Job Description

Position: Controller

Location: Rockville, MD

SPS Consulting is seeking a Controller for our client, a Government contracting firm with revenues of ~$50M, in Rockville, MD. This is an extremely stable organization with exponential growth opportunity over the last 5 years. Our customer specializes in providing IT solutions, multimodal biometrics and many other services in the Intelligence Community. Additionally, they have won numerous awards for excellence in the Government contracting community. The Controller will report to the Executive Vice President while supervising a minimum of 3 person staff.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Own all day-to-day Accounting functions
  • Process improvements (i.e. reduce the period end close time frame, coordinating with 2 regional offices
  • Management of the month end and year financial close as well as financial reporting
  • Leadership of a talented staff covering accounting operations as well as general ledger accounting
  • Development of scalable processes and systems to keep pace with the high level of growth the company has experienced
  • Overseeing the preparation and management of incurred cost submissions as well as oversight of indirect rate structures
  • Manage year-end audit


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • 10+ years of experience in Finance and Accounting including recent Controller or Assistant Controller experience
  • 5-10 years of US Federal Government contracting experience is required
  • Must have experience using Government contracting Accounting Software
  • Review and implementation of process improvements and internal controls
  • Must be versed in T&M, FFP and Cost Plus

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online