Accomplished Finance and Accounting Executive skilled in managing change to improve operational performance and shareholder value. Knowledgeable in financial reporting, analysis, budgeting, forecast modeling, cash management, treasury, auditing, and multi-site manufacturing organizations. Experienced at corporate turnaround and restructuring, demonstrated in recent partnership with new CEO to drive change and profitability throughout organization and consolidate segment’s activities. Completed goal of spinning off segment in a 3 year period.
Senior Finance Manager
Talented Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Manager with diverse experience in corporate and manufacturing roles in a global environment. Recognized for ability to design and implement robust management reporting processes, reports and systems that enhance decision-making. Collaborative partner to businesses and international colleagues. Recently led corporate FP&A in the development of new financial reporting package, using a new HFM based system which consolidated 4 regions of the world (roughly 300 markets).
Controller – CPA
Versatile and valued finance and accounting executive with a broad range of technical and managerial skills. A seasoned financial reporter and planner with a passion for building structure around financial controls. A proven track record for promoting process supported systems and strategic tools to align business partners behind key initiatives. Successful at collaborating with key stakeholders at all levels to advance organized and thoughtful approaches to business strategies. Demonstrated ability to establish new or improved operating procedures, in all areas of financial reporting, with end goal of a highly scalable team that provides audit ready monthly financials.
Assistant Controller – CPA
Accomplished leader with an extensive background in financial accounting, internal controls, acquisition integration, SEC reporting, Oracle and SAP financial systems design and implementation, external audits, staff development and change management. Experienced supporting the strategic goals of senior leadership and directing accounting operations to ensure compliance with company policy, GAAP, SEC requirements and developing internal controls to mitigate risk.
Experienced Data Analysis Consultant and Instructor with a focus on using ACL, IDEA and Arbutus Analyzer as data analysis tools. Adept at the development of various data analytical tests using ACL as a key component of the data analysis process of various internal audits across various industries such as banking, healthcare, travel, and government agencies. Assists with the development of continuous data monitoring tools using ACL to provide efficiencies in the audit process and to allow continuous data monitoring/auditing. Responsible for development of ACL best practices and procedures.
Successful end-to-end financial manager for a portfolio of global projects. Utilized complex project financial tracking and reporting tools for planning and analysis of 5 departments and 30+ cost centers. Accomplished Project Manager with experience coordinating multiple resources across several countries to ensure accurate project financial reporting. Uses financial modeling to run forward-looking/predictive models for sales data and resource management on bids for potential work. Skills include SAP, NetSuite, SQL and PeopleSoft.
Financial Project Manager
MBA with 10 years of experience in the design, development, integration and architecture of SAP BPC/BW solutions. Proven work in financial planning, analysis, reporting, and consolidations, ad-hoc business case analysis, variance analysis, forecasting, and finance and accounting including system implementation within multiple Fortune 500 Companies. Demonstrated process improvement, problem-solving within multiple business environments. Systems knowledge: SAP BPC, SAP HANA, Business Objects, BW/BI, SQL Server, Microsoft Access, Visio, SAP, Hyperion Essbase, Computron and Cognos.
Financial planning manager with broad experience in the operations of multiple functional areas of a divisional business. Accounting professional with technical expertise in analyzing manufacturing operations, standard cost, productivity and variances. Proven track record as valued business partner amongst management team. Expertise in designing and developing new business processes and building a professional finance team. Technology experience includes Hyperion Enterprise, Hyperion Financial Management, Essbase, Smart View, Oracle/JD Edwards, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Sage Fixed Assets, Crystal Report and ABC Flowcharter.
Results-oriented, high energy professional with seven years of experience in all aspects of accounting and finance. Outstanding record of achievement in planning and implementation of several projects. Specifically, automated the daily cash flow process, reducing processing time by 30%, developed multi departmental, cash processing reporting system utilizing Access and improved operational efficiency of finance systems by 15% through implementations of streamlined data management procedures. Proficient with ERP systems, SAP, Oracle, Business Object/Intelligence, EAS, BIZNET MS Access, MS Excel (Pivot and Look ups).
A professional accountant accomplished at managing accounts receivable for 180M company with three divisions and 400 clients. Reduced accounts receivable by 1.97M dollars improving the outstanding amount by over 20 percent. Implemented a new collection system that advanced customer communication and organization. Managed accounts payable to ensure accuracy in entry and reporting. Booked around $500,000 per month. Technical skills include Quickbooks, Bullhorn, Salesforce, Microsoft Outlook and Excel.