John Chesla - Chief Financial Officer Resume Simple
I am a highly motivated, results-driven, and dedicated professional with over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry. I have a proven track record of success in the areas of accounting, finance, and operations.
Implemented a new cash management system to improve the accuracy of the budget and forecast. Created a monthly dashboard for the executive team to track the progress of the company.
Developed financial statements and metrics for the budget, forecasting, budgeting, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and inventory control, and ensured that all R&D and legal entities were properly accounted for.
Implemented a new accounting system to improve the accuracy of financial statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
Created a financial model that improved the accuracy of the company's financial data by analyzing the trend of the balance sheet, income statement, and other key performance indicators.
Oversaw the financial accounting functions including revenue recognition, accounts receivable, payables, balance sheet, and internal controls.
Led the annual audit process for the company, including the creation of a strategy for the operations of the company.
Lutheran Medical Center
Performed budget and cash flow management functions, including internal controls. Monitored and reported on variances. Analyzed and reported on variances.
Assisted the tax Director with the preparation of the annual reporting package for the Board of Directors and the Finance Committee.
Implemented new accounting policies and procedures to ensure compliance with company policies and GAAP. Reduced the number of audit findings by 25%.