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Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America
JOB #R2102058

Senior Manager of Accounting Operations

ICF is growing and we are looking for a Senior Manager of Accounting Operations to join our team. As the Senior Manager of Accounting Operations you will be a key member of the Accounting and Finance team and will be responsible for leading high-visibility process improvement initiatives, business operations analytics, and supporting accounting daily activities. You will need to develop and maintain strong working relationships and partnerships with members of the Finance and Accounting organization (F&A), Operations & Program Control teams (Ops), and Business Transformation Team (BTO).  The ideal candidate will be a Subject Matter Expert with proven expertise across a variety of business operations functions such as project control, financial reporting & analysis, and accounting. Currently our team is working from home. We look forward to returning to our offices later this year.

What you will do:

  • Provide leadership and support to high-visibility, cross-functional, transformational initiatives across Sales-to-Cash (S2C), Procure-to-Pay (P2P), Record-to-Report (R2R), and Hire-to-Retire (H2R)

  • Team with internal partners to support Costpoint (CP) system optimization, ERP centralization, M&A integration, and other special projects

  • Lead and support tactical accounting-focused process improvement initiatives

  • Develop and maintain financial reporting dashboard for accounting operations

  • Actively troubleshoot day-to-day accounting operations challenges

  • Identify opportunities for accounting process acumen development

  • Create accounting operations training collateral and lead related training sessions

  • Other duties as assigned

What you will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited university or equivalent work experience

  • 10+ years of experience in accounting/finance with increasing responsibility

  • 5+ years of Federal contracting experience in an accounting/finance function

  • Experience w/ Costpoint 7+ and Cognos 10+

  • Proven experience in leading projects within the accounting function

  • Ability to successfully work both independently and collaboratively across functions

  • Proven experience in developing financial models, reporting, analysis, and forecasting

  • Comprehensive knowledge of end-to-end processes (i.e. S2C, P2P)

  • Demonstrated success in project control is a plus

  • Solid Microsoft Excel skills (pivot tables, vlookups, charts, macros, etc.)

What we would like:

  • MBA/CPA is a plus

Professional Skills:

  • Adept at leading initiatives with a focus on troubleshooting and continuous improvement

  • Solid analytical skills with strong attention to detail

  • High self-motivation and drive to take initiative

  • Excellent written and oral communication

  • Strong and effective change management skills

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Fairfax, VA (VA01)


Who is ICF?

A global consulting services company with +7,000 people across +70 countries, but we are not your typical consultants.

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