Brandon Hart

Freelance Accountant & Finance Freelancer

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Location:New York, New York, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/brandonhart
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MBA with a strong background in corporate finance, revenue and cost management, economic analysis, and investment valuation. Demonstrated track record of managing multiple projects and providing quality, on-time deliverables. Expertise includes:

FINANCIAL STATEMENT ANALYSIS AND INTERPRETATION
• Analyzing financial statements for trends and reasonability
• Creating and evaluating pro-forma statements and adjustments
• Evaluating capital structure and informing capital budgeting decisions with recommendations and analysis
• Identification of accounting choices, earnings management and off-balance sheet risks/obligations affecting the quality of accounting information
FINANCIAL AND ECONOMIC RESEARCH
• Researched and authored weekly market summaries and monthly reviews of economic events to support advisors, clients, and management teams
• Have developed investment portfolio strategies and presentations supported by academic research and back-testing
• Experienced with conducting industry analysis and providing strategic insight and recommendations for firms in the transportation, retail, financial, and health care sectors
FINANCIAL MODELING
• Experienced with various financial modeling techniques, including: discounted cash flow, economic value added, and various cost of capital approaches
• Experienced with analysis and sensitivity testing for scenario planning, capital budgeting, and management decision making
• Developing models to estimate the feasibility and risk of investments or projects.
• Have developed several of Excel spreadsheets that interface with on-line and offline data to automate the analysis of securities and projects
ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL DATA
• Extensive experience working with data systems such as Compustat, Siebel, and Reuters
• Analyzing financial data, and identifying and explaining discrepancies and variations
• Have researched and presented merger/acquisitions recommendations, including supporting analytic work, forecasts, and modeling
• Have researched and authored company profiles and investment recommendations
• Data analytics for the purpose of ensuring adherence to corporate standards and the facilitation of budgets and operating plan preparation
• Analytical, quantitative, and financial cost modeling to support the management of pricing strategies, profitability targets, and client account performance goals
• Revenue/cost analysis and forecasting
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Accounting
Finance