Business Controller Resume Samples

The main and core duty of a Business Controller is to oversee the business and its financial operations. A well-drafted Business Controller Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – performing financial analysis, developing financial planning processes, designing and implementing overall business plans, advising financial and executive departments, providing budget feedback, advising on budget creation; following standard accounting procedures; performing financial analysis; identifying and managing financial risk, completing financial research; and taking responsibility for reporting findings and working with financial and executive staff for making financial decisions.

As the Business Controllers are responsible for both financial analysis and business leadership, they are expected to possess the following core skills and traits – strong quantitative abilities, excellent written and verbal communication skills; extensive finance or accounting expertise; management skills; proficiency in MS Office, and financial modeling experience. A CPA or MBA along with SAP knowledge is commonly the preferred qualification.

Business Controller Resume example

Business Controller Resume

Summary : An extremely organized self-starter with over 15 years of accounting experience and a high level of computer skills including Enterprise Upstream (EU), QuickBooks, Access database design and implementation,.

Skills : Financial statement preparation and analysis, Revenue Recognition, Process Improvement, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Coordinated the activities of clerical personnel.
    2. Executed daily operations of retail vehicle sales.
    3. Performed standard operations and procedures, such as typing, bookkeeping, preparation of payrolls, the flow of correspondence, filing, and the requisition of supplies.
    4. Evaluated office production, revised procedures, and devised new forms in order to improve the efficiency of workflow.
    5. Formulated procedures for systematic retention, protection, retrieval, transfer, and disposal of records.
    6. Trained personnel in computer applications including QuickBooks point of sale, QuickBooks Enterprise accounting.
    7. Reviewed clerical and personnel records to ensure completeness, accuracy, and timeliness.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AAS In Accounting


Business Controller Resume

Summary : More than 5 years of successful experience in customer service and support with recognized strengths in account maintenance, problem-solving and trouble-shooting, sales staff support, and planning/implementing proactive procedures.

Skills : Account Reconciliations, Financial Management, Financial Forecasts.

Description :

    1. Guided financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.
    2. Protected assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.
    3. Monitored and confirmed financial condition by conducting audits; providing information to external auditors.
    4. Maximized return, and limits risk, on cash by minimizing bank balances; making investments.
    5. Prepared budgets by establishing schedules.
    6. Achieved budget objectives by scheduling expenditures.
    7. Provided status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Business Controller Resume

Summary : A resourceful, results-oriented Business Controller professional, with experience as a strategic member of the business leadership team. A team player with a high energy level willing to accept new challenges and responsibilities.

Skills : Process Improvement, Inventory Management, Internal Controls, Advanced Excel, SAP, Oracle.

Description :

    1. Contracted manufacturing company producing Soap Products for major multinational corporations.
    2. Developed and managed annual budget and quarterly forecasts.
    3. Responsible for developing interface between the plant and the corporate group.
    4. Managed annual financial audit performed by KPMG.
    5. Managed financial relationships with customers as the senior finance interface.
    6. Managed day to day activities of Finance team.
    7. Managed weekly Income Statement projection.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BBA

Business Controller Resume

Headline : Accomplished Business Controller professional with over 20 years of diversified accounting experience is seeking a solid company with its focus on today and the future. Background includes positions with large Fortune 500 and smaller companies.

Skills : Financial Support, Quickbooks, Tax Compliance.

Description :

    1. Maintained Full income statement and balance sheet responsibility for the business.
    2. Acted as an Integral member of the senior management team responsible for ensuring the success of the business.
    3. Ensured business was in full compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.
    4. Provided the businesses financial leadership in the following areas: Monthly, quarterly, and year-end closing.
    5. Performed monthly forecasting process.
    6. Led the career development and succession planning process for finance staff members. 
    7. Prepared special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA

Business Controller Resume

Summary : To make a positive impact in an organization where my accounting and financial analysis knowledge, analytical skills, work ethic, and creativity are valued. Strong finance and manufacturing background combined with the skills to effectively interface with all levels of the organization.

Skills : Business Management, Financial Management, Variance Analysis.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all accounting, IT, and administration matters in companies.
    2. Responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating all accounting and financial operational functions.
    3. Managed the accumulation and consolidation of all financial data necessary to produce internal and external financial reporting on a timely basis.
    4. Provided management in the areas of accounting and finance in order to maintain adequate accounting processes.
    5. Provided monthly, quarterly, and year-end analysis.
    6. Delivered financial information to Executives for short-term and long-range forecasts.
    7. Oversaw the compliance with all state, federal, and local regulatory and reporting requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MBA In Accounting

Business Controller Resume

Summary : Business Controller professional whose career includes roles in Fortune 500, privately-held, and early-stage development companies. A leader who takes pride in being a fast learner, an effective communicator, and a critical thinker; with a unique ability to identify key issues.

Skills : Project Management, Ensure Compliance, Business Development.

Description :

    1. Managed the general accounting function.
    2. Established and annually review and audit internal control procedures.
    3. Prepared detailed monthly forecasts for the full year based upon the production drivers and key performance metrics.
    4. Analyzed and explain variances in financial reporting.
    5. Established and follow up on financial policies and procedures.
    6. Maintained and developed the financial model of the business system. 
    7. Served as the coordinator and liaison for the activities of the external auditors and bankers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Accounting

Business Controller Resume

Summary : Achievement orientated finance management professional with 25+ years of diversified experience in financial analysis, management, business intelligence, and decision support.

Skills : SAP, Microsoft Office, Supervising Skills, Controlling Skills.

Description :

    1. Created a custom function in Excel to correctly calculate allowable customer billing.
    2. Created a report that showed journal entry-level data that followed the same format as monthly financials. 
    3. Presented financial analyses on special projects. 
    4. Complied with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation. 
    5. Supervised and trained employees and resolve conflicts.
    6. Prepared monthly financial reports. 
    7. Performed cost-benefit analysis of projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Financial Accounting

Business Controller Resume

Summary : Diligent, analytical, and proactive with 12 years of Finance and Accounting experience in Airline and Business Process Outsourcing. Well-versed in financial planning and general accounting, driving innovative ideas and practices for process improvement.

Skills : Verbal Communication, Bookkeeping, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the completion/review/reconciliation of balance sheet accounts.
    2. Responsible for daily cash management and reporting to World Fuels, Inc. 
    3. Successfully managed financial and management reporting functions.
    4. Responsible for controlling & reporting business performance of the Specialty Care division.
    5. Produced & presented monthly business performance reports.
    6. Provided total financial support to the unit's VP/GM and Business staff. 
    7. Converted manual system to a state-of-the-art computer system.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
M.B.A.

Business Controller Resume

Summary : Highly analytical, deadline-driven FPA Manager with 10 years of progressive experience across a broad range of financial functions and diverse industry segments. Proven ability to combine strong quantitative modeling, process thinking, and business analytic skills.

Skills : Strong Excel. Strong Data Mining, Great Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Analyzed and controlled financial information for a multiple location sunflower and specialty seed snack food processing company.
    2. Managed inventory costing for proper valuation.
    3. Produced and analyzed monthly financial statements, including evaluating income, margin, expense, and asset variances.
    4. Prepared monthly journal entries and financial statements.
    5. Maintained a standard costing system used to monitor and explain actual manufacturing costs versus standard costs.
    6. Prepared budgets, forecasts, and financial operating plans.
    7. Prepared information for yearly financial statement audit reports to the CFO.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Accounting

Business Controller Resume

Summary : Dedicated leader with a 5-year track record of managing company administrative and operational needs. Proactive and organized professional well-versed in documentation, compliance, and cost control.

Skills : MS Office, Quickbooks Pro, Communication, Supervision.

Description :

    1. Led the preparation and analysis of annual operating budgets, capital budgets for assigned departments in a multi-billion dollar telecommunications corporation.
    2. Assisted with the organizational budgets and consolidation of the organizational financial plans and forecasts.
    3. Managed department forecasts to within 1% of monthly results.
    4. Analyzed monthly financial results to identify trends and compared to quarterly forecasts and annual financial plan to explain any variances.
    5. Assured that plans and forecasts used in monthly reporting by the organization are valid.
    6. Oversaw capital purchase orders and invoices to ensure quality control and proper depreciation.
    7. Presented findings to VP of Americas and other executives.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Business Leadership