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EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS
2006 – 2010 The University of Bradford
B.Sc (Hons) Accounting & Finance: predicted 2.1
Modules included Financial Management; Taxation and Personal Finance; Auditing; International Finance; Company Law; Financial Accounting; Accounting for Management Decisions.
2004 – 2006 Taunton College of Further Education
2 A levels: Maths (C), Economics (C)
2002 – 2004 Taunton College of Further Education
BTEC National Diploma in Business and Finance
1997 – 2002 Taunton Dene Comprehensive School
6 GCSEs: (A*- C) including English and Maths
; As part of my degree I work in small groups on projects. I am excellent at keeping the group focused on the task and ensuring that we get the work done on time. I do this through effective delegation and the sharing of common objectives. I have achieved an average of 78 % for my groupwork.
; In my role at Prayesh Dairies I work within a team of three and due to the rapid growth of the company I have worked well within the team to achieve significant individual and team reporting deadlines.
BUSINESS AWARENESS & EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION
; I have demonstrated leadership and initiative through the implementation of a new stock control system at Prayesh Dairies, which has reduced costs and increased accuracy.
; I have been pro-active in creating information sheets to calculate the weekly and monthly production of finished goods and raw materials, allowing for better use of resources and enhanced efficiency.
; I have developed strong presentation skills and confidence demonstrated by making presentations at University and dealing with supplier and customer queries in the workplace.
PLANNING AND ORGANISING
; I have completed all my university work within the identified timescales while
maintaining 100% attendance record at work and remaining committed to my voluntary work.
; As a volunteer for Nightline, the student listening service, I have developed my
active listening skills. I am able to respect confidence and give impartial, factual information
; While at Abbey, I developed excellent customer service skills and was able to communicate effectively with a diverse customer base as well as communicating with colleagues across all areas of the business.
2004 - 2008 Prayesh Dairies – Accounts Assistant ( Part time and vacation)
; Daily manual audit of over 60 products of finished goods, reporting and resolving
discrepancies in stock, requiring a sharp eye for detail.
; Use of Sage Line 50 to calculate sales and production, usage of raw materials and
analysing the information to forecast demand.
; Working in a team of two matching delivery notes to purchase invoices and up to
50 invoice statements per day, interrogating any differences.
2002 – 2004 Abbey - Customer Service Officer (Part time and vacation) ; Provided an efficient and accurate banking service through building effective
relationships with customers and colleagues.
; Organised and facilitated team meetings to discuss targets and day to day
; Managed the administration of the training and development needs of my fellow
10 team members.
; Ensured a constant flow of communication between team members and
; Delivery of sales and service targets on a weekly basis for the team.
POSITIONS OF RESPONSIBILITY & OTHER INFORMATION
Voluntary work: Volunteer for Nightline, the student welfare, telephone helpline scheme run by students
Other: I am a keen reader of science fiction and am an enthusiastic member of the University ladies football team.
Available on request