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Construction Accounting

Bellerose, New York, 11426, United States
May 26, 2010

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Nick Ahmad

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Bellerose, NY *****



Astute professional, with diverse experience in all phases of construction

development, accounting, planning, budgets, cost control, buy outs and

comparative analysis from project inception to warranty. Tenacious,

committed and result-oriented with collaborative work style influences

others cohesive team environments. Team player and leadership abilities

having strong client service skills.

- Corporate responsibility, proven through years of dedicated service.

- Determined problem solver, who approaches each situation with vision

and vigorousness.

- Unsurpassed goal orientation, dedication and commitment to success.

- Proficient in using Microsoft Suite, Excel, Word, Access, Timberline,

Peachtree, QuickBooks and other Accounting & Construction software's.


Segura Construction from 2009 to 2010: Comptroller

Implemented cost controls, audits, job costing, operations management to

enhance productivity and produce maximum profitability.

- Installed and trained accounting staff with new accounting & job

costing software to get exact income, operation costs and expenses.

- Ran accounting & operations department from A/P, A/R, Payments, Bid &

Payment Performance Bonds, Lien Releases, NTO's, AIA Documents, WIP

Schedules, Inter Company Journals, Taxes, AIA Contracts, Bidding,

Payroll and daily operations along with special projects provided from

senior management/owners.

- Human Resources, Insurances Health, Workers Compensation, General

Liability, supervise and conducted internal and external audits,

subcontractors Payments and insurances and amplified safety plans and

other measures to have maximum credits on workers compensation


- Worked with Banks, Bonding Companies, Clients and outside auditors

and provided them all required Financial Statements/Information to let

our operations run smoothly and effectively.

Comptroller - GRG Group/Piranha Network from 2003 to 2009:

Assist owners & management with Division's financial operations in all

areas of accounting, construction operations, accounts payables, accounts

receivables, and payroll, payment and performance bonds, inventory as well

as administrative and treasury functions. Supervised periodic audits and

ensure GAAP compliance with established policies, regulations and


- Develop and maintain an efficient and effective financial and

administrative organization in charge of selecting, training,

supervising, and counseling of all accounting personnel.

- Supervise the preparation, maintenance, and presentation of all

financial data internally or externally. Prepare cash flow

projections, review and plan cash outflow and investment activity.

- Design computerized systems to maximize productivity in accounting &

construction operations reporting system. Manage the preparation of

all relative data required by external auditing firms.

- Prepare construction hard and soft cost estimates, adhoc reporting,

Lien Releases, Payroll (Paychex-ADP), NTO's, AIA Contracts & Payments

for ongoing and future projects worth in millions of dollars. Serve as

custodian to safeguard the organization's assets.

- Develop implement, and control cash control operations with

interacting to financial institutions for draws and requisitions along

with on-time reporting of

all jobs costs and progress.

- Completion of monthly/yearly closing process and preparation of

monthly, quarterly and annual closing and reporting packages for

various subdivisions ranging houses from 1 Million to several. Ran

projects from budget, buy-outs to punch-out and warranty phases

interacting with clients, sub-contractors and suppliers.

Project Accountant - Fountain Auto Mall from 2001 to 2003:

- Supervised and established accounting and construction management for

new construction of 7500 SFT showroom on the property.

- Heavy reconciliations of GL, Bank Statements, materials management,

fixed assets accounts, posting of internals, reserves & finance and

insurance charge backs, fixed operations agenda, A/P, A/R and

manufacturer statements.

- Ran and supervise very high volume accounts payable section along

with day to day activities of accounting department.

Accountant - Aim Construction & Contracting Corp from 1994 to 2001:

- Worked with management and responsible of running high volume human

resources, projects payments/change orders, job costing, month end

closing, payroll reports, AIA draws, lien releases, blue print

reading, in house payroll processing of more than 50 employees,

insurance and permit for NYC Housing Authority, US Department of

Defense, NYC School Construction Authority & Port Authority of NY/NJ.


List of Projects

- Interior Build Out of Sweet & Sassy 7,500 SFT - $427,000

- Winter Garden Executive Center. 30,000 SFT three story commercial

professional plaza - 2008 - $ 5.5 Millions.

- Construction of four custom homes in Winter Park - 2006/2008 -

sold for 1.5 to 3.5 Millions.

- Lake Burden & Tilden Groves - 2007/2008 - Construction of 14

Custom Built Homes sold for $988,000 to 2 Millions.

- Isles of Lake Hancock - 2004/2008 - 72 Custom Home Lots averaging

from half a million to several. Involved in Planning and Zoning to

grading and development.

- Reserves of Bellemere 2003/2006 - Construction of 8 custom homes -

Sold between 1 to 2 Millions.

- Reserves of Cypress - 2001-2006 - Developed and sold 76 sold for

$500,000 to 1.5 Millions.

- Repair & Renovations of Eisenhower Hall at West Point - 1998-2000

- Contract Amount 8.4 Millions.

- Renovations of Bradley Barracks at West Point - 1996-1999 -

Contract Amount 7.5 Millions.

- Construction of Gunhill Housing Community Center for New York City

Housing Authority - 1998-2000 - Contract Amount 15.5


- New Construction of Sidewalks, Aprons and Exterior Masonry for

Eastchester Housing Project for New York City Housing Authority -

1994-1997 - Contract Amount 7.8 Millions.

- Renovations to Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, Queens, NY - Contract

Amount 28.5 Millions.

- Construction of Public School 89 in Bronx, New York for New York

School Construction Authority - 1997 - 2000 - Contract Amount 38.5


- Interior Renovations to Public School 83 in Bronx, NY, for New

York School Construction Authority- 1997-1999 - Contract Amount

3.7 Millions.

- Renovation and addition to Public School 175 Brooklyn, N.Y. for

New York School construction Authority - 1996-1999 - Contract

Amount 22.8 Millions.

- Renovations to Roosevelt Island Hospital in N.Y. for New York

Health & Hospitals - 1997-1998 - Contract Amount $ 8.7 Millions.


B.S. in Accounting & Finance

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