We are searching for either an Accountant or Senior Accountant to join our team at our Alexandria, VA Headquarters. The primary responsibilities include preparation of journal entries, account analysis and balance sheet account reconciliations; month-end closings; treasury and cash management functions; fixed asset accounting; assisting in the audit and budgeting process; Sales and Business tax filings and other tasks as assigned.
*2 to 5 years experience in General Ledger accounting
*BA or BS Degree, Accounting major
*Strong analytical skills
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Intermediate MS Excel
*Proficient in other MS Office applications
*Ability to prioritize; meet deadlines; work independently; multi-task; manage others and work effectively as a team player.
*Ability to research accounting principles and practices; translate, communicate and apply findings in practice.
*Fixed asset accounting system experience
*Great Plains system experience
*Insurance industry experience ( P&C preferred)