Professional accountant with fifteen years experience providing full range of accountancy services to non profits. Independent and resourceful with background in administration and operations. Excellent communication skills.
Looking for freelance and contract work opportunities as expanding portfolio for own business.
Ten years experience of full-cycle accounting. This includes:
*managing accounts payable process from data input to credit control and developing workflows
*processing accounts receivables and revenue collection
*month- and year-end journal entries and maintaining general ledger
*performing complex reconciliations of banking and accounting records
*developing processes for stronger internal controls
*experience of producing wide variety of organizational, project and program financial statements as well as cash-flow statements and other forecast reports
*consistent and timely in meeting external financial reporting deadlines
*have reported to variety of regulatory bodies including Canada Revenue Agency and WorksafeBC
*created reports for many different audiences: board of directors, business owners, senior managers, staff and project directors, self-employed
QuickBooks, ADP Payroll, Peoplesoft, Jet Reports, Microsoft: Excel, Word and Dynamics NAV, Comvida and Goldcare.
Two accountancy qualifications and continuing professional development ensures up-to-date and high level knowledge of accounting standards, methodologies and good practice.
Prepared budgets of varying sizes from basic to complex and experience of developing complex costing models.
In charge of bi-weekly payroll system for two work sites and administration of benefits. Experience of using both in-house and out-sourced payroll. Performed reconciliations and produced annual T4s, ROEs and other payroll documentation as required.
Part of many annual audit processes with experience of creating lead sheets, organizing supporting documentation and audit files, and producing draft financial statements. Often acted as main contact with auditors.