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  • Edward Metcalfe CPA 15 Premier Circle, Spencer Park WA 6330 0432 394 208 symbol.accounting@gmail.com

    To find a challenging position in systems and accounting. My proven ability to create efficient accounting systems, applications and various procedures for a variety of companies is the main asset I want to bring to my next employer. I highly value job security and company growth and am prepared to go above and beyond to obtain the privilege of being in a professional team.


    Bachelor of Business, Edith Cowan University Associate Diploma in Business, Midland and Regional College of TAFE Certificate in Certified Internet Webmaster (Application Developer), Thomson Education Direct Computer Proficiency:

    Xero, MYOB, LOGIS, Greentree, SAP R/3 MS-Excel, Planmaker, LibreOffice Calc MS-Word, Textmaker, Libre Office Writer PostgreSQL, MySQL Perl, PHP, Javascript, Linux HTML, CSS

    Employment History: Apr 2015 Present: Information Officer/Officer Supervisor Agronomic Acumen, Albany Here I was tasked with redesigning the administrative processes, programming and product development. Key Achievements:

    Converted accounting from MYOB to Xero and successfully redesigned accounting procedures which resulted in streamlined office procedures with reduced re-work

    Developed a web-based newsletter download site so only subscribed members can access entitled newsletters

    Hand coded new website Created new back-up scripts using FreeFileSync and Unison Trained all staff in the new office procedures Designed Learning Plant Language application for on-line course for farmers

    Mar 2010 Apr 2012: Business Analyst Goldfields Mining/St Ives, Kambalda Duties:

    General accounting such as variance analysis, graphs and summaries Various cost analysis exercises prepared for management. Create periodic PowerPoint presentations using Excel waterfall graphs Designed web-enabled databases Used pivot tables for ad-hoc data mining Improved fuel management Reduced error rate in managerial reports

  • Sep 2007 Feb 2009: Senior Accountant Allegiance Metals/Ozminerals, Zeehan TAS Duties:

    Prepare accounting reports for construction, commissioning, operation and subsequent closure of Avebury Mine Site

    Create systems and programs to suit the company and its requirements Key Achievements:

    Implementation and migration of accounting function from MYOB to Greentree which is a mining application which combines financial management and maintenance. Using this program ensured maximum production time for the processing plant and achieved a multiuser integrated information system with functionality across departments.

    Designed the Chart of Accounts using Perl scripts and made compatible for importing into MS Excel Established a virtual private network to enable Sydney based staff to access systems via remote desktop Successfully trained staff and wrote policies and procedures for the accounting function. Wrote a Perl/PostgreSQL database to handle the metallurgical accounting requirements of Ozminerals after

    the takeover Oversaw the closure of the Head Office in Sydney involving the transfer of all assets, making good of the

    office space and relocation of all paperwork to Site Office in Zeehan Transferred entire business functionality of Allegiance to Ozminerals, including all subsidiary companies Oversaw commissioning phase of $130 million processing plant involving the handover of all equipment and

    financial books from the construction team to the operations team Constructed a functional file system for $100m a year company

    May 2002 Aug 2007: Accountant Goldfields Land and Sea Council, Kalgoorlie This is a Native Title Representative Body for the Indigenous people of the Goldfields and Esperance regions. Duties:

    Designing various web-based projects using Perl and PostgreSQL Accounting functions including keeping track of expenditure and grant acquittal proofing

    Key Achievements: Developed four applications:

    Corvine Filing - A web enabled database to keep track of physical filing. This also doubled up as a photograph album

    Corvine Assets - A multi user fixed asset register to calculate depreciation and general asset management. Corvine Projects - Group collaboration software with advanced querying. SYMBOL (Surf Your Money Books On Line) - A double entry financial accounting system with debtors,

    creditors, payroll and advanced querying Trained bookkeeper to cope with extra requirements of the organisation being a reporting entity for

    parliament. Pre 2002: Deputy CEO, Shire of Trayning Senior Accountant, Bega Garnbirringu Health Services Aboriginal Corporation Accountant, Schiavi Simpson Hutson; Bannor Partners; Martin Mining Referees:

    Greg Stubbs Morapoi Station PO Box 532, KALGOORLIE WA 6430, 0417 911485

    Cr Ian Tucker Shire of Menzies PO Box 4, Menzies WA 6436, 0419 902 424