Linda Thomas

Freelance Accountant & Bookkeeper

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Location:Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/lindathomas
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Objective Full Charge Bookkeeper/accounting manager with over 25 years
experience seeking a full/part time position where I can contribute
my professional skills and help improve your business.

Qualifications Summary:

• Experienced in payroll, payroll taxes, and payroll reports.
• Responsible for Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable for
five companies.
• Prepared and filed construction and retail sales tax and all
bank reconciliations.
• Prepared monthly/yearly financials for CPA.
• Well versed in cost accounting for the construction industry.
• Very knowledgeable with Quickbooks, Microsoft Excel, and
Microsoft Word.
• Notary Public


Experience

1999-2/11 Accounting Mgr/Office Mgr: Crystal Creek Homes, Inc.
Prescott, Arizona
Responsible for all phases of bookkeeping/accounting for Crystal Creek
Builders, Inc. (prime contractor), T.L. Garrett Construction, Inc.
(prime contractor), Crystal Creek Homes, Inc. (land developer),
Crystal Creek Realty, Inc. (real estate company), and Stonecreek
Investments, LLC (investment/holding company). QuickBooks
Pro Contractors Edition, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word,
customer service, banking, financial statements, payroll and payroll
taxes, sales tax.

2009-2010 Accounting Manager: Silver Creek Cedar and Silver Creek
Steel
Prescott, Arizona
Responsible for all phases of bookkeeping/accounting in both
retail businesses. Accounting software MYOB.

1997-1999 Plating Line Operator: Frontier Techni-Kote
Chino Valley, Arizona
Powder painting and electroless nickeling of service station leak
detectors. Responsible for pre and post processing of parts.

1997-1997 Full Charge Bookkeeper: Balboa Group, Inc.
Prescott, Arizona
Payroll, A/P, A/R, G/L, all financial statements. Majority of time
was spent auditing books back to 1995 to bring accounts into
balance for current year. QuickBooks Pro.

1990-1997 Manager/Full Charge Bookkeeper: Skylite Glass Company
Millbrae, California
Secretary/Treasurer. Responsible for all phases of bookkeeping/
accounting. Reconstruct P & L back to 1986 in preparation for
set-up of computer system and set-up of S-Corporation. Customer
service, job proposals, ordering merchandise. One Write Plus and
QuickBooks Pro.

1989-1990 Collections Mgr./Bookkeeping: Yavapai Telephone Exchange
Phoenix, Arizona
Set-up new in-house collections department. Post A/R and A/P,
bank reconciliation, audit of past sales tax.

1988-1989 Computer Operations: Kelly Temporary Services
Palo Alto, California
Aided in formatting the Stanford University Law Department
Annual Alumni Program, data entry in payroll department, set
up of engineering matrix system, and secretarial for several large
corporations.

1986-1987 Office Manager: Globe Security Systems, Inc.
Santa Clara, California
Payroll, ordering uniforms, screening of applicants, and heavy
telephone contact with clients and employees.

I graduated from high school in 1972 and from 1974 up to 1986 I was employed at various companies working mainly in the bookkeeping field.

Education
Fremont Union High School 1968-1972
Sunnyvale, California Graduated

Bryant & Stratton Business College 09/72 – 11/72
San Jose, California Graduated
Short-term receptionist course

San Jose City College 09/79 – 01/80
San Jose, California Grade “A”
Accounting I

De Anza Junior College 01/89 – 05/89
Cupertino, California Grade “pass”
Self paced computer course including Introduction
to PC-DOS, Intro to Lotus 1-2-3, and Advanced Lotus 1-2-3.

References Available upon request
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Accounting
Bookkeeping