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Deloitte Federal Accounting - Consultant (Rosslyn, VA) in Rosslyn, Virginia

Join our team and begin tackling critical issues at all levels of government in a team-focused environment with an emphasis on personal and professional growth. Now more than ever, organizations need support to address pressing needs in accounting, budgeting/forecasting, financial reporting, assurance, and internal controls. Accounting & Internal Controls (A&IC) is well-positioned to help our clients address their most urgent finance transformation needs. If you are interested in helping organizations effectively managefinancial risks, then our team would be a great fit for you!

Work you'll do:

  • Analyze financial information, develop effective accounting strategies, ensure compliance with federal regulations and standards, and deliver results that enhance the financial health and performance of our clients' operations.

  • Assist clients with optimizing their accounting and financial reporting operations.

  • Advise our clients on technical accounting and internal control matters.

  • Implement technical solutions to improve financial management activities.

  • Perform accounting research and provide clear and concise guidance to government clients that is rooted in laws and regulations.

  • Support ad hoc requests such as researching topical accounting/auditing issues, developing, and reviewing position papers, providing integration support, etc.

  • Identify ways to improve efficiency and effectiveness of financial business processes.

  • Assist clients in analyzing projects and programs to identify risks and help develop, apply, and monitor mitigation.

  • Assist in proposal development, as requested

The Team:

Deloitte's Government and Public Services (GPS) practice - our people, ideas, technology and outcomes-is designed for impact. Serving federal, state, & local government clients as well as public higher education institutions, our team of over 15,000+ professionals brings fresh perspective to help clients anticipate disruption, reimagine the possible, and fulfill their mission promise.

Our team provides resources to help clients manage their core accounting and financial reporting functions, as well as solutions to help them achieve their controls and finance transformation aspirations. Our professionals keep up with emerging regulatory guidance along with industry and business trends to assist financial organizations. We develop solutions to data complexities tohelp our clients achieve optimal finance transformation and meet their digital controllership goals and objectives.



  • 1+ year(s) of experience in accounting with a strong understanding of federal accounting practices.

  • In-depth knowledge of GAAP and federal financial regulations.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Information Technology/Systems, Business, Finance or another Business-related field

  • Ability to perform job responsibilities that requires professionals to co-locate in person 2-3 days per week

  • Travel up to 40% on average, based on work you do and the clients and the industries/sectors you serve.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future.


  • Possess Interim Secret or Secret Level clearance, highly preferred.

  • Experience performing financial statement audits and/or auditability assessments.

  • Consulting experience in any of the following areas: business process improvement, financial management policies and procedures, financial system integrations, etc.

  • 1+ year(s) of experience improving federal accounting and transaction processes.

  • Knowledge of Financial Improvement and Audit Remediation (FIAR), Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 or OMB Circular A-123 documentation testing and reporting requirements.

  • Familiarity with U.S. government financial accounting systems.

  • Certifications including CPA, CDFM, CGFM, CFA, CIA.




Information for applicants with a need for accommodation:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.