Sample Chief Accountant Resume

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Michael Byrne
2834 Monica Ct SW
Albany, NY 12201
(111)-123-1234
[email]

Summary
A professional who records and analyzes financial information of companies for which they work; has been involved in the budgeting, performance evaluation, cost management, and asset management; has been a part of executive teams involved in strategic planning or the development of new products and has participated in the analysis and interpretation of the financial information that corporate executives need to make sound business decisions; has exposure in the preparation of financial reports for other groups, including stockholders, creditors, regulatory agencies, and tax authorities has work in various areas, including financial analysis, planning and budgeting and cost accounting.

Professional Experience:

Senior Tax Accountant January 2007 – Present
Robert Half Finance & Accounting Albany, NY
Responsibilities:

  • Assisted with preparation of federal and state tax return schedules and related paper works.
  • Obtained all necessary reports from the system application and reviewed changes in deferred tax account balances.
  • Assisted with the preparation of monthly estimated tax payments and extensions schedules and related work-papers.
  • Assisted with federal and state tax audits and assisted with preparation of various schedules and related work-papers.
  • Responded in a timely manner to all federal and state tax notices and worked closely with various outside service providers.
  • Researched tax issues as necessary, provided write-up and updated tax procedures.

Senior Accountant May 2004 – December 2006
TIBCO Software, Albany, NY
Responsibilities:

  • Managed weekly check run including receiving all check requests, expense reports and verified that all are in compliance with financial policies and procedures.
  • Monitored and managed post-award grants to ensure that budgeting and administrative policies & procedures follow company compliance.
  • Assisted the Controller with quarterly close including preparation of journal entries and distribution of financial reports.
  • Assisted the Finance Manager with annual audit and all annual filings including state charitable registrations.
  • Prepared deposits and entered it in accounting system and prepared monthly grant reports and investigate any discrepancies in budget to actual.
  • Managed database and systems for recording and tracking grant proposals and reports.

Bank Officer February 1999 – May 2004
LoanCare and ServiceLink Loss, Albany, NY
Responsibilities:

  • Assisted with preparation of federal and state tax return schedules and related paper works.
  • Obtained all necessary reports from the system application and reviewed changes in deferred tax account balances.
  • Assisted with the preparation of monthly estimated tax payments and extensions schedules and related work-papers.
  • Assisted with federal and state tax audits and assisted with preparation of various schedules and related work-papers.
  • Responded in a timely manner to all federal and state tax notices and worked closely with various outside service providers.
  • Researched tax issues as necessary, provided write-up and updated tax procedures.

Senior Accountant May 2004 – December 2006
TIBCO Software, Albany, NY

Education
Masters Degree in Finance
Rockefeller University, NY, 1999
Bachelors Degree in Accounting
Rockefeller University, NY, 1997

Skills:

  • Organization, administration, and budgeting skills
  • Knowledge in Federal, State, municipal laws, statutes, codes and ordinances
  • Knowledge in methods and techniques of research, statistical analysis and report
  • Knowledge in cash flow and investment strategies

Awards and Affiliations
Certified Public Accountants Associates International, Member
Professional Accounting Association, Member

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