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Senior Accountant Resume Template

Lara Martin

353, Marx Avenue

Luxemburg, UK

Phone 123-456-7890


Career Objective: To build a career by excelling in this profession and become the Finance Director of the company.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Expert knowledge of accounts, finance and audit;
  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Team Leader with 6 people reporting to me.

Career Experience/Job History

1999-2000 – Elcot Industries Pvt. Ltd., Luxemburg

  • As Apprentice to have been trained in accounts, finance and audit
  • Accounts Supervisor on completion of apprentice;
  • Team Leader and In-charge of Bills Receivables and Payables.

2000-2004 – Arrow Metalspin Ltd., Luxemburg

  • Accountant responsible for maintaining all aspects of accounts up to profit and loss accounts;
  • Liaising with the branches and obtaining various financial information for incorporation in the final accounts.
  • Liaising with banks and statutory auditors;
  • Assisting Finance Manager and Chief Accountant in miscellaneous activities pertaining to finalizing the accounts for statutory audit and meetings.


1996-1999 – Lexington University

  • Degree in Accountancy and Auditing with 76% marks in aggregate;

1999-2001 – Luxemburg University

  • MBA Finance scoring 87% in aggregate;

2008-2010 – American Institute of Professional Accountants

  • Pursuing CPA.

Reference can be produced during interview