Finance Manager/Financial Analyst with 15+ years of experience driving continuous business process improvements and supporting business growth at companies ranging from Fortune 100 to start-ups. Expertise in financial planning, analysis, and reporting; advanced financial controls; forecasting and budgeting; root cause analysis; and investigative accounting.
Most recently completed intensive, 16-week returnship program at Amazon, where she successfully served as a Senior Financial Analyst supporting a re-commerce wholesale liquidation. Developed a financial model and conducted bid evaluations and scenario analysis. Provided controllership around vendor security deposit mechanism and ledger accuracy.
While on career break, completed consulting engagement for a start-up, where she examined the accounts payable process and made recommendations for improvements and controls and evaluated options for an integrated technology. Also served as Treasurer and Board Member of local chapter of an international moms organization.
From 2006-2016, held three different Controller-level roles at Exxon Mobil Corporation in Fairfax, VA and Budapest, Hungary. Recognized financial subject matter expert for a $150M global group, providing stewardship and improving the accuracy of ExxonMobil ledger reporting. Avoided $18M tax penalty by identifying root cause of errors, driving change management initiatives, and enhancing new project rollout in adherence to tax rules.
From 2008-2010, served as business and IT liaison for $11M global data warehouse project at Exxon Mobil. Trained 50+ global staff and analysts, introducing new business process roll-out. Other accomplishments include migrating a financial reporting division from Germany to Hungary; preparing financial statements per US GAAP and driving timely month-end close activities; completing complex balance sheet account reconciliation; and supporting internal audit activities.
Prior experience analyzing and processing complex, high-volume customer and property tax payments for two other global corporations.
Fluent in English, Hungarian, and German. Proficient in SQL, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), SAP financial systems, ExxonMobil Consolidated Financial System, Quickbooks, GE Property Tax Management System, PeopleSoft, XLRe Destiny Claims, First Windows, Audit Command Language.
MBA from George Washington University and two Bachelor’s degrees in Marketing/Economics and Education.