Management accountant sample resume

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Bud Getting

101 Calculus Close
Cash County VIC 3001
M: 0400 111 111
E: [email protected]

Career Objective

To excel as an accounting manager who can guide a team to perform above their potential and exceed shareholder expectation. I’m dedicated to professional development in order to grow as an individual and would like to work for a reputable company that adds value to the community.

Employment History

August 2006 – Present
Senior Management Accountant, A Countable Agency
Capital City, VIC


  • Analyse key financial data and KPIs within the company, ensuring that managers receive timely, accurate and relevant information
  • Prepare capital expenditure budgets and assist in the preparation of operating budgets
  • Participate in developing long-term plans and financial models to improve planning and budgeting
  • Review performance against budgets and prepare variation, control and statistical reports
  • Ensure accounting activities comply with relevant legal, professional and ethical standards
  • Perform review at month end and prepare monthly reports for Board of Directors
  • Prepare financial disclosures and financial statements for annual reports and provide annual audit working papers
  • Act as liaison between the company and service providers and assist in risk management, issue mitigation and resolution
  • Liaise with external auditors on accounting procedures and records
  • Develop, manage and coach staff and team members in the finance team
  • Align current practices with annual budget and forecasts, and collaborate with management on the five-year projection cycle


  • Championed the implementation of the ERP software, Microsoft Dynamics
  • Assisted in the development of management reporting systems and accounting methods to improve existing procedures and the communication of management information
April 2005 – July 2006
Management Accountant, A Countable Agency
Capital City,VIC


  • Formulated, monitored and controlled the annual budget and balance scorecard
  • Maintained responsibility for all strategic and operational financial decisions for the company
  • Prepared and presented project proposals for joint ventures to potential investors
  • Presented the company’s performance and KPIs to the Board of Directors
  • Managed the senior managers’ payroll
August 2004 – March 2005
Accountant, Busy Body Corporate
Cash County, VIC


  • Performed daily accounting tasks and prepared monthly reports
  • Supported the core finance team in establishing process improvements, control mechanisms and standard operating procedures


  • Integrated three different SAP versions into a single platform
February 2003 – July 2004
Assistant Accountant, Tally Up Pty Ltd
Capital City, VIC


  • Managed the collection of receivables
  • Performed bookkeeping
  • Mapped out business requirements and supported consultants to successfully upgrade the SAP ERP system


Master of Business Administration
Edinburgh Business School
Graduated: 2005


Bachelor of Professional Accounting
Adelaide, SA
University of South Australia
Graduated: 2003

Professional Development

Key Account Management & Customer Relationship Management
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) course

Business Process Mapping
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) course

Technical Skills

MS Dynamics Nav
Hyperion Reporting
Microsoft Dynamics


Professional Affiliations

Fellow Member (FCPA) of CPA Australia


Available upon request.

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