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Accounting Controllers are responsible for cash management and risk management within a business. Sample resumes of Accounting Controllers exhibit such tasks as overseeing all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems to ensure compliance with appropriate standards and regulatory requirements; and managing the production of the annual budget and forecasts. Accounting Controllers should be able to show a Bachelor's degree in the fields of accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience gained by working for a larger company, on their resumes.

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Accounting Controller

Responsible for the management of all Commercial Loan and Lease operating accounting encompassing Commercial Loan accounting, Commercial Loan and Lease funding & wire

  • Developed, evaluated, coached and provided career planning for a staff of 2-3 managers with 12 employees
  • Managed departmental costs and reduction of costs within Commercial loan and lease operations
  • Developed numerous cost savings and revenue generating ideas for the departments that, once implemented, resulted in personnel reduction of 20%
  • Comprehensive understanding of ledger entries and processing procedures mainframe and GL applications
  • Primary and Secondary project manager on multiple clean-up projects
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
2

Assistant Vice President Accounting Controller

Responsible for the management of all [company name] operating accounting encompassing Commercial Loan accounting, [company name] funding & wire

  • Developed, evaluated, coached and provided career planning for a staff of 2-3 managers with 12 employees
  • Managed departmental costs and reduction of costs within [company name] operations
  • Developed numerous cost savings and revenue generating ideas for the departments that, once implemented, resulted in personnel reduction of 20%
  • Comprehensive understanding of ledger entries and processing procedures mainframe and GL applications
  • Primary and Secondary project manager on multiple clean-up projects
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
3

Corporate Accounting Controller

Generated consolidated financial statements for multi-corporations for medium-sized construction company.

  • Supervised, trained and evaluated a total of (4) accountants and accounting clerks.
  • Oversaw general ledger, budget variances, and auditors' reports.
  • Reviewed job costs and prepared monthly work-in-progress adjustment.
  • Allocated and analyzed expenses for multi-corporations and divisions.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
4

Accounting Controller

Oversee all accounting department staff and related processes.

  • Prepared monthly financial statements, payroll and payroll taxes
  • Implemented new processes to increase accuracy with data entry and month end balancing which resulted in a 40% savings in yearly audit expenses
  • Worked with programmers to design customized software for car rental reservation systems and computer maintenance
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Program
5

Accounting Controller Shared Services Representative

Coordinated staff development opportunities

  • Planned events and managed communication between members of the Shared Services Department
  • Developed Controlled Shared Services website using Microsoft Sharepoint
  • Provided clerical support to 5 supervisors
  • Created and designed brochure for departmental promotion December 2011
  • Indexed, organized, and checked legal documents
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Psychology And Spanish
Psychology
6

Accounting Controller Shared Services Representative

Coordinated staff development opportunities

  • Planned events and managed communication between members of the Shared Services Department
  • Developed Controlled Shared Services website using Microsoft Sharepoint
  • Provided clerical support to 5 supervisors
  • Created and designed brochure for departmental promotion December 2011
  • Indexed, organized, and checked legal documents
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Psychology And Spanish
Psychology
7

Corporate Accounting Controller

Responsible for all the [company name], accounting, financial and treasury functions of EDS Telecommunications Services Division, including support to management and clients in the delivery of new products & services.

  • Prepared Financial Statements, Budgets, Forecasts.
  • As Manager of EDS Bill Payment Services, provided telecommunications support to outsourcing customers nationwide, managed the allocation of internal resources to client's projects and internal controls of clients' telecom expenses.
  • Analyzed Client's telecommunications expenditures on a monthly basis and discussed P&L variances with clients' local Telecommunication Managers nationwide and worldwide, to improve efficiency.
  • Managed 15 employees in Customer Support, Billing and Accounting l, including salary, training and staffing.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
8

Accounting Controller

Managed day-to-day office operations including, human resource, marketing, and technology issues.

  • Coordinated and executed all aspects of accounting process including AR, AP, payroll and general ledger
  • Prepared financials and tax reports
  • Managed other accounting personnel
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Business
9

Production Accounting Controller

  • Supervised staff accountants (2)
  • Monitored and analyzed financial statements for four production divisions
  • Supervised month-end closing process relating to the production divisions
  • Performed variance analysis of income and expenses for the production divisions
  • Reviewed and approved accounts payable transactions for production division related expenses
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Psychology; Substantial Coursework Completed
10

Accounting Controller

Responsible for managing the firm's cash and credit, its financial planning, and its capital expenditure. Handling cost and financial accounting, tax payments: payroll, 940, 941, UCT, sales tax and management information systems.

  • Accomplishing large hotel budget renovation projects by planning and managing constant multimillion reconciliations of the operational costs involved.
  • Establishing internal control by maintaining accounting principles GAAP, practices, procedures and recommendations to top management.
  • Maintaining and enhancing reliability and accuracy of the accounting programs Peachtree Complete Accounting, Design Manager Professional, Excel, and Cash Link Management from the banks.
  • Maintaining books of original entry, general ledger and subsidiary ledgers.
  • Preparation and detailed analysis of financial statements, week-end closing process and budgeting variance analysis of accounts receivable and accounts payable.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts

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