CV, Brazil Based Financial Controller Seeking Work In UK

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 25150
(03/24/1976, female)
Skills keywords: budget, cognos, controlling, IFRS, KPI'S, reporting
Short Bio:

1999-started working in accounting area-G/L.
2004-started at Demag Cranes & components – from Terex group, as head of accountant (SAP – FI/CO/SD).
A year later-reporting/controlling area (COGNOS). Reported to HQ in Spain and Germany. point of liaison for local advisers and authorities.
2013-moved to Brazil-controller
2015-would like to back to Europe for continuing career improvement.
Dynamic, team player and an autonomous person. easy learner, hard worker. I’m used to work in int environment..

Current location: São Paulo, Brazil - View on map
Nationality: portuguese
Preferred Sector of Employment:  accounting and finance
Spoken languages: english, portuguese, spanish
Location I am interested in working: United Kingdom
List the countires you have a visa to work in: Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, portugal, spain, switzerland, United Kingdom

Academic Background

• Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) – CERTIF – Certificate in International Financial Reporting – IFRS/2012

• Portuguese Chartered Accountants Association (OTOC) – Chartered Accountant/2002

• Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração de Lisboa, Portugal – Degree in Accountancy and Financial Controlling / 2002

Main Qualifications

• 15 years experience, the career has been developed in the management of the following areas: Accounting, Controlling, Tax, Budget and Finance.

• Solid knowledge and experience in managing projects such tax planning (Transfer Price); monthly, quarter and Year end closing (Reporting Package), book-keeping and fiscal routine and procedures.

• Creation of management reports.

• Supported External Auditing (Price Waterhouse and Deloitte) and all external entities (Lawyers, tax advisors).

• Coordination and customization of the systems implementation (ex: SAP)

• Finance management involving Treasury, risk analysis of the credits and resources, exchange rate, payroll, accountability, costs, corporate budget (Real X Estimated due to the forecast).

• Management skills: experience with multidisciplinary teams (Portugal, Spain & Germany).

• User of Cognos reporting system for eight years and SAP for thirteen years.

Career Summary

TBR Construtora Lda (From July/13 to date)
Portuguese construction Company in Brazil & Portugal with revenues around € 9M and 150 employees

Current Position: TBR subsidiaries’ Controller

Responsabilities include:

I. Vitron – Glass industry (retail and construction)

a. Informatic system implementation (System Glass) – financial procedures

b. Accounts receivable

c. Inventories

d. Cash flow

e. Costs control

II. Locare – Construction equipments rent

a. Turnover control

b. Accounts receivable

c. Cash flow

III. Asox – Metalworking industry

a. Accounts receivable

b. Inventories

c. Costs control

d. Cash flow

Demag Cranes & Components Lda (From Oct/04 to Jun/13)
Germany Heavy equipment Industry with revenues around € 227MM and 5.000 employees.

Position: Head of Accounting and Controlling

Main Responsibilities:

• Accounting signing off, fixed assets and taxes (local GAAP)

• Financial reporting to the group, (reconciliations, monthly, quarterly and year end – IFRS)

• Point of contact for external auditors, tax advisors, lawyers and legal authorities

• Budgeting and forecasting and KPI analyses

• Financial Statements Package preparation, including IFRS compliant.

Demag Cranes & Components Lda (From Aug/04 to Sept/04)
Germany Heavy equipment Industry with revenues around € 227MM and 5.000 employees.

Position: Head of Accounting

Main Responsabilities:

• Implementation of SAP- FI/CO/SD

• Implementation of internal control system

• Operational testing / supervision

• Accounting and taxes signing off

• Salary slip

• Liaison for external auditors


• English – Fluent (Written, listening and conversation).

• Spanish – Good (Written, listening and conversation).


• International English Language Testing System (IELTS) – British Council School/2012