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Accounting Consultants prepare, reconcile, analyze, interpret, store and communicate the implications of various financial statements to their clients. Tasks listed on sample resumes of Accounting Consultants include working with the CPA and owner in drafting up final schedules of receivables and payables; and processing year-end payroll and employee benefits, sales taxes, general ledger schedules and final P&L statements. In order to be considered for the position, Accounting Consultants' resumes should reflect a minimum of a college degree in an accounting-related field, professional accreditation from an accounting body, and a valid business license.

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Tax & Accounting Consultant

Acted as interim Controller/CFO for rapidly growing IT Company. Activities included budgeting,
forecasting, QuickBooks software implementation and enhancement.

  • Reviewed GL, AR, AP, journal entries, monthly closing and compiled financials according to the GAAP
  • Set up the budget to monitor software development activities for managerial decisions & analysis of variance reports.
  • Reviewed the accuracy of bank rec., time sheets, project costs, cost centers & profit margin.
  • Integrate ADP, Paychex payroll data with QuickBooks. Prepared in house & online payroll including
  • Regularly advised management to improve cash flow, control the operating cost and maximize share
  • Tax planning with BNA software & preparation for business owners form 1040, 1120, 1120S, 1065,
  • Performed small business advisory services, owners' tax and financial planning
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
32

Accounting Consultant - Group Pension Accounting

Responsible for reconciling multiple PeopleSoft accounts. Researched and resolved discrepancies using PeopleSoft and other financial reports.

  • Daily reconciliation and variance analysis of accounting transactions for Group Pension Accounting.
  • Performed daily/monthly activities including: input of journal entries to PeopleSoft, preparation of Group Pension Accounting financial statements and tax forms, and calculation of blended rates of return.
  • Effectively communicated with internal & external customers.
  • Researched and processed client requests in a timely manner.
  • Calculated and processed expenses due to company and due to clients.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration & Marketing
33

Accounting Consultant

  • [company name] on financial and accounting matters.
  • Assessed hedging effectiveness on portfolios of life insurance policies.
  • Investigated and demonstrated the use of derivative instruments including total return swaps and interest rate swaps as tools to hedge liabilities as well as assets.
  • Created risk and return profiles of the different product lines to analyze profitability.
  • Studied the use and application of hedge programs and recommended best approach.
  • Created original policies and procedures on various topics, including derivatives, mortgage servicing rights, indemnification assets, goodwill, loans, fixed assets, loss reserve, and charge-off.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Statistics
MA
Economics
34

Accounting Consultant - Corporate Finance, Insurance Accounting

Reduced Corporate Finances quarterly closing time by fifty percent through problem solving initiative.

  • Created a more efficient, streamlined electronic process for Sarbanes Oxley testing.
  • Worked with business partners to create a validation and review process for pretax earnings signoff.
  • Streamlined financial reporting process for foreign Mass Mutual branches.
  • Automated compilation of financial statement exhibits.
  • Improved coordination and facilitation of external audit process creating a more efficient and effective interaction.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
35

Accounting Consultant

Prepared monthly financial statements for clients

  • Produced other financial summary reports and projections at managements' request
  • Supervised Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable staff
  • Provided training to develop and enhance skills of accounting department staff
  • Ensured and maintained ethical accounting standard practices amongst team members
  • Conducted in-house operations review for internal control purposes
  • Prepared Schedules for clients' annual Financial Audits
  • Reviewed and evaluated the effectiveness of business controls over financial reporting controls
  • Prepares corporate, partnership and individual tax returns for clients.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
MA
Accounting And It
36

Accounting Consultant

Prepare monthly and quarterly financial statements and supporting schedules according to GAAP.

  • Perform month- end accounting close procedures.
  • Maintain the general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts, preparing the Trial Balance and resolving discrepancies.
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet asset and liability accounts to ensure correctness, identify and resolve discrepancies.
  • Successfully implemented technology to over 20 private equity clients to meet their investment management and reporting needs.
  • Trained clients ranging from CFO's to accountants on how to use the TNR accounting software.
  • Research, test and implement new accounting functionalities.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
MBA
Business
37

Accounting Consultant

Oversaw all accounting transactions.

  • Prepared and forecast annual operating budget.
  • Ensured funds were disbursed in accordance with contract requirements.
  • Prepared monthly financial statements and monthly invoices to various State
  • Provided sound cash management.
Candidate Info
47
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
38

Accounting Consultant

Contract assignment to help organization prepare for annual audit and fiscal closing.

  • Analyze, correct and book credit card reconciliations for the year, reaching out to responsible party for missing receipts
  • Responded to auditors requests for statements and answered inquiries regarding transactions
  • Worked with team in preparations to transition to new accounting software including, chart of accountant changes and different department needs to create a means for consolidated reports
  • Covered Accounts Payable position during PTO times
  • Preparation for next years 1099 filings making sure required W9 Forms were obtained and potential 1099 vendors were properly set up in system
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
Finance Conferences
39

Accounting Consultant

Provide accounting services to various industries ranging from daily operations to financial statement preparation and analysis

  • Perform balance sheet reconciliations, month-end close functions, payroll administration, full cycle accounts payable, accounts receivable, adjusting journal entries, property tax filings, 1099/1096 filings, and ad hoc reporting
  • Consistently maintained a utilization rate of more than 90%
  • Current clients include construction, non-profit, life sciences and financial services firms
  • Received "Exceed Expectation" during the first annual performance review
  • Maintain supporting schedules for amortization, depreciation, and pre-paids
  • Communicate financial information to wide variety of users
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Finance
40

Accounting Consultant

As a consultant I joined the Finance Department of the [company name] to assume the duties of an employee out on long-term disability. My accomplishments include:

  • Coordinated the implementation of a new state of the art software system (KVS) as it related to accounts payable and general accounting.
  • Monitored all accounts payable transactions insuring budgetary control
  • Brought all of the City's bank reconciliations current
  • Provided support detail for the Office of the State Controller's audit and the City's external audit for 2012
  • Maintain the reconciliation of selected General Ledger Accounts
  • Contributed to the preparation of the City's 2013 Budget
  • Filled in as needed in tax and utility collections
  • Prepared special reports as needed by the Treasurer
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Intensive Secretarial

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