Staff Accountant

Full Time
Travel not required

Job Description

We have an immediate need for a full time staff accountant to provide accounting operational support for our company. Candidates must be organized and detail-oriented, be able to work independently, and demonstrate the ability to be discrete. To be successful, this person will need to apply technical accounting knowledge and analytical skills. A minimum of 3 years of experience working for a Federal Government Contractor is a must.  Experience required in Government Contracts and cost accounting in the following types of contracts: Cost Reimbursement, IDIQ, Competitive, CPFF, CPAF, Firm-Fixed Price. Experience on DHS contracting environment is plus. Experience with contracts administration and benefits administration would be a bonus.


  • Report directly to the company owners
  • Spearhead the way we build our growing accounting section, which involves processes, systems, and policies
  • Prepare and present financials and associated reports
  • Maintain accounting procedures and controls and monthly accounting calendar
  • Support proposal activity and help to create pricing responses to RFP and RFQs
  • Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for pricing decisions and contract negotiations
  • Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Process payroll in-house and reconcile all tax liability accounts
  • Manage accounts payable, receivable, expense reimbursements and allocations, payroll, tax filing, and time tracking
  • Stay up to date on accounting and time-keeping systems to comply with DCAA regulations 


  • An undergraduate major in Accounting or related field
  • Must have good knowledge of general accounting theories, principles and practices with a solid knowledge of Government accounting.
  • Government contract accounting experience
  • Cost accounting standards and FAR/DFARs knowledge
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software package (required)
  • Highly detail-oriented and organized
  • High proficiency in computers and standard office applications (Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to exercise good judgment with strong ethical values
  • Provide superior customer service to our employees, client, and partners 

ABOUT SIMONCOMPUTING, INC. SimonComputing is dedicated to simplifying the process of building software. We specialize in developing technically challenging Java based applications and serve clients in the public and private sectors.

We are committed to a positive work-life balance for all of our employees. Our generous benefits package is responsive to our staff's personal needs and includes:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Disability and life insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Paid leave (holiday, sick and vacation)
  • Employee referral bonuses
  • 529 college savings plan
  • Education reimbursement 

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We are an equal opportunity employer

Dice Id : 10199892
Position Id : 597250
Originally Posted : 7 years ago
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