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Management Accountants analyze a company's historical financial data to estimate their future costs and revenues. They also create budgets and internal reports for the company, which are used to make business planning decisions. Example resumes of Management Accountants show skills like making adjustments or corrections to depreciation when necessary, and providing notes per account for all transactions registered to each account. Most employers want to see a bachelor's degree in the fields of accounting or finance on applicants' resumes, however, some may prefer a master's degree.

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Management Accountant

Entrusted to direct critical capital projects for this largest private rail freight company in Australia.

  • Drafted comprehensive annual budgets, yearly insurance declarations, ten-year strategic capital plans, quarterly forecasts and detailed unit financial reports.
  • Analyzed P&L, monthly expenses, cost fluctuations, closing and journals, as well as over $500MM of work-in-progress, in conjunction with senior company leadership.
  • Efficiently consolidated automated TM1 MS Excel data on project performance and dispatched financial operating data to Ernst & Young auditors.
  • Successfully boosted project returns by 40% through evaluation & improvement of operational processes.
  • Effectively collaborated with senior leadership to slash project expenses by 15% via less redundancy and optimized work flow.
  • Produced seven distinct TM1 templates, cutting reporting time from six to three days.
  • Slashed work-in-progress by $150MM (30% improvement) by completing project capitalization.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
Cpa
2

Cash Management Accountant

Reduced cash management function by 50% time saving.

  • Managed short term portfolio of over $15 million, liaised with banks and divisional office staff and implemented investment needs for over 250 accounts daily.
  • Prepared and analyzed monthly financial statements including variances of 4 companies.
  • Reconciled and researched balance sheet accounts monthly.
  • Reviewed and verified loan and draws for over 10 construction projects.
  • Prepared and analyzed work papers for income tax returns of 10 partnerships.
  • Reviewed work of junior accountant and approved journal transactions for data entry.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Business Economics
3

Management Accountant

Developed, managed and monitored $100M annual research and development budget.

  • Produced charge plans that strategically aligned resources to key business initiatives.
  • Produced monthly and annual financial statements and reviewed with executive management.
  • Performed real estate consolidations audit that resulted in $1M of annual savings.
Candidate Info
46
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Computer Programming
BS
Marketing
MBA
Finance / Accounting
4

Management Accountant

Reporting to the Controller/Chief Financial Officer. Responsible for providing Operations Managers with relevant financial data to support quality decisions regarding business operations. Prepares annual budget and periodic forecasts. Communicates financial information to help managers better understand operating profitability.

  • Participated in developing and implementing two management information systems; defined user requirements and performed training which ensured technology was best leveraged to support business needs.
  • Analyzed records and ascertained distributing cost for various aspects of management and production which provided accurate product cost information.
  • Maintained inventory records for raw material and work in process, scheduled and conducted physical inventories which minimized shrinkage.
  • Identified and recommended accrual and reserve levels that were adequate for the company's exposure.
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AS
Accounting
BA
Business Administration And Marketing
5

Senior Management Accountant

Accounting: Managed over 1,200,000 square feet of class A commercial and industrial properties for institutional clients. Performed all financial analysis and accounting functions.

  • Produced monthly financial packages detailing property performance.
  • Performed bank reconciliations. Calculated leases escalations.
  • Engaged in heavy interaction with tenants, portfolio managers, building managers, vendors and all other parties with interests in managed properties.
  • Abstracted and administered tenants lease agreements. Developed annual cash flow pro-forma, financial statements. Performed monthly variance analysis for all managed property budgets.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Real Estate Development
MA
Accounting
6

Accounting Department Manager/ Senior Management Accountant

Managed company wide financial compliance, optimizing the overall accountancy process

  • Redesigned the accounting process to capture all the revenue drivers and properly record valid intercompany transactions.
  • Established collection process resulting in increased cash flow
  • Developed budget and financial plans, initiating corrective actions
  • Performed month end and year end closing activities.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Accountancy
7

Senior Dispute Management Accountant

Computed ongoing financial exhibits for internal and external Attorneys to maintain up-to-date files during hearings, forecasting potential collections for the most advantageous resolution to the estate.

  • Presented accounting reports to Counsels and witnesses for their testimonies in order to maximize negotiations with disputing Reinsurers in litigation and arbitration hearings.
  • Forecasted variety of financial scenarios based on contract interpretations to advise Counsels on best case outcomes.
  • One of the most successful accomplishments in this role was recovering $500K but also proved reinsurers negligence under the contract and received over $10M in interest as well as half of the estate's trial expenses.
  • Audited data from reinsurers to ensure accuracy and verify information against internal reports to uncover inconsistencies.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Finance
8

Management Accountant

Responsible for utilizing existing, as well as defining new, General and Cost Accounting Systems for use by other accounting staff and Corporate Managers

  • Executed Inventory Reconciliation and Reporting
  • Prepared Month-end closing
  • Provided Budgeting and Forecasting support
  • Generated variance analysis of actual to Budgeted/Forecasted results
  • Generated purchase price variance reporting providing cost saving information to purchasing departments
  • Completed intercompany reconciliation and liaised with sister divisions
  • Assisted in the improvement of financial management and internal controls by creating and following up on policies and procedures to minimize and control loss of inventory
  • Helped coordinate the development and roll out of enhanced reporting processing with the goal of improving profit and cash management, ensuring data integrity, completeness and timeliness of reporting
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
MA
Accounting / Finance
MBA
Accounting / Finance
9

Management Accountant

Processed and reconciled all reimbursement for the division, various G/L and DDA accounts

  • Ensured the accurate and timely valuation of accounting records and reports through analysis and review
  • Analyzed daily error reports and initiated corrective action, performed reconciliation for assigned accounts
  • Developed and wrote procedures relating to department responsibilities, archived documentation
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Accounting
10

Management Accountant

Supplied financial metrics to all departments to measure key performance indicators for rapidly growing business during period when revenues grew from $5M annually to nearly $30M annually

  • Worked with mergers and acquisitions team during merger period with QIAGEN to align key cost accounting practices between the businesses and integrate Great Plains databases between the businesses
  • Prepared yearly budgets and monthly reforecast for all manufacturing, logistics, purchasing and operations groups
  • Prepared and posted monthly journal entries and related support, along with expense classification, reallocation and overhead expense analysis
  • Prepared and submitted internal managerial financial reports on all KPI's including efficiency, capacity, utilization and others
  • Prepared monthly financial reports containing operational spending analysis, cost analysis, expense analysis, variance analysis, and inventory reporting using Activity Based Costing
  • Reconciled inventory on monthly, quarterly and yearly basis for upwards of $40M USD
  • Streamlined and consolidated shipping process to offices in Europe, saving the company nearly $2M annually in logistics
  • Liaised with auditors on activity based and standard costing, as well as variance analysis for operations and marketing performance
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Finance And Accounting
MA
Accounting

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