KEVIN MICKLE CONSULTANT

KEVIN G. MICKLE
12316 Hampton Way, Suite 104
Wake Forest, NC  27587
252) 916-2288
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OBJECTIVE:To obtain a position that utilizes my 10 years of management, accounting, tax, and information technology experience as a team member within a growing company.

 WORK EXPERIENCE:

CAPITAL MARKETING GROUP ($2MM) - Chief Operating Officer                    1/14-Present

  • Responsible for managing all hands-on operational aspects of the company.
  • Develop and implement plans for the operational infrastructure of systems, processes, and personnel.
  • Build a success-oriented, accountable environment within the company.

HEALTHLINK OF AMERICA ($11MM) - Accounting & IT Director                    1/10-1/14

  • Work directly with CEO, COO, and CCO in planning and directing strategic plan, budgets, and business units.
  • Responsible for oversight and supervision of accounting, benefits, and IT.
  • Develop accounting and IT policies, procedures, and internal controls.
  • Managing and directing finances of 100+ staff at 4 locations in North Carolina.

Key Accomplishments:

  • Within three months of my appointment, I uncovered over $70,000 in health benefit overbilling(s) and reorganized workflow to a more efficient functional alignment to eliminate future errors.
  • Designed and implemented a network-provider contract system to achieve additional revenue streams and position the company’s structure to apply for MCO status as part of strategic plan.
  • Designed and built an intranet system to enhance operations which included: VoIP, capturing staff time and attendance, facilitating staff training and testing, and improving document management.

 A.T. ALLEN & COMPANY, LLP - Senior Accountant             2/07-5/09

  • Conducted evaluations of internal controls, performed assessments, and offered solutions to clients.
  • Prepared audit programs for approval and performed initial SOX compliance with risk based approach.
  • Managed the audit/assurance process from acceptance to final billing.
  • Reviewed and prepared non-profit, individual, and business tax returns.

Key Accomplishments:

  • Developed and implemented a paperless audit work paper system to reduce cost and enable better collaboration among audit team members.
  • After my first year I was designated as the firm’s staff responsible for drafting and reporting on internal control related matters identified during an audit.

MICKLE & ASSOCIATES, P.A. - Business Owner             8/06-2/07

  • Prepared corporate, partnership, and individual tax returns.
  • Prepared payroll and sales tax returns for local business entities.
  • Grew practice to $30k in less than 6 months.

PITTARD, PERRY & CRONE, INC. - Staff Accountant             7/05-7/06

  • In-charge auditor on several audits of local businesses and local government entities.
  • Prepared corporate, partnership, and individual tax returns.
  • Provide assistance to audit manager(s) and perform field work.
  • Conducted evaluations of internal controls and drafted flow charts for client files.

ASMO of GREENVILLE NC - Network Administrator             2/04-7/05

  • Designed computer process improvements for various departments.
  • Managed wired and wireless user network traffic, files, and folders.
  • Managed servers and backup files for AS/400 and JDE.

EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY - Graduate Assistant         8/03-1/04

  • Worked with Distance Learning Department and reconciled student payments to deposits.
  • Maintained an Excel spreadsheet to reconcile with Registrar and Cashier's Office.
  • Processed incoming manual checks, prepared deposit for accounting, and recorded in database.

H&R BLOCK CORPORATE - District Bookkeeper/Instructor         11/01-1/04

  • Maintained PeopleSoft HR database.
  • Reconciled monthly bank accounts and general ledger.
  • Reconciled credit card transactions and batch reports.
  • Taught advanced level tax courses for incoming and existing students.
  • Formulated a recruitment program for local university and community college.

EDUCATION:

EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY, Greenville, North Carolina
Master of Science in Accounting, Tax Concentration         July 2005

EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY, Greenville, North Carolina
Bachelor of Science in Accounting                 December 2003

 COMPUTER SKILLS:

Windows, any Microsoft Office Product, TaxCut, Quicken, TurboTax, QuickBooks, UltraTax, ProSystem Audit and Tax, RIA, CCH, ATX, TaxAnalyst, BNA Tax Research and Projection, ProQuest, Peachtree, Sage, Joomla, Internet, AS/400, MK, JDE, Visual Basic, HTML, CSS, PHP, and Lotus Notes.

 REFERENCES: Available upon request.