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Accounting Manager Financial

Location:
Cincinnati, OH
Salary:
75000
Posted:
May 28, 2020

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Summary & What Others Say About Mark Ballard

**** **** **** ***** 513-***-****

Fulton, Missouri 65251 addhc8@r.postjobfree.com

Dear Sir/Madam:

My resume follows on pages two and three. Relevant skills and abilities include:

• Financial Statement production

• Experienced small company Controller

• Financial Statement analysis

• Budgeting and forecasting

• Construction Accounting

• Manufacturing Accounting

• Tax Return Preparation

• Payroll / benefits administration

• Internal audit

Credentials include:

• HR/Payroll Qualified

• PTIN Holder

• Certified Tax Professional

• MBA

Employment Desired:

• Fulltime Regular

• Salary Negotiable

• Contract

• Multi Skilled

“I highly recommend Mark Ballard for a

position as an Accounting Manager.

[He is] a self-motivated employee who

will pick up any job needed and

complete each job well…strengths

include staff development and

organization”

Nancy Hendricks, Controller, Maple Knoll

Communities (previous employer).

"Major Mark Ballard is a talented leader who

works very hard to ensure the requirements

are met and that the details are taken care

of. Despite having the same hectic schedule

as everyone else, Mark finds a way to ensure

the plan will work. He is very willing to roll

up his sleeves to show a subordinate the

right way the first time or to pitch in to make

the deadline happen. He works very well

under pressure and makes the rest of the

team feel at ease with his calm demeanor."

LTC Phillip Bronsdon, Former Commander, 37th

Armor Brigade, Ohio Army National Guard

Mentor and former commanding officer

“Mark is one of the best tax accountants I

have ever hired. He is very knowledgeable

of new tax law changes and strategies.

Mark’s accounting, finance, and

organizational skills are second to none.”

Steven Verkley, President

Verkley & Associates, LLC (previous employer)

MARK BALLARD

5655 Hawk Lake Drive 513-***-****

Fulton, Missouri 65251 addhc8@r.postjobfree.com

EARNED MBA – ACCOUNTING CERTIFIED TAX PROFESSIONAL Professional Accounting and Tax Manager with small company Controller experience. My skill set includes developing and executing accurate financial statements, tactical/ strategic plans, and budgets. Responsible for setting up and directing accounting departments and system reviews as well as financial reporting and analysis for corporations and small businesses.

SPECIALTY SKILLS

• Financial Statement production

• Financial Statement analysis

• Budgeting and forecasting

• Staff supervision and development

• Manufacturing Accounting

• Construction Accounting

• Payroll / benefits administration

• Internal audit

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Finance Director (medium sized company)

Skills include tax preparations, financial projections, internal audit, payroll reporting, budget preparations, general ledger, staff supervision, cost accounting/inventory, and varied financial statement preparation. ERP EDI, INC Columbia, Missouri October 2017 – April 2020

• Improved cost of goods sold, work in progress, and inventory reporting gateways

• Created a variety of financial statement formats for use in multiple performance projections

• Coordinated and managed outside financing sources to support cash flow VERKLEY AND ASSOCIATES, LLC, Cincinnati, Ohio January 2012 – October 2017 Controller (small sized company)

Skills include not for profit recognition and accounting, tax preparations, internal audit, budget preparation, and multi entity financial statement preparation. ERP / SAP / QUICKBOOKS

• Consolidated Charts of Accounts for several entities into one Master Chart of Accounts

• Restructured debt servicing and improved credit worthiness

• Coordinated numerous entities and expansions

MAPLE KNOLL COMMUNITIES, INC., Cincinnati, Ohio October 2006 – January 2012 General Accounting Manager (medium sized company)

Skills include not for profit accounting, tax preparations, financial projections, internal audit, payroll reporting, budget preparations, general ledger, staff supervision, cost accounting, and multi- location financial statement preparation. AHT/LTC SOFTWARE / SAP

• Developed accounting operations manual netting a perfect score for each annual audit

• Streamlined monthly financial statement production which resulted in 10% - 20% labor savings

• Instituted close coordination with department heads with a resulting 10% increase in accuracy and a 20% labor savings

ATW INDUSTRIES, INC., West Chester, Ohio April 2000 – October 2006 Accounting Manager (medium sized company)

Skills include tax preparations, financial projections, internal audit, payroll reporting, budget preparations, general ledger, staff supervision, cost accounting/inventory, and multi-location financial statement preparation. SOLOMON SOFTWARE / ERP

• Improved cost of goods sold, work in progress, and inventory reporting netting a 10% savings

• Developed HR/Payroll/BWC/benefits reporting procedures with a resulting 20% labor savings

• Created a variety of financial statement formats for use in multiple performance projections EDUCATION

B.A. – Business Administration / Accounting, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio M.B.A. – Business Administration/Accounting, University of Central California, San Francisco, California

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS / RECOGNITIONS

National Society of Tax Professionals; Institute of Analysts & Programmers; Ohio Association of Independent Accountants; International Association of Manufacturing Accountants Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels; Honorable Order of Saint Barbara MILITARY EXPERIENCE

US Army Active Duty, Army Reserve, Ohio Army National Guard. Highest Grade: Major Retired Reserve – No Current Military Obligation

SPECIALTY TRAINING

US Army Combined Arms Services Staff School - Organizational development course Strategic 8 Course - Goal setting and business planning tools IRS Annual Federal Tax Refresher Course Inception Through 2020 MARK BALLARD

5655 Hawk Lake Drive 513-***-****

Fulton, Missouri 65251 addhc8@r.postjobfree.com



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