GaN Corporation is now accepting resumes for an Accountant. This position requires initiative, multi-tasking skills and ability to work efficiently with minimal supervision on all assignments.
GaN hires creative and independent thinkers who have a desire to grow personally and professionally as well as to help GaN grow as a company. Our team consists of people with exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills who are amiable and outgoing. We are always ethical partners with our customers, maintaining a professional demeanor while being dedicated to superior customer service, quality, and team building. To be a part of this team, you must be self-motivated and self-directed to work independently, but also be open and communicative to work as a team to exceed all GaN and customer expectations.
GaN Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other legally protected classifications.
Key job components will include: 1) Payroll, 2) Invoicing, 3) Pricing support for proposal development, and 4) Financial analysis at the operations level. This position will be audited by a 3rd party accountant.
Individual will obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting, general ledger structure, FAR, and GAAP.
Ensure an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly, and year end close and accurate and timely processing of positive pay transactions.
Ensure monthly and quarterly Bank Compliance activities are performed and that daily banking requirements are met.
Oversee the general ledger to ensure that all financial reporting deadlines are met.
Monitor and analyze department work to develop more efficient procedures to enhance workflow.
Ensure a timely year-end audit.
Complete budget and forecasting activities.
Advise staff regarding the handling of non-routine reporting transactions.
Respond to inquiries from the management team.
Bachelors degree in Accounting, Business or a related field
5+ years experience in the accounting department of a government contractor with exposure to multiple contract types
5+ years of progressive accounting or finance experience to include A/P, A/R, and payroll
3+ years of experience in financial reporting related to DoD contracts
Working Knowledge of the FAR, DFAR, and other supplemental regulations
Experience using Deltek, GCS Premier, and/or CostPoint
Experience working closely with ADP
Strong Excel and Word skills, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills
Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner
Ensure that all reasonable discounts are taken on accounts payable
Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly
Process payroll in a timely manner
Ensure that periodic bank reconciliations are completed
Maintain chart of accounts
Maintain an orderly accounting filing system
Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions
Issue timely and complete financial statements
Issue timely and accurate invoices to government customers
Coordinate the preparation of corporate annual reports
Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics
Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts
Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management
Provide for a system of management cost reports
Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit
Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
Must be able to multi-task, work well under pressure, and meet deadlines
Experience using Impromptu
Experience in process and procedure improvement
Experience in business development with cost analysis, cost volume preparation, or pricing support
Must be a U.S. Citizen
Must possess Security Clearance specified below
Security Type Needed:
About Huntsville, Alabama USA:
Huntsville is a city centrally located in the northernmost part of the U.S. state of Alabama. It is located in Madison County and extends west into neighboring Limestone County. Huntsville is the county seat of Madison County, and the fourth-largest city in Alabama. Huntsville is the largest city in the four-county Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area, which in 2008 had a total population of 545,770.
Today, Huntsville is one of the most recognized cities in the Southeast – consistently named as one of the best places to live and work by a variety of national publications. The city is regularly named as a premier location for both business and quality of life. In 2009, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance named Huntsville as America’s Best City.
Technology, space, and defense industries have a major presence here with the Army’s Redstone Arsenal, NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center, and Cummings Research Park. In addition, Huntsville is home to several Fortune 500 companies and boasts a broad base of manufacturing, retail, and service industries. The quality of life and cost of living is exceptional, with a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities.