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Capable Accountant successful at preparing and managing different financial statements, general ledger accounts, federal taxes and consistently meeting deadlines under pressure. Extensive knowledge of accounting policies and procedures.
Lowes Home Improvement Store, Chantilly, VA 12/2012 to Present
Create relationships with customers to identify customer needs and recommend appropriate solutions.
Apply product knowledge and industry knowledge to each customer interaction.
Follow up with customers, designers, vendors and contractors to confirm delivery of customer orders and answer questions
Close sales and prepare invoices for orders Generated leads for different interior and exterior projects.
Walmart, Chantilly, VA 01/2012 to 01/2014
Supervise Inventory Management Associates
Arrange and organize merchandise /supplies, identify shrink and damages and ensure a safe work environment
Ethiopian Assembly of God Church, Nekemte, Ethiopia 01/2007 to 08/2010
Maintain the General Ledger Accounts, do reconciliation on monthly basis, coordinate payments to approved expenses, make monthly statements and prepared reports for the Church management and members of the Church, and work closely with the cashier and other church administrators to manage the income of the Church.
German Technical Cooperation, Nekemte, Ethiopia 01/2008 to 08/2010
Administration and Finance Officer
Manage financial and administration activities to achieve financial goals.
Respond to customer queries/issues in a timely manner.
Review all invoices and make the relevant payments in a timely manner.
Implement standard accounting policies.
Ensure the preparation and maintenance of all financial records.
Supervise and manage payroll processing and tax filing activities.
Identify and resolve financial and administrative issues.
Ethiopian Roads Authority, Nekemte, Ethiopia 10/2004 to 12/2007
Prepare financial reports, verify and report on benefit payments, maintain the leave management system, supervise completion of the payroll, and prepare budget for the department
Nekemte City Administration, Nekemte, Ethiopia 06/2008 to 08/2010
I worked with Nekemte City Municipality to help 200 youth, recent technical school graduates and others to start their own businesses through providing different trainings and capacity building programs using a fund from UNDP.
Strayer University 08/2015
MBA in Accounting
Herndon, VA, USA
Jimma University 07/2004
BA in Business Management
Jimma, Oromiya, Ethiopia
TRAININGS AND CERTIFICATE
Registered Tax Return Preparer
SAP FICO, Materials Management, Business Analysis
Microsoft Suite, SAP FICO, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Financial Statements, Tax, Audit