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Michael C. | Elance
Last Sign-in: Jan 29, 2014

Michael C.

Financial Analyst With Forte' In Cost Accounting
   United States
  |   Vacaville, CA
  |  10:31 am Local Time


Minimum Hourly Rate $27

In today's complex business environment, skilled financial analysts are crucial to a business' success. Having successfully developed financial tools for small as well as large Fortune 500 firms that I have worked for such as Kraft General Foods, Sunkist, Monsanto, Coca Cola, FormFactor and L3 Communications - Wescam. My experience includes twenty-two years in financial management, with proven expertise in accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit & collections, payroll, budgeting, forecasting, financial statement preparation, cost...

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Skills (10)

Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Access Administration
Microsoft PowerPoint
Financial Forecasting
Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
Cost Analysis
Budgeting & Forecasting
Job Costing
Intuit QuickBooks


Signorello Estate
2013 - 2014
Winery Operation 8M dollar company Responsible for banking and collections for four wineries. Applied customer payments involving cash, electronic funds payments and checks in Quickbooks...
Johnson & Johnson
Senior Financial Analyst
2012 - 2013
Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Division of a 25B dollar company Responsible for monthly raw materials, work in progress and finished goods reconciliations. Completed monthly ALZA, and quarterly...
L3 Communications - Wescam
Cost Accountant
2011 - 2012
Assisted in annual physical inventory. Maintained inventory growth forecast report and supporting pivot schedules. Responsible for month end government inventory reclass entry. Responsible for...
Senior Cost Accountant
2010 - 2010
Designed Discoverer reports for scrap, estimated scrap, raw material, resource and overhead variances through a review of Oracle 11i technical manuals. Developed Microsoft Access database program...
Brooks Automation
Plant Controller
2006 - 2009
Managed one cost accountant and two customer service representatives. Compiled yearly plant departmental budget, capital budget, inventory plan, material cost down plan, labor, labor overhead and...
Senior Financial Analyst
2006 - 2006
Performed input and reporting for budgeted plant operations in Hyperion Pillar program. Assisted in design and completion of plant operations staffing program and budget summary program. Assisted...
USDA Forest Service
Financial Analyst
2005 - 2005
Completed working capital fund asset audits. Reviewed and ensured proper documentation for capital asset folders. Audited equipment rental rates, vehicle use rates and job orders. Designed net...
Hayes Medical
Senior Cost Accountant
2005 - 2005
Researched and reported work in progress project job order cost variances. Organized and managed plant wide physical inventory involving raw materials, work in progress, finished goods and...
Standard Register
Interim Controller
2004 - 2005
Supervised four billing clerks, an accounts payable clerk, a purchasing clerk and an accounting clerk. Managed month ending plant physical inventories and month end close. Documented and...
Club Fresh
Cost Accounting Manager
2004 - 2004
Created conceptual framework and template for time and motion studies. Designed and led program for documentation and standardization of plant production processes. Supervised plant production...
All Weather Architectural Aluminum
Accounting Manager
2002 - 2004
Supervised an office manager and an accounting assistant. Managed company cash and banking. Completed general ledger close, prepared financial statements and ratio analysis for two companies....
NRE World Bento
Interim Controller
2001 - 2002
Supervised one financial accountant. Completed 2002 calendar year month-end close and 2001 year-end close. Designed comprehensive financial budget model and created product standard costs....
Coca Cola Enterprises
Cost Accounting Manager
2001 - 2001
Supervised one cost accountant. Managed cost accounting duties for two production facilities and sixteen distribution centers. Established and maintained product standard costs and freight rates...
Monsanto Company
Plant Administration Supervisor
2000 - 2001
Supervised accounting staff of one procurement and shipping clerk, accounts payable clerk and an administrative clerk. Reviewed capital appropriations requests, reconciled construction in progress...
International Home Foods
Accounting Manager
1998 - 1999
Managed accounting staff consisting of two senior financial accountants, a senior cost accountant, a cost accounting clerk and an accounts payable clerk. Maintained plant product cost formulas and...
Sunkist Growers
Plant Accountant
1993 - 1998
Reviewed fixed asset reports and analyzed the accounting of transactions involving capital work order charges, identification, movement and disposal of assets within departments. Assisted in...
Harris Ranch Beef Company
Cost Accountant
1992 - 1993
Responsible for the preparation and analysis of weekly estimated income statement. Analyzed departmental raw material & finished goods inventory variances. Analyzed departmental sales,...
Kraft General Foods
Cost Accountant / Cost Analyst
1990 - 1992
Responsible for daily production, sales and finished goods variances. Responsible for bill of materials standards and formulation standards. Analyzed and reported on raw material & packaging...


Fresno State University
Bachelors Degree - Accounting
1987 - 1989
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Financial Statements
Cost Analyses
Business Case Analyses
Business Models
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