**** ******** **** • Sacramento, California 95827
916-***-**** • firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior accounting professional with demonstrated expertise in management of general accounting function, cost accounting, and operations. Superior analytical skills, practiced at drilling down to transaction/workflow details in support of process and profit improvement. Collaborate effectively with department managers to resolve variances, refine forecasts, and identify opportunities for improvement.
•General Ledger •Financial Analysis •Standard Cost Analysis
•Employee Management •Payroll •Excellent communicator
•Inventory Management •State/Federal Tax •Financial Statements
Staff Accountant Mar 2018-present
Valley Redwood, Inc. Sacramento
Managed all office and accounting functions for daily business including AR, AP, 4 bank statements, Sales tax, Payroll and Payroll taxes, HR, cash forecasting, monthly close, financial statement production.
Maintained and analyzed $7 million inventory and cost flow.
Full charge bookkeeper with experience to develop programs to make things work.
Personal and professional skills when dealing with employees and customers.
Financial Analyst Temp SEPT 2016 – JUNE 2017
Sacramento Regional Transit Sacramento, CA
Responsible for daily operations of revenue handling and reconciliation in vault. Worked with finance department to insure accuracy of revenue and budget data. Influenced A/R plans, policies, and procedures.
Maintained and analyzed key performance indicators and financial ratios.
Executed and reported variances and gap analysis reports in terms of net sales and returns.
Supervised vault personnel and daily revenue operations.
Accounting Manager AUG 2005 – APR 2016
Eastman Building Products Sacramento, CA
A 50 year old company brokering commercial lumber and products across Northern California doing $12 million a year and employing 20 employees.
Maintained full charge of all accounting functions for companies plant, property, and equipment.
Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Financial Reporting, Fixed Assets, Inventory control, all Tax Issues, all employment issues and all aspects of Payroll. Managed/supervised a staff of 3 and control of $1.5 million capital project. Work closely with CEO and Sales managers to review costs, reconcile variances and identify opportunities for productivity, cost, and revenue improvement.
Performed comprehensive variance analysis and determined root-cause for each variance.
Key contributor to annual budget process, working with various department heads to review
historical activities, trends, and future directions.
Managed month-end and quarterly closing cycle. Organized procedures to support ease of
closing procedures. All adjusting entries to GL.
Key member of accounting system implementation for standard cost, AP and Gl/Financial
Managed physical inventory process and all related issues of asset custody. Cycle counts and
Automatic reorder points.
Oversee all aspects of daily business cash requirements including balancing multiple checking
Compliance determination for all state and local tax and regulations for operations.
Sacramento State University, Sacramento CA
Bachelors of Science, Business/Accounting 1997
Computer proficient in MS OFFICE, BUISNESSWORKS, QUICKBOOKS, SAP, PEOPLE SOFT