Organized and knowledgeable financial and accounting expert with three years of technical skill in effectively supporting executive management in analyzing and improving the organization’s financial health. Proven ability to leverage accounting and finance principles, regulations, and best practices with deep understanding of governmental guidelines and tax laws that affect the company. Proficient problem-solver, critical thinker, and data analyst with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
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.
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.
Managed all corporate and subsidiary accounting and information technology functions, with gross revenue of $70M, including direct responsibility for all company cost controls, cash management, credit/accounts receivable, and financial reporting, for leading, full-service engineering, planning, and environmental science firm serving the municipal, agency, private, energy, and industrial markets.