Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Tampa, Florida
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Senior Accountant (defense contract experience)

Parker + Lynch has partnered with a rapidly growing government contractor in the Tampa Bay area to help find a Senior Accountant with defense contract experience. This is a newly created position that will be the right-hand to the CFO and offers a growth path to Manager. Our client has tripled in size in the past year and offers stability, longevity, and a proven leadership team.

The Senior Accountant Job Responsibilities Include: 

  • Analyzing complex financial reports
  • Reviewing journal entries of junior accountants and mentoring junior staff
  • Performing variance analysis and preparing account reconciliations
  • Documenting and monitoring internal controls
  • Coding transactions within the accounting system according to GAAP and DCAA compliance


  • Bachelors in Accounting; CPA or pursuing CPA preferred
  • Extensive accrual accounting experience
  • DCAA/defense contract experience
  • QuickBooks or Deltek Costpoint experience preferred
  • Self-starter with strategic growth mindset

    If you are qualified and interested in this Senior Accountant job in Tampa Bay, please apply now with your resume attached in Word format. 

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