Finance Resume (New Grad)

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2000 Myoctopus Street, Central, CA 82982
[email protected], 916.799.2449



University of California – Santa Barbara: June 2007
Bachelor of Arts, Business/ Economics – Accounting emphasis
Double Minor: Sports Management, Athletic Coaching
Accounting: GPA: 3.4/4.0


Finance Intern, UCSB Finance Department, June '05 – August '06

  • Worked Closely with the management of six departments to help project more than $2MM in annual budgets.
  • Rectified more than $75,000 in accounting mistakes by reconciling dozens of monthly bank statements.
  • Presented investment reports, meeting  minutes, and several financial sections of Finance Board book presented to university Board of Directors.
  • Helped prepare year-end audit materials and closing procedures for alumni programming.
  • Work full-time in summers and 15-20 hours/week during school year while maintaining full course load.

Bookkeeper/ Office Manager, Flynn Embroidery, Santa Barbara, CA, February '05 – February '06

  • Reduce invoicing errors 15% by helping execute migration to Microsoft Access invoicing system.
  • Overhauled and implemented new automated monthly sales tax payment system.
  • Introduced company's first-ever computerized system to back-up all accounting files.
  • Managed $80,000 in monthly accounts receivables and payables across hundreds of vendors and customers.
  • Processed all year-end closing procedures to balance out 2005.
  • Executed payroll, tax, reconciliation, and account processing.
  • Worked 10 hours/week while marinating full course load and other internship.

Vice-President Membership, Gamma Phi Beta Sonority, February '06 – Present

  • Exceeded previous spring's recruitment totals by successfully filling house quota.
  • Revamped week-long recruitment process for more than 400 women, by reorganizing internal structure.
  • Oversee a staff of 20 membership team personnel.
  • Introduced new initiate workshop, helping 37 members improve recruiting skills.

Teller, Goleta National Bank, Santa Barbara, CA, August '03 – February '05

  • Administered key $500,000 – $1,000,000 sensitive accounts with ITI data system.
  • Balanced more than $10,000/day in cash drawers, money orders, cashier checks and vault.
  • Caught consumer "kiting" funds between two accounts.


Accounting Association, Member, 2005 – Present
VIDA, IRS Volunteer, prepared taxes for low income families, 2004
American Cancer Society Relay for Life, Volunteer 2006
UCSB Panhellenic Council, Programming Coordinator/ Risk Management, 2004 – 2006
Interests include: volleyball, snowboarding, and comedy shows.