Computer Skills - Proficient on both Mac and PC platforms. Advanced user of Excel with good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite. Experienced user of QuickBooks, Navision and Dynamics (now combined under Microsoft), Sage Business works and Sage Business Vision (now combined under Sage Cloud Services. Accomplished user of ERP systems for mattress manufacturing and full implementation knowledge of ERP modules available for newly acquired package.
Organized and Systematic - Methodical approach to planning or taking action, while utilizing high tech methods (One Note or Outlook) as well as low tech methods (Moleskins & File Folders) to stay organized. Organized accounting and finance into five broad categories; transactional, information management, compliance, financial reporting and value added reporting & services. Please refer to file located below - "Portfolio Section - The Pyramid" - Each block is built on a solid base below it.
Mature Leadership - One life lesson the years have taught me - "None of us is smarter than all of us" - Having superior leadership skills means that I know when to lead and when to follow; when to talk and when to listen, thereafter though, always decisive in my opinions and actions. The best relationships (regardless of title, gender age or culture) revolved around the simple notion of mutual respect and candor, even if we never agreed on anything.
Focused and Multitasking Ability - Disciplined to work on one item at a time while fully capable of shifting focus quickly due to the demands of the current business environment. Utilized a checklist (See "Portfolio Section - Master Checklist" ) with linked documents to provide focus on the details but never loosing site of the big picture.