senior financial manager resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Financial manager in highly competitive industry focused on developing long-term plans, short-term initiatives, and acquisitions that improve the bottom line while controlling expenses. Balance enterprise fundamentals to create spending and investment analytics that help guide the foundation for long-term growth.
  • Team Management
  • Financial Analysis
  • Profit & Loss Analysis
  • Strategic Planning
  • Financial Modelling
  • Business Valuation
  • Process Implementation
Developed a process for assessing customer profitability for a $14B revenue stream. 
Senior Financial Manager, 11/2004 - Present
Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. Fayetteville, NC,
  • Oversees requested program deliverables to ensure company achieves the expected return on investment and business benefits.
  • Partners with the business points of contact in Engineering, Planning, Pricing & Program Management organizations to align the work effort with the business benefit.
  • Reviews the financials for the organization and provides executive level reporting.
  • Provides additional financial expertise associated with timely and accurate reports and analysis to various levels of executive management.
  • Responsible for the preparation of monthly financial deliverables.
  • Developed a proprietary model to evaluate the underlying architecture expenditure of the Verizon Business network and redirect the pricing initiatives.
  • Helped create and socialize a process for evaluating large enterprise contracts used to deliver a monthly comparison against original signed proposals providing management the ability to manage/minimize variances.
Financial Manager, 06/2000 - 11/2004
Saic Anniston, AL,
  • Oversaw the development of various financial analyses critical to senior management's strategic decision-making.
  • Managed the areas for cost reductions and operational improvements, annual budget process, periodic forecasting, and periodic analysis of operations performance.
  • Used analyses to providing explanations and business solutions to help mitigate the risks.
  • Created separate P&L's which are used by all operational units to help quantify monthly performance and cash flows.
  • Partnered with senior management to determining financial impact due to product cost reductions, and new product roll out, and prepared periodic forecasts to update leadership on projected results.
  • Analysed financial performance against key business metrics and documented pertinent financial highlights to enable management to determine progress against budgets.
  • Created several critical best practices.
  • Developed a proprietary model to evaluate the acquisition of another company.
  • Created evaluation models for the Trademark and the Cost of Capital for use in the Net Present Value analyses.
  • Developed a business case and rolled out pricing models for a product that resulted in a $14 million monthly run rate.
Senior Financial Analyst, 08/1998 - 06/2000
Siemens Corporation Dartmouth, MA,
  • Managed reporting and analysis (including the design, development, maintenance, and distribution of reports as well as presentations and analysis) for multibillion dollar joint venture.
  • Designed, developed, maintained, distributed, and improved a wide-range of reports and analyses for network planning.
  • Developing cost models for network planning, accounting and supply settlements.
  • Identified opportunities for financial and operational improvements.
  • Developed and maintained the systems and models needed to track, report, analyze, and forecast company performance.
  • Assisted in developing and improving revenue, expense, and capital forecast models.
  • Created forecasting methodologies and models and consolidate budget and forecast submissions.
  • Analyzed monthly results versus targets, and re-forecasted results based on recent trends and expected performance.
  • Compiled, reported, and analyzed revenue, sales, and the sales pipeline on a weekly basis as well as provide periodic synergistic and transition activity including the development of operating models and analysis of confidential information memorandums.
  • Specifically:.
  • Creating cost allocation models for a $10 billion budget.
  • Evaluating the financial impact from a $200 million network integration.
Financial Analyst, 03/1997 - 08/1998
Lear Corporation Montgomery, AL,
  • Worked closely with executives to provide financial analysis and reporting, and assist in preparing annual budgets.
  • Supported senior management with ad hoc Financial analysis and reporting.
  • Prepared corporate budget as well as conducted variance analyses of actual results compared to budget and prior periods.
  • Prepared documentation for corporate costs and assisted management with quarterly reporting.
  • Processed debt and lease payments and recorded related journal entries.
  • Prepared quarterly debt and lease covenant calculations as well as covenant forecasts.
  • Assisted with due diligence for refinancing and acquisitions.
  • Completed other special projects and analysis as assigned by management including conducting capital purchases.
  • Assisted in the migration of the Deltek accounting system to SAP.
Project Control Analyst, 01/1995 - 02/1997
General Atomics Arvada, CO,
  • Supervised and provided direction, guidance and training to the project control team within division.
  • Interacted with senior management to present findings and recommendations for projected monthly revenue and profit as well as annual budget.
  • Implemented and developed financial policies and procedures, and directly contributed to the development and implementation of new project controls concepts and techniques.
  • Directed the planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting of projects of varying contract type, size and complexity, and level of risk.
  • Specifically:.
  • Developed and maintained cost/schedule baselines, work breakdown structures and EACs.
  • Provided related variance analyses.
  • Constructed labor utilization rates and implemented methodologies.
Accounting Assistant, 06/1993 - 01/1995
Care New England Health System Cranston, RI,
  • Assisted with accounting and financial projects.
  • Processed and reconciled a wide variety of accounting documents such as invoices, departmental billings, employee reimbursements, cash receipts, vendor statements, and journal vouchers.
  • Reviewed and coded financial information.
  • Prepared and processed documents to disburse funds, make deposits and prepare reports, compiled and reviewed information for accuracy and maintained records.
: Business Administration Finance, Expected in
Webster University - London,
Status - Business Administration Finance Thesis: "The Effect that Monetary and Fiscal Policies have on the Equities Market"
Bachelor of Arts: Economics, Expected in
Lynchburg College - , Virginia
Status - Economics
Financial analysis, forecasting, leadership, Microsoft Office, Oracle, SAP, presentations, pricing, assesing customer valuation

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School Attended

  • Webster University
  • Lynchburg College

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