Senior Director, Accounting - Core Businesses
McKesson Medical Surgical
Transitioned to assist with restructuring of controllership function following major acquisition. Lead team of 30 and support two business segments with $5.5B in revenues. Manage monthly and annual closes, create financial plans, forecasts, and reports, conduct analysis, provide financial advice on all company initiatives, and collaborate across the organization.
- Played key role in design of new controllership function. Assumed interim responsibility for shared services team of 50+. Achieved stretch goal of reassigning 1,000+ tasks within a 6-month timeframe.
- Identified costly inventory management issues at multiple distribution centers. Implemented new reporting process and now leading investigation into root causes.
- Contributed to $10M in additional profit by integrating the accounting policies of the two distinct companies post-merger.
- Currently serving as accounting lead for several aspects of merger integration including distribution center optimization, financial systems initiatives and supplier management process/system redesign.