General Ledger Accountant

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Personal information   
First name(s) / Surname(s)  Tobias Brandt
Address(es)  Markgrafenstra 99
Telephone(s)  Home: +49 (0)55-203984-55
Nationality  German
Work experience   
Dates  July 2005 - present
Occupation or position held  General Ledger Supervisor
Main activities and responsibilities  Currently serving in the primary internal controller position related to LRMC's automated general ledger system. Responsible for supervising the day-to-day operations of accounting staff by monitoring workloads and prioritizing them in order to maximize productivity and ensure that duties are allocated equitably. Responsible for managing the daily, monthly, and yearly general ledger closing and departmental reporting cycle.
Name and address of employer  Einer Klampf Accounting Adenauerstr. 20 A4 52146 Wrselen, Germany
Type of business or sector  Accounting / Bookkeeping
Dates  September 1993 - June 2005
Occupation or position held  Accountant Supervisor Trainee
Main activities and responsibilities  Served in the primary internal control position related to automated general ledger system. Also served as chief liaison between accounting, accounts payable, and financial planning to resolve any day-to-day issues as well as analyzing financial accounts.
Name and address of employer  Werner Bookkeeping Consultants Rosenheimer Strasse 145g 81671 Munich, Germany
Type of business or sector  Accounting / Bookkeeping
Education and training   
Dates  September 1991 - June 1993
Title of qualification awarded  Master's Degree Accounting Principles
Principal subjects / occupational skills covered  Principle studies included: General ledger, corporate tax, FNBC FIN FD Accounting. Performed one year internship with Ernst and Young Accounting Firm for course credit.
Name and type of organisation providing education and training  Rheinstadt College of Accounting and Finance
Dates  September 1987 - June 1991
Title of qualification awarded  Bachelor of Arts Accounting Management
Principal subjects / occupational skills covered  Principle studies included: Accounting principles, cost accounting, fund accounting, management accounting. Banking and finance, consumer loan studies, and economic development of third world countries. Secondary studies included anthropology, psychology, social psychology, and sociology.
Name and type of organisation providing education and training  Rheinstadt University
Personal skills and competences   
Mother tongue(s)  German
Other language(s)   
Self-assessment  UnderstandingSpeakingWriting 
European level  ListeningReadingSpoken interactionSpoken production  
Polish  A2Basic UserA2Basic UserA2Basic UserA2Basic UserA2Basic User 
French  C1Proficient UserC1Proficient UserC1Proficient UserC1Proficient UserC1Proficient User 
Social skills and competences  Excellent skills in communication and conflict resolution. Ability to demonstrate tact, timeliness, coaching, accountability, commitment, and leadership to achieve my goals. I also possess a strong ability to influence my fellow employees.
Organisational skills and competences  Able to demonstrate continuous improvement so that optimum goals and outcomes are achieved quickly and efficiently. Able to quickly identify opportunities for, and contribute to the improvement of quality, safety and cost, as well as patient, customer, and employee satisfaction.
Technical skills and competences  Responsible for managing the daily, monthly, and yearly general ledger closing and departmental reporting cycle, informing the Department Accounting Manager of any operational or accounting issues which develop. Responsible for assisting in solution development and controlling the department reporting process. Responsible for issue resolution with regard to accounting systems entries. Thorough working knowledge of all equipment, systems, and technology necessary to complete duties and responsibilities.
Computer skills and competences  Advanced proficiency in Excel spreadsheet and Word. Advanced experience with automated general ledger system. Also possess advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Works Suite 2007. Certified in LRMC application until 2010.
Other skills and competences  I always strive to demonstrate a commitment to excellence in all my endeavors so that the highest standards of performance, safety, and best possible client experiences are achieved. Additionally, I always maintain the highest level of client confidentiality and privacy. Organizes job function and work assignments to be able to effectively complete assignments within established time frames.
Driving licence(s)  Groups B and BE
Additional information  References available upon request.