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Chief Accountants, also known as Senior Financial Accountants, collect and analyze financial information for businesses and advise them on their financial decisions. Sample resumes of Chief Accountants incorporate skills like developing accounting procedures to improve the efficiency of company operations, and managing weekly check runs, including receiving check requests and expense reports and verifying that they are in compliance with financial policies and procedures. A bachelor's degree is the minimum educational requirement on Chief Accountants' resumes, though a graduate degree is often preferred.

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Chief Accountant

Initiate, prepare and implement the General Accounting Policy and Procedure Manual

  • Allocate work priorities and immediate goals to ensure operational efficiency
  • Search and hire competent personnel for the General Accounting Department
  • Oversee the preparation of financial statements
  • Coordinate annual audit with outside CPA firm
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting And Computer Science
42

Chief Accountant

  • Preparation of monthly Balance Sheet, Income Statement, and Cash Flow Statement
  • Maintained cash receipts and cash disbursements journals
  • Compiled, processed, and maintained accounts payable and accounts receivable records
Candidate Info
47
years in
workforce
47
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
43

Chief Accountant

  • Responsible for the preparation of monthly and annual Financial Statements, Statement of Activities and Change in Net Assets, Statement of Cash Flows, and Statement of Functional Expenses
  • In charge and designated "point" person for annual year end audit including but not limited to preparation of all lead schedules
  • Maintain a schedule of all restricted and temporary restricted donations by individuals, corporations, and foundations
  • Supervise and manage the work of the Accounts Payable Manager and Accounting /Payroll Manager
  • Manage cash and all bank relations with main bank and banks at other venues
  • Compile, review, and submit monthly/annual tax reporting (Sales and Use Tax, 1099)
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
44

Chief Accountant

  • Manage three accounting clerks and report to CFO.
  • Financial statement preparation and internal auditing of subsidiary ledgers.
  • Reconcile and maintain fixed assets.
  • Prepare bank reconciliation and payroll tax returns.
  • Prepare job cost calculations for company's Percentage of Completion accounting method.
  • System administration of MAS90 accounting software by Sage Software.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
45

Chief Accountant - Financial Services & Tax (fst)

Perform year-to-year variance analyses for fiscal year-end reporting. Provide explanations and supporting documentation of large discrepancies to senior management.

  • Reconcile financial activity in state funded accounts. Ensure TTU's accounting system and the state's accounting system is in balance.
  • Provide quarterly and annual financial forecasts to senior management.
  • Prepare, review and approve accounting transactions in accordance with state and university policies.
  • Train and assist employees on TTU's accounting & reporting system and other FST functions.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Finance And Management
MBA
Master of Business Administration
46

Assistant Chief Accountant

Maintain grant accounting for a budget of approximately forty million dollars.

  • Monitor and direct finances for over fifty grants.
  • Prepare fiscal reporting and coordinate internal activities for Federal, State, County, and Private funders.
  • Analyze needs and help determine the allocation of resources to best benefit to the [company name].
  • Ensure compliance and appropriate use of grant budgets along with internal grant personnel.
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
30
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration And Accounting
Government Services
Business Administration
47

Chief Accountant

  • Was in charge of Finance & Accounts.
  • Prepared and submitted Quarterly Reports to all relevant regulatory bodies in Nigeria.
  • Prepared quarterly Management / Commercial Reports for quarterly Board Meetings
  • Was in charge of all corporate matters.
  • Supervised all Accounts Department staff
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
BS
Accountancy
48

CFO and Chief Accountant

Main Responsibilities

  • Implementation of IFRS accounting and reconciliations with BO
  • Preparation financial analysis & company's financial statements
  • Implementation of new accounting system 1C and methodology
  • Implementation of new standard management analytical reports
  • Controlling the effectiveness of internal & external audit process
  • Successful implementation new system & management reporting
  • Author of new accounting system working through xls packages
Candidate Info
82
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
International Economic Relations
MBA
Master of Business Administration
Ministry Of Economics
49

Chief Accountant

  • Maintenance of books and financial records in accordance with GAAP
  • Preparation of annual operating budget with monthly variance reports
  • Provide cash projection and cash management recommendations
  • Preparation of financial statements
  • Preparation of tax returns for S-Corporation and related entities
  • Preparation of shareholders' tax returns
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Accounting
MS
Accounting
50

Chief Accountant - U.s. Operations

  • Manage accounting operations, including A/R, A/P, G/L and payroll.
  • Prepare accruals, month end & year-end closing entries.
  • Reconcile all bank accounts.
  • Approve reversing entries and fixed assets amortization entries.
  • Review and reconcile general ledger and subsidiary accounts.
  • Responsible for comprising $75 million budget.
  • Monitor and explain differences in budget to actual.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration / Accounting

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