Education

Education

Work History

Work History
May 2008 - Present

Junior Staff Accountant

MacGillivray Partners, LLP
  • Prepare compilation, review, and audit engagements
  • Work in a highly confidential and proficient environment 
  • Participates on auditing team for large, not-for-profit organization
  • Completed audit processes in advance of deadlines and ensured client satisfaction
  • Conducts bookkeeping for various types of companies using accounting software such as Caseware, Simply Accounting and Quickbooks
2008 - Present

Volunteer Peer Advisor

Wilfrid Laurier University's Career Development Centre

·Lead role in the residence outreach program, as a senior peer advisor

·Responsible for the coordination and synchronization of the Career Centre Ambassador program, as a junior peer advisor

·Work individually and as part of a team, building skills in communication, organization and promotion

·Carries out weekly activities and meetings in a time efficient and professional manner

2000 - 2007

Assistant Store Manager

Buns Master Bakery
  • Trained new employees and advised them in areas such as policy and procedures
  • Managed the daily transactions within the store and recorded daily financial statistics to report to the owner/operator
  • Prepared daily cash reconciliations
  • Organized inventory count for year-end
May 2006 - Aug 2006

Lifeguard

Great Wolf Lodge

·Dealt with clients daily in a professional manner

·Worked proficiently with many co-workers in a high-pressured environment

2004 - 2006

Volunteer Student Representative

Tantalize Tan Spa

·Reported monetary statistics of personal sales to the owner bi-weekly

·Assisted in developing financing options for customers

·Promoted company name, services and merchandise

Objective

An undergraduate business student seeking a Junior Accountant role where I can apply strong communication skills and experience in public accounting, while working towards my Chartered Accountancy designation.

Summary

·Experience auditing financial records of business clients as a team member within a small-sized accounting firm

·Proficient in Accounting software, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

·Possesses keen leadership skills, developed as an executive member to numerous teams and committees and managing a team of 10 of employees

·Disciplined with a strong character developed through extensive athletics and community involvement

Custom

LIVE Business Conference 2008, 6th place2008

Subject Achievement Award, for proficiency in Business Studies2006

West St. Catharines Business Association Award2006

Laurier Entrance Scholarship2006

University Involvement

·Student Mentor, Business Students Society2009

·Live Conference Candidate2008

·Accessible Learning Centre, Note TakerFall 2008 - Present

·Peer Advisor , Career Centre2008 - Present

·Intramural co-ed volleyball 2006 - Present

·Powder-Puff Football (women’s flag football)2008