Financial Analyst, Director of Finance – Sample Resume CV

Below is an actual resume of a Finance Director $102,000 annual salary.

We have made some minor changes i.e. dates and names, to her resume for privacy concerns.

Shannon Melbourne

558 W. 9th St. #167
El Segundo, CA 90021



Director of Finance

Personal Statement

Detail-focused and highly succesful Fortune 500 Financial Analyst and Director of Finance. My professional growth has bounded from financial analyst, to senior financial analyst, to a director of finance through strong leadership skills, my ability to interface between cross-functional teams and senior managment, and my constant pursuit of knowledge. I have 6 years of experience in forecasting, budgeting, risk management, long range planning , and ad hoc analysis of expense, income, capital, and cash flows. I’m a graduate of the BofA Leadership program and I have a B.S. in Business Administration with a minor in Accounting.

Job Experience

American Express – 2007 – Present

Director of Finance

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analysis of performance and target data derived from various databases
  • Interfacing with senior management and cross-functional teams
  • P&L reporting for International branches and cost centers
  • Forecasted, budgeted and reported on non-recurring income with over $300M in capital
  • Prepare EVA/pricing analysis
  • Supervised 12 financial analysts
  • Mentored junior fin analysts
  • Reconciled American Express’ vendor usage to invoices 

Comcast – 2005 – 2007

Senior Financial Analyst

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Profit and Loss, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow, and Management Reports
  • Ad-hoc financial models, analytical reporting support
  • A/P and A/R development contractual revenue tracking
  • Profitability Measurements

UBS Financial Services – 2002 – 2005

Financial Analyst

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Forecasted, budgeted and reported on $180M P&L
  • Database Developmeent for invoice tracking in the approval/payment process
  • Forecasting facilitation with VPs, Directors, cost center managers
  • Document preparation for Client Financial & SOX audits 
  • Monitoring MICS/FS A/R & collections 

Leadership Positions

2002-2005  Organizational Financial Analyst/Team Leader
2001-2002  Bank of America Leadership Program
2000-2001  Americorps Director for West Hills College
1998-2000  Delta Gamma Sorority Groups Leader

Post Education and Certifications & Skills

2005    Six Sigma Green Belt
2004    Crystal Reports
2004    Peoplesoft
2004    Bank Reconciliations
2004    Platinum Accounting Software
2004    Great Plains Accounting/Payroll


1994-1998     UCLA BS Business Minor in Accounting

Interests and Hobbies

Member of UCLA Alumni Association, National Ski Areas Association and Cross Country Ski Association

References and Letters of Recommendation available upon request

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