´╗┐Integrated Financial Management

´╗┐Integrated Financial Management

We are committed to promoting fiscal accountability and efficiency within the federal government.

Promoting Fiscal Accountability and Efficiency Within the Federal Government

Compliance with legislation, ongoing initiatives and other internal and external drivers is directing change of federal financial community and how it conducts business. In today’s environment of shrinking resources and increasing oversight and taxpayer scrutiny, government agencies are under continuing pressure to improve efficiency and effectiveness of their financial management operations. Responsible fiscal stewardship and accountability are required now more than ever. While increasingly more formal initiatives for improving financial management processes are enacted, Integrated Finance and Accounting Solutions (“IFAS”) stands apart in our ability to provide substantive support and guidance to our clients.

Why IFAS

Since 2007, it has been our mission to apply Business and Finance Operations Support solutions to every engagement in order to help our clients build, sustain, and maintain a highly effective and efficient business model. IFAS has developed a reputation for providing highly qualified professionals-CDFMs, CPAs, MBAs and CGFMs-to address your agency’s most pressing financial concerns. We offer a broad range of services that address financial management operations, business process improvement and risk management and compliance. IFAS takes a clean-slate approach, pushing aside all of the notions of how procedures are currently performed and looks at how work can best be designed for optimal performance at a cost savings.

IFAS Services and Approach

Our service offerings integrate people, processes and technology to help clients with comprehensive and cost-effective financial management solutions.

Financial Management Operations

As the federal government enacts more legislation regarding federal financial management, there is an increasing need for experienced accounting, financial management and budget professionals to support ongoing agency operations responding to emerging federal guidance in the workplace.

  • Financial Planning and Programming
  • Internal Controls
  • Accounting Reconciliation, Remediation and Reporting
  • Status Tracking, Performance Measurement and Risk Management
  • Budget Formulation, Execution and Administration

Business Process Improvement

IFAS assists today’s government financial managers facing the increasing challenges associated with compliance with new legislation, meeting new requirements and improving mission effectiveness in an environment of decreasing resources. Setting strategic goals for improved financial services and developing and implementing plans to meet those goals, while meeting agency mission, is increasingly important. Conducting business process re-engineering activities, organizational assessments, legacy systems evaluations as well as other activities are necessary to gain improvements in people, processes and technology necessary to ensure that human as well as technological resources operate smoothly. Our services to support this process include:

  • Policy Analysis and Update
  • Process Analysis and Improvement
  • Systems Assessment
  • Program Review and Analysis
  • Investment Planning Support
  • Training Development and Delivery

Risk Management and Compliance – Strengthening Internal Controls

Our experienced staff has a full understanding and working knowledge of important federal financial management requirements and processes. IFAS experts can assist by incorporating fresh perspectives and lessons learned from providing internal controls services to federal clients with extensive experience in requirements compliance. Our Risk Management and Compliance services can help your agency:

  • Assess internal controls over financial reporting
  • Enhance business process controls
  • Guide compliance with laws and regulations
  • Remediate internal control deficiencies
  • Develop internal control systems to address financial and operational risk
  • Provide risk mitigation strategies

Clients

IFAS has forged partnerships with the DOD, the Intelligence Community and Civil agencies by delivering the very best services to our valued partners. Our clients include:

  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Navy
  • USSOCOM
  • Department of Energy
  • Department of Justice
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Defense Information Systems Agency
  • Defense Intelligence Agency
  • Defense Logistics Agency
  • Department of Labor
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
  • Department of the Treasury

 

Partners in Improving Your Mission Performance

IFAS makes your mission our mission, using a cross-functional initiative involving the redesign of business processes to bring about simultaneous changes in culture, structure, and information technology that produce dramatic performance improvements in mission effectiveness. We are: Mission Focused. Results Driven.

Contacts

Tim Ceschin
(703) 583-4327 ext. 205
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Carmela Wharton
(703) 583-4327 ext. 206
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Tracy Jones
(314) 267-5847
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