To obtain a challenging position that will utilize my business and financial knowledge while interacting with customers, business partners and peers.
07/2012 - 04/2016
MGM Resorts International Operations － Las Vegas, NevadaMANAGER FINANCE SHARED SERVICE CENTER
Maintain monthly accounting processes essential to the functional objectives of the Finance Shared Service Center while ensuring accounting records and practices adhere to corporate accounting policies.
Implements best practices to achieve standardization across all finance functions in addition to support of continuous improvement initiatives.
Support business partners in the review of the monthly financial statements and ensure all questions are answered in an accurate and efficient manner.
Ensure all balance sheet accounts continuously reflect accurate financial position.
04/2012 - Current
MGM Resorts International Operations － Las Vegas, NevadaDIRECTOR FINANCE SHARED SERVICE CENTER
Establish and maintain productive relationships between the Finance Shared Service Center, property finance and business partners
Lead, drive and communicate the strategic objectives of the FSSC.
Integrate these objects into the daily work environment to ensure the delivery of service excellence.
Enhance internal customer service through the implementation of process improvements.
Provide supervision and direction to 10 reporting staff to ensure goals and objectives are met.
Manage and review work of staff to ensure information is accurate and processed in an efficient manner.
Ensure all accounting processes are completed in an accurate and timely manner including weekly the comprehensive review on the monthly financial statements.
Review and answer all questions related to the financials.
05/2011 - 07/2012
Mirage Casino & Hotel － Las Vegas, NevadaASSISTANT FINANCIAL CONTROLLER
Oversee inventory control and property accounts payable departments including management of staff and compliance of corporate policies and procedures.
Review monthly financial statements and account reconciliations.
Provide support to operating departments in analyzing financial statements to current year budget and prior year actual.
Coordinate and monitor capital expenditures.
Review monthly calculations of management fees and profit splits with business partners to ensure compliance with contractual obligations.
Act as property liaison between corporate financial entities and property operating departments.
11/2010 - 04/2011
Shift4 Corporation － Las Vegas, NevadaASSISTANT CONTROLLER
Managed the daily accounting functions of a technology company including accounts payable, accounts receivable, billing and general accounting.
Provided detailed financial analysis on sales and pricing strategies in support of sales and operations management.
Provided support to the sales contract coordination process including overall review and approval of all sales contracts.
07/2008 - 06/2010
Aristocrat Technologies, Inc － Las Vegas, NevadaASSISTANT FINANCIAL REPORTING MANAGER
Managed the general accounting group of US and international subsidiaries of Australian parent company including treasury, accounts payable, intercompany and fixed asset accounting.
Assigned departmental responsibilities based on knowledge and experience.
Prepared semi-annual performance reviews of staff accountants and AP supervisor, monitored progress and provided guidance on meeting expectations of organization.
Assisted with the coordination of the external and internal audit function including consolidation and financial statement preparation.
Ensured compliance with global finance policies and procedures.
CONTROLLER, GAMING OPERATIONS.
Supported division to meet financial objectives.
Prepared financial evaluations reviewed and made recommendations to operations management.
Reviewed and reported on compliance with external accounting standards, regulations and Aristocrat's internal policies and procedures.
Prepared monthly forecast, flash and annual plan for the Division.
Provided detailed commentary on variance analysis of P&L.
Ensured the accurate recording of revenue and costs of goods sold of department.
Maintained customer relationships through timely and accurate responses to financial inquiries.
Completed semi-annual performance reviews of analysts, monitored progress and provided guidance on meeting expectations of organization.
07/2006 - 05/2008
Hospital Corporation of America － Nashville, TennesseeSENIOR ACCOUNTANT
Financial accounting for multiple medical facilities.
Performed month end close procedures, prepared financial statements and completed balance sheet reconciliations.
Completed monthly financial reviews with operations management.
Performed audits of governmental, corporate and not-for-profit entities.
Prepared individual and corporate income tax returns.
Supervised staff level personnel in performance of audit and tax engagements.
Scheduled, coordinated and staffed over 40 audit engagements per year including preparation of audit programs based on established guidelines.
Established and maintained client relationships through periodic communication and explanation of new and upcoming guidelines and regulations.
ARISTOCRAT TECHNOLOGIES － Las Vegas, NEVADACONTROLLER, GAMING OPERATIONSSupported division to meet financial objectives.Prepared financial evaluations reviewed and made recommendations to operations management.Reviewed and reported on compliance with external accounting standards, regulations and Aristocrat's internal policies and procedures.Prepared monthly forecast, flash and annual plan for the Division.Provided detailed commentary on variance analysis of P&L.Ensured the accurate recording of revenue and costs of goods sold of department.Maintained customer relationships through timely and accurate responses to financial inquiries.Completed semi-annual performance reviews of analysts, monitored progress and provided guidance on meeting expectations of organization.
California State UniversityFresno, CaliforniaBS: BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION ACCOUNTING OPTIONBUSINESS ADMINISTRATION ACCOUNTING OPTION