manager resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Results-driven individual with 20+ years of accounting, tax, audit, banking and overall business experience working in both public and private industry. Offer a fresh, energetic attitude, which has afforded me the ability to excel at training, coaching, and collaborating throughout an organization.
  • Guest services
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Merchandising expertise
  • Loss prevention
  • Cash register operations
  • Product promotions
02/2015 to Present Manager International Paper Company | Fort Smith, AR,
  • Manage back billing function where cellular carriers are billed over $8.7 million for property taxes on equipment they own but paid by Crown.
  • Oversee the Business Licensing process which includes new site registration and annual license renewal for over 50,000 company owned sites.
  • Design and write financial reports using JD Edwards report writing tool.
  • Identify sites that are not registered for Business License and calculate potential exposure.
  • Monitor property tax accrual for potential delinquencies and unpaid property tax bills.
09/2011 to 02/2015 Senior Tax Accountant Arch Capital Group Ltd. | Walnut Creek, CA,
  • Perform personal property tax compliance in 26 different states.
  • Guide fixed asset reviews as a means of recognizing substantial personal property tax savings.
  • Forecast cash needs based on internally developed real and personal property tax accruals.
  • Conduct appeals on over assessed property yielding millions of dollars in savings.
  • Direct audits of personal property tax returns on a jurisdictional basis.
  • Design and conduct internal controls testing throughout Property Tax Department.
  • Manage, compile and file unclaimed property tax returns in over 25 states.
11/2006 to 09/2011 Team Leader II Corning | Union City, CA,
  • Supervised peer review process which consistently produced high internal audit scores.
  • Responsible for the on time closing of 19 Alcoa ledgers within an eight-hour time frame.
  • Managed centralized budgeting process for all North American Alcoa locations.
  • Prepared monthly balance sheet reviews and analysis along with account reconciliations for multiple locations using a variety of tools like vlookup and pivot table commands.
  • Developed and allocated multimillion dollar global risk management monthly chargeback.
  • Calculated monthly worker's compensation reserve for all North American operations.
  • Facilitated annual budgeting process for domestic locations.
  • Managed several staff members both locally and internationally.
01/2006 to 11/2006 Controller American Pest | Bowie, MD,
  • Successfully transferred both company's payroll and retirement plan to new serving company.
  • Implemented new commission recording and payment procedures.
  • Created the first ever employee handbook.
  • Managed customer service contracts in order to assure proper monthly and annual billings.
  • Performed monthly reconciliations on entire balance sheet.
  • Worked hand-in-hand with management, vendors, and customers in order to achieve a stronger cash flow through both long and short term cash projections.
11/1999 to 11/2005 Assistant Controller 23Andme, Inc. | South San Francisco, CA,
  • Successfully implemented new chart of accounts in conjunction with implementation of new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system which allowed for milestone billings.
  • Managed contractual billing compliance along with subsequent revenue recognition.
  • Manually prepared consolidated income statements.
  • Presented financial data in an easy to understand manner often for non accounting executives.
  • Designed consolidated financial statements that the company employed.
  • Implemented new commission policy for company salespersons.
  • Forecasted and management cash using internally developed models.
  • Participated and lead both internal and external audits.
  • Led and managed multiple sales and use audits concurrently.
  • Successfully appealed and subsequently abated Business Privilege tax.
01/1999 to 11/1999 Staff Accountant Morgan Properties | Wexford, PA,
  • Reported financial results to non-accounting personnel in an easy-to-understand format.
  • Worked successfully appropriate stakeholders to achieve financing for vehicle purchases.
  • Exhibited outstanding customer service.
01/1997 to 01/1999 Senior Auditor Pgim Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. | Plymouth, MN,
  • Directed several projects, which led to additional firm revenue.
  • Planned, budgeted, and executed several financial service, manufacturing, health care, and not-for-profit corporate audits, often concurrently.
  • Responsible for training and mentoring of several staff auditors.
  • Successfully forecasted, budgeted, and staffed numerous client engagements.
Expected in Masters Degree | Business Administration Katz School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh, , GPA:
Business Administration 3.6
Expected in Advanced Certificate in Accounting | Robert Morris College, Pittsburgh, PA GPA:
Expected in Bachelor of Science Degree | Management and Marketing Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA GPA:
Management and Marketing 3.3
account reconciliations, Accounting, accruals, accrual, balance sheet, billing, billings, budgeting, cash flow, closing, contracts, client, customer service, ERP, Enterprise Resource Planning, external audits, financing, financial, financial reports, financial statements, frame, internal audit, JD Edwards, mentoring, payroll, peer review, personnel, pivot table, profit, recording, report writing, revenue recognition, risk management, sales, tax compliance, Tax, taxes, tax returns

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School Attended

  • Katz School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh
  • Robert Morris College
  • Slippery Rock University

Job Titles Held:

  • Manager
  • Senior Tax Accountant
  • Team Leader II
  • Controller
  • Assistant Controller
  • Staff Accountant
  • Senior Auditor


  • Masters Degree
  • Advanced Certificate in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science Degree

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