Accounting Consultant Resume Samples

An Accounting Consultant is a trained professional who will provide business-specific counseling service and help the top management in business planning and financial reporting. The common duties listed on the Accounting Consultant Resume include tasks like – preparing and reconciling financial statements on behalf of the client, working with CPA to draft final schedules of payables and receivables; conducting tax research, suggesting ways to improve financial reporting processes, predicting future costs and revenues, offering effective advice on improving profitability and developing various internal control programs.

The resume should reflect these skills and qualifications – strong background and knowledge in financial controls, regulations and accounting procedures; thorough knowledge of GAAP and proficiency with various accounting software. To pursue a career in this field, candidates are supposed to earn a degree in business, finance or accounting. Additionally, possessing a CPA certification is also crucial.

 

Accounting Consultant Resume

Objective : Accounting and Financial Management Professional with over 18 years' experience which includes Military, Governmental and Private Commercial settings. Managed accounts and finances has high as 192 Billion dollars and as low as employee payroll processing. Experienced cost controller that also managed project budgets, including analyzing, monitoring and creation of reports.

Skills : Quickbooks, Microsoft, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Lawson, Timberline, Peoplesoft, Oracle, ImageNow, Windows.

Description :

    1. Managed the verification availability of Federal Government funding.
    2. Managed all issues related to processing invoices including the verification of purchase orders, vendor communication, and attainment of appropriate signatures before processing invoices.
    3. Managed the accurate calculation and transposing of FEMA/Hurricane Ike related invoices totaling $210,000.
    4. Computed and entered various payment amounts, administered all applicable fees for invoices in amount of $15,000, and paid 150 daily invoices.
    5. Ensured the correct amounts were distributed properly and managed communication of information to FEMA personnel associated with government funding.
    6. Managed quality assurance and quality control for thousands of records pertaining to the Disaster Housing Assistance Program and maintained by Harris County Housing Authority.
    7. Retrieved all missing documents and forwarded verification of documents to tenants as well as third party verifiers.
    8. Collaborated with Housing Counselors to obtain necessary information to complete over eight thousand records and files for the section eight transition.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business Management


Finance And Accounting Consultant Resume

Objective : An Accounting/Finance position as Consultant, or Accounting Manager, where my experience, skills, and education can be fully utilized to the benefit of the employer at an affordable expense for the Company.

Skills : Oracle, Hyperion, Quickbooks, Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Demonstrate knowledge of GAAP related to revenue recognition in order to properly set up contracts, billing rules, and revenue rules in OpenAir for OptumInsight Consulting Engagements.
    2. Perform monthly audit tests on OpenAir activity to identify system failures and inaccuracies which could lead to financial misstatements.
    3. Monitor integration processes between multiple subsystems surrounding OpenAir for errors and take appropriate action to correct integration failures.
    4. Partner with MIS to ensure smooth transition related to Optum360 Consulting group's change in platform from OpenAir to ERP.
    5. Manage and Troubleshoot VBA code involved in various MS Excel macros used by OptumInsight Finance team.
    6. Provide workpapers and/or responses for internal/external and regulatory audits.
    7. Perform Balance Sheet variance analysis and explanation.
    8. Create and submit internal analyses and reporting to management.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Public Accounting


Junior Accounting Consultant Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Accounting Consultant with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Cost point, Etc, Deltek GCB.

Description :

    1. Accurately maintained all general ledger activity to include journal prepaid, accruals, depreciation, re-class entries, and prepared reconciliations on all financial statement accounts.
    2. Using ADP, processed payroll for 120 employees and garnered familiarity with OCONUS and CONUS, Hazardous Pay, and H&W, setup fringe benefits for new hires.
    3. Managed all fixed assets to include recorded acquisitions and disposals of all the capital assets.
    4. Audited JPMorgan credit card accounts for FY2009 and FY2010 ensuring company compensation in accordance with the federal government agreement regarding services rendered.
    5. Responsible for all fixed assets entries and assisted the client with fiscal year end entries.
    6. Verify the proper distribution of charges to specific accounts and contracts.
    7. Prepare schedules for DCAA incurred cost submissions and participate in responding to requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters In Accounting

Cost Accounting Consultant Resume

Summary : Highly motivated self-starter and extremely dependable. Well organized and appreciate the need for accuracy, especially in accounting practices. Committed to helping organizations find inefficiencies which can improve profitability.

Skills : SAP, Peoplesoft, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Office, Accounting, Business Objects, Sabrix, Onesource, Leadership, Retail Management.

Description :

    1. Complete accounting for complex accruals and prepaid expenses on a monthly basis.
    2. Perform accrual accounting, responsible for setting up and executing the allocation of variable costs from the property cost centers to various other corporate costs centers a case to case bases.
    3. Perform monthly review of allocations to ensure expenses are being properly captured and allocated.
    4. Update management on reasons for changes and identify any unusual or unexpected variances.
    5. Prepare monthly schedules for accrued expenses, other liabilities, and prepaid and other current assets, including explanations for significant variances.
    6. Investigate variances and change in balances and articulate change to F&A leadership.
    7. Perform general accounts analysis and reconciliations, including bank statements, fixed assets, employer's benefit costs, accruals and prepaid expenses.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Accounting

Senior Accounting Consultant Resume

Summary : Accounting and finance professional with over 15 years of experience in resolving complex accounting issues and performing sophisticated economic, statistical, and financial analyses. Experienced in leveraging expertise in accounting, finance, economics, and statistics to find solutions to diverse business problems. Adept at responding to changing environments with new thinking and practices. Proven performer in carrying out process improvement projects and implementing large systems.

Skills : Oracle, Peoplesoft, Excel.

Description :

    1. Responsible for cash and cash equivalents, bank reconciliations, and accounts receivable accounts.
    2. Prepared and maintained monthly balance sheet account reconciliations.
    3. Assisted in documenting, designing, and testing procedures affecting financial statements for the performance of the company.
    4. Prepared internal management reports as needed and year-end audit schedules and support.
    5. Assisted in systems and spreadsheet automation to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of accounting functions and processes.
    6. Responsible for recording journal entries and reconciling complex accounts.
    7. Designed & produced supporting schedules to explain variance analysis.
    8. Prepared and reviewed a variety of financial statements such as expense analysis, trial balances, balance sheet, income statements, and other related reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BBA In Accounting

Cost Accounting Consultant Resume

Summary : Seeking a career opportunity with your company. Detail-oriented, efficient and organized professional with extensive experience in accounting systems.

Skills : Accounting, Maxwell Construction, Accounting Software.

Description :

    1. Analyzed balance sheet and income statement accounts monthly to understand trends and variances, and to validate forecast assumptions.
    2. Prepared balance sheet, profit and loss statements, statements of cash flow, and financial management reports.
    3. Participated in developing daily, weekly and monthly operational control reports that assisted management to analyze sales, pricing, margins and expenses.
    4. Analyzed and reported key financial and operating data, such as sales order backlog, same-store sales, gross margin, operating expenses, inventory turnover, and gross margin return on investment.
    5. Assisted with preparation of monthly budget reporting and analysis.
    6. Reviewed internal controls and maintained accounting policy manual and flowcharts.
    7. Researched and advised on technical accounting issues and tax matters.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Accounting

Financial Accounting Consultant Resume

Summary : Detail-oriented Senior Accountant and Computer Specialist with a proven ability to identify and implement processes to increase efficiency and productivity. Diligent in delivering consistent, on-time, and accurate results in support of organizational goals.

Skills : Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Directs and coordinates company financial planning and budget management functions.
    2. Assists in the development and implementation of goals, policies, priorities, and procedures to financial management, budget, and accounting.
    3. Hire, train and develop staff based on needs of the department.
    4. Responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of the staff.
    5. Planning, assigning and directing work, appraising performance, staff development, rewarding and disciplining employees and problem resolution.
    6. Supervises and participates in preparation of various financial statements and reports.
    7. Reviews financial statements with upper management.
    8. Reviews and directs the processing of all accounting functions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Finance

Accounting Consultant II Resume

Objective : Extremely motivated and results-driven accounting professional with over two decades of exceptional leadership and accounting expertise. Demonstrates ability to proactively work independently, to learn new techniques quickly and effortlessly, and to creatively resolve problems and capitalize on opportunities.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word and Excel, Internet Explorer, Quicken, Quick Books, Peachtree, Timberline, American Contractor, Great Plains, MAS 90, Coins IT, Paychex, ADP Payroll, Type 50 wpm and 10-Key by touch.

Description :

    1. Provided and interpreting financial information, business modeling and forecasting, monitoring performance and efficiency.
    2. Analyzed change and conducting risk assessment and participated in strategic planning, and formulating long-term business plans.
    3. Researched and reporting on factors influencing business performance, pricing and competitor analysis.
    4. Developed complex finance models and assessing the financial implications of new or existing ventures.
    5. Conducting reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.
    6. Prepared profit & loss statements and reconciling balance sheets.
    7. Responsible for overseeing budgetary control and monitoring cash flow analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Administration

Accounting Consultant III Resume

Summary : Certified Public Accountant to gain employment in a challenging, cheerful and professional environment. Professional Summary: Have been involved in accounting for the following industries: Commercial General Contracting, Hotel, Apartment, Golf Course & Commercial Real Estate Management, Long-Term Health Care, Interior Design, Retail Clothing, Health Insurance, Law Firms, Cash Advance Chains, Brake Parts Manufacturing, Restaurant/Micro-Brewery Management, Dancing Schools and Sporting Events Promotion.

Skills : Microsoft Dynamics, ERP Systems, Microsoft Excel, Month End Close, GAAP Recognition, Revenue Recognition, Financial Analysis.

Description :

    1. Managed mail room Created and maintained files, researched, placed orders, checked referrals for suppliers and clients.
    2. Managed communication between clients and suppliers.
    3. Documented client and vendor data including payment instruction, fee schedules and services offered.
    4. Reviewed and documented needs analysis, destination/setting assistance, household goods forwarding.
    5. Audited global and domestic expense forms, invoices and coded for processing.
    6. Managed internal paperwork across departments.
    7. Obtained data necessary to complete cost estimates.
    8. Answered multi-lines phones, provided back-up, and managed emailed request and other correspondence.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Accounting

Accounting Consultant Lead Resume

Objective : An accounting professional with 10+ years of experience, Master of Science in Finance and Accounting, CPA Certification and solid work ethics. Possess strong organizational, analytical and corporate accounting and finance skills as well as strong business communication skills and ability to balance work and prioritize tasks. Seeking a rewarding position with a successful company where I can utilize my capabilities.

Skills : Quickbooks, Payroll, General Ledger, Reconciliation, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Jd Edwards, Great Plains.

Description :

    1. Serving as overall general business consultant to the owners.
    2. Decision-making support Designing the optimal finance structure.
    3. Supporting the design and setup of a company's accounting system, procedures and its implementation.
    4. Preparation/organization of various financial templates, reports and etc.
    5. Preparation of monthly financial statements - income statement, balance sheet and statement of cashflow.
    6. Preparation and internal audit of monthly sales statements and photographers syndication reports.
    7. Review and monitor of AR Aging and collection of outstanding receivables.
    8. Respond to customer, external and internal inquiries on a timely basis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accounting

Accounting Consultant I Resume

Objective : Interest in the position of Accounting Manager. More than ten years of experience in General Accounting, Auditing, Fixed Assets, and Project Accounting work, leadership, technical and communication skills that a company might require. I

Skills : Reconciliation, Financial Statement, Budget Preparation,Variance Analysis, Process Improvement SOX Compliance/Audits, Excel, Writing Procedures.

Description :

    1. Prepare Month-end and year end closing activities- all associated reconciliations, reclassifications.
    2. Prepare Journal Entries for AP, AR, Payroll including deferred revenue, prepaid expense and all Accruals.
    3. Maintain financial records and company assets (Fixed Assets Schedule and Depreciation) ensuring accuracy and completeness.
    4. Prepare and maintain Balance sheet and merchant accounts reconciliations.
    5. Prepare Audit Schedules and work closely with the internal auditors.
    6. Prepare cost allocations for charging salaries/benefits and overhead costs to specific programs.
    7. Monitor daily cash balances for cash flow projections and analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Accounting

Accounting Consultant Resume

Summary : Highly experience with fiancial reporting- internal auditing- budget management- sales tax filing- account analysis and reconciliation.

Skills : Advance Excel, Sharepoint, MAS, Quick books.

Description :

    1. Analyzed and reconciled Account payable and account receivable.
    2. Performed month-end and year-end closing activities.
    3. Generated financial statements and facilitated account closing procedures each month.
    4. Implemented internal control tools for efficient resources utilization.
    5. Reconciled bank accounts and prepared monthly and annual reports.
    6. Reported and filed sale tax to various states.
    7. Assisted in the development of management reporting systems and accounting methods to improve existing procedures and the communication of management information.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Accounting