Accounting professional with strong attention to detail and excellent technical skills. Seeking a position to assist an organization attain its financial/operational objectives. Experience in tax, accounts receivable, shop floor reporting, process improvement, account reconciliations and account analysis.
Microsoft Office Advanced MS Excel Quick Books Kiwi Production Reporting Software Quick Learner
Intuit Pro Series Professional Order to Cash—Amtech Business Software for Packaging Manufacturing Plants Vertex
THE BRADFORD EXCHANGE, Niles, IL August 2019-March 2020
Sells collectible goods, jewelry, sports memorabilia and apparel.
Analyzed sales and use tax data for submission to external Accountant firm.
Prepared Illinois, Florida and Canada Sales and use tax information for returns and analysis.
Prepared and reviewed bank statements and payments.
Filed unclaimed property for all 50 states. Recorded all payments in general ledger and analyzed data.
Created and prepared S.O.P for all the different job aspects.
TRUSTMARK BENEFITS BEYOND BENEFITS, Lake Forest, IL September 2018 – February 2019
An employee benefits outsourcing company.
Performed daily receipts analysis (from lockbox). Verified customer account information including premium amounts, account numbers and policy ID’s. Recorded policy/account numbers on customer receipts and forwarded to Corporate.
Posted credit card/direct deposit payments to customer accounts. Applied payments based upon premiums due and ensured customer data was accurate.
KAPSTONE PAPER AND PACKAGING, Northbrook, IL August 2017 - August 2018
An American pulp and paper company.
Analyzed key performance indicators (KPI’s) monthly, looked at trends and compared plant generated reports to production system reports.
Improved reporting processes for downtime recording. Created graphical trends on machine centers to visually summarize efficiencies.
Responsible for Daily Flash Report, Down Time Reporting, Monthly Production Reports and Monthly Trailer Utilization.
R.W. DEVRIES & ASSOCIATES, Munster, IN January 2017 – April 2017
Tax Preparation Service.
Generated year-end tax paperwork for several companies including W-2s, and 1099s.
Reconciled client payroll records in preparation for quarterly and year-end payroll tax returns.
Prepared over 100 individuals tax returns for multiple states.
Gained experience with K-1 partnership income or losses, real estate taxes, various donations.
Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Rochester Institute of Technology/NTID, Rochester, NY—2017
Member of RIT Accounting Society—Minored in History
John Power Garden Committee