Melinda Walls - Executive Director Resume Simple
Accomplished finance professional with over 20 years of experience in financial services, banking, and investment management. Proven track record of delivering top performance and operational relationships.
  • technology, management, cash management, business continuity, strategy, reporting, cash, payment processing, planning, management reporting, increase, it, budget
  • budgeting, management, project management, construction, legal, cost reduction, reporting, brokerage, outsourcing, management reporting, finance, real estate, operations, budget
  • 2017-12-252017-12-25

    Executive Director


    • Developed and implemented a new financial and operational reporting system. Designed and implemented a new IT infrastructure to increase efficiency and accuracy.
    • Managed the Finance team to design and implement a new ERP system for the company. Developed and implemented a robust financial planning and reporting system.
    • Led the design of a new ERP system for cash management, treasury, and IT. Improved the monitoring of the company's revenue and expense by implementing a budget and forecast process.
    • Partnered with the executive team to develop a new global revenue recognition strategy for the US government and led the implementation of a new global sales forecasting tool.
    • Managed the integration of a new global Finance system (SAP), which included the design of a new chart of accounts, and the creation of a shared services center.
    • Implemented technology and software upgrades to improve efficiency and continuity. Trained users on system functionality and enhancements. Worked with programmers to resolve issues.
  • 2017-12-252017-12-25

    Executive Director

    Karnatak University

    • Led the development of a new business plan for a real estate company. Responsible for all aspects of the business including cost management, capital expenditure justification, and project profitability.
    • Led Finance team to develop a new business plan for the company. Created and implemented a new budgeting process for the entire company.
    • Developed financial management and cost control systems for all business units. Managed the budget process for the entire company.
    • Managed all aspects of Finance, operations, and construction accounting for a multi-million dollar business unit. Worked closely with the IT team to develop a new reporting tool to track and report on the company.
    • Developed and implemented a new pricing strategy for the company. Negotiated with the management team to develop a cost-effective model for the company's valuation.
    • Negotiated a contract with a major supplier that resulted in a reduction of cost of outsourcing by 20% and reduced costs by over 30%.