Senior Technical Accountant

Poway, California

Work Arrangement: In Office

Technical Accounting Senior – Defense – San Diego

Do you enjoy working on a diverse team with incredible leaders? This defense company is looking for their next Senior Technical Accountant. In this role, you will help by ensuring compliance with all relevant accounting guidance applicable to the company's contracts with customers. You will be a valuable resource to the business and an essential mentor to a team. This is a great opportunity to further your career, broaden your experience, be paid well, and enjoy your life in the process.

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting or a related field required
  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Knowledge of ASC 606 and 842; ASC 912-730 knowledge a plus
  • Skilled with ERP systems; SAP experience preferred
  • A data-driven professional with attention to detail and customer-focused

What you'll do:

  • Assist the team in accounting activities related to agreements with customers and co-development partners
  • Write technical accounting memos for defense contracts with government entities
  • Assist in the revenue recognition process to ensure GAAP and contract compliance
  • Work cross-functionally with operations, program management, program finance, and FP&A teams
  • Participate in ad-hoc projects as assigned

Why work here?

  • Executive visibility and the opportunity to work cross-functionally
  • Stable work environment established and growing industry leader
  • Excellent compensation and benefits with a blend of work/life balance

Please send your resume to if you have the requisite experience and a desire to contribute to one of San Diego’s leading defense companies!

NOTE: We actively support and promote people of various backgrounds, from race, religion and gender to geographical area, university, lifestyle and personality type. Proven Recruiting is minority-owned, majority women, and is a strong advocate for diversity and inclusion in the broader community.


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