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Bernice Carmosino

Division Controller at REPUBLIC SERVICES

Brighton, CO

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Work Experience

Division Controller

REPUBLIC SERVICES
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August 2002 to Present

• Manage all accounting functions for two landfills and one hauling company with combined annual revenues of approximately $95 million 
• Develop and manage all financial activities including monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting, to include budgeting, forecasting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and collections 
• Manage and control all capital expenditures and prepare criteria models so expenditures meet our corporate guidelines 
• Prepare financial analysis for contract negotiations and product investment decisions ranging from $10k to $1.5 million 
• Guide General Manager and Sales Manager regarding all new sales pricing in order to maintain desired profit margins 
• Partner with Operations Management team to develop key performance measures to attain financial performance objectives 
• Monitor and analyze monthly operating results against budget and discuss results with Area President and General Manager 
• Developed and implemented division DSO procedure resulting in a decline of DSOs from 41 days to 35 days 
• Aggressively worked to enhance the skill set of Staff Account for promotion to Division Controller 
• Lead and mentor Division Finance team of ten individuals; informally identify and mentor talent at other locations 
• Responsible for Division's Sarbanes Oxley Section 404 compliance 
• Division's principal representative in relations with both internal and external auditors 
• Widely regarded as financial expert and one of the top Division Controllers in the company

REPUBLIC SERVICES
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Commerce City, CO
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March 2001 to Present

Staff Accountant

REPUBLIC SERVICES
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March 2001 to August 2002

• Prepared all month-end entries for three separate divisions 
• Supervised and mentored Accounts Payable clerks 
• Prepared all balance sheet account reconciliations 
• Assisted in preparing the monthly forecasts and annual budget 
• Created variance analysis schedules for the Division Controller 
• Took on additional responsibilities to prepare for quick promotion to Division Controller

Financial Analyst

GARY WILLIAMS ENERGY CORPORATION
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November 1999 to March 2001

• Promoted to Financial Analyst, handled all cash management transactions of the company 
• Made daily investment decisions for over ten different accounts consisting of over $20 million in daily cash funds 
• Prepared cash flow statements and financial statements for the CFO 
• Generated month-end cash and investment spreadsheets, detailing investment allocation and cash position of the company 
• Created spreadsheets for payment schedules for taxes, loans, and capital expenditures

GARY WILLIAMS ENERGY CORPORATION
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Denver, CO
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February 1998 to March 2001

Accounting Assistant

GARY WILLIAMS ENERGY CORPORATION
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February 1998 to November 1999

• Assisted with implementing new accounting procedures for a new line of business 
• Created spreadsheets to monitor gasoline purchases, pricing, taxes and freight charged 
• Completed all month-end closing entries

Inventory Control Manager

WATERWORKS SALES CORPORATION
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August 1996 to February 1998

• Promoted to Inventory Control Manager and became responsible for maintaining all records for an inventory consisting of approximately $3 million 
• Coordinated semi-annual physical inventory between management, accounting, sales, and warehouse personnel 
• Verified all inventory received through packing slips, ensured accuracy on all pricing and quantities invoiced 
• Prepared all schedules verifying inventory balances to accounting system, responsible for submitting the report to the insurance company 
• Investigated and resolved all inventory discrepancies from general ledger detail 
• Recorded all inventory entries to general ledger and processed all month end reports 
• Assisted personnel in other offices regarding inventory procedures, systems, and software

WATERWORKS SALES CORPORATION
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Commerce City, CO
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February 1995 to February 1998

Education

Bachelors of Science in Accounting

Metro State College -
Denver, CO