Bachelor of Science, Accounting

2012 - 2015
University of Minnesota Crookston
  • 3.9 / 4.0 GPA    
  • Dean's List- All 6 Semesters
  • Minor in Finance
  • Member of the Accounting & Finance Society 
    • Position: VP of technology from 2013-2015

Relevant Work Experience

Work History

Accountant I

Jan 2016 - Present
  • Preparing and reviewing income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and various other accounting statements and reports
  • Analyzing and collecting financial reports and records, making recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, assets, and expenditures
  • Reviewing and verifying the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records
  • Assisting in evaluating, recommending, maintaining and monitoring appropriate internal controls, and assisting in the maintenance of internal control documentation
  • Interacting with internal and external stakeholders in responding to inquires or report requests
  • Conducting special studies and developing or recommending accounting methods and procedures
  • Coordinating accounting matters with other departments and locations
  • Utilizing computer to input, retrieve or display accounting information

IRS Tax Volunteer

2014 - 2015
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
  • Yearly community service performed on behalf of the Accounting & Finance Society
  • Provided free tax return preparation for eligible taxpayers in Crookston, Minnesota
  • Completed and successfully certified in tax law training, including the use of electronic filing software
  • Applied concepts learned in Income Tax I & II courses

Tax Intern

Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
Jeffrey J. Waters, C.P.A, P.C.
  • Prepared bank and credit card reconciliations
  • Entered accounting transactions into Quickbooks at work and at client locations
  • Prepared individual income tax returns using Lacerte tax preparation software including entering security transactions
  • Prepared sales tax forms
  • Prepared payroll and payroll tax forms using Quickbooks
  • Reviewed general ledger and financial statements

Additional Skills & Information

  • Proficient in QuickBooks, Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Fluent in Urdu & Hindi