Accounting Manager

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Deyanna Gibes

deyanna.gibes@gmail.com | (161) 739-0958 | Bowling Green, KY

Summary


I am an experienced accounting manager with over 5 years of experience in the field. I have a proven track record of success in managing and overseeing all aspects of accounting operations. I am a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual who is able to work independently as well as part of a team. I possess excellent communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills which allow me to effectively manage projects from start to finish.

Experience


Accounting Manager at Ernst & Young, KYMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 5 accountants and successfully completed the month-end close process for 10 entities in 4 countries within 2 days.
  • Implemented new accounting software which resulted in $50,000 savings per year.
  • Negotiated with vendors to receive discounts that saved the company $10,000 annually.
  • Reviewed journal entries prepared by staff and corrected errors saving the company from overpaying taxes by $5,000.

Assistant Accounting Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers, KYSep 2017 - Jan 2022

  • Led a team of 5 accountants and 2 administrative assistants.
  • Trained new employees in accounting software and company procedures.
  • Completed month-end close process for 3 companies, including journal entries and reconciliations.
  • Reduced Accounts Receivable days by 10% through improved collections processes.
  • Improved Accounts Payable turnaround time by 15% through streamlined approval process.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Accounting at University of KentuckySep 2013 - May 2017

I have learned how to communicate effectively with clients, how to work with numbers and financial reports, and how to use accounting software.

Skills


  • Financial analysis
  • Financial reporting
  • Budgeting
  • Forecasting
  • Cost accounting
  • Tax planning and compliance
  • Treasury management

Magdelene Tagliaferro

magdelene.tagliaferro@gmail.com | (386) 650-2219 | Fairfax, VA

Summary


As an accounting manager with over 5 years of experience, I have a proven track record in overseeing the financial well-being of my organization. I am responsible for the accuracy and integrity of all financial reporting, as well as ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements. My team is highly effective and efficient in carrying out their responsibilities, which has resulted in increased productivity and profitability for my employer. In addition to being an expert in accounting principles and practices, I am also proficient in using various accounting software programs. This allows me to provide accurate and timely reports that are essential to decision making at all levels within the organization.

Experience


Accounting Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers, VAApr 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 5 accountants and completed the month-end close process in an efficient manner, resulting in a 10% decrease in close time.
  • Streamlined invoicing procedures which resulted in $20,000 less per month being spent on outside accounting services.
  • Negotiated with vendors to receive discounts that saved the company over $100,000 last year.
  • Managed all aspects of Accounts Receivable for a portfolio of 100 clients totaling $10 million annually.
  • Reviewed journal entries and general ledger accounts prepared by staff ensuring accuracy and compliance with GAAP standards.
  • Analyzed financial statements on a monthly basis to identify trends and variances from budget.

Assistant Accounting Manager at KPMG, VAAug 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 4 accountants in preparing monthly financial statements for a $30M company.
  • Implemented new accounting software which resulted in increased efficiency and accuracy.
  • Reviewed journal entries and reconciled accounts for month end close.
  • Analyzed variances and prepared explanations for management.
  • Developed internal controls to safeguard assets and improve processes.
  • Trained staff on proper accounting procedures.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Accounting at George Mason UniversityAug 2013 - May 2017

Some skills I've learned are double-entry bookkeeping, accrual accounting, financial statement analysis, and tax preparation.

Skills


  • Financial analysis
  • Financial reporting
  • Budgeting
  • Forecasting
  • Cash management
  • Tax compliance
  • GAAP