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Accounting Directors are responsible for safeguarding company assets by creating and managing a system of internal controls. Typical job responsibilities of an Accounting Director are overseeing accounting functions, protecting company assets, implementing the Sarbanes Oxley requirements, preparing financial reports, and helping with audits. Resume samples in this field showcase job assets like leadership, integrity, excellent numeracy skills, computer proficiency, reporting, and business acumen. Employers choose resumes highlighting at least a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting. Multiple years of experience in an accounting position are required.

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Accounting Director, Coal Combustion Products Finance

Functioned as financial leader for the Coal Combustion Products organization. Responsible for month-end close activities, monthly financial reporting, forecasting, and budget development. Created process to develop, document, and approve Coal Ash Asset Retirement Obligation Liability (second largest liability on Duke's books).

  • Selected to lead financial support to the Coal Combustion Products Organization, start-up organization managing Duke's response to coal ash.
  • Established and implemented accounting charging guidelines, facilitating accurate reporting of costs.
  • Oversaw development and delivery of robust Monthly Financial Reporting Package, providing clarity in spend by cost category for senior management reviews.
  • Provided financial oversight for $1B in annual budget, focusing on greater understanding of costs incurred and development of accurate forecasts.
  • Developed and implemented procedures for the Coal Ash Asset Retirement Obligation. Provided well-supported documentation of estimates to support internal and external audit procedures.
  • Generated timely and accurate responses to data requests from Wholesale Customers, Utility Commission Public Staff, Insurance Claims for Coal Ash Cleanup costs, supporting cost recovery.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
BS
Accounting
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Government Accounting Director, Kforce

  • Ensured accurate cost accounting, revenue recognition and financial reporting for over $97 Million in annual revenues in collaboration with Project Control, Financial Planning Analysis, Contracts, and business leadership
  • Collaborated with project controllers, Accounting and Contracts teams to ensure compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Sarbanes Oxley, Cost Accounting Standards and Federal Acquisition Regulations
  • Provided project set up, accounting/reporting/billing oversight, accurate cost accounting, and compensation impacts for all Government transactions
  • Reviewed and approved tasks within the month-end close process and compiled financial reporting for all levels of management
  • Served as Defense Contract Audit Agency/Defense Contract Management Agency liaison including Incurred Cost Proposal submissions
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BBA
Accounting
3

Accounting Director's Assistant

  • Performed monthly bank reconciliations for school tuitions, payroll and expenditures
  • Updated and maintained clients' billing records utilizing Peachtree
  • Ensured compliance with Accounting deadlines
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Accounting
Accounting
4

Accounting Director

  • Perform all accounts payable/receivable and general ledger functions for 5 restaurants
  • Audit and adjust inventory on a monthly basis for cost of goods sold
  • Administer and maintain all banking functions including account reconciliation
  • Complete monthly P&L's for management review
  • Compute and disburse all payments to lenders from company profitability
  • Manage staff of 2 in Accounting and Human Resources
Candidate Info
93
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Time Management

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