Leidos Lead Accountant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Leidos Corporate Finance Group has an opening for a Lead Accountant in Oak Ridge, TN. The Lead Accountant, whose primary responsibilities will include lease accounting, reports to the General Accounting Manager.
Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
Implementation of the ASC 842 leasing standard
Maintain leasing data in CoStar system, including uploading data, manually entering data, producing reports, etc.
Prepare lease accounting footnotes and disclosures to support financial reporting requirements
Evaluate contracts for embedded leases
Research and stay abreast of accounting leasing standards to maintain compliance with GAAP
Prepare and record journal entries to account for leasing transactions
Support the gathering of information for internal and external auditors and government compliance reviews
Respond timely and professionally to inquiries
Interface with corporate departments and business operations as needed
Ensure compliance with relevant Leidos accounting policies, GAAP, SOX, FAR and DCAA requirements
Escalate unresolved issues to direct supervisor
Bachelor's degree in Accounting and 2+ years of experience in Accounting or Finance-related field.
Good verbal and written communication skills; attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office with strong skills in Excel
Shared service center accounting experience
Public accounting experience
Hyperion and accounting systems experience (Deltek Costpoint preferred)
CoStar (leasing software) systems experience
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Corporate REQNUMBER: R-00003049
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.