seasoned financial professional with solid expertise in reconciling general ledger accounts, generating financial reports to summarize and forecast financial positions. in-depth experience across private and governmental sectors, combined with well-developed financial business acumen. detail-oriented leader able to identify methods for reducing expenditures through numerical analysis. expertly sustain consistent accuracy and compliance with private or federal regulations and accounting best practices. strategically direct highly skilled subordinate financial professionals in surpassing corporate objectives.
financial and management competencies
financial management & accounting
budget design & implementation
strategic planning / implementation
sarbanes oxley compliance
general ledger / chart of accounts
large project management
accounting / auditing duties
techncial competencies include timberline, peoplesoft, jd edwards, as-400, deltek-advantage and costpoint, microsoft nav (navision), great plains, multi-ledger, quickbooks pro, cms 4.3, eis, imanage inforite 5.3 sp2, and microsoft office suite
accountemps, scottsdale, az
financial specialist, 2007-2008
analyzed clients business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations, to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.
accurately reconciled a $15mm accounts payable general ledger and monthly foreign currency deposits and bank transactions.
directed the success of government agents in governmental accounting best practices.
implemented federal acquisition regulations (far) cost analysis into a federal contract proposal business plan.
produced documented instruction concerning a/p transactions for a busy real estate development firm.
mini-skool early learning centres holdings, scottsdale, az
contract senior accountant, 2007
analyzed financial information and fixed assets; prepared financial reports to determine or reconcile record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, general ledger, and cash management.
usf bestway, scottsdale, az
senior accountant, 2006-2007
expertly advised management about issues such as sarbanes oxley compliance, resource utilization, financial strategies, and the assumptions underlying budget forecasts.
performed any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties for creation and maintenance of financial statements, spreadsheets, and charts.
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checked the accuracy of general ledger figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other workers.
analyzed revenues, financial commitments, and obligations to project future revenues and expenditures for general ledger entry.
developed, modified, and documented recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology.
monitored financial records management systems to reduce any breaches in security and to find prompt solutions to system malfunctions.
cdi aerospace, phoenix, az
contract financial analyst, 2006
examined general ledger accounting records to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
performed due diligence to determine the root cause of non-reconciliations and re-assign figures to proper accounts and to monitor direct margin trending and accruals.
interfaced with internal / external audit teams, financial control teams, and management to compile financial reporting packages.
surveyed operations to ascertain accounting needs and to recommend, develop, or maintain solutions to business and financial concerns.
reduced redundancies, errors, and extravagance by consistently assessing accounts and ensuring total accuracy.
nossaman, guthner, knox & elliott, los angeles, ca
financial analyst, 2002-2003
prepared, examined, or analyzed accounting records, financial statements, and reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
spearheaded the launch of a customized financial reporting system and initiated a departmental rolling budget.
fairlight, usa, hollywood, ca
divisional controller, 2000-2002
verified the ability, integrity, and accuracy of a 3-member accounting team.
drafted periodic financial statements and confirmed and implemented a/p and a/r input and reconciliation procedures.
customized a general ledger account analysis program.
oversaw migration from multi-ledger to quickbooks pro as primary accounting platform.
additional experience as accounting manager for wyle laboratories
masters of business administration, financial management, north central university
bachelor of science in business administration, accounting, university of alabama in huntsville
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dear <<courtesy>> <<last name>>,
please accept my genuine interest in offering your organization my 15+ years of solid a/r and a/p, financial statement preparation, general business administration, management, and leadership experience. as a financial specialist, senior accountant, financial analyst, and controller, i am confident that i currently possess the experience and motivation that you seek to fill your current vacancy.
in consideration of the <position> position, please note that my core competencies are far-reaching. in addition to a masters of business administration in financial management and bachelor of science in business administration, my background includes leading employees in the efficient facilitation of accounting tasks and ensuring that they adhere to company protocol. additionally, maintaining accurate and up-to-date financial records have been a significant portion of my regular duties. it is often my responsibility to meet clients needs quickly by researching, diagnosing, and resolving problems and making recommendations of remedial measures.
further, my expertise includes training clients and staff leveraging my ability to quickly respond to any deficiencies in performance or ability in order to reduce any risk of inaccuracy or redundancy. as a result, instances of unproductivity are low under my watch. both because i am a dynamic leader and because i train others to be dynamic leaders as well. team building and cohesiveness among myself and my peers, leads to a great environment where everyone is free to perform at an optimal level.
the opportunity to meet with you to discuss how my background and qualifications meet your needs would be most welcome. you may contact me at your convenience as i look forward to hearing from you soon. thank you very much for your consideration.
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