Ashley, Pa *****
To obtain a challenging management position in financial accounting that will build upon my prior experience and provide opportunities for growth and development.
Preferred Meals Systems
2013 to 2018
Perform all finance functions at the plant level including Month End Close, Production Reporting, Monthly forecasts, Fixed Asset Accounting, Cost analysis, Cycle counts, Annual Budget, Physical Inventory with External auditors, Daily Job analysis and closing. Monitor labor and spending in order to achieve budget and forecast levels.
Sr. Cost Analyst
Quad Graphics/Quebecor World Inc.
2004 to 2013
Assist controller in all financial functions at the plant level. Perform monthly close and report financial results to the corporate office. Perform all cost accounting functions in a job cost environment. Reporting on all major variances including material, labor, and overheads by department. Perform job by job analysis to determine profitability and report results to management. Supervise general ledger accountant, Accounts Payable, Billing, and payroll associates. Analyze cost center statements and review monthly with Supervision and management. Supervise annual inventory with Auditors. Oversee monthly cycle counts on Maintenance parts. Perform special projects for management as needed.
Sr. Cost Accountant
Berwick Industries Inc.
2003 to 2004
Perform monthly close including inventory analysis and reconciliation. Inventory analysis of Raw Material thru Finished goods. Responsible for inventory at outside locations with vendors and finished good warehouses. Perform costing of standard and custom product lines. Perform cost rollups of material, labor, and overhead. Determine profit margins based on customer and market saturation. Assist with the annual budget and monthly forecast of projected revenue and inventory levels.
Plant Accounting Supervisor
Quad Graphics/Quebecor World Inc
1990 to 2002
Preparation of the annual cost budget development and maintenance of machine hour cost rates in the job cost system. Responsible for inventory analysis and monthly book versus physical inventory adjustments. Coordinate physical inventory with internal staff and external auditors. Perform daily and monthly job analysis to ensure proper cost and revenue recognition. Responsible for preparation and analytical review of financial statements. Review operating expense statements with supervision and management to explain manufacturing and overhead variances. Prepare estimates of potential volume for sales associates.
Sr. Staff Accountant
Hershey Chocolate USA
1974 to 1990
Responsible for proper accounting treatment of all manufacturing variances and report to management. Perform all fixed asset accounting. Assist the controller with the preparation of the annual operating budget. Coordinate the physical inventory with internal staff and external auditors. Prepare necessary inventory adjustments as needed. Supervise payroll and Accounts Payable associates. Responsible for analysis and reporting of labor, material, and overhead variances.
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting
References supplied upon request