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Accounting Representative

Fountain Hills, Arizona, 85268, United States
May 27, 2010

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James F. Turner

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Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 Home: 480.***.****



Proven professional with financial analysis and communication skills,

developed through extensive

professional experiences and academic training, to contribute to any


Dynamic and focused professional with a strong desire and drive to

cultivate the necessary skills to thrive in a demanding and supportive

business environment. Personable and energetic, known for great interactive

skills with the public.

Recognized for drive, tenacity, and an indefatigable work ethic. Effective

communicator, leader, and problem solver who builds teamwork and possesses

the initiative to meet the demands of corporate objectives.

Accounting skills provide great organizational skills. Interviewing and

meeting skills provide better access to providing professional services to

the public.

Academic Background

State University of New York, New York City, NY

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Professional Experience

U.S. Census Bureau April 2010-Present


. Field Operator, visiting Non Response Follow Up homes to complete

census forms for 2010 Census

W February 2010-Present

Bridal Show Representative

. Bridal Show representative for Bridal website. Meet and greet future

brides at Bridal Show Expos in the Phoenix Metro area to register for

this unique website dedicated to the individual bride.

. Contact other vendors as possible advertisers on the


Affiliated Computer Services, Tempe, AZ 2004-2009


Functioned as the primary point of contact and team leader for escheatable


. Reconciled statements for a major automobile manufacturer;

. Managed payments for employees and vendors according to Laws of each

state, for yearend payments to various states.

. Participated in a company sponsored employee concerns committee and

two social committees.

. Prepared Escheatables database for ease of monthly reconciliations.

Maersk, Inc., Madison, NJ 2000-2004


Managed AR/AP and inter-company foreign payables for a major container

shipping company.

. Conducted journal entries,

. Reconciled bank statements

. Handled Intercompany International Transfers

. Supervised Temporary Staff members..

Pryor, Cashman, Sherman & Flynn LLP, New York, NY 1981-2000


Managed all AR/AP and bank reconciliations for a rapidly growing legal firm

with 54 partners..

. Assisted in the development of criteria for the design of customized

accounting systems using the Elite Legal System platform.

. Supervised the implementation of systems, created evaluation and

reporting procedures, and trained staff.

. Prepared, reviewed, and analyzed periodic reports relating to

partnership financial status and profitability, including client


. Devised and recommended more efficient and effective methods to

process additional transactions during a period of rapid growth,

without increasing staff.

Proficient in: Microsoft Office Suite, Elite, Quorum, Integrated Export

Systems, FileNet, CICS, OPRA. Avid photographer and designer. Have been a

part of all aspects of community theatre for over 30 years. Excellent

communication skills.

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