Public Sector Practice Senior Associate


Greater Washington D.C.


BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which we conduct ourselves day in and day out, both internally and externally.


The Public Sector Practice Senior Associate is responsible for supporting the day-to-day client delivery and relationships with peer-level clients on Public Sector engagements. Supports practice development and business development activities as needed. Supervises staff Associates.


Education: ● Bachelors degree in Accounting, Business Administration or other relevant field required ● Advanced degree (e.g. MBA, MPA, MPP) in relevant field recommended Experience: ● Four (4) years of accounting or financial experience required. ● Experience preparing Federal proposals preferred License/Certifications: ● N/A, CPA or CPA candidates preferred Software: ● Advanced proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suites, specifically Excel, PowerPoint and Word ● Proficiency with Visio and/or other graphic design programs beneficial Language: ● Proficiency in English Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: ● Strong knowledge of accounting and experience with financial statement audits ● Familiarity with accounting pronouncements of the Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board (FASAB) and the U.S. Standard General Ledger ● Working Capital Fund experience is highly desired ● Strong ability to lead/drive workstreams ● Excellent verbal and written communication skills ● Ability to work independently within a team environment and with a customer service focus ● Candidate must be eligible to obtain a US security clearance

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