Sample Budget Accountant Resume

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David Sanchez
979 SW 39th St
Tarzana, CA 91335

Job Objective To obtain a Budget Accountant position and utilize my experience and skills for the successful completion of each job task.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • A great deal of experience in developing and managing annual operating budgets
  • Excellent ability to analyze financial data and budget trends
  • Ability to prepare budget drafts for complex contract and grant proposals
  • In-depth knowledge of federal, state and private grant budgeting and expense guidelines
  • Sound knowledge generally accepted accounting principles
  • Proficient in using automated financial systems, MS Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Microsoft Access
  • Excellent analytical skills and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and organizational skills
  • Trustworthy individual with strong ethics and integrity

Professional Experience:

Budget Accountant, August 2005 – Present
Harte-Hanks, Inc., Tarzana, CA

  • Gathered, computed and summarized data for the operating, capital and cash flow budgets including financial ratios.
  • Prepared monthly budget variance reports for management and the Board of Directors.
  • Ensured to update financial forecasts; and prepared a five-year operating, capital and cash flow budgets including financial ratios.
  • Prepared and reported monthly operating and quarterly capital expenditure variance analysis.
  • Coordinated budget process with strategic planning and rate-making functions.
  • Administered to improve the integration between operating, capital, cash flow and financial ratio budgeting models.
  • Notified management about issues related to resource operation, tax strategies and budget forecasts.
  • Provided internal and external auditing services for businesses and individuals.
  • Suggested customers regarding compensation, health care benefits, long-range tax and estate plans.


Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

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