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Director of Finance/Controller

Saint Paul, MN
September 30, 2018

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Michael T. Miller, CPA (inactive)

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Roseville, MN 55113



Reliable accountant has extensive hands-on experience with a wide range of accounting tasks, including supervision of both accountants and support staff.

Areas of Proficiency

* Preparation of Financial Statements * Payroll/Benefits

* Budgeting/Forecasting * Revenue Recognition

* Cash Flow Management * Reconciliations

* Job Costing/Standard Costing * Excel/Word/PowerPoint

* Quick Books Pro/Peachtree (Sage) * Great Plains

* Billing/Collections/Payables * Sales Tax


Director of Finance, Croix Oil Company/OPG-3, Inc., Stillwater, MN, 2016 – Present

Wholesale fuel marketer, convenience store operator, software reseller

Billing, cash flow management, receivables, journal entries, reconciliations, budgeting, revenue recognition, sales tax, and preparation of monthly financial statements

Developed and maintained policies, procedures and reports for OPG-3, Inc.

Established revenue recognition for significant tax advantage

Researched and implemented new sales tax procedures after Wayfair ruling

Served as backup on all accounting functions for Croix Oil

Controller, Bohm CRE LLC, Minneapolis, MN, 2014 – 2016

Commercial real estate company managing light industrial properties

Billing, cash flow management, collections, forensic accounting, job costing, payables, payroll, reconciliations, forecasting, budgeting, and preparation of monthly financial statements

Director of Finance, Algos Therapeutics, Inc., Roseville, MN, 2004 – 2014

Contract research organization specializing in pre-clinical pain studies

Billing, cash flow management, collections, human resources, job costing, payables, payroll, reconciliations, revenue recognition, forecasting, budgeting, and preparation of monthly financial statements

Prepared extensive monthly reports and analysis for internal users

Converted accounting system from cash basis to accrual basis accounting

Accelerated month-end close to fifth working day of the month

Reduced average collection period to 35 days

Served as acting CEO in 2009

Controller, The Itasca Group, Fridley, MN, 2002 – 2004

Software reseller/training firm

Responsible for billing, collections, payables, payroll, reconciliations, budgeting, and preparation of monthly financial statements

Managed daily cash flows through multiple quarters of falling revenues

Accounting Manager, European Slimming & Spa Centers, Bloomington, MN, 1998 – 2001

Day spa/fitness center

Prepared monthly financial statements, payroll, human resources, accounts payable

Created all accounting procedures; set up accounting software

Accounting Manager, Micro-Tech Hearing Instruments, Plymouth, MN, 1996 – 1997

Hearing aid manufacturer

Prepared monthly financial statements and cost variance analysis

Supervised six accountants

Created cross-departmental middle management team to work on new product implementation

Education and Certification

C.P.A., Minnesota

B.S. Accounting, Indiana University

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