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Systems Accountants have a two-part job; first they review and evaluate all of the financial systems, practices and policies of a company, then they eliminate poor performing systems and practices and implement improved replacement systems over time. Tasks associated with sample resumes of Systems Accountants include researching, developing, and documenting user requirements for automated applications; and providing and supporting department requests for financial data. Because the responsibilities of a Systems Accountant vary as much as they do, a master's degree is often a requirement on applicants' resumes in order to be considered for the position.

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Systems Accountant

The largest life insurer in the United States with more than $2 trillion of life insurance in force

  • Consolidated and revamped the source system to accounting system reconciliation process. Completion time was eight hours and is now one hour. Modifications included: Visual Basic macros and Excel lookups
  • Prepared daily and monthly reconciliations between the various accounting systems to ensure proper financial representation
  • Identified and communicated accounting issues to the IT team, the accounting supervisor, and management in a timely manner
  • Compiled the monthly operations review for management
  • Point of contact for external auditor Deliotte
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Accounting
Accounting
2

Financial Planning Manager/systems Accountant

Responsible for coordinating monthly forecasting of income and balance sheet activity as well as annual budgeting and planning. Also responsible for all manufacturing and cost accounting. Large scale backlog cancellation prompted layoff of all but book keeping functions.

  • Maintained and reported detailed corporate metrics performance.
  • Established cycle count program.
  • Implemented Solomon IV Inventory, Accounts Payable & Bill of Materials Module.
  • Cut manufacturing transaction close from 5 days to 1.5 days.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accountancy
MS
Finance
3

Systems Accountant

Managed group responsible for EDI program including development, implementation and explanation of EDI in major automated information system (AIS).

  • Created a more efficient system for contractor to bill DoD and allow DFAS-CO to reduce number of input clerks while improving method of entering invoicing data into payment system.
  • Routinely analyzed existing business processes, identified needs for additional EDI capabilities, and coordinated development of requirements with end user and technical service provider.
  • Identified and resolved policy issues relating to implementation, expansion and maintenance of EDI program in areas of transaction handling responsibility and federal guideline compliance.
  • Boosted vendor participation from 130 trading partners to 570 by creating and implementing aggressive marketing program, increasing volume from 32% to 61%. Frequently present DFAS-CO process at government contractor conferences to increase
  • Expanded number of contractors by serving as team leader responsible for training and overseeing team with respect to "selling" participation in the program.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
BS
Information Technology
4

Lead Systems Accountant

Information Systems Accountant for a 3 state, 24 x 7 aviation maintenance corporation. Main duties included: maintain systems and upgrading the user-base both in terms of computer education and operating systems.

  • Project Management - Coordinated accounting system conversion resulting in million dollar saving from inaccurate billing data.
  • PC Helpdesk - Successfully maintained 200+ user network and mentored users on PC-based applications leading to increased user performance.
  • Supervisory - Managed a 4-person Accounts Payable staff and reviewed budgets to actuals, which mitigated inaccuracies.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
MBA
Master of Business Administration
Teaching Cissp
5

Systems Accountant

Reviewed, assessed and reported the effect of proposed changes to the JOCAS programming code and operating instructions; Planned, implemented and monitored HQ Program Management Office directed changes to JOCAS and operating instructions; Advised upper management of the impact of proposed changes on mission performance

  • Planned and monitored the JOCAS program implementation for the AF Office of Scientific Research; Identified and reconciled outstanding obligations ensuring our directorate was the only one in the command to have no discrepancies reported by the Air Force Audit Agency in a 2 year HQ directed audit of the General Finance and Accounting System
  • Became a Certified Acquisition Professional Certification in business, cost estimating and financial management
  • Winner of the AFRL Kirtland Senior Mission Support Award for the quarter ending Sep 2005
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Financial Management
6

Systems Accountant

Created and prepared monthly financial statements in two currencies (U.S. & Canadian).

  • Managed accounts payable and accounts receivable functions.
  • Analyzed general ledgers and trial balances.
  • Approved and established customer credit limits for our customers.
  • Monitored receivables for collections owed to company.
  • Prepared sales forecasts and projections.
  • Responsible for trouble-shooting and maintaining all computers and accounting operating systems.
  • Performed other diversified duties.
  • Directly involved with the creation and set up of a customized sales system in the IBM AS400 operating system called KISS (Kymmene International Sales System).
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
Management Information Systems
7

Senior Logistics Coordinator/fuels Automated Systems Accountant

Developed, negotiated and administered sub-contracts and purchases orders.

  • Provided training programs and automated integration solutions tailored to the needs of the client, military and sub-contractors.
  • Supervised 16 personnel in subject matters relating to the daily operation and administration of the VAREC Control Center Automated System Database.
  • Provided daily detailed reports to the Department of Defense concerning various products being used and stored.
  • Conducted monthly reconciliation reports identifying problems and issues prior to submitting to the Defense Energy Support Center (DESC), Military and senior company management to ensure any problems /issues were solved.
  • Maintained a company high of ten months of error free reports.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Occupational Safety & Health
MS
Environmental Safety Management
8

Telecommunications - Systems Accountant

Compiled accurate and timely financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

  • Variance analysis of profit and loss accounts
  • Maintained and balanced general ledger accounts preparing extensive month end journal entries and performed reconciliations
  • Calculated and filed B&O tax and property tax
  • Prepared for year-end audit: PBC's
  • Prepared corporate medical/dental billings to affiliate companies within Northland
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
9

Systems Accountant

Developed management policies and procedures for implementation.

  • Ensured the control and governance of processes and systems
  • Monitored the observance of proper systems
  • Implemented and facilitated the monitoring of recommendations of both the internal and external auditors.
  • Managed Credit Control and Finance billing-related issues from the time they were reported to resolution by the IT department.
  • Created and monitored action plans for the delivery on programs instituted from outside stakeholders which impacted on the internal control environment within the Corporation
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
10

Systems Accountant

Implemented new financial system: re-inventing business processes, developing transactions, testing, writing procedures

  • Developed interfaces to new system: fixed assets, accounts receivable and billing system
  • Wrote manuals and trained staff nationwide
  • Trained staff on VA/Federal budget process
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration And Accounting

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