Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) has an opening for an Accounting Manager in its corporate office in Andover, MA. Responsibilities include managing and overseeing the daily operations of the accounting department, monitoring and analyzing accounting data, producing financial statements and reports and establishing and maintaining proper accounting methods and policies. The Accounting Manager oversees the monthly and annual closing process.
The Accounting Manager will evaluate practices related to estimates, labor reporting, pricing, cost reporting, and cost allocations, ensuring compliance with applicable regulations. The Accounting Manager will negotiate various matters such as cost impact statements, forward pricing, and proposed and final indirect rates used on government contracts with the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and/or other government representatives. This position reports to the CFO and is the primary liaison with external auditors.
Necessary skills include:
• Expert understanding of GAAP
• Expert understanding of government accounting principles and FAR regulations
• Ability to prepare, submit, and audit Annual Incurred Cost reports
• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
• Strong communication skills
Requirements include a bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance and at least seven years of specific government contracting experience along with knowledge of Deltek CostPoint software. Experience with financial audits and interfacing with DCAA is strongly preferred. MBA/CPA would be a plus.
PSI, founded in 1973, is a dynamic employee-owned business with a dozen locations across the U.S.
US Citizenship is required.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.