KPMG Senior Associate, Federal Financial Management in Washington, District Of Columbia

Senior Associate, Federal Financial Management

McLean, Virginia

Requisition #: 40393

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Washington, DC; McLean, VA

Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate to join our Federal Advisory practice.


  • Use critical thinking skills to analyze and resolve client issues, including root cause analysis and the ability to tie details back to the "big picture"

  • Identify opportunities for improvement and clearly communicate approaches to implement them from inception to finish

  • Manipulate and analyze financial data using Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Alteryx, Tableau, SQL, and other programs

  • Review and analyze internal and external financial management reports

  • Perform analysis and provide recommendations in support of data cleanup and standardization for Federal financial systems

  • Work within a team to research various accounting and financial situations through Federal agency websites and other public sources


  • A minimum of three years of federal financial management / analysis experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or a related discipline from an accredited college/university; CPA and/or CGFM/CDFM certifications preferred

  • Familiarity with Statements of Federal Financial Accounting Standards (SFFAS), Standard General Ledger (SGL), OMB Circulars, and the Treasury Financial Manual

  • Experience with Federal financial systems (SAP, Momentum, Oracle)

  • Robust base of Federal financial management knowledge

  • Ability to obtain a U.S. Federal government security clearance within a reasonable period of time

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Our Benefits


KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).


  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.