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Alexandra Casas

Tamarac,FL

Summary

Detail-oriented Accounting Assistant offers 10 years of experience in accounting roles. Skilled in account reconciliation, and report drafting. Industrious and meticulous with strong history of integrity and reliability.

Overview

11
11
years of professional experience

Work History

Accounting Coordinator

Grupo Decor
2020.08 - 2021.07
  • Supported the month-end closing process, efficiently processing journal entries and posting accruals.
  • Maintained accurate documentation regarding accounts payables and accounts receivables in accordance with company policies.
  • Assisted with year-end audit preparation, gathering supporting documents and responding to auditor inquiries.
  • Collaborated with internal departments to resolve discrepancies, fostering strong cross-functional relationships.
  • Developed customized financial reports for management review, facilitating informed business decisions.

Accountant

Agrobetania SAS
2015.11 - 2020.07
  • Handled day-to-day accounting processes to drive financial accuracy.
  • Reconciled accounts and reviewed expense data, net worth, and assets.
  • Documented cash, credit, fixed assets, accrued expenses, and line of credit transactions.
  • Gathered financial information, prepared documents, and closed books.
  • Reduced time spent on month-end closing activities by automating data imports and exports between accounting systems.
  • Supported internal control initiatives by identifying areas for improvement within existing general ledger processes and recommending corrective actions.

Financial Reporting Specialist

Coca Cola FEMSA
2014.07 - 2015.02
  • Maintained a strong understanding of industry best practices and emerging trends in financial reporting to ensure continued relevance of company processes.
  • Collaborated with cross-functional teams to gather necessary data for financial reporting purposes.
  • Participated in external audits, ensuring smooth communication between auditors and company personnel.
  • Implemented process improvements that streamlined month-end close procedures, resulting in reduced timeframes for report generation.

Financial Coordinator

Colombian Olympic Committee
2012.09 - 2014.05
  • Reduced operating costs through meticulous budget management and cost analysis.
  • Managed a team of finance professionals, providing guidance, support, and ongoing training to ensure continued growth and development.
  • Improved financial reporting accuracy by streamlining processes and implementing efficient financial controls.
  • Collaborated closely with department heads to establish accurate budgets and monitor performance against targets.
  • Planned budgets, authorized expenditures, monitored accounting processes, and coordinated financial reporting to oversee all fiscal procedures.

Accountant

Lions Clubs International
2010.09 - 2013.06
  • Reconciled accounts and reviewed expense data, net worth, and assets.
  • Documented cash, credit, fixed assets, accrued expenses, and line of credit transactions.
  • Completed daily cash functions like account tracking, payroll and wage allocations, budgeting, donating, and cash, and banking reconciliations.
  • Assisted in reducing outstanding accounts receivable balances by diligently following up on overdue invoices.

Education

Bachelor of Science - Accounting And Finance

ICESI University
Cali, Colombia
12.2009

Skills

  • Journal Entries
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Purchase Orders
  • Invoice Processing

Languages

Spanish
Native or Bilingual

Timeline

Accounting Coordinator

Grupo Decor
2020.08 - 2021.07

Accountant

Agrobetania SAS
2015.11 - 2020.07

Financial Reporting Specialist

Coca Cola FEMSA
2014.07 - 2015.02

Financial Coordinator

Colombian Olympic Committee
2012.09 - 2014.05

Accountant

Lions Clubs International
2010.09 - 2013.06

Bachelor of Science - Accounting And Finance

ICESI University
Alexandra Casas