Definitive leader with 25 years’ experience identifying and capitalizing on opportunities to grow revenue and improve profitability and performance. No project or job too small or beneath me. I will find a way to improve and create efficiencies in your processes. Expertise includes developing innovative strategies and key initiatives to drive continuous improvement objectives that impact Real P&L results. Relationship Builder—keen ability to attract and retain key associates, partners, vendors, and clients. Management strengths include: • Profit and Loss Management • Financial & Contract Negotiations • Continuous Improvement Processes • Quality Program Development • New Product Development • Team Leadership & Training • New Business Development • Customer Service & Retention • Operations Management • Distribution/Logistics/Inventory Expertise • Partner & Supplier Relationships • System Rollouts / Project Management
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Profit Professional with Master Degree of Science in Accountancy, experienced in Bookkeeping, Cash Management, Profit First Implementation, QuickBooks, and working in environments demanding strong analytical skills and attentiveness to details. If you are looking for more than just an average bookkeeper but looking for someone who can increase profits, then I'm your candidate. I improve client's profitability and help maintain a positive cash flow year around.
As a Certified Management Accountant I advise companies on strategic initiatives, corporate finance, operations management, internal controls, financial and management accounting. I am employed directly by companies in the capacity of CFO, CONTROLLER, or BUSINESS CONSULTANT working with leadership teams to assist them in making exceptional choices regarding the success of their organization. I have comprehensive knowledge in planning, budgeting, forecasting, performance management, cost management, financial analysis, decision analysis, risk management, investment decisions, and controls.
Bio I am a 27-year accounting veteran with specialties in tax, accounting systems, and project / federal contracting. Previously I was a controller/CFO for Fortune 500 and Washington Technology 100 companies. I am a U.S.-based CPA with licenses in Maryland & Washington DC, with reciprocity in Virginia. I am a principal at the public accounting firm of Nathaniel Jacobson LLC CPAs headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland and am a Quickbooks ProAdvisor and a Xero Certified Advisor. Services I pair innovative cloud based accounting products with sensible business advice that yield proven advantages to clients in even the most demanding circumstances. The firm's bookkeeping, accounting, payroll, and tax software is built on the Xero and Quickbooks Online web platforms, which means it is available anytime and anywhere you need it--at an economical cost. Or I can work with your accounting software of choice; I have experience with Oracle, SAP, Microsoft Dynamics, Deltek GCS Premier, Deltek Costpoint, and a number of small business accounting solutions. I can also support payroll requirements; the firm specializes in ADP and Intuit payroll solutions. For tax clients I take a holistic approach to their financial situation, using the tax return as a guide. I examine the tax implications of financial decisions and events (big or small) and advise and help clients understand how their business and finance decisions affect their overall financial plan. I identify and address areas that require immediate attention based on prior year returns while also anticipating new strategies and tax planning opportunities. Project accounting or federal contracting clients benefit from my extensive knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards-compliant cost structures, Federal Acquisition Regulations, forward pricing proposals, disclosure statements, incurred cost detail, cost and pricing proposals and audits, General Services Administration schedules, and Small Business Administration 8(a) programs.
I am Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Whether you need accounting, tax, finance, bookkeeping, financial planning/forecasting services for one hour a month to a couple of hours a day, I can provide you with all the financial tools you need to profitably operate your business. I bring over 25 years of Corporate Accounting, Finance, Human Resources and Project Management. I have worked with startups, turnarounds, slow growth and fast growth companies both domestically and in the Americas. I have also worked within the For Profit and Not-for-Profit industries.
We help small business owners make more money and spend less time on their business through our bookkeeping services and also training in all versions of QuickBooks, Xero, AccountEdge. We also help construction contractors increase their profits and get paid faster through our job costing and billing services. We also provide full-service payroll including Davis-Bacon Certified Payrolls. We also provide technical assistance and support with Macintosh and Windows computers.
Over 25 years management experience in privately held, publicly traded and private equity owned businesses in the transportation, distribution and logistics industries. Deep experience in operations, financial analysis, business planning, and P&L management.
• Able to visualize and solve problems, and make accurate and informed decisions. • Able to motivate and lead people, to accomplish certain goals and objectives. • Highly innovative and enthusiastic • Proficient in both English and Filipino languages • Knowledge in Microsoft Office Programs and Internet Navigation • Average speed in typing • Highly accountable, flexible, credible and hardworking Accounting Expert.
EDUCATION Professional Qualification Course Year of passing Education Institution Marks in % CA Final Nov, 2012 ICAI 50% CA PCC Nov, 2010 ICAI 51% CA CPT June, 2008 ICAI 56% Academic Qualification B.Com Apr, 2011 H.R college.Mumbai University 79% HSC Mar, 2008 Maharashtra State Board 80% SSC Mar, 2006 R.R.V.M (CBSE BOARD) 68% Income Tax Finalization of accounts of corporate and non-corporate clients and conducting Tax Audit. Preparation of computation of income and filling of Return of corporate and non-corporate clients. Handling other Income-tax related work viz. Refund claim, Rectification & Penalty proceedings. Calculating estimated Advance Tax installments in respect of Companies and Individuals. Preparation of computation of total income and annual income tax return. Compilation of submission & appearing before income tax authorities for scrutiny assessment. Compilation of submission & appearing before income tax authorities in connection with CIT(A). Consultancy /Opinions on various tax issues raised by clients. Review of TDS calculation and preparing and filing of TDS Returns. Value Added Tax (VAT/Sales Tax) Computation of VAT & CST liability and filing of VAT and CST Returns. VAT Audit and preparation of VAT Audit Report. Statutory Audit and Companies Act Statutory Audit, Internal Audit and preparation of Report. Handling ROC work such as filling of Balance Sheet (23AC), Profit & Loss A/c (23ACA), Annual Return (20B) and Compliance Certificate (Form 66). Accounts, Finance & Others Finalization of Accounts of clients in compliance with statutory requirements and Accounting Standards. Bank Reconciliation Statement and Cash Flow Statement. Preparation of projected financials for arranging finance. Filling of Service Tax Return. INTEREST Playing Chess. To help others. Meditation.