Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Highly motivated Accounting Analyst who thrives in high-pressure environments. Excellent financial reporting, budget forecasting, management and and team-building skills.  Flexible and adapts seamlessly to constantly evolving accounting processes and technologies.
  • Increased efficiency of tracking and analyzing budget to actual expenses by designing a more effective workbook
  • For four years, managed the Government regulatory and special reporting for Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  •  Recognized for exceptional reporting & having no Federal Employee Program administrative expense findings for the OPM Audit
  • Recognized for exceptional teamwork to meet mandated FEP reporting requirements under tight deadlines
Financial Analyst, 10/2016 to Current
Lear Corp.Flint, MI,
  • Provide analytical/tracking support for TX Plan elements/KPIs/Budget Management/Reporting
  • Develop/maintain tracker for Champagne Strategy KPI Management (TX & IL)
  • Prepare invoices for accounts payable processing
  • Run the actual spend report in SAP 
  • Prepare purchase orders for product requests
  • Support market managers in updating the pricing tool as needed
  • Provide ad-hoc support to Finance Director.
Senior Accountant, 08/2011 to 06/2016
Aegion CorpWest Sacramento, CA,
  • Managed accounting operations, accounting close, account reporting and reconciliations of government reporting for 5 divisions
  • Prepared monthly and annual expense forecasts, including any necessary recommended action required to manage costs to achieve budget
  • Prepared annual budget and analysis reports for 2 divisions
  • Completed monthly, quarterly and annual cost reports for 2 divisions
  • Performed budget to actual variance analysis
  • Systematically prepared documents and assembled financial statements for independent auditors.
  • Worked with management to document and offset unusual expense variances in their respective areas
  • Managed accounting operations, accounting close, account reporting and reconciliations.
Accountant II, 05/2008 to 08/2011
Performance Food GroupChannahon, IL,
Prepared the yearly budget and quarterly cost reporting for government contracts
Applied relevant sections of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to ensure compliance
Provided financial analysis of cost allocations
Assured appropriate methods of allocation for administrative costs
Performed departmental analysis for accurate allocation across product lines Analyzed allocations to identify and research any variance to ensure accuracy
Prepared departmental studies and periodic statistical updates
Recommended methods of allocation for administrative costs.
Cost Analyst I, 02/2004 to 05/2008
SpartonBirdsboro, PA,
  • Prepared costcenter studies and periodic statistical updates 
  • Recommended methods of allocation for administrative costs
  • Recommended and initiated enhancements to the cost allocation process
  • Prepared monthly cost accounting system maintenance to ensure accurate processing
  • Analyzed product line allocations to ensure accuracy and compliance with corporate policies and procedures
  • Applied relevant sections of the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) to ensure compliance
  • Prepared the yearly budget and quarterly cost reporting for government contracts
Cost Analyst, 02/2002 to 02/2004
Ashley FurnitureFresno, CA,
  • Gathered and reviewed cost data needed for proper allocation to corporate product lines and inter-company agreements
  • Prepared internal and external administrative cost reports.
Accountant I, 01/2000 to 02/2002
FisAlbuquerque, NM,
  • Addressed and resolved non-routine, complex and unexpected variances.
  • Analyzed and reconciled accounts Monitored Administrative Services Only (ASO) account invoicing and account reconciliation
  • Worked with ASO groups to resolve administrative fee discrepancies
  • Prepared monthly journal entries
  • Reviewed invoices for accuracy and completeness in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excel - Intermediate (vLookups, Pivot Tables, IF Statements)
  • Word
  • Power Point
  • Outlook
  • SAP
  • PeopleSoft Financials
  • Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP
  • Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)
  • Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)
  • CPA Eligible
Masters Business Administration: , Expected in
Texas A&M University - Commerce, TX
Bachelor Science: Accounting, Expected in
Missouri State University - Springfield, MO
Account reconciliation, Accounts Payable, Administrative, Budget & Analysis, Budget Management, Contract Evaluation, Cost Accounting, CPA, Financial Analysis, Financial Reports, Government Reporting, Inventory Management, Invoicing, Director, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Word, PeopleSoft, Pivot Tables, SAP, Variance Analysis

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy


Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.

How this resume score
could be improved?

Many factors go into creating a strong resume. Here are a few tweaks that could improve the score of this resume:


resume Strength

  • Length
  • Personalization
  • Target Job

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Texas A&M University
  • Missouri State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Financial Analyst
  • Senior Accountant
  • Accountant II
  • Cost Analyst I
  • Cost Analyst
  • Accountant I


  • Masters Business Administration
  • Bachelor Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in: