Director of Finance / Controller
Public & Private / Analysis & Planning / Lease Analysis
SEC Compliance / M&A / Cash Flow / P&L / SOX
Accounting Process Improvements / Due Diligence
Financial Reporting / Corporate Finance/Joint Ventures
Sarah possesses an extensive background in finance management with particular expertise in financial accounting within varied industries, including real estate, telecommunications and financial services. She saved millions of dollars through successful litigation support, operational audits, software implementations, outsourcings and process improvements. Increased efficiencies by bridging finance and operations.
Under arduous conditions, Sarah positioned companies to weather economic turmoil. She bridged the gap between accounting / finance and internal departments, restoring credibility to budget and forecast projections. Her visionary leadership has been critical to market longevity.
Sarah is known for tenacious troubleshooting, meticulous attention to detail and high integrity. She provides innovative solutions that increase the bottom line. Using diplomacy, her strong communication skills won confidence and support from others, encouraging them to face change in difficult situations, including improving and declining markets.
Adept at turning around problem departments and inaccurate reporting, Sarah developed clear guidelines that addressed user needs and provided on-target explanations. She held $700M P&L reporting responsibility and managed a staff of 10 for one employer. Experienced with preparing both SEC and Sox documentation.