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Cost Accounting and Government Compliance Analyst

LaBine and Associates
Cambridge, MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Fulltime opportunity for a Cost Accounting and Government Compliance Analyst. This is hybrid remote - but still needs to be able to come onsite to the office in Cambridge, MA

The Cost Accountant & Government Compliance Analyst will support all areas of Finance-related government compliance and be required to interface with a variety of departments/areas including General Ledger, Internal Audit, Contracts, Procurement, Property, Billing, Financial Planning and Analysis, Programs, Engineering, Legal, etc.

The right candidate is a highly motivated, energetic, and government compliance-experienced individual who will provide significant impact in reviewing and updating policies and procedures to ensure compliance with Government regulations as well as business practices.


  • Develop, implement, and maintain government accounting, estimating, and billing policies and procedures that comply with Federal regulations
  • Independently research and interpret Federal regulations to make determinations of allowability and ensure compliance
  • Provide Government accounting expertise in support of preparation and delivery of Government submissions
  • Maintain CASB Disclosure Statement including:
  • Monitor accounting practices for potential change
  • Recommend required updates
  • Update disclosure statement
  • Serve as primary contact for other than forwarding pricing proposals and primary liaison for compliance-related interactions among billing, contracts, and/or program offices
  • Provide meaningful interpretation of rate impacts on financial results
  • Assist in contract closeout process by developing cumulative allowable cost worksheets (CACWS) Attend ongoing training and maintain/increase current knowledge on FAR, FAR Supplements, CAS, and DCAA accounting compliance
  • Develop, coordinate, and/or conduct compliance-related training as needed
  • Ensure adherence to pertinent regulatory requirements and to departmental/company policies, practices, and procedures Support DCMA cost monitor requests Support financial initiatives/special projects Perform all other related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree (B.A./B.S.) or equivalent in Accounting, Finance, Business, Law, or related discipline
  • 4 or more years of finance/accounting experience with US Federal contracting
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience listed above
  • Work experience with or for the DCAA and/or DCMA (or other evidence of in-depth knowledge and understanding of FAR and CAS requirement) preferred.
  • Knowledge of database structures for data extraction from PeopleSoft; advanced Excel skills needed
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are necessary, as is the ability to cultivate critical inter- and intra-departmental working relationships, foster an environment of cooperation and trust, and effectively meet deadlines while providing a high level of customer service
  • Familiarity with Uniform Guidance and OMB regulationspreferred
  • Demonstrated ability to be proactive and forward thinking in a fast-paced environment is also required.

LaBine and Associates


Cambridge, MA


Finance and Insurance