Finance Controller Resume Sample

Finance controller is also known as chief accounting officers and their primary duty remains to handle day to day accounting transactions, integrating various financial operations, preparing financial reports, handling tax, forecasting, and budgeting. An experienced finance controller should undertake all aspects of financial management. Their job responsibilities include managing all sorts of accounting operations, preparing the budget and financial forecasts, preparing and publishing monthly financial statements, searching technical accounting issues for compliances, streamline accounting operations, developing plans for financial growth, evaluating and managing risk. The financial controller needs to have a master’s degree in accounting and proven work experience in finance management. They should have excellent communication skills, leadership qualities, and interpersonal skills. They should manage and comply with local, state and federal government to perform tax filings. It is an added advantage to have experience creating financial statements, knowledge of using accounting software, performing general ledger functions and support month-end close process.

Finance Controller Resume

Name: Elisa Ross

Address: 179 Saige Run, Houston, TX
Phone: 555 – 330-7446
Email: [email protected]
Current Job:  Finance Controller, Daube Solutions, Houston, TX


Highly accomplished financial controller with more than 5 years of experience building team and handling the organization’s all types of financial transactions.  Adept leader of a large team with exceptional qualities of communication, multi-tasking, and motivational skill. Strong in meeting deadlines and possesses excellent problem solving and leadership skills. Believes in integrity, efficiency and exceptional customer service.


  • Strong analytical ability and great numerical skill with a strong focus on accuracy
  • Magnificent team player with good communication skills and maintain a great relationship with colleagues
  • Knowledgeable handling account payable, receivable and general ledger of a growing company
  • Strong ability to understand market development on business results
  • Proficient in MS Office and can learn programs quickly

Work Experience

Finance Controller, Daube Solutions, Houston, TX ( 2016 – present )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Effectively worked with the finance manager and CFO and generated strategic business plans
  • Prepared audit schedules and year-end audits
  • Helped in improving company ROI analysis and financial process
  • Developed financial models for structuring employees financial incentives
  • Ensured time transaction in accounts receivable and payable

Finance Controller, Heath Communications, Houston, TX(2014 – 2016 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Processed payroll and performed bank reconciliations monthly
  • Launched an innovative and new sale segment with negligible customer attrition
  • Restructured company sales methodology improving linkage to business outcomes
  • Calculated budget variances and provided financial analysis for capital investment and pricing

Finance Controller, Graceland Industries, Houston, TX (2012 – 2014 )
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provided full support to functional line management to improve performance and to manage risk
  • Worked with commercial and operational managers to develop and improve business and product performance reporting
  • Developed financial, management and operational reporting platform with GII reporting and performance management standard
  • Motivated, communicated and developed performance management staff to ensure they perform effectively


Bachelor Degree in Finance – Illinois State University

High School: Memorial High School, Houston, TX


David Seton, Finance Controller, Heath Communications, Houston, TX

Personal Information:

  • Civil Status: Married
  • Date of Birth: 29/2/1993
  • Hobbies: Playing baseball and hockey

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