Edward Chalobah

 Objective: To obtain a position in accounting, finance or management

Work History

Work History
May 2014 - Present

Accounting Assitant

BurgerBusters Inc
  • Compiled general ledger entries on a short schedule with nearly 100% accuracy.
  • Computed taxes owed by applying prescribed rates, laws and regulations.
  • Created periodic reports comparing budgeted costs to actual costs.
Jun 2013 - Sep 2013

Accounting Assistant  (while in school)

  • Maintained integrity of general ledgers, including chart of accounts. 
  • Generated financial statements and facilitated account closing procedures each month.
  • Analyzed monthly balanced sheet for corporate reporting.  
Jan 2013 - Apr 2013

Payroll Clerk              (while in school)

Stewart and Company
  • Maintained payroll information by collecting, calculating, and entering data.
  • Prepared reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages.
  • Determined payroll liabilities by calculating employee federal and state income and social security taxes and employer's social security, unemployment, and workers compensation payments.
  • Prepared reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions, leave, disability, and nontaxable wages.
Feb 2012 - Sep 2012

Accounts Payable Clerk    (while in school)

Laser and Plasma Technologies 
  • Reconciled processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances.
  • Maintained accounting ledgers by verifying and posting account transactions.
  • Reported sales taxes by calculating requirements on paid invoices.
  • Verified vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions.
Mar 2011 - Aug 2011

Accounting Clerk                (while in school)

Worldwide Restoration 
  • Performed accounting and clerical functions to support supervisors.
  • Issued checks for accounts payable.
  • Recorded business transactions and key daily worksheets to the general ledger system.
  • Inputed type vouchers, invoices, checks, account statements, reports, and other records.
May 2010 - Aug 2010

Bookeeper                       (while in school)

M&A Intercorp Driving School
  • Developed system to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts; defining bookkeeping policies and procedures.
  • Maintained subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions. 
  • Balanced subsidiary accounts by reconciling entries.
  • Balanced general ledger by preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries.

Feb 2009 - Aug 2009


CTI Global Solutions

  • Answer telephones and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals.
  • Complete forms in accordance with company procedures.
  • Greet visitors and callers, handle their inquiries, and direct them to the appropriate persons according to their needs.
  • Collect and disburse funds from cash accounts, and keep records of collections and disbursements.


Aug 2009 - Dec 2014

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Hampton University
  • Graduated with honors 
  • Member of the accounting club at my school 
  • Volunteered at Big Brothers Program and Salvation Army
Aug 2005 - Jun 2009

High School Diploma

Charles Herbert Flowers High School
  • Graduated with a 3.0 GPA
  • Member of the National Honor Society



  • MS Office Suite
  • Cash flow analysis
  • Oracle proficiency
  • Data trending knowledge
  • Strong communication skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Self-motivated professional
  • Budget analysis