested schedules in a timely manner
  • Recommend and implement process improvements to simplify, standardize and streamline efforts
  • Support ad hoc financial information requests and analyses
  • Maintain up-to-date process documentation for all assigned tasks
  • Maintain compliance with internal controls, policies and procedures
  • Communicate with HFM users and help troubleshoot any issues, provide HFM training and work through necessary changes in conjunction with the EPM team.
  • Other special projects as assigned

Required Qualifications:   

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or related field, coupled with 4+ years of prior relevant experience. Prior experience should also include public accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP and SEC regulations and their application to the preparation of financial statements
  • Sound attention to detail and strong analytic abilities necessary
  • Highly-developed excel skills and ability to learn new software rapidly, HFM experience desirable
  • Capable of working independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Effective communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA certification a plus
  • Prior experience in government contracting industry a plus

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Accounting

Leidos

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 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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