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Accounting Accountant

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
November 02, 2019

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Isaac Tsang CPA, CGA


With years of accounting and

financial reporting, planning

experience holding increasing

levels of responsibility.

Demonstrated ability in the areas

of financial modeling, budget,

forecast, planning, process

improvement and execution of

strategic plans and policy.


Master of Accountancy – Chinese

University of Hong Kong

Higher Certificate in Applied Math

– Hong Kong Polytechnic


Certificate in Statistics – Lee Wai

Lee Technical Institute


ECBA, International Institute of

Business Analysis

CAPPA, Canadian Association of

Petroleum Production Accounting

CPA, CGA, CPA of Alberta

ACCA, The Association of

Chartered Certified Accountants

HKICPA, Hong Kong Institute of

Certified Public Accountants


Hyperion Planning



Oracle SQL

MS Excel, VBA


MS Access


Data Mining




Email :

Cell : 403-***-****

Working Experience

2/2011 - current,

Alberta Health Services - Analyst

Validated, Compiled and consolidated the compensation budget from BUs for government reporting

Created and integrated the compensation budget reporting template for KPIs, Variance explanation commentary for the executive reporting

Prepared and compiled the compensation budget parameter such as basic of pay, distribution of the worked or non-worked hour and computation formula for use in BUs budgeting process.

Gathered and consolidated the benefit variance analysis and validated the explanation to report to government

Prepared the overall compensation variance analysis for each union group and run the scenario/sensitive analysis with various variable to help the strategic decision for compensation budget

Successfully evaluated, developed, implemented and upgrade of Hyperion Planning, Essbase and Smartview for Budget and Forecast.

Delivered and maintained the training materials, the end user training course and user acceptance test within the timeline

07/2007 - 02/2011

Husky Energy - Supply Accountant

Worked directly with Operations staff to provide analysis, ad-hoc report and information that supports downstream business activities

Preparation of Management’s Discussion and Analysis, Financial Planning & Analysis intercompany journal entries and variance analyses

Managed and handled the supply and inventory accounting, journal entries and intra- stream/intercompany reconciliations

Mentored junior staff to perform invoicing and stock reconciliation

Assisted the system and business process review and documentation for downstream business; Process enhancements of inventory reports and filling to Stat Can.

Improved the settlement process with trade partner and follow-up on outstanding issues

Leaded special projects related to Downstream Accounting and business development such as the ethanol regulatory requirement implementation.

07/2006 - 07/2007

Canada Safeway Ltd - Canada Accountant

Oversaw all accounting activities and financial statement preparation for four plants and two warehouses based on US GAAP

Supervised two junior staff for journal entry, standard cost update and other accounting activities

Preparation of the Management’s Discussion and Analysis to Executives for strategy making

Reviewed and complied SOX reporting.

2/1997 - 05/2006

Nestle Hong Kong Ltd - Management Accountant

Oversaw the cost accounting in an Ice cream and chilled dairy product factory included supervising the subordinates to perform full cycle accounting function for manufacturing accounting by IAS/IFRS standard.

Prepared the MD & A, standard cost, annual budget accounts, established cost standards for materials and labor, cost variance analysis in shop floor level to factory level.

Provided business case of corrective actions to senior management for manufacturing issues.

Established the process of inventory records controls for preventing any inconsistencies and take any necessary recommendations.

Worked with Process benchmarked team and provided suggestion of process improvement

Worked with Marketing, production for new products and provided financial feasibility study.

Worked with implementation team of SAP and acted as SME for Procure to Pay process.

Designed and implemented the multi products and global Budget system using MS Access to shorten the budget process time

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