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Sales Life Insurance

Long Beach, California, United States
September 17, 2019

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Richard A. Olsson MBA

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Long Beach, CA 90808

Voice: 562-***-**** Email:

Richard A. Olsson

Skills and Experience

Corporate Accounting

Financial Analysis

Planning & Budgeting

Internal Controls

Full Cycle Accounting

Cost Accounting Job/Standard

Inventory Management

Letters of Credit


Yearly External Audit

Sales Tax & Local Reporting

Cash Management

Industry Lines


Service Companies


Wholesale Distribution


Computer Applications

Oracle Database Software

MS Excel

MS Word

MS Access

MS Powerpoint

ADP & Paychex Payroll

MAS 90


QuickBooks Premiere






B.S. Management California

State University, Long Beach

M.B.A. Finance & Marketing

California State, Long Beach

Long Beach City College, Music

Life Insurance License (CA)

Health Insurance License (CA)

Notary Public (CA)


Institute of Management

Accountants (Past National VP)

Delta Chi Housing Corporation

(Past Board - President)

Long Beach Rescue Mission

(Past - Vice Chair)

Long Beach City College

Board of Governors

Highlights of Career Positions

Semi Retired – Independent Contractor – 2011 - Current


Reconstructed balance sheet and income statement going back 5 years for a general contractor and delivered documents for tax filing

Setup internal controls, budgeting and job costing for several companies. (3 years experience)


Developed, wrote and maintained a shopping cart web site using HTML that sold inkjet ink and paper. (11 years experience)


Sold life insurance, annuities and living trusts for a broker. (3 years experience)

Atlas Copco, JC Carter Pumps

Senior & Cost Accountant - 2009 - 2011 (LNG manufacturer, over 100,000,000 in sales)

Receivable and billing for OEM sales that are 95% international

Letters of Credit (LC) that included performance, advance payment, warranty, bid guarantees

European VAT reporting

Corporate governance, sales tax filing, monthly closing & cash management

Used Intuitive accounting package software GAAP compliant

Hired as the Cost Accountant and promoted to Senior Accountant

Worked closely with external auditor, Deloitte & Touche for year end audit

KUD International LLC Company

Accounting Manager - 2008 - 2009 (Primary contractor, over 750,000,000 in sales)

Accounting duties included accounts payable, accounts receivable, state sales tax

Monthly closing, intercompany reconciliation, monthly/quarterly reporting

Managed a staff of one, that included supervision of cash management

The reporting package included trail balance, balance sheet, detailed income statements, accounts payable by vendor/project

The company used NewStar software with extensive job cost reporting

Responsible for 3 companies bank reconciliation

Completed yearly audit with Deloitte & Touche compliant with JSOC and GAAP.

CPS Security Solutions

Controller - 2006 - 2007 (Privately held security company, 125,000,000 in sales)

Accounting functions for 17 divisions located in California, Nevada, Arizona and Florida.

Annual audit and tax preparation/planning by a top California CPA firm

The company used Solomon accounting system with seventeen sub accounts

Supervised 11 employees along with using a Kronos electronic time clock

Sarbanes-Oxley and GAAP compliant for nonpublic companies

Advanced Excel spreadsheets are used throughout the accounting process

California State University, Long Beach – College of Business Administration

Information Systems Department

Full Time Lecturer - 1999 - 2005

Courses taught:

Database Programming (Oracle/Access), Windows Office, E-Commerce, Web

Design/Programming & Management Information Systems.

Administrator – Computer Proficiency Exam – College of Business Administration.

Grants and Proposals

Proposasls Written: CSULB Alumni Association

Funded: $5,000 for a Kiosk in the CBA Academic Center

Funded: $5,000 with matching of $5,000 for updating computers, CBA – Computing


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