123 Elm Street
J ESSE KENDALL
Hammond, IN 46320
◘ GENERAL LEDGER ACCOUNTANT ◘
Quick-learning, computer literate MBA with ten years of experience providing detail-oriented and accurate
accounting that produced cost savings. Skilled in clearly communicating financial information and
solutions to co-workers and the general public. Possess track record of devising systems/programs to
increase organization and clarity of information. Proficient in using MS products.
Core competencies include:
◘ Ten Key by Touch ◘ Bank/Travel Voucher Reconciliation
◘ General Ledger Accounting ◘ Revenue/Expenditure Analyzing
◘ A/P Problem Resolution ◘ Audit Preparation
◘ Year-End Reporting ◘ Project Management
◘ Collections ◘ Payroll Processing
20XX-20XX ◘ GENERAL LEDGER ACCOUNTANT ◘ ABC CPA ◘ Hammond, IN
Performed more than 20 bank reconciliations monthly on all balance sheet accounts and produced travel voucher
reconciliations for this CPA firm, which specializes in tribal governments and casinos. Prepared comprehensive journal
entries, indirect cost billings, federal forms for grants, and reports to be distributed bi-monthly to various programs funded
by grants. Applied detail-oriented work ethic to analyzing revenues and comparing them to expenditures.
◘ Facilitated the receipt of governmental drawdowns by diligently preparing and gathering all necessary reports and
source documents for the tribe.
◘ Streamlined gaming revenue distributions among various tribal departments by creating a spreadsheet. The
document became part of a monthly system to check the departments’ revenues against the budget.
20XX-20XX ◘ GENERAL LEDGER ACCOUNTANT ◘ BCD INSURANCE ◘ Hammond, IN
Ensured accuracy in maintaining and creating financial records, and provided clear communication in informational,
auditing, and operational reports for this regional company, which offers life, auto, and property insurance. Reconciled
accounts, records, reports, and journals. Conveyed pertinent information to co-workers and the general public in a
professional manner. Produced comprehensive reports and productivity-enhancing schedules. Interpreted and
implemented complex laws, codes, regulations and ordinances for unclaimed property accounts and payroll for OFU.
Managed accounting records for special accounts and projects.
◘ Produced cost savings by suggesting check copies be scanned and stored on CDs, helping the company avoid
extra expenses of research fees and claimant repayments.
◘ Increased efficiency, clarity, and accuracy by collaborating with IS to create programs to track checks created by
the Claims Department.
EDUCATION & TECHNICAL
Master in Business Administration, Accounting, XYZ University, Hammond, IN ◘ 20xx
Bachelor of Science, Accounting, XYZ University, Hammond, IN ◘ 20xx
MS Word, PowerPoint, and Access; Lotus 1-2-3; WordPerfect, Navision; QuickBooks; Peachtree