Woodstock, GA 30188
National Marrow Donor Program (BE THE MATCH), Minneapolis, MN, March 2018 to Present
Spearhead financial operations as a finance business partner to the Be The Match charitable foundation, including analysis, reporting, insights, solutions, budgeting, forecasting, and account reconciliations.
Support all company overall monthly financial close process, submit journal entries and corresponding reporting activities to ensure activities are completed in a timely manner.
Update monthly forecast of the foundation and assist in developing action plans for budget and forecast variances.
Assist in the generation of monthly and annual internal and external financial statements, board committee packets, audit documentation, and tax form 990 as a member of the Financial Reporting and Compliance team.
Provide invoice support and issue invoices for government and non-government contracts & awards. Follows up as necessary on payment.
Conduct project timecard audits to ensure timely submission as a crucial step of finance close process.
KPMG, Colombo, Sri Lanka, September 2016 to November 2016
Performed research on key local industries (e.g. tourism, education, textiles), prepare presentations for foreign and local clients to encourage investment.
Evaluated annual reports and assisted with ratio analysis via Excel to generate insights regarding investment decisions for clients.
Partnered with Registrars at various companies to initiate company incorporation, including resolving issues with filed annual reports and renewing certificate memberships of the Auditors and Charted Accountants at KPMG.
Pillar Property Management, New York, NY, October 2015 to December 2015
Handled daily bank deposits, general journal entries for accruals, and bank reconciliation for multiple company bank accounts.
Monitored accounts receivable balances (e.g. tenant utility service payments), charging late fees and preparing relevant monthly reports.
Processed checks for loan payments, real estate taxes, operating expenses, and capital expenses; organized company files for storage.
Special Patient Services, New York Blood Center, New York, NY, April 2010 to January 2015
Recruited 20-100 members for the National Marrow Donor Program volunteer donor registry and was a courier transporting bone marrow and stem cells from donors to patients domestically.
Educated, counseled, and obtained secure informed consent from all potential Bone Marrow and Peripheral Blood Stem Cell donors.
Deployed initial health history and eligibility screening for donors at the Confirmatory testing stage.
Facilitated training on recruitment, confirmatory testing processes, and administration duties for new employees.
Education and Credentials
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in Accounting, 150 Credits, CPA Eligible, January 2016
Baruch College, CUNY, Zicklin School of Business, New York, USA
Associate of Science (A.A.S) in Accounting, with Honors, June 2012
Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY, New York, USA
Languages: English (Fluent), Sinhala (Native)
Technical Proficiencies: Oracle, Hyperion, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, QuickBooks, Lawson