Accounting and Administration Assistant Resume

Added on June 20, 2011 in A, Accounting and Banking Resumes by admin

Melissa Griffin

6239 Moretta Drive, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2J 2K9

Home: (509) 777-7777


Accounting & Administrative Assistant

Accounts Payable & Receivable /Payroll / Computer Systems Expert

Organized and responsible Administrative & Accounting Assistant with more than 15 years of experience across diverse industries. Educated and energetic professional recognized as a quick learner with exceptional computer skills and the unique ability to manage several tasks in a stressful environment. Excellent communicator seeking a challenging position, utilizing current skills and abilities, with the opportunity for professional growth.

• Accounts Payable / Receivable • Payroll / Payroll Systems

• Employee Scheduling • Purchasing / Lease Agreements

• Microsoft Windows, Excel, Word • Daily Ledger/Bookkeeping

• Customer Service • Database Development


Manager of Casino Administration / Analyst 2006 – present

Casino Niagara, Niagara Falls, Ontario

  • Responsible for tracking, analysis and payment approval of all accounts payable for the department aver aging $100,000 monthly
  • Created a computerized daily tracking system utilized by all managers and the casino President due to its flexibility and user friendliness

Pit Manager 2004 – 2006

Casino Niagara, Niagara Falls, Ontario

  • Accepted the challenge to learn the scheduling system for the staff of 1,000 during a crisis, allowing payroll to resume uninterrupted for the entire casino

Floor supervisor 2002 – 2004

Casino Niagara, Niagara Falls, Ontario

  • After just one year as a dealer, was promoted to Floor1 Supervisor managing up to 300 dealers on a shift

Agency Office Manager 1995 – 2002

Gulliver’s Travel, Windsor, Ontario

  • Managed all day-to-day operations including accounts receivable, accounts payable, bookkeeping, payroll-budgets, employee training and customer service

Travel Agent 1990 – 1995

CAA Travel Agency, Niagara Falls, Ontario


Computer Programmer Analyst, 3-year business program including accounting

Niagara College of Applied Arts & Technology, 1991 – 1994

High School Diploma

St Michael College High School, 1986 – 1988

Microsoft Excel Advanced, 2006 Microsoft Access Advanced, 2006

Microsoft Excel Intermediate, 2005 Microsoft Access Intermediate, 2005

Microsoft Excel, 1999 Microsoft Word, 1999

Niagara College of Applied Arts’ & Technology

Click on image to Enlarge