Accounting

Accounting
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Accounting
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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Accountant

Senior

Oversaw all aspects of accounting for organizational and departmental budget including cash flow planning, sales quota, profit margins, forecasting monthly financial reporting, and variance analysis. Advised executive team, senior management, and sales leadership on financial planning, investments, budgets, cash flow, sales forecasting, and process improvements for the entire organization. Ensured all efforts are appropriately integrated with all other departmental processes across the organization.

  • Collaborated with business operations team for proposals, pricing analysis, and strategy development for all significant accounts.
  • Supervised the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements and facilitated quarterly presentations to the board, including budget and forecasting presentations.
  • Assisted Business operation team to update Inter Work Order (IWO), sales, and cash forecast in COGNOS.

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Bookkeeper

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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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

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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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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

Eager accounting assistant seeking to acquire a position as an accountant in the architecture industry. Demonstrated ability develop positive relationships with clients and developing automatic weekly reporting systems, reducing hourly third-party contractor costs by 50%.

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Controller

Accomplished assistant controller seeking employment at a large company, leveraging experience in managing assets and reconciling accounts. Demonstrated efficiency in managing financial records across operations and reducing error rate among internal systems by 50%.

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