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Wayne S. | Elance
 
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Wayne S.

Excel Modeling/Automation and Data Analysis Expert
   United States
  |   Knoxville, TN
  |  8:16 pm Local Time

Overview

Financial Modeling/Analysis/Reporting and Data Analysis Expert. Excel, VBA, SAP, Oracle, Hyperion, and Access Skills. Broad financial/data analysis experience within multiple Fortune 500 companies/industries.

I'm passionate about what I do, and my strengths include solving complex financial problems, organizing/analyzing massive amounts of data, serving as a business partner, and communicating the financial output/results effectively to decision makers. My strong analytical background allows me to complete a variety of tasks and relay...

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Microsoft Excel 2007 Test
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Service Description

I have over 5 years of business experiences in both traditional financial analysis and accounting roles. I began my career as a corporate financial analyst performing a variety of activities: financial reporting, forecasting, budgeting, data organization/manipulation, cost savings initiatives, and ad-hoc analysis.

My experiences with multiple Fortune 500 companies across different industries has helped to mold my skill set while developing vital business knowledge. Working for these companies has allowed me to observe a variety of business processes/models to help determine what is truly "best in class" for incorporation into my product. In the consultancy world, it's important to be skilled in quickly getting to the heart of the problem while being flexible enough to meet all of the client's needs.

I have earned a MBA in Finance, and I received the "Outstanding Graduate Student Award" for Finance at my university.

My expertise lies in many different areas of corporate finance: business planning, providing development & maintenance of modeling tools, building information databases, financial reporting, peforming analysis on a variety of financial metrics, organizing massive amounts of data, providing guidance around the structure/set-up of complex financial models, as well as budgeting and forecasting.

My combination of financial analysis experience and technical skils will allow me to quickly understand and analyze your data and then communicate the output to...

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Employment

Alcoa Inc.
Senior Financial Analyst
2010 - Present
Kimberly Clark Corporation
Mill Financial Analyst I/II
2008 - 2010
Santek Environmental Inc.
Mgr of Financial Analysis, Planning, & Reporting
2007 - 2008

Education

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Masters of Business Administration: Finance
2005 - 2007
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Bachelor of Science: Finance
2001 - 2005
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Excel
Financial Analysis
Financial Modeling
Budgeting
Forecasting
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