Engaging Inventory Accountant proficient in generally accepted accounting principles as applicable to inventory assessment and management. Adapt at implementing existing accounting procedures, developing customised inventory practises, identifying ways to cut costs and increase efficiency and taking on new challenges with enthusiasm.
Â• Extensive experience with inventory policies and procedures Â• Proficient in Oracle, MS Word, Excess and Access Â• Solid knowledge of standard inventory procedures Â• Ability to meet strict deadlines whilst maintaining accuracy Â• Strong communication, interpersonal and organisational skills Â• Good problem solving skills Â• Detail-orientated
September 2003 to July 2005 London Department Store Â— London, England Inventory Accountant Â• Implemented more efficient physical inventory procedures. Â• Ensured accuracy of inventory reports. Â• Assisted with internal audits. Â• Prepared accurate assessments of labour and material costs. Â• Tracked daily, weekly and monthly inventory. Â• Reviewed operation costs and tracked revenue. Â• Documented surplus inventory on a monthly basis. August 2005 to October 2007 London Public Library Â— London, England Inventory Accountant Â• Implemented cost-effective systems of control. Â• Prepared monthly and quarterly forecasts and statements. Â• Ensured accuracy of monthly and quarterly inventory reports. Â• Recommended and implemented the use of cost-effective inventory software. January 2008 to March 2014 Cogs and Wheels Manufacturing Â— London, England Inventory Accountant Â• Monitored inventory of parts and supplies. Â• Prepared annual operating plan strategies. Â• Prepared reports on expenditures, staffing and salaries. Â• analysed and tracked inventory surpluses and deficits. Â• Discussed production costs and inventory procedures with upper management.
2003 University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, UK Bachelor of Science, Finance and Economics