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Anthony Johnson | Elance
Last Sign-in: Mar 26, 2013

Anthony Johnson

Qualified UK Accountant - 40 years+ Intl PQE
   Cayman Islands
  |   George Town, Grand Cayman


Minimum Hourly Rate $38

Recently retired UK accountant with over 40 years international PQE in the UK, UAE, Bahamas and Cayman Islands within the offshore banking, legal/corporate services, land development and construction, tourism, retail and telecommunications sectors. Seeking part-time or contract work.

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Skills (4)

Book-keeping and Accountancy
Quickbooks Pro

Service Description

A prompt, courteous and professional approach is guaranteed at all times.

I have worked in a cross-section of sectors within the financial accounting and management fields many with an strong IT requirement.

England - six years in light industry.
Bahamas - six years in offshore banking, four years in land development/ construction, three years in retail and three years in management and marketing consultancy.
United Arab Emirates - three years in telecommunications
Cayman Islands - eight years in legal/corporate services, four years in offshore banking and one year in tourism

During my time in offshore banking in the Bahamas I was on the national committee for the introduction of the S.W.I.F.T international payments system, wrote user manuals for Banking, Securities, Mutual Funds, Trust and Client Accounting personnel and conducted IT Training for staff in the Caribbean and Europe. I also operated my own Marketing and Management Consultancy company in the Bahamas for three years, participating in Hotel and Hospitality Expos and being an authorised distributor for the 1992 Quincentennial Celebrations.

In the UAE I was progressively Credit Accountant, Management Accountant and Branch Accountant and in the latter position was responsible for the preparation of ten-year multi-million dollar forecasts.

In the Cayman Islands I supervised three IT conversions in the early 1980's and most recently until retirement worked within the legal/corporate services...

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Walkers Global Holdings Limited
Corporate Accountant/V. P Liquidation Services
2003 - 2011
Global Legal and Corporate Services company to offshore clients.
Anguilla Beach Development Company
Financial Controller
1997 - 2001
Multi-million touristic development in Cat Island in the Bahamas
Bahamas Trade & Development Company Limited
Managing Director/Consultant
1990 - 1993
Own company offering management and marketing consultancy services including overseas product development..
Coutts & Co
Financial Acct/Mgr Systems/Systems Coordinator
1980 - 1988
Formerly Roywest Trust Corporation - offshore bank and trust company.
International Aeradio Limited
Credit/Management & Branch Accountant
1975 - 1978
Part of British Airways Group. On secondment to the Emirates Telecommunications Corporation in the United Arab Emirates. Sequentially Credit Accountant in Abu Dhabi, Management Accountant in...
Mademoiselle Limited
Chief Accountant and Company Secretary
1970 - 1973
Retail chain with fourteen stores


Slough College
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
1964 - 1969
Chiswick Polytechnic
General Certificate of Education Advanced
1962 - 1964
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Financial Accounting. Employee User Manuals. Corporate Closures. Quickbooks. Administration
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