Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

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Charles Bloomberg
Chicago, USA
(621) 799-5548
Highly experienced Certified Public Accountant with a strong track record in financial analysis, tax planning, and audit preparation. Proven ability to improve financial reporting accuracy and streamline accounting processes for organizations of various sizes.
Senior Certified Public Accountant | Company A
January 2019 — Present, Chicago, USA
• Orchestrated financial audits for over 50 clients annually, ensuring compliance with GAAP and IFRS standards, using advanced audit software such as ACL and IDEA.
• Directed the preparation and review of complex consolidated financial statements, resulting in a 20% increase in accuracy and a 15% reduction in time consumed.
• Spearheaded the implementation of a new tax planning strategy for a major client, resulting in a tax savings of $1.5 million over three years.
• Improved the efficiency of month-end closing processes by 25% through the development and implementation of automated reporting tools using Excel VBA and Power BI.
• Conducted quarterly financial analysis and forecasting, delivering insights that drove strategic decisions and enhanced profitability by 10% for small to medium-sized enterprises.
Certified Public Accountant | Company B
May 2015 — December 2018, Chicago, USA
• Managed the financial reporting process for a diverse portfolio of clients, ensuring timely and compliant delivery of annual reports.
• Led the audit teams for high-profile engagements, which increased audit efficiency by 30% and reduced errors by 15% using CAAT tools.
• Engineered cash flow projections and budgeting models, enabling clients to achieve a 20% improvement in financial planning accuracy.
• Conducted forensic accounting investigations, identifying fraudulent activities and recovering assets worth over $500,000.
Staff Accountant | Company C
June 2012 — April 2015, Naperville, USA
• Assisted in preparing comprehensive financial reports and tax returns for individuals, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations.
• Implemented accounting policies and procedures, resulting in a 15% increase in operational efficiency.
• Reconciled complex bank accounts and managed intercompany transactions, maintaining an error rate of less than 1%.
Junior Accountant | Company D
July 2010 — May 2012, Aurora, USA
• Processed daily financial transactions and prepared accurate journal entries, contributing to reliable financial reports.
• Maintained and updated fixed asset schedules, ensuring proper depreciation methods and accurate book values.
• Conducted monthly account reconciliations, resolving discrepancies swiftly and maintaining account accuracy.
Bachelor of Science in Accounting | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
May 2010
Expert-Level Skills
Financial Reporting, Tax Planning, Auditing, GAAP, IFRS, Financial Analysis, Cash Flow Projections, Budgeting, Excel VBA, Power BI, Professional Ethics, Attention to Detail, Analytical Thinking, Team Collaboration, Problem Solving
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