Director Of Finance And Administration Resume Example

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

Well-grounded leader successfully optimizing internal control systems and building solid teams to meet business needs and achieve demanding financial targets and making the right profit. Good reporting, records management and interpersonal skills.

  • Accounting
  • Cash Flow Forecasting
  • Planning
  • Budgeting
  • Leadership
  • Highly organized
  • Understanding of finances
  • Profit and loss accountability
  • Standard office practices
  • Positive and professional
  • Portfolio and finance management
  • MS Office
  • Office administration work
University of Cumbria United Kingdom, Expected in 11/2016 M.A. : International Business Management - GPA :
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science And Technology Kumasi, Ghana, Expected in 05/2005 Bachelor of Science : Chemistry - GPA :
Adisadel College Cape-coast, Ghana, Expected in 1999 Senior Secondary Certificate : General Science - GPA :
Work History
Change Machine - Director of Finance and Administration
Brooklyn, NY, 09/2009 - 02/2020
  • Worked with account team director to drive long-term account planning, growth and success.
  • Conferred with manager on policies and projects to manage key departments and Supervisors' KPIs.
  • Managed over thirty (30) client accounts and supervised implementation of right accounting principles.
  • Helped to develop key client partnerships, including seamlessly overseeing workflow, building strong relationships, learning clients' business and developing and delivering strategic key presentations.
  • Worked out best strategies to secure sustainable supply chain for over eight years of operation.
  • Collaboratively obtained and managed documents, clearances, certificates and approvals from local and central government agencies.
  • Engaged in daily communication with clients to establish and maintain positive working relationships.
  • Tracked expenses with Quick books, spreadsheets and reported on client budgets.
  • Wrote professional business correspondence and produced reports detailing updates.
  • Improved long-term prospecting, strategy development and customer engagement.
  • Developed and managed client relationships with strategic client management ideas
  • Applied performance data to evaluate and improve operations, target current business conditions and forecast needs.
  • Planned and managed work on marketing initiatives and leveraged referral network to promote business development.
  • Facilitated change management activities for department and staff of four (4) individuals.
  • Increased sales from annual 2% of market share to 3.1% in one year
Arrow Electronics Inc, - Business Development Manager
Cincinnati, OH, 02/2008 - 08/2009
  • Leveraged online marketing strategy to consistently boost monthly income by $12.5%
  • Participated and actively engaged in strategy meetings with other shareholders.
  • Generated and managed new strategic business with marketing initiatives and strategic plans.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Established relationships with key decision-makers within customer's organization to promote growth and retention.
  • Devised SWOT analysis to create and execute business plan supporting achievement of established quotas.
  • Represented company and promoted products at conferences and trade association meetings.
  • Forged and cultivated strategic profitable relationships with promotional products distributors.
  • Completed and submitted monthly and yearly production reports to support executive decision making.
  • Collaborated with company departments to develop new strategies to capitalize on emerging customer and market trends.
  • Managed customer needs assessments and coordinated resolutions with supply chain and quality teams.
  • Set, enforced and optimized strategic internal policies to maintain efficiency and responsiveness to demands.
  • Managed quality programs to reduce overdue compliance activities.
  • Created, managed and executed business plan and communicated company vision and objectives to motivate teams.
Akron Public Schools - Tutor
Akron, OH, 09/2006 - 01/2008
  • Strategically implemented best subject combinations for students based on their natural capabilities in relation to their academic capabilities.
  • Provided one-on-one strategic tutorials and small group tutorial class instruction to over 12 students falling behind in Chemistry.
  • Key achievement: Prepared and managed first batch of students for school to obtain 100% pass rate in Chemistry.
Precious Minerals Marketing Co. Ltd - Assistant Metallurgist
City, STATE, 12/2005 - 09/2006
  • Conducted Assay analysis on gold & performed chemical tests on samples for proof of gold.
  • Worked out and documented physical and chemical properties of materials before, during and after completing standardized tests.
  • Handled about 10 calls per day to address customer inquiries and concerns.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Key achievement: Implemented and manged new gold license regime with improved features to eliminate fraudulent transactions.
  • Reading
  • Research
  • Soccer

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School Attended
  • University of Cumbria
  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science And Technology
  • Adisadel College
Job Titles Held:
  • Director of Finance and Administration
  • Business Development Manager
  • Tutor
  • Assistant Metallurgist
  • M.A.
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Senior Secondary Certificate

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