Ahmed Hussain

  • Calgary AB
Ahmed Hussain

Senior Accountant

Summary

Self-motivated senior accounting professional with experience in various industries and in the final stages of the CGA/CPA designation. Proficiencies include financial analysis, reporting, forecasting and complex account reconciliations with sound knowledge of different ERP systems. Detail-oriented and organized individual with the ability to lead and manage multiple projects under extreme pressure.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2013 - Present

Freelance Accountant

Desert Sky/Tiny Hearts

Performing bookkeeping duties through Online QuickBooks

Preparing bank reconciliations and cash flow forecast

Preparing monthly financial statements

Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

Corporate Accountant 

AltaGas Ltd.

Assisted in the preparation of the consolidation financial statements and

conversion from US GAAP to IFRS

Prepared quarterly Stats Canada report and performed monthly revenue analysis

Created journal entries for option costs, financial instruments and foreign

exchange gains/losses in Q-Byte

Prepared audit working papers and uploaded all required data into CaseWare

Oct 2013 - Feb 2014

Senior Accountant

Assa Abloy Door Group

Analyzed and reported on KPIs using graphs on a weekly and monthly basis

Developed and maintained procedures to ensure proper internal controls

Posted payroll journal entries and ensured that government remittances are processed

Prepared working papers for external and internal audits

Performed monthly balance sheet reconciliations and journal entries

Sep 2010 - Jun 2013

Senior Accountant

OptumInsight

Performed monthly analysis and journal entries

Performed monthly balance sheet reconciliations and uploaded it to Blackline

Assisted in the preparation of budgets, forecasts, and financial reporting

Monitored specific projects by monitoring revenue recognition and project progress to completion

Reviewed monthly FTE and allocated labor costs across departments

Liaison with IT staff for process improvement opportunities in the company’s database

Jul 2008 - Jul 2009

Financial Analyst

Prism Medical Ltd.

Prepared reconciliations for different business units with multiple currencies using Navision

Performed detailed analysis for monthly gross margins, cost of goods sold,

sales commission and other KPIs

Analyzed monthly variances and made recommendations

Performed cycle counts and made necessary adjustments for valuation purposes

Assisted in financial reporting, forecasts, and budgets

Worked independently and as part of a team in closing month end

Performed intercompany transactions and reconciliations

Education

Education
Sep 2002 - Apr 2007

Bachelors of Adminstrative Studies with Honors in Accounting

York University

Skills

Skills