Manager, Regulatory Accounting & Reporting Jobs in Santa Monica at RAND Corporation

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Position Description

RAND is seeking a Manager of Regulatory Accounting & Reporting to be responsible for the preparation and submission of our regulatory filings to international, federal, state and local government agencies and the management all of the related audits.

Additional duties will include, but are not limited to:

Drafting tax schedules related to information reported in the annual 990 Form to support our external tax preparation firm.

Reviewing routine regulatory returns such as census reports, property tax returns, sales/use tax returns, state registrations and escheat filings for all required states and jurisdictions.

Managing RAND’s relationship with the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA), RAND’s auditor for federal government contracts and grants.

Preparing regulatory filings for Associate Director’s review.-Managing other regulatory audits, including, but not limited to property tax audits, sales/use audits, benefit plan audits and the annual OMB A-133 audit.

Assisting in the development, implementation and monitoring of policies and procedures to ensure compliance with laws and regulations.

Consulting with, making recommendations to and training internal clients in areas such as timekeeping and handling unallowable costs.


Experience with regulatory filings is required

Experience with DCAA is highly desirable

Experience with not-for-profit accounting, the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) is desirable

Knowledge of RAND and DoD security rules and regulations is desirable

Must be highly motivated with consistent attention to detail.

Must have superior communications skills; able to assess what information is needed and effectively communicate to all internal and external clients

Education Requirements

BA/BS in accounting or tax related field required

CPA required


Minimum of 6 years with 2 years of supervisory experience

Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

Job info:

Job Title: Manager, Regulatory Accounting & Reporting

Company Name: RAND Corporation

Location: Santa Monica

Experince: 5 – 7 years

Job Category: Education, Government & Non-Profit

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