PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: Accountant
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Property Manager, Dependable Storage - New Orleans, LA Jan 2015 - Present
Traced specific accounting entries/transactions through automated system, ensuring quality control and system integrity maintained.
Managed all aspects of personnel policies, facility maintenance, including opening and closing, equipment purchasing /vendor contract development.
Selected rental rates by comparing rates to top competitors, advertised new /existing products/services, and helped increased company business by 20%.
Tax Manager, Liberty Tax Service, Slidell, LA Feb 2015 - Seasonal
Compute taxes owed / overpaid, using personal computers, complete entries on forms, following tax form instructions / tax tables assigned by the IRS for correct year.
Prepare/assist in preparing simple to complex tax returns for individuals or small businesses.
Review financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures to determine forms needed to prepare tax returns.
Check data input /verify totals on forms prepared by others to detect errors in arithmetic, data entry, or procedures.
Calculate form preparation fees according to return complexity /processing time required.
Senior Teller, Regions Bank – Slidell, LA Mar 2006 – Oct 2014
Performs a broad variety of member services functions such as assisting members with bookkeeping and checking account problems Balances each day's transactions and verifies cash totals.
Performs routine member transactions including deposits, withdrawals, cash advances, loan payments, transfers and check cashing, coin machine transactions, movie tickets, amusement park tickets, reloadable travel cards, & visa gift cards.
Train new employees in proper procedures, handle difficult operational questions from lower level Tellers, provide leadership on teller navigation, & proper use of check scanner.
Verifies transactions, monitor deposit amounts / examines documents for endorsement / negotiability.
Maintain adequate supply of traveler's checks, official checks, money orders, movie tickets, amusement park tickets, Visa gift cards, and reloadable Visa cards and sell them as required
Balances transactions / verifies cash totals. Investigates /resolve out-of-balance accounts.
Represents/explains Bank services, products, & performs account maintenance duties.
Provides leadership / guidance to tellers through assignment of work, scheduling, coordinating, providing technical guidance, checking results, & review of assignment progress.
Assumes responsibility for the efficient, effective & accurate performance of teller functions.
Consumer Loan Processor-Teller, GTE Federal Credit Union Oct 2003 - Jan 2006
Responsible for the processing of consumer loans presented from the loan officer, and helping with all loan documentation.
Managed full scope of finance operations, loan processing, ATM services, consumer banking, teller functions, and relationship building.
Review loan files to ensure the loan is properly documented, closed, disbursed, coordinated, & filed.
Assist loan officers, track all work in progress, & ensure loan officer completes work according to set schedules.
Check loans for all necessary paperwork, signatures, computer information such as interest rates, loan types, collateral, and payment amounts.
Maintain ongoing communication with supervisor, informing him/her of all pertinent problems, irregularities, new developments, changes, & other important information within area of responsibility.
University of Phoenix Metairie, LA Masters of Science / Accounting G.P.A. 3.67 September 2016
Courses: Forensic Accounting, Accounting Ethics, Communication for Accountants, Managing the Business Environment, Financial Accounting, Accounting Theory & Research, Accounting Information Systems, Managerial Accounting / Legal Aspects of Business, Internal Control Systems, Financial Reporting, Auditing, Taxation, and Not for profit & Government Accounting.
University of Phoenix Metairie, LA Bachelor of Science/ Accounting September 2012
Associates of Arts/ Concentration in Accounting July 2010