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Financial Accountants' duties vary, depending on the employer and their specialty. While some Financial Accountants specialize in areas like internal auditing, others prefer government or public accounting. Duties accomplished by a majority of Financial Accountants, as listed on their sample resumes, include researching financial variances, analyzing financial data, preparing monthly financial statements, and preparing month-end reconciliations. A Financial Accountant position typically calls for a bachelor's degree in the fields of accounting, finance, or other business major on applicants' resumes.

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Financial Accountant, Accounting/budget and Student Accounts Coordinator

Performed reconciliations for investments, bank accounts, endowment funds and various subsidiaries.

  • Review and reconcile general ledger accounts, GSL funds, ACH, Pell, SEOG, loans, etc.
  • Generated sales tax reporting and payment submission.
  • Performed billing, account receivable and collections for various revenue generation activities.
  • Conducted student account duties regarding tuition, room deposits, meal plans, etc.
  • Provided backup for cashier.
  • Recorded correcting journal entries as needed to balance and correct general ledger accounts.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
MBA
Business Administration, Management
Accounting
22

Financial Accountant

Oversaw accounting operations at multiple resort locations. Coordinated with resort accountants at the following resorts - Charleston, SC, Steamboat Springs, CO, Aspen, CO, Southwest Florida and Bethany Beach, DE. Responsible for two to three resorts at any one time.

  • Reconciled and maintained balance sheet accounts, including bank accounts, to identify and resolve variances.
  • Resolved deferred revenue variance by analyzing the transactions which affected the subledger account on the property resort management software. Prior to analysis the variances were large and changed from month to month.
  • Identified variances in forecasted versus actual balances on income statements. Obtained explanation of variances from resort accountants and documented explanations to consolidated P & L.
  • Developed working relationships with all resort accountants and general managers by responding to concerns and questions. Persuaded controller to provide banking software to resort accountant to ensure payments were made sooner to satisfy complaining customers. This streamlined the process by removing a time delaying step.
  • Prepared A/R aging for all fourteen resorts and conducted variance analysis comparing previous month and previous year.
  • Reviewed resort sales tax returns to ensure accurate and timely filing.
  • Entered journal entries in G/L software and ensured proper backup to justify entries.
  • Reviewed property management subledger reports for balancing and accuracy.
  • Followed Sarbanes-Oxley procedures as identified by the company and auditors to ensure S.E.C. compliance.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AA
Business
BA
Accountancy
23

Financial Accountant

Accounting representative for several departments of the casino

  • Coordinated month-end procedures to ensure timely and accurate close
  • Managed balanced sheet reconciliations for the casino
  • Performed accounts receivable and accounts payables functions
  • Prepared financial statements for the OCCC
  • Assisted in capital purchase process and maintained yearly capital tracking
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
24

Financial Accountant

Processed federal and state fiduciary income tax returns.

  • Organized and prepared all BOK Board of Governor's financial data.
  • Responsible for the preparation and submitting of all Federal Gov banking reports, FR2900, FR2644, FR2415, Call Reports, and FR Y-9C and FR Y-9LP and verified they were SOX compliant.
  • Developed the Annual Report for shareholders, which included the 10K and insured all filings met compliance regulations.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
25

Financial Accountant

Prepared foreign currency translation of subsidiary income statement and balance sheet.

  • Prepared a monthly reporting package including income statement, product income statement and balance sheet.
  • Performed Fixed Assets maintenance and monthly reporting.
  • Researched accounts receivable issues related to distributors' inventories, price protection, and commissions.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business / Accounting
26

Financial Accountant II

Performed general accounting duties including responsibilities for full cycle accounts payable and accounts receivable

  • Prepared journal entries and assisted with monthly financial close
  • Prepared P/L statements, accruals, account write-offs, and valuation adjustments
  • Performed wire transfers
  • Reconciled inter-company accounts/transactions
  • Performed record-keeping in compliance with GAAP policies
  • Participated in cross functional team assignments and assisted with preparation of monthly, quarterly, and special event sales
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
27

Senior Financial Accountant

Prepared and review financial statements for 5 to 7 manufacturing divisions.

  • Maintained LIFO inventory schedules.
  • Prepared monthly lumber costing reports.
  • Supervised AP staff and assisted in training Jr. Accountants.
  • Performed on site inventory observations/audits.
  • Tracked production and capital Improvement labor costs, reclassed accordingly.
  • Assisted Sr. Controller preparing annual budgets, worked directly with Plant General Managers in completion of process.
Candidate Info
51
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
28

Senior Financial Accountant

Tested, loaded and migrated AUM data for Russell Implementation Services into Advantage system that improved
processing time by 75% and improved overall accuracy.

  • Work with Portfolio Manager's to interpret AUM contract fee structures to recognize, allocate and load revenue.
  • Maintain Accounts Receivable Schedule for regulators to identify unallowable assets.
  • Met with auditors to provide population and sample documents for SOX testing.
  • Improved process for balance sheet reconciliations cutting processing time by 50%.
  • Review and approve assets under management and fee calculations for over 100 client invoices.
  • Managed process and procedures of Client Recapture program.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Finance
29

Financial Accountant, Assistant to CFO

Responsible for preparation of financial statements, bi-annual budget, and forecasting for P.B. Footwear Inc. for submission to the head office in London

  • Prepared financial statements for Fashion Shoe Licensing, including royalty calculations and compliance
  • Performed cash management and forecasting functions, including cash journal maintenance for all ten subsidiary companies
  • Liaised with bank on all matters, including opening and closing of bank accounts, review of merchant services accounts and fees, implementation of foreign exchange contracts, and all matters regarding letters of credit
  • Managed multi-state and multi-company ADP USA payroll together with journal entries for Pentland USA and subsidiaries.
  • Administered 401K plan, including the completion of the annual census and Form 5500 preparation, and liaised with sponsor
  • Performed payroll duties for Canadian operation through Ceridian Canada
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Accounting
30

Financial Accountant-avp

Supported various proprietary trading desks

  • Generated daily futures, equities, options and foreign currency trading P & L statements
  • Verified trader marks on daily and monthly basis
  • Prepared and calculated trader commission payments
  • Reconciled general ledger between VAX, Phases3 and PeopleSoft systems
  • Reconciled commodities positions on daily basis between New York and London trading systems
  • Prepared and analyzed monthly financial statement for four entities within the company
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Economics / Accounting

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