Hands-on international operations and finance manager driven to improve performance, efficiency and growth through process improvement and strategic vision. Creates cooperation and acceptance by understanding corporate goals, customer needs and local circumstances and implementing practical solutions.
Direct responsibility for 4 international areas at any time. During the nearly 2.5 years that has included 8 different areas. Mentored area operations managers, supervisors and staff in roll-out of new product. Trained and supported new policies, processes and systems. Removed system and process roadblocks to facilitate the largest annual growth in a single area and worldwide in 2014. Trained operations staff and front-line managers to correctly implement new product requirements to foster customer success.
Guided 5 domestic and 4 international area directors and support staff in planning, budgeting and managing expenses according to established financial policies and procedures. Guided international areas to properly adapt corporate policy with local legal and regulatory requirements. Oversaw worldwide facility management, construction, technology development and hardware budgets and expenses. Improved worldwide reporting using graphical information for non-financial managers.
Director of Finance for the Pixel Products Division that included Digital Theater, Digital Studios and Pixel Products. Implemented revenue recognition for RapidSITE software product and Digital Theater productions as well as managed all revenue recognition for the division. Interfaced with all department heads in budgeting, forecasting, reporting and analyzing actual results. Assisted departments with cost and expense reduction measures. Produced long-term financial projections for Pixel Products and assisted in efforts to raise outside capital. Assessed possibilities to spin-off smaller divisions. Facilitated the sell of one division.
Created and implemented new budgeting and forecasting systems that dramatically increased the ability to track progress of weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual goals and objectives. Implemented forecasting and tracking systems for a newly created super division of RVSI/Acuity Imaging and RVSI/CI Matrix.
Microsoft Office, Spanish fluency
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