Sign in


Villa Rica, Georgia, 30180, United States
October 11, 2016

Contact this candidate


Matthew Fielder

Villa Rica, GA *****


August 12, 2016

Dear Hiring Manager,

I'm applying for a position at your company. Based on the posted description, I'm confident that I am fully qualified for the position and will be a strong addition to your team. I would appreciate a job interview at your earliest convenience. Please find my resume attached. References are available upon request. Here are some highlights about myself and from my attached resume that I believe would make me a great addition to your team:

I strive to be on time and provide a hard work ethic with maximum effort. I possess heightened energy with a great attitude and passion for the job being performed. I enjoy being coachable and going the extra mile.

I look to come prepared and do my job better each day. I desire to continue growing professionally and stay in tune with knowledge and changes of my profession. I have several years of training in a wide array of business processes. I have thorough administrative data collection and reporting experience. I have accounting, tax, small business reporting and bookkeeping experience. I have estimating, forecasting, budgeting, and customer service experience. I have many years’ experience in transportation, logistics, maintenance and supply chain. I have administrative support and data support experience in an executive office while serving in the United States Marine Corps in the capacity of a battalion’s Hazmat, Safety, and Administrative clerk. I have excellent analytical skills and a desire to succeed and excel. I look forward to speaking with you! I can be reached at the number above or at my email address. Sincerely,

Matthew Fielder

September 2015 - Present

December 2014 - April 2015

Matthew Fielder

Villa Rica, GA 30180

404-***-**** •

Professional Profile

Professional seeking to fill an Accounting position. Self-driven MBA student with experience in professional development, process improvement and collaboration with diverse groups to ensure quality satisfaction. Desires to add value to all individuals involved in the corporate process from different perspectives: customers, colleagues, managers, superiors, executives, stakeholders and shareholders. Thrives in leadership and mentoring roles. Works to promote standards of excellence. Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Contains a thorough understanding of business processes and systems. Ability to identify process improvements through agency systems. Thorough aptitude of computer systems and interfaces with adept knowledge of advanced techniques on many software platforms. Will flourish with an agency or firm that welcomes innovation.

Areas Of Expertise

● Proficient in implementing and teaching computer processes

● Adept skills with Microsoft Office and bookkeeping applications

● Keen ability to understand and execute managements strategies to achieve the desired outcome

● Accomplished research, analysis and financial reporting abilities

● Detail-oriented with intent on recognizing and resolving discrepancies Work Experience

Estimator, Ryder Systems Inc.

Vendor, Shop, Customer Management

● Provide system technical trouble shooting when system error messages are received while teaching the correct process to follow that will avoid system errors

● Cost estimation and analysis to ensure estimates are an accurate cost and presentation of maintenance with both parts and labor being charged

● Assist in collection of accounts receivable for services rendered and assist in accounts payable to pay vendors used to accomplish those services

● Generate estimates from software to be invoiced to the customer through the correct general ledger accounts with accurate markup rates

● Manage the maintenance process from shop or vendor selection to the end outcome of processing payments through an automated system

● Coordinating calls and emails for both inbound and follow-up while understanding perspectives of parties involved in transactions and effectively communicating goals of transactions Staff Accountant, Debra Johnson, CPA. PC.

Business and Personal Tax Preparer (Internship)

● Accounting, bookkeeping, and data entry for multiple clientele to include accounting for assets, depreciation, payroll, inventory, revenues, liabilities, accounts receivable and accounts payable

● Analyze bank transactions to accurately report all business transactions while completing bank reconciliations, adjusting journal entries and financial statements

● Tax preparation for individual and business tax returns also filing for business personal property tax returns in effect to accurately report business assets

● Proficient use of accounting QuickBooks and tax return software for multiple applications; exporting, importing and managing Microsoft office applications in sync with professional software

● Assist in collection of accounts receivable due for services rendered by the firm July 2009 - May 2010

December 2008 - July 2009

June 2007 - December 2008

November 2006 - June 2007

July 2003 - September 2006

Maintenance Mechanic, Atlanta Structural concrete

Inventory Specialist

● Accurately reported cost of labor and parts per job and provided cost data to management to assist in the decision of salvaging old equipment or purchasing new

● Ordered, received and counted inventory needed for manufacturing and production of concrete forms and products for maintenance jobs

● Maintained the property, plant and equipment of the organization by providing both technical work and preventative maintenance

Route Specialist, Sara Lee Bakery Group


● Increased total route sales by 50 percent by administering proper techniques of product placement and positioning

● Forecasted and estimated sales through a handheld computer effectively reducing product wastes to maintain a margin of only 5% expired product

● Handled cash and reported cash sells accurately to ensure no fraudulent cash reporting

● Increased restaurant sales by 1000 dollars weekly by providing exceptional customer service

● Learned route logistics finding efficient ways to complete deliveries of merchandise and decrease time to complete the merchandise sales route from 16 hours to 10 hours daily Crew Leader, Watkins Erosion Control.

Installer, Operator

● Site reading of blueprints for proper product installation and soil containment

● Supervised crews of 12 people; while working hard to install erosion control products

● Monitored product output to ensure that each job was profitable and that labor and product costs were charged accurately to the customer

● Lead a diverse workforce ensuring the job was completed to the customers satisfaction

● Operated a bobcat, tractor, and hyper-seed machinery effectively and efficiently assisting in installation

Electrician Apprentice, Allison Smith Company.

Installer, Operator

● Installed wire to outlets and circuits ensuring it was prepared for the journeyman electrician

● Read and understood blueprints for the job site being developed and gained knowledge of mapping electrical installation

● Installed and connected phone line to phone jacks; also operated all site equipment assisting in installs

● Reduced product waste and job costs by installing products effectively and efficiently

● Listened, followed directions and learned techniques from superiors to install electrical components Motor Vehicle Operator, United States Marine Corps Administrative, Safety, Hazmat Clerk

● Operated and maintained heavy equipment while maintaining deployment readiness

● Managed over 20 marines, delegating tasks to them that made our facility run efficiently

● Monitored and counseled marines on their job progress and competencies

● Trained marines through different aspects of their jobs and how to become more competent

● Recorded data on individuals progress through government database software

● Budgeted spending and found cost savings to save my unit in excess of 20,000 dollars

● Crafted accurate company documents using Microsoft software to comply with inspections

● Used a computer to navigate multiple systems to complete tasks in the office

● Developed material safety data sheet binders and placed them in key areas for access

● Certified in hazardous waste generation, handling, and types of hazardous waste

● Delegated tasks ensuring the proper storage of hazardous materials within the battalion

● Developed and generated a system of warning signs that were made and properly placed

● Instructed all sections within the battalion how to properly handle a hazardous release

● Updated shelve lives of materials to ensure safe storage and to decrease product wastes September 2015 - Present

December 2014 - April 2015

Anticipated Graduation July 2017

January 2010 - July 2014

September 2013 - Present

January 2010 - Present

May 2010 - January 2011

November 2009 - Present

January 2000 - Present

January 2000 - July 2001

Key Accomplishments

Estimator, Ryder Systems Inc.

Vendor, Shop, Customer Management

● Assisted in developing the process to pay vendors and helped train multiple colleagues to apply this process effectively reducing the billing cycle by 3 business days per vendor transaction; this resulted in increases to the companies bottom line profits.

● Demonstrated and communicated effectively increases in process improvement with a thorough understanding of how systems interface with users and syncing to other systems to avoid system error delays; this resulted in improving inefficiencies and increases to the companies bottom line profits per managed service transaction when agents were trained on newly found strategies Staff Accountant, Debra Johnson, CPA. PC.

Business and Personal Tax Preparer (Internship)

● Assisted in setting up new book of business and chart of accounts for 3 new business clients. This led to an increase in the firms monthly revenue in excess of $5000.

● Assisted 2 clients in becoming a corporation. One client became an S - Corp and the other became a C - Corp this led to increases in the firms monthly revenue and profits. Education

Masters Of Business Administration

University of West Georgia

● GPA 4.0

Bachelors Of Business Administration, Accounting

University of West Georgia

● GPA 3.34

Part-time Jobs & Volunteer Opportunities

Talent Scout, Life Leadership.

Business Development

Sports Official, Carroll-Paulding Sport's Officials. Baseball Umpire

Delivery Driver, Dominos Pizza

Customer Service Agent

Wrestling Coach, South Paulding Junior Spartans.

Assistant Coach

Ministry Outreach, Local Church.

Community Assistance

Grocery Associate, Kroger.

Cashier, Bagging

Contact this candidate