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Sara Voight

Controller

Critical Signal Technologies, Inc

Driven professional, passionate about providing accurate and timely financial information to all people involved in decision making. I believe the process starts at the beginning with well thought out processes and education of all parties involved (from the mail room to middle management, to senior executives and directors). I have experience in multiple industries and enjoy the challenge of working my way out of diffcult situations. I own each position as if I own the company and the company's success in all areas is mine as well.

Mulitple ERP software systems (involved/led several conversions)
Budgeting/Re-Forecasting/Variance Analysis
Collections - improvement of DSO

Organizations: ASWA, IMA

 

Experience

Controller : Critical Signal Technology - [2012-11 to Current]
Personal Emergency Response Monitoring Company - I manage all financial reporting.

Controller : Helm Inc - [2011-05 to 2012-11]
Financial Reporting and Analysis. Variance analysis. Bugeting. Process improvements and ERP systems implementation.

Controller, Vice President Finance & Act : Credential Check Corporation - [2008-03 to 2011-03]

Controller : Broadway In Chicago, LLC - [2000-09 to 2008-03]
Current reporting, re-forecasting, budgeting, variance analysis, banking relationships including investments, annual audit, insurance. payroll issues, concessions financial management, and some tenant services.

Regional Controller : Little Caesars Enterprises - [1999-03 to 2000-08]
Managed staff and all data for store operations in the west coast. Payables/Receiveables/Reporting/ERP Conversion.

Real Estate Accounting Supervisor : Kmart Resource Center - [1996-10 to 1999-02]
Oversaw all real estatae accounting functions for 2200 leases and two-three dozen company owned stores. Calculation of percentage rent, payment of notes/mortgages, and accruing for store expenses. Was an active part of the development of new technology to automate our various lease obligations and improve processes to manage efficiently with lean staff.

Director of Servicing : Rock Financial - [1992-01 to 1996-10]
Entry level position as staff accountant evolved into portfolio manager for $800M FNMA/FHLMC mortgage loans in a growing company. Was privately held at the time I worked there. Later was sold/went public as Quicken Home Loans, and then bought back to private status.

 

Education

MSPA (Masters Accountancy), Accounting : Walsh College of Business Administration and Professional Accoun - [1991 to 1994]

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science/Minor Business : University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - [1988 to 1991]