Hapuarachchige Don Ramesh Shehantha
To become a well-recognized professional in dynamic environment, utilizing my knowledge, skills and experience for demonstration and innovation, contributing to the best of my abilities to the attainment
Of the goals of the organization that I work for.
Institute : Institute Of Chartered Accountants Sri Lanka
Course : ICASL
Status : Passed Certificate level
Institute : Sri Jayewardenepura University
Course : B. Sc Business administration (General) External Degree
Status : 1st year
Period : 12th Dec 2011 to 29th Aug 2014
Position held : Senior Associate (Audit Associate)
Place of work : PricewaterhouseCoopers – Sri Lanka
Period : 18th Sep 2014 to 18th Dec 2014
Position held : Trainee Accountant (Investment Controller)
Place of work : Sampath Bank PLC – Sri Lanka
Period : 5th Feb 2015 to up to now (current working place)
Position held : Accounts assistant (Handling Receivables, payables and night audits)
Place of work : Reefs Edge Resorts (Pvt) Ltd (Hotel)
Responsibilities / Work carried out
At Hotel (Reefs Edge Resorts)
Handling account receivables.
Handling accounts payable.
Preparation of Monthly Management reports.
Handling cash float and petty cash.
Reviewing the accuracy of night audit reports.
Preparation of bank reconciliations.
Monitoring cashier functions.
At Audit Firm-(PWC)
Planning and execution of assurance assignments [Statutory Audits, agreed upon procedures, carrying out solvency tests, review of financial statements and demonstrate through on knowledge and application of Sri Lankan accounting standards such as SLFRS, LKAS]
Evaluating Budgets and cost controlling reports of the companies.
Participating in initial show me meetings with client prior to commencing the Audit
Understanding and evaluating the internal control framework of organizations,
Analyzing & Identifying Audit risks and mitigating the risks
Managing the Audit process with consideration to audit risk issues and accounting matters
Performed day to day audit works, include the audit planning, control testing,
Substantive works, supervision of junior staffs, reporting and completion
Built positive client relationships through continues professional communication
Communicated and reported findings to audit manager, partners and client’s management
Scope of industry categories / Client portfolio at PricewaterhouseCoopers
Power generation : Asia Power (Pvt) Ltd (Sri Lanka branch)
Asia Power operations and maintenance (Pvt)Ltd (Sri Lanka branch)
Apparel Sector : Noyon Lanka (Pvt) Ltd (MAS Holdings)
Triumph International Lanka (pvt) Ltd,
Investment Business : Ceybank unit trust
Ceylon Asset Management
Shipping Sector : OOCL Lanka (Pvt) Ltd
[Freight forwarder] OOCL Logistic Lanka (Pvt) Ltd
Manufacturing and : Lanka Floortiles PLC
Trading Energizer Lanka Ltd
Sundaram Lanka Tyres Limited.
Media, Entertainment & : Express Newspapers (Ceylon) Ltd
Advertising Asian Media Publication (Pvt) Ltd
Services : DHL Keels (Pvt) Ltd
Fitch Ratings Lanka Limited
Hotel sector : Serendib Leisure Holdings (Pvt) Ltd (Hotel Sigiriya)
Language and Computer
Proficiency in reading, report writing and Speaking English fluently.
Practical exposure in Micros Opera system and Micros Navi system.
Hands on experience in MS office and Audit software such as Lotus Notes applications, Aura audit
Practical exposure to ERP systems including SAP and QuickBooks.
Skills & Competencies
Competent to efficiently contribute towards the aspired success of the business by using relevant tools & strategies in order to meet business objectives, ensuring operational excellence in specified areas
Good at making relationship with any person and always a good team worker in any work
Have ability to communicate well with others and work under challenging environment
Always ready to do any type of hard work to achieve the objective
Worked as a student Manager in school Hatton National Bank unit.
Had taken part for school English and Sinhala day competitions.
Was a secretary of school commerce association.
Was a treasurer of St. Jude youth club in wellabada church & Member of Young Christian association.
Full Name : Hapuarachchige Don Ramesh Shehantha
Address : No: 413, Paranambalama,Uswetakeiyawa, Sri Lanka
Date of Birth : 1991, September 26
Age : 24 plus
Nationality : Sri Lankan
Residence : Sri Lanka
Identity No : 912701778V
Passport No : N5357508
Non Related Referee - 1
Name: Leel Karunaratne (ACA)
Address: 214,High Level Road, Kirullapone,colombo 6, sri Lanka
Occupation: Chief Financial Officer
Organization: Wheels Lanka Trading (Pvt)Ltd
Non Related Referee - 2
Name: Nadarajah Nandakumar
Address: 100, Braybrook, Place, Colombo 2, sri Lanka
Occupation: Assistant Manager (Audit & Assurance)
Organization: PricewaterhouseCoopers - Sri Lanka
I hereby declare that the particulars furnished above are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. In the event of being selected for any employment in your esteemed organization I shall Endeavour to discharge my duties to the entire satisfaction of my superiors.
Ramesh Shehantha 28.04.2016