Ambitious and innovative problem solver. Skilled at manipulating complex data sets into useful reports. Proficient with Microsoft Excel, including macros, pivot tables, advanced formulas, and linked databases. Familiar with VBA, SQL, and database design. Proven ability to meet deadlines and exceed expectations. Extreme attention to detail. Incredibly hard working and driven to learn.
Contract Coordinator, 12/2014 to Current University of Minnesota – Minneapolis, MN
Perform financial analyses on large data sets using queries, macros, and advanced formulas.
Prepare financial reports for staff, clients, sponsors, and stakeholders.
Prepare budgets for multi-million dollar Federal proposals.
Ensure Federal and State proposals meet all prescribed requirements.
Manage the RFI and RFP process; includes writing solicitations and evaluating responses.
Continually improve budget processes and documentation.
Documented business processes and analyzed procedures to see that they would meet changing business needs.
Interim Deputy Finance Manager, 07/2014 to 11/2014 Chisago County Government – Center City, MN
Prepared and presented operating budgets for all departments and funds ($60 Million).
Improved budgeting processes and maintained compliance with the State Auditor's requirements.
Utilized advanced knowledge of software applications to transform complex data sets into presentable reports for end users.
Coordinated with the County Auditor, Administrator, Treasurer, Commissioners, and Department Directors to address difficult budgetary constraints.
Assistant to County Administrator, 06/2013 to 06/2014 Chisago County Government – Center City, MN
Designed and presented Chisago County's five-year Capital Improvement Plan to the Budget and Finance Committee, Department Directors, and the County Board of Commissioners.
Instrumental involvement in preparing the Chisago County operating budget.
Facilitated bidding, selection, and procurement of large capital improvement projects.
Negotiated and executed contracts on behalf of the County Board of Commissioners.
Innovated short and long term processes.
Drafted policies, procedures, and ordinances in accordance with Federal, State, and local laws.
Writing Consultant, 01/2012 to 05/2013 University of North Dakota – Grand Forks, ND
Revised and edited writing projects ranging from entry level composition papers to highly specialized dissertations.
Instructed students how to improve their critical thinking skills, grammar, and writing structure.
Practiced multicultural sensitivity and understanding with a diverse list of clients from around the world.
Bachelor of Science: Public Administration, May 2013 University of North Dakota - Grand Forks, ND
High School Diploma: 2009 erge - ergae
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