The MBA is a big commitment

Promoted to assist the Director of Finance with the day to day management of the Finance function:
• Development of a Project Planning process to improve resource and project management
• Monitored and reported on the financial performance of a large portfolio of construction projects
(values £1m to £100m)
• Analysed actual project performance versus forecasts, and reported volume variances and P&L impact
• Managed bank accounts and negotiated overdraft facilities
• Advised and commented on Business Development, Marketing and Sales Strategies
• Prepared non-routine reports that analysed and interpreted financial data
• Prepared, presented and interpreted management accounts
• Produced reports on capital expenditure, and outstanding debtors
• Communicated with customers, suppliers, external advisors, auditors and bankers
• Assisted with negotiations to resolve and settle contractual disputes
• Dealt with sub-contractors, sub-contractor appointments and contract management
• Contributed to Company Secretarial functions
• Secured an increase in policy cover with insurers with 60% premium reduction in first year
• Delivered oral presentations of reports to senior management using visual aids
• Worked with senior management to understand and ensure accuracy of the forward order book
• Provided leadership, guidance and support to an Assistant Accountant and Accounts Assistant
2008 Assistant Management Accountant
• Contributed to budget development
• Prepared and reviewed trial balances
• Managed the sales ledger
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• Proactively managed the credit control process and reduced debtor days from circa. 75 to 35
• Assisted in the production and analysis of management accounts with commentary on variances
• Produced ad hoc financial reports and forecasts
• Completed balance sheet reconciliations, including UK and ROI VAT.
• Administered time entries and ensured costs were allocated and all processes ran smoothly
• Prepared statutory accounts
• Prepared Partnership and Partner’s Individual Tax Returns
• Managed WGI’s bank balance and reported on daily cash flow movement
• Ensured all liabilities to the Inland Revenue and Customs & Excise were paid on time
• Maintained the Fixed Asset Register
2008 Trainee Management Accountant / Accounts Assistant
Assisted in the monthly projects reporting process and with variance analyses, raised invoices and
implemented credit control policies
• Identified inefficiencies in the monthly project reporting process and re-engineered and automated
the process – saving 83% in time and reducing paper costs
2007 Accounts Assistant
Processed supplier invoices, dealt with supplier queries, updated ledgers and the EMS.
Presented a Green Purchasing proposal for paper which was approved. 22% annual cost saving
2007 Document Controller
Improved process and completed workload significantly in advance of expectations
Developed Environment Management System which achieved BSI ISO 14001 accreditation
2006 Jun-Aug Cost Controller / Document Controller | Tube Lines Ltd. | | London, UK
Following two week temporary contract, retained as a cost controller to monitor and report on project
cost variances against budget
2004 – 2006 Assistant Store Manager | TotalFinaElf (UK) Ltd | | Essex, UK
Contributed to the operational management of a busy retail service station
2010 CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting |Chartered Inst. of Management Accountants
2006 – 2009 BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance (2:1) |University of East London | London, UK
2003 – 2004 BSc Actuarial Science – 1st year |City University | London, UK
1995 – 2003 A-level: Maths B, Physics B, ICT B; AS-level Chemistry C |Valentines Sixth Form | London, UK
GCSE: 10 A*- B | Including Maths, Science and English
IT Skills Advanced Excel, Access, Word; Intermediate PowerPoint, VBA; European Computer Driving Licence
Driving Full UK Driving Licence and currently applying for a motorbike licence
Interests Socialising and organising social events for friends and colleagues, and the gym
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