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Frank Sullivan
100 Broad Street | Lancaster, NY 14086
555.555.5555 |


To serve as a financial controller for Western New York Budgeting Agency.


Lancaster State College | Lancaster, NY (May 2016)
Bachelor of Science, Accounting


  • Aptitude for account auditing and experience in Microsoft Dynamics AX.
  • Expertise in successfully ensuring quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting.
  • Ability to execute asset management processes and strengthen internal controls and accounting protocols to ensure accuracy in accounts management.
  • Proficiency leading the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts; experience in administering company ledgers and financial statements for monthly reviews.
  • Training and supplemental coursework completed in Accounting Principles, Business Law, Financial Accounting, Forensic Accounting, and Management Accounting.


Bellwood Financial Group | West Seneca, NY (May 2016–Present)
Accountant/Compliance Officer

  • Assisted senior partners in the implementation of Microsoft Dynamics AX software.
  • Served as primary trainer for staff in use of MS Dynamics AX and as liaison with MS programming contractors during initial setup of the AX ERP platform.
  • Designed and implemented internal auditing procedures that reduced response time to external audit inquiries by 15%.
  • Promoted to compliance officer (2017), responsible for ensuring adherence to IFRS protocols.

Ace Flooring Warehouse | Williamsville, NY (February 2014–May 2016)
Associate Bookkeeper

  • Administered accounts for area housing contractors, conducting quarterly audits that resulted in an 11% reduction in delinquent accounts each year after 2013.
  • Assisted company accountant with payroll, accounts payable/receivable, and bank statement reconciliations.

Jones Electronics | Buffalo, NY (September 2013–May 2015)
Sales Associate

  • Provided point of sale and customer service support for family-owned small engine repair shop; processed sales and scheduled home repairs.


MS Dynamics AX, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word; QuickBooks; Xero

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