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Accounting Management

Altamonte Springs, Florida, United States
March 01, 2018

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ROBERT M. ALBERT **** Langham Terrace

Lake Mary, FL 32746

Position Title: Plant Controller Phone: 407-***-****



Finance / accounting / contacts with Fortune 500 manufacturing businesses; also, start-up organizations. “Hands on” experience in Contracts, Finance, Operation Planning, Accounting - Cost Accounting, Budgets, Proposals, and Estimating. Skilled in Automated Accounting Systems including Deltek Costpoint, plus Microsoft Office Products. Work experience in the manufacturing – engineering and international environment; plus, negotiations experience. Excellent communications skills with strong credentials in Management Training, Total Quality Management, Human Resources, and Corporate Leadership. Change agent / analysis / infrastructure. Consultant for Small Business Development Center – University of Central Florida. Certified Professional Consultant since 1996. Extensive technical, business, and leadership training. Risk assessment – Cost. Multi-location control and work responsibility. Good reputation for reducing “cost growth”. Fully understands growth, competition, compliance, profit requirements, and shareholder equity.


ALION SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, Orlando, FL 2015 - 2017

Project Controller

Maintain financial control, budgets & proposals for commercial & government contracts

PROJECT CONSULTANT, Lake Mary, FL 2006-2014

Consultant - Deltek Costpoint CP7 implementations with Deltek & Neo Systems.

Interim Contracts - Accounting Manager.

Consultant – Procurement – Basis of Estimates, King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Consultant to VP Finance & CFO in $800M US Government contractor in S. Carolina. Developed pricing, proposals and cost benefit analysis for customer submittal.

Interim CFO - Full responsibility for Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, Procurement, IT and Contracts reporting to President / CEO.

Interim Controller: Accounting and Cost Control. US Government contracts / finance compliance and proposals.

Trainer: Three days Training Seminar – “US Government Contracts and Compliance”.

Consultant - Initiated Strategic / Operation plans to grow the organization with Proposals.

Auditor: Successfully completed year-end audit. (External & Government auditors).

Initiated first corporate-wide Indirect Cost Budget reducing cost by $2.2M – added value.

SMITHS AEROSPACE, Germantown, MD 2005

Manager - Finance & Accounting

Cost Accounting, Finance, Contracts and Human Resources of Information Systems Division with offices in Germantown, MD, Grand Rapids, MI, and Cheltenham, UK reporting to VP/GM.

Completed leasing portions of facility to sub-tenants to reduce unutilized facility space.

Leader year-end audit process with corporate auditors and Senior Finance Management.

Leader in the implementation of International Finance Reporting Standards (IFRS).

Member Lean Manufacturing Team and US Supply Chain activities.

INDRA SYSTEMS, INC. Winter Park, FL 2003-2004


Responsible for portions of Cost Accounting, Finance - Budgets, Pricing, Proposals and Contract functions.

Assisted in the implementation of Deltek Costpoint Business Management / ERP System, cost controls, budgets, and procedures. Provide accurate – timely financial data to Senior Management / Board of Directors, both United States and Spain.

Work directly with government auditors, corporate banks, legal, and audit to ensure all requirements are compliant with GAAP / Spanish corporate policy.

Robert M. Albert 407-***-****



Principle Specialist – Cost Accounting

Accounting and Finance. Cost Accounting. Subcontract Audit. Program / Overhead Cost Analysis. Corporate Financial Planning. Cost Control. Contract Billings. Developed new methods of Financial Reporting to Customers. Incurred Cost Submissions / Proposals. Department Budgets. Revenue – Cash Backlog Review. Mentor Team Members. Member: Deltek Costpoint Implementation Team. Corporate Proposal Rates. Wrote Accounting Procedures. DCAA Audits. Presentations to Senior Management. Developed Cash Flow, Problem Solving, and Risk Management scenarios for CFO.

Assumed responsibility for selected projects previously assigned to Corporate Controller.

Project Consulting, Orlando, FL

Various aerospace companies within region in Accounting / Finance. 1994-1997

McDONNELL DOUGLAS, Titusville, FL / St. Louis, MO 1987-1994

Manager - Budgets & Finance

Finance and Cost Accounting Management. Business Planning Group. Cost Accounting and Contracts Group. Budgets. Forecasts. Program ETC / EAC Management. Product Pricing Policy. Proposals. Master Program Scheduling. Current Cost and Sales / Earnings Projections. 1-5 Year Operating Plan. Division Overhead Management. Procurement Cost Estimates (Subcontracts). Program and Contract Administration. Disclosure Statement Review and Audit. Risk Analysis. Financial Reporting, Presentations, and Reviews. Total Quality Management (TQM) Training. Human Resource Management: Performance Reviews and Mentoring.

Developed Management Costing Plan for Software Development Division – Omaha, NE.

Instructed Cost Forecasting (Budget vs. Actual) Seminar in Management Training.

Team Leader for Finance / Contracts Employee Involvement Team.

Developed Internal Division Accounting and Procurement Procedures / Processes.

Initiated establishment of Automated Accounting Cost Reporting System.

Project Consulting, Orlando, FL

Various aerospace companies within the region in Accounting / Finance. 1982-1987

NORTHROP SERVICES INC, Winter Park, FL 1980-1982

Manager - Accounting, Budgets & Pricing

Accounting Management. Business and Strategic Planning. Program Business Manager. Budgets. Forecasts. Overhead Management. Business Development. Cost Control. Supplier Subcontract Management. Estimating. Accounts Payable. Payroll. Petty Cash, Travel and Expense Reports. Human Resource Management.

Selected as Member for Corporate Year-End Closing Team & Audit.

Attended / Instructed Northrop Services Management Development Team Workshops.

Responsible for all division audits: government and public auditors.


Master of Science (MS) Financial Management, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL

Crummer Graduate School of Business

Post Graduate Studies, Systems Management & Engineering, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL

Bachelor of Science (BS), Business - Accounting, West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, WV

Certified Professional Consultant (1996), Consultants Institute, Princess Anne, MD

Member: Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)

Member: Financial Executive Networking Group (FENG)

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