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Accounting Management

Location:
Hempstead, New York, 11550, United States
Posted:
October 07, 2016

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Kenneth Ikhenoba: ** Martin Luther King Drive Apt D, Hempstead, NY 11550 Cell 516-***-**** acwybv@r.postjobfree.com

SUMMARY.

15+ years’ experience in the fields of Taxation & Finance, as well as Business and Management. Strong Management and Strong Cost Accounting Skills.

Dynamic and highly qualified International Tax Manager with extensive experience in the interpretation and application of ASC 740 and consulting and tax planning related to structuring and financing international operations, offshore deferral, repatriation and utilization of foreign tax credits.

Experienced manager with strong interpersonal and organizational skills, deep knowledge of transfer pricing and cost accounting and all books of accounting.

Significant experience in Auditing and Financial Forensic Investigation practices and Strategic tax planning and Due Diligence Skills

Ardent Budget Officer Proficient in the application of budget accounting concepts through detailed reporting and verification. Adept at applying financial management practices to ensure accurate budget forecasts and reports. Specialize in maintaining accuracy and adhering to quality standards while handling an assortment of budget planning and resource allocation duties

Experienced user of MS Office, Oracle Hyperion (HFM), Sap, SQL,US GAAPS,, IBM Lotus Notes & Quick Books

EXPERIENCE

Business Analyst/Budget Controller

Data Bridge Corporation- Charlotte, NC August/2014- Present

Oversaw preparation of time & cost budgets, planned/conducted audit preparation, served as liaison during all audit phases.

• Responsible for strategic planning, preparation of budget, reviewing of actual with budget for compliance

Managed and developed internal control system, preparation of financial statements and recommend areas for improvement

Oversaw the preparation and development of annual budgets and quarterly reforecasts along with all required financial schedules such as variance analysis and post-mortem reviews

Assessing, recommending, and implementing a cash management system that optimizes the efficient utilization of cash and financial services in a manner consistent with the company’s objectives

Work to manage corporate policies and internal controls to ensure the company's financial reporting and general business practices are compliant with GAAP and governmental regulations

Provide support for corporate finance activities, business development and strategic business planning processes

Manage financial information systems including maintenance, evaluation, and implementation of new systems and reporting tools

Develop and maintain long-term relationships with third parties such as external auditors, financial service providers, and other service providers and advisors.

Review monthly internal financial statements including account reconciliations, variance reports, and other recurring financial reports, ensuring accuracy, completeness and timely analysis of the results

Design, develop and implement accounting policies and procedures to ensure timely and accurate financial reports and strong internal controls

Evolve inventory and cost accounting system to meet company needs

Design and document a testable internal control environment for SOX compliance

Research, interpret, and document accounting positions based on technical standards regarding accounting issues, including business combinations, revenue recognition, stock compensation expense, contract accounting, and international operations. Ensure compliance with GAAP; prepare for IFRS if and when applicable

Assist in treasury functions including cash and working capital management

Overseeing AP, AR and consolidation functions

Provide timely and accurate data and reporting for local, state, and federal tax and regulatory compliance

Accounts Controller

Brooklyn Neighborhood Improvement Association - Brooklyn NY July/2010-July/2014

• Testified before financial authorities to provide clarification on proposed budgets.

• Analyzed accounting reports to identify and implement expenditure controls.

• Oversaw the preparation of budget reports and requested corrections as necessary.

• Determined ways to improve efficiency and increase profits.

• Consulted with managers and department heads to confirm budget adjustments.

• Determined all available financing and funding methods for various programs.

• Collaborated with managers to approve or deny funding requests.

• Identified and analyzed budget trends.

• Reviewed budget estimates for accuracy.

Financial Officer

St Vincent Hospital Management: June 2008 to May 2010

• Oversaw preparation of time & cost budgets, planned/conducted audit preparation, served as liaison during all audit phases.

• Conducted internal audits and quarterly budget reviews for each department

• Reviewed projected expenses to prepare accurate cost estimates and budget reports

• Interpreted budget directives and adhered to established policies

• Prepared and clarified budget reports and financial proposals

• Summarized all financial activities for inclusion in annual reports

• Reported any financial discrepancies to management for further review

Budget controller

Abacus Merchant Bank- Benin, Nigeria 03/1999-04/2008

• Responsible for the integrity of financial information and systems of the organization.

• Responsible for budgeting, forecasting, strategic financial planning and analysis, financial accounting, statutory reporting, consolidation of subsidiaries, management and business metrics reporting, treasury and all general accounting functions.

• Responsible for preparation and presentation to Board of Directors monthly CFO report.

• Ensuring all matters concerning corporate governance are carried out as per Group guidelines.

• Responsible for the overall control of the credit management function – Chairman of the Credit Committee.

Education:

Walden University, MA, USA PhD - Finance Management 2015-2018

Keller Graduate School of Management, USA MS - Accounting & Finance 2012-2014

University Of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria MS – Economics 2015-2008

University Of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria BS - Economics & Statistics 1994-1998

Becker Review USA CPA Expected Completion: 2016



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