SAIC Corporation

SAIC Corporation

Huntsville, AL

Accounting Supervisor


SAIC is seeking an Accounting Supervisor to support our Project Setup Department in Huntsville, AL. This position can be worked remotely.

This is an excellent opportunity to enhance leadership skills, assist with advanced Costpoint project setup and analysis, and interact with other teams within FSS.

The Project Setup team is in charge of end-to-end project setup activities including initial contract review, determining project setup requirements, and continued project maintenance.

The responsibilities encompass the Costpoint system setup of projects with a major focus on the analysis of programs that could be comprised of various contract types to include Cost Plus, Time Material, Work-In-Process, Fixed Price, and Inter-Company.

The Project Setup team serves internal customers as a mediator, as a knowledgeable expert regarding the functions of project setup to include what inputs impact billing and revenue, and as a valued researcher from all points within the lifecycle of a contract.

The selected candidate will be responsible for helping manage the daily operations and achieving the goals and objectives of the Project Setup department.

This includes understanding, interpreting, and analyzing complex levels of contracts and proposals in order to gather requirements to design a project setup configuration that meets billing, revenue recognition, reporting requirements, and various ad hoc duties.

The candidate will help oversee daily Project Setup tasks offering solutions to issues as they arise as well as administer to the career development of their direct reports.

The candidate will be operating in a high volume, fast-paced environment, which will require a flexible schedule.

The Accounting Supervisor responsibilities include but are not limited to :

  • Managing staff of 4 or more which include Project Setup Senior Analysts, Analysts, and Associates
  • Providing leadership and training to staff and promoting their career development
  • Ensuring all projects are setup correctly and in a timely manner per department policies and procedures
  • Reviewing and approving project setup of peers / direct reports
  • Reviewing and managing assignment of project change requests to team members via internal ticketing tool
  • Providing training / information to other functional areas to assist in the effectiveness of project setup activities
  • Participating in complex financial contract analysis
  • Creating and maintaining intermediate to complex direct and indirect project structure / information
  • Collaborating with multiple functional areas at all leadership levels
  • Analyzing billing and revenue issues and providing solutions that adhere to policy
  • Resolving discrepancies and inaccuracies that will aid in proper billing to our external customers and revenue reporting to the SEC
  • Required Skills :

  • Candidate must have prior supervisory experience
  • Candidate must have strong working knowledge of Deltek Costpoint and Microsoft applications (Excel, Outlook and Word)
  • Candidate must possess strong written and verbal communication
  • Candidate must be highly organized with ability to manage multiple priorities and deliver assignments on time.
  • Candidate must be able to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Required Education & Experience :

  • 8+ years of related experience or a Master's Degree plus 6+ years of related experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or a related discipline is preferred (Education may be substituted with two to four years of work project accounting experience)
  • Desired Skills :

  • Experience in Government Contracting. Previous exposure to SAIC policies and procedures and work experience with Deltek Costpoint highly desirable.
  • Target salary range : $65,001 - $75,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


    SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes.

    We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions.

    We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.

    1 billion. For information, visit or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

    We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.