Kola Bonner

Freelance Bookkeeper & Accountant

Location:Platte City, Missouri, United States
2 Skills
Kola Bonner

Experience 02/11 - Present G.Lee Resources Naperville, IL
• Full cycle accounting, Financial Statements, Balance Sheet Reconciliation’s.
• Consulting, analyzing and reviewing nonprofit organizations for strengths, weakness in Finance areas.
• Review contract/award for budgets and special instructions or restrictions.
• Management of Health Benefits and Retirement Plan.
• Audit Preparations, ARRA Fund Reporting, Indirect Rate Proposals, Grants Management
11/06 – 02/11 L.L.V.A.R.E. Redlands, CA
• A-133 Audits, ARRA Fund Reporting, DCAA Audits, Grants Management.
• Internal Controls and implementation of electronic systems to reduce the risk of fraud.
• Full cycle accounting, Financial Statements, Balance Sheet Reconciliation’s.
• Review contract/award for budgets and special instructions or restrictions.
• Management of Health Benefits and 403b plan.
10/04 – 11/06 St Mary Medical Center Apple Valley, CA
Supervisor Finance
• Improve financial integrity and flow of the Midnight Census.
• Full cycle accounting, Financial Statements, Balance Sheet Reconciliation’s.
• Federal, State and other regulatory report (OSHPD, Welfare exemption, Business
Property statements, etc).
04/02 – 09/04 Epic Management Redlands, CA
Staff Accountant II
• Fixed Assets, Intercompnay Accounts.
• Reconcile Bank Statements, Financial Statements.
• Accounts Receivable Manager.
04/01 – 12/01 Hilton Ontario Ontario, CA
Accounts Payable Manager
• Implemented Discount taking and decreased overall expenses.
• Balance General Ledger accounts.
• Implemented Check book system to control department budgets.

2/00 - 4/01 Independent Contractor Yucaipa, CA
Independent Contractor
• Assist as accounts payable, receivables/collections.
• Suggest various internal control/software systems.
• Acted as temporary Controller for D’Jonet Designs, Inc. (Clothing designs).
9/99 – 1/00 GRC Construction, Inc. Moreno Valley, CA
Project Site Supervisor
• Implemented Payroll system to decrease overtime.
• Processed Preliminary Notices, start to completion.
• Decreased expenses by 2%.
09/98 – 10/99 Hilton San Bernardino San Bernardino, CA
Accounts Payable Manager
• Decreased expense accounts by 10%.
• Control of general ledger accounts during hotel renovation.
• Implemented purchasing program to decrease overall expenses.

07/96 – 09/98 Home Savings of America Yucaipa, CA
Customer Service Representative II
• Underwriting mortgage loans.
• Open and process new accounts.
• Balance general ledger accounts.•
Education 2010 - Present Western Governors University Salt Lake City, UT
• Master’s of Business Administration with a concentration in Management and Strategy.
• Expected Graduation date of July 2012.
1999 - 2005 California San Bernardino University San Bernardino, CA
• Bachelor’s of Science with a concentration in accounting.
1994 - 1999 Crafton Hills College Yucaipa, CA
• Associates of Science Degree with concentration in accounting.
• Graduated Alpha Gamma Sigma.
Certifications 2011 Loyola University Chicago, IL
• Health Care Management Certificate Program
Community Service
Girl Scout Troop Leader for 2 troops in Leavenworth, Project Advisory Committee for Apple Valley Preschool, Process St John of God benefits.
Expertise ACCPAC Software, Access, Blackbaud, Cognos, Crystal, Epicor Software, Excel, GroupWise, MAS 90 software, Meditech, Microsoft Office 97, 2000, 2003 & 2007, 2010, Monarch, Peoplesoft, PMM, POS Partner Software, Quickbooks Pro, Razors Edge, Sage MIP Non-profit Accounting Software .

Professional Expertise Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Budgeting, Cash Disbursements, Collections, Cash Pollicies, Fixed Assets, Full Cycle Accounting, General ledger, Grants Management, Internal Auditing, Internal Controls, Intercompany Accounts, Management, and Training.
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