Melissa Emerson - Sr. Financial Analyst Resume Simple
Finance professional with over 10 years of experience in financial analysis, budgeting, forecasting, and reporting. Proven ability to analyze and analyze data and develop insightful solutions.
  • compliance, payroll, internal controls, financial reporting, cost analysis, billing, sarbanes oxley, reporting, analysis
  • compliance, exchange, management, billing, sox compliance, foreign exchange, reporting, clients, purchase orders, sox, internal controls, advertising, budget, analysis
  • 2017-12-252017-12-25

    Sr. Financial Analyst

    Starbucks Inc

    • Analyzed and reported monthly cost variances and payroll cost trends to senior managers. Developed and implemented a new process to track and report on the financial performance of the business.
    • Perform financial analysis, reporting, and compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) requirements. Provide recommendations for improvement of accounting and internal controls.
    • Analyze financial statements, balance sheet, income statement, and other key performance indicators to measure the accuracy of the company's financial data and provide recommendations for improvement.
    • Responsible for monthly billing, financial reporting, and cost analysis for the division. Maintained and updated the general ledger.
    • Prepared and presented monthly financial results to senior management. Identified and communicated key drivers of variances to plan and forecast.
    • Prepared monthly and quarterly financial reports for senior management and Board of Directors. Provided key performance indicators for the business unit.
  • 2017-12-252017-12-25

    Financial Analyst

    J.D. Byrider

    • Reviewed and approved internal controls for compliance with corporate policies and procedures, and provided financial support to clients and sales team.
    • Provided financial analysis of pricing, billing, and inventory for the US and Canada divisions. Reviewed and approved all transactions for accuracy and completeness.
    • Managed the monthly close process, including the preparation of journal entries, accruals, and pricing, reporting and SOX audits.
    • Assisted in the development of a new pricing model for the company's largest distribution company. The first year of the company was sold to the parent.
    • Managed the distribution of all financial data to the corporate headquarters in the US, Canada, and Mexico. The responsibility included the preparation of the annual budget and quarterly forecast.
    • Assisted in the development of the new product pricing system for the electrical division. This included the creation of a new template for the monthly financial statements.