Sample Private Accountant Resume

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Paul Hendey
5821 S Mayfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60652

Job Objective A Private Accountant position in an established company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Strong accomplished experience of private banking and commercial lending
  • Sound knowledge of finance, accounting and budgeting, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • In-depth knowledge of fundamental lending and estate planning concepts
  • Excellent knowledge of applicable banking, insurance, and securities laws and regulations
  • Good knowledge of short and long period budgeting and estimating
  • Proven relationship management and sales skills and excellent client service skills
  • Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills

Professional Experience:

Private Accountant, August 2005 – Present
AIG, Chicago, IL

  • Directed and coordinated financial planning and management of the company.
  • Recommended financial measuring standards for the department.
  • Ensured conformity with local, state and central budgetary coverage necessities.
  • Monitored and analyzed changes to accounting policy.
  • Proposed modification of systems and data to ensure accurate depiction of financial information.
  • Provided recommendations and rationale to include time, labor and cost savings for initiatives to improve inefficient operations.
  • Developed action plans for process improvement and measuring performance.

Private Accountant, May 2000 – July 2005
Blackrock, Chicago, IL

  • Overseen financial management of foreign operations and developed financial and budget policies and procedures.
  • Inspected financial, actual and inventory of assets.
  • Determined cash flow and profit margins and anticipated in market and economic conditions.
  • Coordinated the development, confirmation and examining of private data files.
  • Reported monthly actual performance against forecast and develop analysis for variances.
  • Worked with trade and technology divisions to classify deliverables.


Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

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