corporate controller resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Versatile Corporate Controller with proven track record providing transformative leadership to growing organizations. Expertise in not-for-profit, property management, construction, and fuel. Committed to developing robust standards, internal controls and processes while minimizing risk. Proficient in Great Plains, QuickBooks, MRI, and Sage. Strong accounting professional with a Master's of Science in Accounting from Walsh College and over 15 years of hands‐on experience.

  • Budget administration
  • Financial Management
  • Account Reconciliation
  • Internal control management
  • Accounting management
  • Corporate finance
  • Strategic Planning
  • Preparing financial statements
  • Budget development
  • Financial planning
  • Staff Management
  • Process improvement
  • Team management
Work History
01/2020 to Current Corporate Controller Agendia | Kansas City, MO,
  • Directed corporate decision-making and planning by monitoring and setting policies and procedures to optimize fiscal performance.
  • Managed budgets, assets, portfolios, accounts payable and receivable and general financial reporting procedures.
  • Introduced internal controls to monitor critical areas of financial control and devised corrective actions to address risks or deficiencies.
  • Created and distributed reports on internal and external finances, audits and budgets.
  • Provided treasury and cash management by overseeing reconciliation of banking activity, credit card processing and sales tax returns.
  • Oversaw all aspects of monthly financial reporting and relationships with banks.
  • Supervised and guided accounting department consisting of 7 accounting professionals.
10/2015 to 01/2020 Controller Augeobpm | Chisago City, MN,
  • Guide financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures for 70 shopping centers operating as their own LLC.
  • Managed revenues of $45,000,000.00.
  • Oversee all accounting operations, month end, quarter, and yearly closings.
  • Maintain fixed asset schedules for 70 shopping centers.
  • Oversee A/R collections for over 500 tenants.
  • Provide cash and treasury management, including overseeing reconciliation of banking activity (70 accounts), and revenue.
  • Develop, improve, and issue timely monthly financial statements, financial plans, budgets, and.
  • Financial forecasts for ownership and bank compliance.
  • Develop internal control system, recommend areas for improvement both financial and.
  • Operational, and establish new accounting policies and procedures.
  • Full maintenance of company general ledger, chart of accounts, and all financial records.
  • Seek and implement new accounting and property management system.
  • Experience with QuickBooks and MRI accounting systems.
  • Prepared corporate fiscal and business plans to help strategically direct business operations and strengthen controls.
  • Created and distributed reports on internal and external finances, audits and budgets.
04/2005 to 10/2015 Accounting Coordinator Veolia | City, State,
  • Managed finance department duties including general accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, purchasing, treasury, and contracts.
  • Streamlined duties and processes in department, providing improved internal and external reporting.
  • Produced and analyzed monthly financial statements.
  • Implemented upgrade of Microsoft Dynamics.
  • Involved in all aspects of budgeting and forecasting process from development to monitoring and analysis for 30 departments.
  • Maintained cash flow compliance for Board of Director’s cash and investment requirements.
  • Achieved year‐end audited financial statements with no material weaknesses or deficiencies year over year from external audit firm of Plante Moran.
  • Preparation and filing of yearly 1099s, property tax return, and monthly sales and use tax.
  • Oversee all month‐end and year‐end closing activities.
  • Review and interpret all invoices, payment requests, etc.
  • For accuracy, compliance, and approval.
  • Experience with Great Plains, FrX, and Management Reporter accounting systems.
  • Completed daily cash functions like account tracking, payroll and wage allocations, budgeting, donating and all types of cash and banking reconciliations.
  • Contributed accounting expertise toward implementing business improvements.
  • Coordinated and monitored department workflow to maintain efficiency.
  • Entered journal updates to balance general ledger accounts.
  • Established key relationships with team members, upper management, customers and partners through well-developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Prepared documents, reports and presentations for executives and board members using advanced software proficiencies.
  • Reviewed accounting structures and procedures on regular basis to identify areas in need of improvement.
Expected in to to Master of Science | Accountancy Walsh College of Accountancy And Business Administration, Troy, MI GPA:
  • Minored in Finance
Expected in to to Bachelor of Science | Accountancy Walsh College of Accountancy And Business Administration, Troy, MI GPA:
  • Minored in Tax
Expected in to to Associate of Applied Science | Accounting Schoolcraft College, Livonia, MI GPA:
  • Member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Faternity

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School Attended

  • Walsh College of Accountancy And Business Administration
  • Walsh College of Accountancy And Business Administration
  • Schoolcraft College

Job Titles Held:

  • Corporate Controller
  • Controller
  • Accounting Coordinator


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science

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