I am writing to inquire about the possibility of work in your accounting department. Team-oriented Accountant who prepares clear, comprehensive financial reports for executive-level management. I am currently working for Cortz Inc. as a Controller for 14 years. My experience with Cortz, Inc. involves month-end closes, preparation of financial statements, monthly analysis of sales and cost of goods sold, credit card charge back investigations and assembling budgets. My efforts to reorganize the closings have resulted in cutting our closings from 7 days to 5. I have been responsible for several accounting software conversions to MAS 200, Solomon, ABS accounting software. I have had 4 years of public accounting experience. I live in the St. Charles area and would like to work closer to home. I am looking for a smaller company which is family oriented. My salary requirements are negotiable. I would be happy to provide any further information you require.
Lotus 1-2-3, Windows 3.1, Excel, Windows 95, WordPerfect, AmiPro, WordPro, Excel, Word
Peachtree G/L, Solomon Software, Microsoft 2000-2010, Microsoft Outlook, Oracle Cost System, ADP Payroll systems, Controller +, ABS Accounting System, MAS (Sage) 200
General Ledger Accounts
Managed the Conversion from Oracle Software to Solomon at LeHigh Press in 1999.
Managed the conversion from Solomon Software to ABS accounting software at Cortz, Inc. in 2001.
Managed the conversion from ABS Accounting software at Cortz Inc. in 2008.
Streamlined the closing Process at Cortz Inc. from 15 days to 7 days in 2004.
Was promoted to Controller in 2005 after working with the new CFO for 2 years.
Was asked to be Chief Financial Officer of wholly owned carpentry subcontractor to Landmark Homes in December 1988.
Created spreadsheets to track and analyze daily cash balances, debt balances and charge card activity with Cortz Inc.
Created spreadsheets to track and analyze daily cash and debt balances at Baldwin Americas.
Managed external audits, bank audits, sales tax audits and year end internal control reviews.
Supervised staff of 3 plus temporary employees.
Conducted detailed technical and analytical review of federal/state tax filings, quarterly tax schedules and FAS 109 provisions for outside tax advisors
Mail Order discount Pool Supplies, $59 million in Gross Sales
Member of Accounting Club
Minor in Business Administration
CPA, Licensed-State of IL-November, 1986
Register CPA, March 2010
Married, 2 children
love to investigate the details
Accounting, Accountant, general accounting, accounts payable, ADP Payroll, AmiPro, AP, bank reconciliations, banking, billings, bookkeeping, budgets, budget, Home builder, Controller, CPA, client, clients, Financial, financial statements, general ledger, general ledger, GL, hr, insurance, inventory, lotus, Lotus 1-2-3, WordPro, excel spreadsheets, Excel, Mail, office, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft 2000, 2000, Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Oracle, dba, payroll, Peachtree, profit, reconciling, Sage, Sales, scheduling, Solomon, spreadsheets, supervising, tax planning, tax, WordPerfect, year-end
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