I am an Accounting Executive with over 25 years operations, supervisory and management experience and have been a Certified Management Accountant for 11 of those years. I posess proven leadership skills having designed processes and procedures and built the teams needed to implement them. I possess excellent communications skills interfacing not only with all levels of employees thru senior management but also with organization partners from suppliers to lenders. Proven leadership, creativity and attention to detail.
SYSTEM AND PROCEDURE DESIGN
Designed accounting processes and procedures, developed job cost systems and implemented computer conversion necessary to grow from a start-up to a company with over $90 million in annual revenues.
BUDGETS/PROFIT PROJECTIONS/FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
Supervised the implementation and maintenance of budgets for up to 18 ongoing projects with annual costs in excess of $60 million in addition to creating profit projections on projects under consideration and maintaining company wide G&A and overhead budgets. Oversaw the timely preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual Financial Statements.
CASH FLOW MANAGEMENT AND CONTROL
Created cash flows on all new projects under consideration, maintained cash flows on existing projects and determined overall company cash requirements, successfully insuring that cash was always available to keep vendors and employees paid on time at all stages of the company’s growth. Worked closely with lenders to insure loans were available when needed and funded on time.
COMMUNICATION AND LEADERSHIP
Successfully hired and trained a team of accounting professionals from clerks to controllers, maintaining the lowest employee turnover rates in the company. Held classes and seminars with all departments teaching accounting procedures to ensure understanding and compliance. Extensive communications outside the company with auditors and tax accountants, coordinating funding with lenders and negotiating worker’s compensation, health and general liability insurance policies. As a member of senior management, took part in company planning and operations meetings and provided many presentations on budgets, cash flows and the current financial status of the company.