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Senior Accounting / Engagement Manager

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Kearney & Company

Alexandria, VA

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Job Description

Kearney & Company provides financial services exclusively to the Federal Government, including auditing, consulting, and technology services. Our commitment to our employees and clients as well as to dedication and trust, critical values to our Firm, have led to Kearney’s recognition as one of the leading accounting firms in the country. Based on our employees’ feedback, we are consistently rated a

Best Place to Work

. Employment at Kearney means a flexible, collaborative, and open-minded work environment. We hope it is your “first easy decision.” Learn more at

Kearney is currently seeking a Senior Accounting/Engagement Manager to join our Alexandria, VA area team. The Senior Accounting/Engagement Manager will oversee the execution of a financial statement engagement in a Federal Government Agency. This position requires a mastery of process documentation, risk assessment, data analysis, and writing skills. Other required skills are as follows:

Required Skills

Provide the first line of supervision to a team of accounting professionals and support staff

Develop engagement plans for a variety of entities and accounts

Responsible for the general oversight of the engagement, including overall work paper review

Ensure that the engagement team meets required milestones

Supervise and review work performed by other staff

Develop people through effectively delegating tasks and providing guidance to staff

Serve as a liaison between clients and upper management

Oversee daily operations of one or more engagements

Provide subject matter technical expertise to delivery team in financial management areas of financial reporting, internal control, and/or financial business systems

Review draft deliverables prepared by engagement teams and present final results to management

Manage the submission of deliverables to the client

Serve as an account lead responsible for developing business and relationships related to a client agency

Facilitate strategy discussions with Kearney's senior executives; be able to build consensus

Assist Partners in the creation of proposals, business development, and practice administration

Utilize technology to share knowledge with team members, develop skills, and continually learn

SME in Federal financial reporting, internal controls, and/or financial business systems

Supervise team of accounting professionals

Preferred client management

Required Experience

BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university in Accounting or Business Administration with a major in Accounting

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Minimum 6-7 years of accounting and/or auditing experience (Federal preferred)

Minimum of 3 years of financial statement audit experience (Federal preferred)

OMB A-123 experience preferred

CPA and/or CGFM highly desirable

Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a US Secret Security Clearance - ACTIVE Secret or Interim Secret Clearance is highly desirable

Kearney & Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other classification protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, regarding accessibility of our website, a modification or adjustment of the job application or interview process due to a disability, please call 703-236-2391 or email

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Job Location

Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Position Type



Company Profile
As a CPA firm established in 1985, Kearney & Company is founded upon strong ethical ideals, standards, and processes. Headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, we exclusively serve the Federal Government and have a history of providing outstanding service. We take pride in our ability to assist our clients in meeting their business objectives and challenges. At Kearney, earning our client's trust and the preservation of our good name are of paramount importance. Our practice areas include: Financial Services, CFO/Compliance Audits, Internal Controls/A-123 Assessments and Reviews, Program Management/IV&V and IT Services.

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