Ma. Luisa Bagsik

  • ParaƱaque City Metro Manila

Career Profile

  • Keen to details, efficient and organized professional with extensive experience in accounting procedures.
  • Possess strong analytical and problem solving skills, able to make well thought out decisions.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Highly discreet, ethical and trustworthy.
  • Resourceful in completion of projects, effective at multi-tasking.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision as well as working with a team.


I am seeking a challenging position related to accounting and finance where I can apply my extensive experience, further enhance my accounting skills and contribute to the company/employer's corporate growth.

Work History

Work History
Dec 2011 - Present

Freelance Virtual Assistant

  • Worked as a virtual assistant to various clients performing various tasks SEO content writing, link building, guest blogging, business feasibility study, spreadsheet creation and management, lead generation, bookkeeping, and other ad hoc tasks.
  • Major clients included the following:
    • (January 2013 to present)
    • Virtual Success Avenue (January 2013 to present)
    • Good Travel Writing (November 2012 - February 2013)
    • The Search Labs (April 2012 - October 2012)
Nov 2007 - Jun 2009

Payroll Officer

VIAP, Inc. Asia-Pacific
  • Reported directly to the Finance Manager;
  • Performed payroll function for 100 employees;
  • Drafts payroll policy and develops, recommends and implements revisions as appropriate;
  • Prepares monthly remittances to BIR, SSS, Philhealth and HDMF;
  • Prepares and files Annual Information Return of Income Taxes Withheld
Aug 2006 - Sep 2007

Finance Officer

Philippine Business for Social Progress
  • Verified requests for payments and ensures that disbursements are in compliance with company policy and statutory requirements;
  • Coordinated with Program Officers to ensure that project/program related expenses are carried out within the budget;
  • Monitored cash advances to employees;
  • Prepared journal entries relevant to cash advance transactions and assigned projects;
  • Prepared bank reconciliations;
  • Prepared schedules of Grants and Member's contributions on a monthly basis
Mar 2006 - Jul 2006

Accounting Assistant

Parthenon, Inc.
  • Reported directly to the Finance Director;
  • Prepared and reviewed various reports and schedules for management accounting and audit purposes;
  • Corresponded to company's external auditors pertaining to financial statements audit;
  • Recorded, classified and summarized company's disbursement transactions to ensure information is readily available;
  • Handled compliances with tax requirements;
Jul 2001 - Mar 2006

Financial Assistant

Techpro Philippines, Inc.
  • Reported directly to the Vice President;
  • Prepared regular financial schedules needed in drafting the monthly and annual financial statements as well as other reports and schedules that may be required by the management;
  • Performed daily cash management activities including recording and reconciliation of fund transfers;
  • Prepared bank reconciliations;
  • Performed payroll function;
  • Analyzed expenses and balance sheet accounts to identify re-class issues and adjustments as needed.
  • Monitored cash receipts and disbursements;
  • Checked and co-authorized expense reports to make sure that these complied with company policies and procedures;
  • Maintained effective communication links with banks, suppliers, auditors, and managers regarding when the need arises;
  • Handled statutory requirements;
  • Co-signed Sales Invoices and Purchase Orders
Mar 2000 - Jun 2000


SGV & Co.
  • Assisted the senior auditors and seasoned staff in implementing the planned audit procedures.


Jun 1995 - Mar 1999

B.S. in Commerce

University of Sto. Tomas, Espana, Manila, Philippines