Staff Accountant seeking remote work.

I am confident that I would be a strong fit for a Staff Accountant position. With my extensive experience as a dedicated leader, I possess a proven track record of initiative, dependability, and a strong work ethic. As a natural leader, I have excelled in past leadership positions and I take pride in my ability to build consensus with cross-functional teams and maintain open lines of communication. My expertise in accounting management, reconciliation financial reporting, and analysis has been demonstrated throughout my career, and I am eager to bring these skills and more to any role.s
Serial No: 159798
Skills keywords: general accounting, staff accountant
List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:

General Ledger Accounting and Reconciliations
Financial Reporting and Analysis
Nonprofit Accounting
Regulatory Compliance and Reporting
Budget Control
QuickBooks, Sage, Pastel, Oracle
MS Office Suite, G Suite
Bachelor of Science cum laude - Financial Management

Interests & Hobbies:

Safari trips
Swimming - certified Swimming South Africa timekeeper and judge

Previous Employment Details:

Treasurer | Club Administrator Volunteer (Remote) - Dragons Swimming Club, NPC; Jun 2018 to Nov 2022
Managed financial and administrative operations for over 100 members, oversaw due diligence tasks, and utilized QuickBooks to maintain club finances. My implementation of monthly statements and budget processes reduced outstanding debt by 65% and overspending. Additionally I developed governmental framework and policies for not-for-profit company and streamlined online communication and document submissions.
Senior Bookkeeper - Penreach, NGO; Feb 2016 to Aug 2016
For educational NGO, provided accounting support by managing key financial activities using Pastel, including accounts payable and receivable, and expense processing. Led corporate communication and reporting for project managers and donors, and administered over 10 grant by preparing applications, tracking expenses, and defining budget restrictions. Additionally, reconciled accounts, updated information in Pastel, and reduced financial discrepancies.
Financial Manager (Hybrid) - SIM ROSA; Oct 2002 to Dec 2005
Oversaw all financial activities, formulated documents, and led accounting processes for international missions organization. Identified potential technical tax issues and defined tax effect for international staff members. Additionally, prepared external audit documentation and financial reports for NPO and PBO operations.

Current location:  Gauteng, South Africa - View on map
Nationality: American
Preferred Sector of Employment:  accounting and finance, Admin and Clerical
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: africa, South Africa, United States