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Accounting Professional Experience

Location:
Peachtree City, Georgia, United States
Posted:
May 20, 2017

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AKANET, RITA YANANG

*** ******** **** ********* **** Georgia 30269

Mobile: 770*******

Email: ac0ene@r.postjobfree.com

Professional Objectives

I am highly motivated in becoming a professional accountant well versed in the best practices in global ethical corporate accounting and financial management. This I have sought to accomplish, so far, by acquiring a graduate academic qualification of international standard and professional experience from notable financial institutions whenever the opportunity came my way. Continuous professional development has enabled me stay abreast with global standards of accounting practice. It is my intention to constantly develop my skill sets in this regard as well as in accounting auditing and taxation. My ambition is to be seen in the coming years as a competent and efficient financial consultant at the service of enterprise corporations.

Professional Skills and Knowledge

•Accounts Payable Processes and Management

•Invoices/Expense Reports/Payment Transactions

•Corporate Accounting and Book-Keeping

•GAAP Standards and Inter-Government Regulations

•IFR Standards (UK and Nigerian Based Standards)

•Familiar with Microsoft Office 2013 Suite of applications. Proficient in the use of Excel and Word

•Knowledge of Sage 50 Accounting software

Work Authorization

US citizenship held

Education

Master of Science in Oil and Gas Accounting Dec 2010

Dundee Business School, University of Abertay Dundee, Scotland- United Kingdom. Achieved a Cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.49. Dissertation: Corporate Governance in the Oil and Gas Industry: An Assessment of the last Decade’s Scandal of Enron.

Bachelor of Science in Accounting April 2008

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

Professional Experience

Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi, Benue State- Nigeria

Lecturer-Department of Accounting July 2012 – Sept 2016

•Taught classes in the following courses: Financial accounting, Cost accounting, Management accounting, Oil and Gas accounting, Business Mathematics, Statistics and Taxation

•Participation in the development curricula and earning objectives for undergraduate programs

•Rendered consulting services on behalf of the department of Finance while lecturing

•Performed administrative assignments such as conduct examinations, staff meetings

•Supervision of student projects and student mentoring

•Supervision of Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting Project 2014/2015 Session

•Seminar papers presented: The Economy of Nigeria Beyond Oil, Prospects and Challenges, November 2014; Firms’ Effective Performance, Accurate Financial Reporting Enhancement of Audit Committee. Empirical Evidence in Benue State, April, 2014

World Bank Project Kaduna State, Nigeria

Project Team member/Accountant Dec 2010 - Aug 2012

•Worked on the state-wide project to transition the business processes of the Ministry of Finance from paper-based manual techniques to computer-based accounting processes and automated electronic record keeping

•Trained ministry staff in the use of the accounting application and the new processes

•Responsible for Journal postings, preparing Payroll Schedules and Account Reconciliations

•Used the following standards in the project: GAAP Standards and Inter-Government Regulations, IFR Standards (UK and Nigerian Based Standards)

Central Bank of Nigeria Abuja, Nigeria

Senior Accounting Supervisor Aug 2008 – Aug 2009

•Responsible for Accounting procedures, Accounts Payables, and Accounts Receivables Filing Systems

•Organized and supervised journal entries including postings and documenting memos

•Handled VAT accounts and preparation of taxes. Had oversight of the preparation and filing of audit reports

•Recommended an improvement to the format for recording procurement documents which was accepted and implemented

•Restructured the archiving procedure of audit reports as a special assignment form the senior management and was highly commended for the result achieved

Conferences Attended/Paper Presentations

•Conference/Workshop for Banking and Finance Educators by Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) & National Universities Commission (NUC) July, 2014 (Abuja, Nigeria)

•Accounting Information Technology International Conference/Workshop by Association of Chartered System Accountants (ACSA). November, 2014 (Baton Rouge LA, USA)

•Conference/workshop of International Academy of Business and Behavioral Studies. August, 2014 (Owerri, Nigeria)

Professional Qualification

• Member Chartered Institute of Cost and Management Accountants, Nigeria

• Member Association of Chartered System Accountants (ACSA)

Other Work Experience

Southland Health and Rehabilitation Nursing Home Peachtree city, Georgia

House Keeper September 2016- January 2017

Vacuum and sweep living areas of the residents, offices, dining rooms, Nursing stations and hall ways

Mop and dust living areas of the residents, offices, dining rooms, Nursing stations and hall ways

Wash and clean all toilets and bath rooms in the facility

Empty all trash cans and clean all the tables in the dining room

Make beds and ensure that the resident’s rooms are neat and tidy

Receptionist October 2016- January 2017

•Managed the receptionist area, including greeting visitors and

responding to telephone and in-person requests for information.

•Designed electronic file systems and maintained electronic and paper files.

•Handled all media and public relations inquiries.

•Served as central point of contact for all outside vendors needing to gain access to the building.

•Received and screened a high volume of internal and external communications, including email and mail.

Dietary Aide Febuary 2017- April 2017

Works in the Kitchen as an aid to the cook by chopping, slicing and dicing vegetables, shredding meats.

Ensures that the residents are served meals according to their individual nutritional needs

Serve food in plates and bowls to all dining rooms and rooms of residents that eat in their rooms

Arrange served food on trays with drinks

Prepare desserts, coffee and tea for the residents and staff

Clean up work tables after every use.

Wash used pots, pans and cooking utensils

Wash all plates, cups and silver ware used by the residents.

Sumerby Assisted Living Peachtree city

House Keeper April 2017- to date

Vacuum and sweep living areas of the residents, offices, dining rooms, Nursing stations and hall ways

Mop and dust living areas of the residents, offices, dining rooms, Nursing stations and hall ways

Wash and clean all toilets and bath rooms in the facility

Empty all trash cans and clean all the tables in the dining room

Make beds and ensure that the resident’s rooms are neat and tidy

Soft Skills

Collaborative

Able to work in a multicultural environment

Ability to work under pressure

Understanding and able to managed superior-subordinate relationships

Strong analytic and critical reasoning

Strict adherence to laid down policies and procedures

Willing to learn new ideas and methods

Tolerant of other personalities

Effective time management and ability to multi-task

Very mindful of responsibilities and accountability

Seek to maintain honest, integrity, and transparency

Focused and goal-oriented

Working logically to achieve goals



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