Results-driven, hands-on Senior Accounting and Financial Executive with noteworthy track record of promotion in privately held mid-size manufacturing environments, with domestic and international operations. Strong qualifications include developing and implementing financial controls and processes, along with productivity improvements and change management. Experience includes start-up of international manufacturing facility, international sales and distribution warehouse purchase, and multiple ERP system upgrades and implementations. Excellent leader, with strengths in accounting systems and controls, cash and risk management, financial audits, and inventory control.
VP & Controller
Financial Leader with a 20-year history overseeing major operations for diverse companies. A transformational leader with expertise across all aspects of business development and administration, from controlling costs and maximizing revenues to harnessing team strengths to improve company wide performance. Possesses detailed knowledge of global financial processes and cross discipline collaboration. Excellent team leadership with a focus on optimizing performance. Demonstrable ability to take complex financial needs and process them into workable solutions.
Assistant Controller – CPA
Accomplished, well rounded leader with years of experience and responsibility for month-end and year-end close including journal entries, all account reconciliations and financial statements. Provided oversight for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, including Fixed Asset accounting acquisitions, disposals, CapEx evaluation, depreciation, amortization, and ERP accounting system. Held complete responsibility for state business activity and transactional tax filings for 19 states. Acted as liaison to outside tax accountants, insurance broker and bank representative.
Financial Analytics & Reporting Specialist – CPA
Finance Executive with multi-faceted experience in Strategic Planning, Budget & Forecasting, Monthly Accounting Processes, Financial Project Management, and Regulatory Reporting. Effective communicator and leader with the ability to meet internal and external requirements, while maintaining focus on quality and timely financial data. Most recently in the role of Regulatory Reporting Manager was responsible for reporting over 80 legal entities to the Federal Reserve. Managed group of 20-30 employees to meet Federal Reserve mandated due dates and on-site audits.
Senior Financial Analyst
Highly competent Analyst with 15 years of experience. Prepared and distributed various sales reports to Finance, Portfolio Management, Supply Chain and Marketing functions. Assisted in new BI implementation. Created process documentation and testing for system analysts and management. Other accomplishments include analyzing Exchange Rate variances to determine true variance analysis, creating KPI dashboard, implementing secure pay online process for invoicing. Highly proficient with COGNOS. Received various Spot Awards for going beyond expectations.
A valued Finance, Accounting and IT Business professional with ability to drive and manage strategic focus, create value-added financial analysis, provide meaningful reporting, planning and budgeting across a variety of industries. Certified in Six Sigma Green Belt, Scrum Master, and ITIL. Also has CIS Database Proficiency Certificate. Managed team of six accounting business managers for $500M company with $400M of inventory. Interfaced with Sales Operations and Accounting Finance groups, reviewed financials, monthly close, budgeting, forecasting and development of new processes.
Successful Financial Professional with 8 years of experience in the technology and financial services industries. As a modeling consultant was responsible for creation of streamlined Financial Covenant Reporting, LTIP modeling with data sensitivity and data preparation for accounting and FP&A departments. As an FP&A analyst created streamlined Board Book Reporting. Generated Ad-Hoc, sales and employee performance analysis for every department in the company. Developed detailed, effective financial models for swift and outputs.
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.