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Staff Accountant


At Fors Marsh, we take on issues that matter. We are a team of researchers, advisors, and communicators working together to shape the systems that shape our lives. We look at human behavior from all angles to design targeted solutions that influence decision-making and move people to action. We are committed to the problem, not just the project, and we are intentional about taking on work and forming partnerships that balance purpose, people, planet, and profit. We are a certified B Corporation, a Just employer, and a 2019-2024 Top Workplace. We hold ourselves accountable to the values that have always defined us. And those values drive us to be the best possible versions of ourselves-for each other, our communities, our clients, and the world.


Fors Marsh is seeking a Staff Accountant. This individual would work in our Finance and Accounting department. This job is best suited for an individual with 3-5 years of experience in the Government Contracting industry. The ideal individual will have a positive attitude, enjoy collaboration with a team, and be comfortable with strict deadlines.

Responsibilities include:

Accounts Payable:

● Sends accounts payable report to Director of Accounting for approval of payment.

● Prepares payment for accounts payable in Deltek.

● Investigates all vendor related inquiries.

● Processes Expense Reports and reconciles Company Credit Cards in Deltek Time & Expense.

Accounts Receivable:

● Records electronic deposits to client records.

● Records cash receipts to client records.

Cash and Credit Card accounts:

● Reconciles cash daily.

● Maintains a cash flow reconciliation daily.

● Reconciles bank accounts, credit cards and loans monthly.

● Provides Director of Accounting with reconciliations for review and approval.


● File monthly and quarterly reports with appropriate agencies.

● Enter journal entries as needed.

● Maintain records and work with outside auditors.

● Contract compliance.

Fixed Assets:

● Update fixed assets in asset tracker for additions and deletions.

● Maintain records for fixed asset purchases and disposals.


● Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration with a concentration in accounting required.

● 3 -5 years' experience in an accounting position in federal government contracting industry required.

● Proficiency in Deltek Costpoint and Time & Expense required.

● Experience processing journal entries and bank reconciliations is preferred.

● Must be a motivated self-starter with a positive attitude.

● Great team player and able to work under tight timelines and pressure.

● Unwavering attention to detail and superb organizational skills.

● Willingness to listen and learn, with ability to multi-task.

● Candidates must be able to work M-F between 8-5 Eastern time zone to accommodate tight deadlines.

● Must be a U.S. Citizen and consent to a full background check due to our federal contract requirements.

We Offer:

Our benefits typically meet or exceed our competitors’ packages. Ways we are unique?

● Ability to make an impact on people’s lives, both internal and external to the organization.

● Top-tier health, dental, vision, and long and short-term disability coverage all covered at 100% for employee coverage.

● Remote work.

● Our company culture, which values balance and allows each employee to take leave as they require it to balance the responsibilities of both their work and home lives without worrying about depleting their available leave hours.

● We provide a floating holiday bank so you can celebrate the days you value.

● Generous matching retirement contributions and no vesting period starting the third month of employment.

● Dedicated training and development budgets to expand your expertise and grow your skillset.

● You can volunteer your way with paid time off.

● You can participate in Fors Marsh staff-led affinity groups.

● Our employees receive product and service discounts through the certified B Corp network.


Work Schedule: M-F 8-5 Eastern.

Location: Remote, United States Residents only

EOE: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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