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Accounting
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Accountant

Accountant

Senior

Streamlined all accounting operations while introducing internal controls and spearheading powerful financial initiatives. Achieved the highest value for properties through building renovations and upgrading 150 units.

  • Reviewed project estimates, controlled budgets, and maintained bonding/insurance. Hired, supervised, and coached 15+ accounting and project management professionals.
  • Maximized project profitability while expertly managing budgets from initial property acquisition to final sale.
  • Improved gross profit margin from $2 million to $26 million as revenues increased from $15 million to $48 million.
  • Garnered net project return of 44% after completing project 17% under budget.

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Tax accountant

Experienced

Provided professional tax management and advisory services to a wide range of individuals and organizations such as charities, small businesses, trusts, and non-profit organizations. Ensured all the organizations comply with audits and adhere to government regulations, grant requirements, Federal acquisitions Regulations, per Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards(GAGAS), and GAAS.

  • Computed tax and prepared financial statements including balance sheets, profit & loss statements, cash flows, federal statement of income and expenses, financial system development, statement of expenditures of federal awards (SEFA), and Massachusetts Uniform Financial Statement (UFR).
  • Analyzed statements for determining tax liability and processed federal and state tax returns as per state law and regulations; verified the accuracy and ensure compliance with state and federal laws.
  • Filed returns with IRS using Ultra Tax; diligently and accurately maintained tax fillings within designated project timelines.

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Bookkeeper

Bookkeeper

Experienced

Oversaw accounting tasks including billing, AR, AP, GL maintenance, accruals, financial statement preparation. Provided office management and administrative support to the Vice President. Managed travel arrangements, prepared documentation, and planned events and OSHA meetings. Prepared financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.

  • Coordinated tax returns with CPA; performed payroll and human resources duties.
  • Developed strategies and policies to reduce costs and improve internal operational controls.
  • Tracked and ordered inventory, managed PBX operator duties, processed license renewals.
  • Troubleshoot computer hardware problems, managed helpdesk inquiries, and software installation.
  • Maintained budgets and cash flow projections, managed and reconciled cash, banking, credit cards, line of credit, and loans.
  • Prepared and delivered monthly, quarterly, and annual Profit and Loss statements and balance sheets.
  • Established and maintained effective relationships with employees, clients, and vendors.

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Bookkeeper

Senior

Performed Account Payable, Account Receivable, billing and collections, invoices, financial analysis, monthly forecasting, and variance analysis. Significantly improved collection of overdue accounts. Oversaw bi-weekly payroll processing for 164 employees using ADP workforce.  Accurately and timely processed overtime payments, true-up, bonuses, voluntary and involuntary payroll, deductions, manual checks, and terminations. Followed all regulations concerning payroll, employee relations, and tax practices.

  • Oversaw shipping activities and tracked all purchases, confirms the accuracy of deliveries, approves payment, and audits records to ensure compliance with established guidelines.
  • Utilized QuickBooks to calculate and process payroll and taxes.
  • Validated and prepared pay calculations according to pay rates and hours.
  • Responded to all requests for employment income verification&, garnishments, liens, or levies. 
  • Updated ADP payroll tax system maintains all payroll-related records, and generated reports.
  • Performed year-end reporting for W-2’s, 1099, and benefit statements; processed unemployment and 401K.
  • Effectively Communicated with employees and vendors to research, analyze, and resolve issues and complaints.

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Accounting assistant

Assistant controller

Experienced

Detail-oriented Assistant Controller with five years of experience facilitating the distribution, management, and documentation of financial resources. Strong communicator who consulta with executive management teams to identify accounting issues and implement processes for compliance with financial laws and regulations. Data entry and interpretation expert on accounting data to create and reconcile monthly, quarterly, and annual budgets. Proficient with accounting software programs.


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Accounting clerk

Experienced

Monitored, tracked, and reported Federal Excise Tax credit for unsalable alcoholic beverages due to destruction/ damage, filed paperwork for pallet loss, calculated overtime cost,  warehouse fees, dunnage, and billbacks.

  • Formulated strategies to resolve price discrepancies, contract agreements, billbacks while collaborating with senior leadership including Director of Logistics, Director of FP &A, and Senior Vice President of Commercial Sales.
  • Prepared weekly Account Payable payments and Wire transfers. Submitted daily incoming cash reports and companies Net cash reports to the Director of Finance, CFO, CEO, and investment partners.
  • Provided external auditors with all the required documentation and reports for conducting a half-yearly audit.

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Controller

Assistant controller

Experienced

Detail-oriented Assistant Controller with five years of experience facilitating the distribution, management, and documentation of financial resources. Strong communicator who consulta with executive management teams to identify accounting issues and implement processes for compliance with financial laws and regulations. Data entry and interpretation expert on accounting data to create and reconcile monthly, quarterly, and annual budgets. Proficient with accounting software programs.


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Controller

Experienced

Oversaw planning, forecasting, reporting, account reconciliations, and monthly close processes to maximize tax and benefits expenses. Improved cost application rate models and analytical tools to deliver a less than 1% variance. Established and maintained strong banking and lending relationships. Directed planning and oversight of capital investment budgets while strengthening and streamlining department practices and systems. Led 3-member team, earning a reputation for exceptional quality and cross-functional collaboration.

  • Calculated depreciation for $30M assets slashing annual depreciation expenses by $10M.
  • Maintained exceptional compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX), achieving perfect audit performance results.
  • Migrated $175M SAP system, integrating business needs into the design to facilitate a seamless transition with minimal disruption.
  • Documented internal alignment with GAAP reporting requirements to prepare the organization for acquisition, providing robust and accurate justification for accounting practices.

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All job titles Accountant Accounting assistant Accounting clerk Accounts payable specialist Accounts receivable specialist Assistant controller Auditor Bookkeeper Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Controller Cost accountant Payroll specialist Staff accountant Tax accountant Tax preparer

Objectives and summaries

Summary examples

Accountant

Senior finance and accounting executive offering 20+ years of expertise in establishing and leading all aspects of accounting and finance operations of multinationals. Serves as a solid foundation and knowledgeable advisor throughout the financial decision-making process. Effectively analyzes financial data, recommends tools, systems, and accounting measures that drive profitable performance, limits costs, and significantly improves overall profit margins and cash flow. Excellent cross-functional management skills including working across multiple departments.

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Bookkeeper

Self-directed and organized Bookkeeper with 10 years of experience supporting accounting and finance operations. Analytical professional with a work ethic that consists of taking initiative and streamlining procedures to enhance internal controls. Highly skilled in delivering financial statements, reconciling general ledger accounts, and providing reports for management. Expertise in MS Office and QuickBooks.

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Accounting assistant

Dynamic and organized professional offering 15+ years of experience in office management and accounting operations in construction services. Expertise in Account Payable, billing and collections, invoices, Account Receivable, and payroll management. Proven history of reducing process errors and enhancing performance through strategic planning. Proactively resolves issues while achieving challenging goals and objectives.

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Controller

Internal audit and accounting leader with 15+ years of experience in conducting complex audits, reducing cost, mitigating business risk, and implementing quality control programs for government, private, and non-profit organizations. Trusted to manage the full scope of fiscal planning, budgeting, forecasting, and year‐end closing while continuously improving financial, operational, and regulatory processes. Fosters a culture of professional growth, enhanced productivity, and streamlined processes through talent cultivation and process reengineering.

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Objective examples

Accountant

Talented accountant seeking position at a real estate firm, leveraging skills in year-end close and account reconciliations. Demonstrated ability to identify wasteful spending and present findings to effect a 20% increase in ROI.

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Bookkeeper

Experienced bookkeeper with transferrable skills to the human resources industry managing payroll and maintaining digital records. Proven track record analyzing ROI and increasing revenues by 20% by reconciling accounts.

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Accounting assistant

Analytical and creative accounting assistant, recognized for innovative approaches to solving complex problems. Adept at driving workflows and providing strategic support by leveraging practiced communication, data processing and analytical skills. Seeking to leverage organizational and analytical skills to drive corporate goals at a fast-paced organization.

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Controller

Analytical and innovative finance professional, offering over 6 years’ professional experience with established expertise in risk and assets management, payroll coordination and process optimization. Seeking to contribute analytical and financial reporting skills to facilitate strategic business.

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