Paragon Technology Group

  • Accounting/Finance -Senior Staff Consultant

    Job Location US-DC
  • Overview

    Paragon Technology Group, Inc. is a leading provider of strategic technology solutions to the public sector. Founded in 1997, Paragon has been recognized as one of the top 50 fastest growing companies in the Washington, D.C., Metro area. Paragon delivers an extensive suite of IT services across the public sector and is renowned for delivering technical excellence in every client engagement.


    Qualifying Candidate will provide support for the Air Force Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness (FIAR).


    Labor Category Requirements: 

    • Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business management related or appropriate technical field
    • Minimum Years of Experience: 4 years of accounting or financial experience, including supervising and directing efforts of staff and financial statement audit experience 
    • Certification(s): CPA, CIA, CISA, CDFM, or CGFM (one is required)
    • Minimum Active Interim Secret Clearance is required. Must be a US Citizen. 
    • Ability to prepare clear, concise written correspondence. 
    • Detail oriented and proven organizational skills. 
    • Experience communicating with stakeholders with ease. 
    • Ability to thrive in a changing environment. 
    • Financial statement audit experience or preparation of assertion packages. 
    • Strong knowledge of accounting (GAAP or Federal GAAP) and auditing principals. 
    • Experience performing and leading walk-throughs. 
    • Experience documenting business processes, controls activities and systems. 
    • Experience assessing design effectiveness and operating effectiveness control activities. 
    • Familiarity with developing recommendations for re-mediating audit-ability impediments. 
    • Knowledge of Federal financial statements and financial reporting requirements. 
    • Familiarity with Sarbanes Oxley and/or OMB Circular A-123. 
    • Familiarity with GAO's Green Book.
    • Knowledge of DoD Audit Readiness program (FIAR)

    In addition to the labor category requirement, the following are highly desired:

    • Previous Audit/Audit Readiness experience required. 
    • Experience with Inventory and Related Property required. 
    • DoD experience required. 
    • Experience with Excel, Access and capabilities manipulating large data sets required.
    • Experience with Air Force logistics preferred.
    • Experience with Air Force acquisitions preferred.
    • Ability to travel required. 
    • Experience leading teams preferred.



    Paragon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law.





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