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Alan W. | Elance
 
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Alan W.

Experienced Finance Professional
   United States
  |  5:01 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $137

A seasoned finance professional well versed in developing business plans, financial modeling, planning and analysis, and strategic finance.

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Skills (10)

Tested
Business Planning
Business Analysis
Financial Forecasting
Financial Analysis
Financial Reporting
Corporate Strategy
Analytics
Project Management
Management Skills
Financial Statements

Service Description

Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) infrastruture, financial modeling, strategic plans, annual operating plans, long range strategic plans, business plans (business plan reviews, business plan consulting), value creation planning, executive presentations, marketing research, marketing surveys, focus groups, key performance indicators (KPIs, balanced scorecards, metrics), industry analysis, financial analysis, capital structure analysis, general ledger infrastructure and audit, Excel, Powerpoint

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Employment

ADW CONSULTING—Various clients
Senior Strategic Finance Consultant
2012 - Present
Designed database housing information for a $575 million R&D portfolio for a $5.5 billion public company. Created executive presentations to assess strategic project prioritization within a $575...
Openwave
Senior Finance Director
2013 - 2014
Built a bottom-up comprehensive multi-year financial model that encompassed order to cash to spearhead efforts to manage cash burn, target a $90 million expense budget for 15% reduction, and...
IronKey
Director of Financial Planning and Analysis
2009 - 2012
Built detailed long-range financial forecasting tool to provide financial statement guidance for board and executive decisions. Partnered with executives and budget owners to lead company-wide...
Taproot Foundation
Account Director
2009 - 2009
Represented a foundation, comprised of 7,000 business professionals, with leadership responsibilities by setting the organizational tone and culture to consulting teams and to clients. Partnered...
Six Apart
Director of Financial Planning and Analysis
2006 - 2008
Built FP&A infrastructure. Executed the company-wide budgeting and planning process supporting 4 product groups, 11 executives, and across 3 geographies. Designed and implemented the...
eBay
Operations Finance Manager
2004 - 2006
Managed the budget for a technology group with a $36 million operating budget, $16 million capital budget, and 140 headcount. Supported month-end close process by performing accruals, analyzing...
Intel
Corporate Capital Manager/Senior Financial Analyst
2001 - 2004
Created a new long-term forecasting process at the corporate level to develop controls for aligning financials across a $33 billion company. Performed fair value valuations of Intel for internal...
Pillsbury
Senior Financial Analyst
1998 - 2000
Managed capital approval process for business proposals between $2.5 and $100+ million. Performed due diligence on strategic business development proposals for executive management. Guided...
Northwest Airlines
Senior Marketing Analyst
1995 - 1998
Co-led the design and launch of an airline product worth $18 million. Formulated pricing strategy with 6 different departments to secure a federal government contract worth $16 million. Revamped...

Education

Indiana University
BA Economics
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Penn State University
MBA
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Keywords

Finance
strategy
planning
grow
model
business plans
analysis
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