Vice President Finance

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  • Budgeting
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Resume Skills: Financial Strategy

  • Risk Assessment
  • Cash Flow Analysis
  • Cost Reduction Strategies
  • Financial Modeling
  • Profitability Analysis
  • Investment Strategy
  • Budget Forecasting
  • Risk Management
  • Capital Structure Strategies
  • Profit Maximization
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  • Microsoft Excel
  • QuickBooks
  • SAP
  • Oracle Financials
  • Tableau
  • SPSS
  • Excel
  • Zoho Books
  • Tally
  • FreshBooks
  • Microsoft Dynamics
  • PeopleSoft
  • Hyperion
  • NetSuite
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Your Name
Vice President Commercial Banking
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Vice President, Commercial Banking
Harnessed finance expertise to create a robust $500M commercial lending portfolio, contributing significantly to the company's increased market share by 25%
Directed and coached a high-performance team of 12 that consistently met and exceeded revenue targets, increasing overall commercial lending by 30% year over year
Streamlined credit risk analysis procedures resulting in a 20% reduction in bad loans, improving the overall financial health of the bank
Implemented innovative cash management strategies, bolstering the company’s liquidity position by $50M while optimizing return on investments
Leveraged deep understanding of commercial mortgages and loan origination to negotiate favorable terms, securing 15% more agreements annually October 2018 - December 2021
Senior Manager, Commercial Banking
Orchestrated commercial banking strategies, driving a 35% year-over-year increase in revenue from small business lending
Established an analytical framework for customer credit analysis, reducing loan default rates by 15%
Championed the development of a consumer lending portfolio valued over $200M that outperformed market trends and benchmarks
Negotiated and originated commercial lines of credit worth $150M, strengthening the financial portfolio of the bank
Wells Fargo June 2015 - September 2018
Manager, Commercial Banking
Generated an annual growth of 20% in loan origination, strengthening banking relationships and enhancing customer satisfaction
Executed commercial lending strategies effectively, resulting in a 30% increase in the company's loan portfolio
Facilitated the credit analysis process, streamlining operations and reducing turnaround time by 15%
Resume Worded University August 2016
Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Finance
Specialization in Commercial Banking Strategy
Resume Worded Institute May 2014
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) - Finance
Minors in Economics and Accounting
Recipient of the Institute's highest honors
Finance Software: Bloomberg Terminal, SAP, Oracle Financials, MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Financial Analysis: Financial Modeling, Risk Analysis, Balance Sheet Analysis, Business Valuation
Regulatory Frameworks: Understanding of EIOPA, SEPA, BIS, FINMA Regulations
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Fluent), French (Conversational)
Certifications: Certified Risk & Compliance Management Professional (CRCMP), ACAMS Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS)
Leadership & Volunteering: Treasurer - Local Rotary Club, Mentor - Big Brothers Big Sisters
Projects: Initiated and led successful process to automate SWIFT payments, saving over 20 man-hours every week
Your Name
Senior Manager Commercial Banking
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Senior Manager, Commercial Banking
Led the growth of the bank's asset based lending portfolio to $250M, contributing to an increase in overall bank assets by 10%
Negotiated and secured commercial mortgages contracts worth over $300M, demonstrating strong proficiency in risk management and financial analysis
Spearheaded a retail banking initiative improving service delivery, leading to a 30% increase in customer satisfaction and a 20% improvement in customer retention rates
Implemented an innovative approach to small business lending, resulting in a loan origination increase of 20% annually
Streamlined the loan origination process, reducing processing times by 25% and significantly improving customer satisfaction ratings August 2018 - December 2021
Manager, Commercial Banking
Developed and implemented commercial banking strategies that achieved a 20% growth in portfolio year-over-year
Significantly improved credit risk profiles by implementing stringent risk management techniques, reducing bad debts by 15%
Led a high-performing banking team in managing customer credit lines worth over $100M
Instituted new treasury management systems, resulting in a 30% improvement in cash flow management processes
JP Morgan June 2014 - July 2018
Associate Manager, Commercial Banking
Contributed to a 10% annual growth in the banking portfolio through diligent management of commercial loans and credit lines
Achieved a 20% reduction in account receivables by implementing effective cash management strategies
Enhanced customer experience through the implementation of new retail banking initiatives, resulting in a 15% increase in customer retention
Resume Worded University May 2014
MBA - Finance and Strategy
Focused electives in Corporate Banking and investment, Graduated Top 15%
Resume Worded Academic Center June 2010
Bachelor of Commerce - Finance and Economics
Emphasis on Statistics and Econometric Modeling, Dean's List 2010 (Top 10%)
Software & Platforms: Bloomberg Terminal, Quickbooks, Sage, MS Office Suite
Financial Tools: VAR, Monte Carlo Simulation, Linear Programming, Quantitative Risk Analysis, Capital Budgeting
Compliance: AML, KYC, Dodd-Frank, BASEL-III, FACTA, IFRS, GAAP
Languages: English (Native), French (Fluent), Spanish (Intermediate)
Certifications: Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) - Level III (2013), Certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM)
Leadership & Volunteering: Financial Literacy Volunteer, United Way; Junior Achievement K-12 Business Mentor
Projects: Acted as a key contributor in Software Implementation Project to upgrade core banking systems
Your Name
Director Commercial Banking
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Director, Commercial Banking
Achieved unprecedented revenue growth of 40% through effective portfolio management and targeted commercial lending strategies
Structured and directed the bank's credit processes, contributing to a 20% decrease in credit risk and a 10% increase in loan recovery rates
Established a robust framework for commercial mortgages adding $400M to the bank's asset portfolio
Improved operational efficiency by 30% by digitizing the loan origination process and automating the lines of credit management
Spearheaded the improvement of the bank's asset based lending procedures, resulting in a 25% increase in lending performance and a 15% decrease in non-performing loans August 2018 - December 2021
Vice President, Commercial Banking
Led the achievement of record-breaking savings of $50M through the implementation of strict financial and budgeting controls
Pioneered a novel approach to consumer lending, driving a 30% increase in loan portfolio and a 15% reduction in credit default rates
Reengineered the bank’s treasury management policy, resulting in improved liquidity by 35% and more efficient cash handling processes
Steered a 20% growth in retail banking revenue by developing more customer-centric services and initiatives
Bank of America June 2014 - July 2018
Senior Manager, Commercial Banking
Led a commercial banking unit to grow the bank's small business lending by $150M, contributing to a 15% increase in overall profits
Implemented a robust credit analysis system, reducing credit risk by 20% and enhancing financial stability
Managed and developed an efficient banking team, driving a 10% increase in the efficiency of customer service processes
Resume Worded Academic Center March 2018
Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
Specialization in Finance and Strategy
Resume Worded University May 2014
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) - Banking and Finance
Graduated with Honors
Received Leadership Award for outstanding performance
Banking Software: Oracle FLEXCUBE, Temenos T24, Misys Equation, Polaris Intellect, Jack Henry SilverLake
Financial Analysis Tools: Microsoft Excel (Advanced), QuickBooks, SAP Financial Statement Analysis, Thomson Reuters Eikon
Regulatory Compliance: AML KYC, US Patriot Act, Bank Secrecy Act (BSA), Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)
Certifications: Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), Financial Risk Manager (FRM) Certification
Leadership & Volunteering: Rotary Club of Resume Worded (Board Member), Financial Literacy Workshop Coach
Projects: Co-developed a new Commercial Banking Business Plan resulting in 15% growth in client acquisition
Awards: ‘Top Performer Award’ for exceeding commercial banking targets at, ‘Employee of the Year’ at Bank of America
Your Name
Vice President Finance
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2018 - Present
Vice President of Finance
Orchestrated the company's long-term strategic financial planning, leading to a 25% increase in net income for the fiscal year 2020
Instituted robust auditing protocols that enhanced financial accountability and transparency while reducing financial discrepancies by 15%
Directed the development of an innovative financial modeling tool that boosted team efficiency by 40% while ensuring accuracy in prediction
Addressed departmental change management needs by proactively initiating Finance team restructuring which resulted in increased performance by 35%
Led due diligence process for two successful M&A deals, increasing market share by 20% and expanding customer base August 2013 - December 2017
Director of Finance
Streamlined financial reporting process, increasing efficiency by 20%, while ensuring adherence to Internal Financial Reporting Standards
Developed and implemented an annual budgeting plan that reduced company-wide expenses by 15%
Oversaw preparation of the company's $50M annual finance report, increasing investor confidence
Goldman Sachs March 2009 - July 2013
Senior Financial Analyst
Performed comprehensive financial analysis on corporate investments leading to a revenue increase of $25M
Planned and executed cost-control measures that resulted in a 10% reduction in operational expenses
Identified growth opportunities in emerging markets contributing to 15% revenue increase
Resume Worded Institute August 2011 - May 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA) – Finance
Focus on Strategic Management and Corporate Finance
Resume Worded University August 2005 - May 2009
Bachelor of Commerce - Accounting and Finance
Received a full scholarship based on academic performance
Minor in Business Management
Financial Software: QuickBooks, SAP, Oracle Financials, Microsoft Dynamics, PeopleSoft, Hyperion, NetSuite
Data Analysis: Excel Advanced Functions, SAS, SPSS, Power BI, Tableau, Knime, SQL
Financial Strategy: Budget Forecasting, Risk Management, Financial Modeling, Capital Structure Strategies, Profit Maximization
Standards & Regulations: GAAP, IFRS, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Dodd-Frank Act, Basel III
Certifications: Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) - Level III (2012), Certified Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis Professional (2014)
Leadership & Volunteering: Chair of Resume Worded’s Internal Financial Strategies Committee (2018-Present), Mentor at for upcoming finance professionals(2013-2017)
Awards: Recipient of the Excellence in Leadership Award (2015), Named Resume Worded’s ‘Finance Personality of the Year’ (2019)
Conference Participations: Invited speaker at the American Finance Association’s Annual meeting (2016), Regular attendee at the Wall Street Financial Analyst Symposium (2011-Present)
Your Name
Director of Finance
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded October 2016 - Present
Director of Finance
Initiated a business strategy that improved financial performance by $30M in operational profits
Conceptualized and developed an advanced budgeting software, improving the financial planning process and reducing errors by 20%
Spearheaded the creation of a comprehensive forecasting model that improved accuracy by 18%
Developed internal controls that improved financial accountability, preventing potential losses of $2M annually
Executed financial audits that reduced discrepancies by 25% leading to accurate financial reporting June 2014 - September 2016
Senior Financial Analyst
Mitigated financial risks and managed a portfolio of $90M of the company's investments
Augmented revenue by 12% by leveraging a sophisticated financial analysis method
Streamlined financial modeling process resulting in 30% more efficiency in forecasting results
J.P. Morgan April 2010 - May 2014
Financial Analyst
Contributed to profitability by monitoring and advising on investing in profitable ventures
Assisted in the development of financial forecasting tools that increased accuracy by 10%
Resume Worded Institute June 2016
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) - Level II
Passed with distinction rank
Resume Worded University May 2014
Master of Business Administration - Finance
Specialization in Corporate Finance and Investment Strategy
Achievements: Top 10% of Cohort, Dean's List 2013
Financial Analysis: Risk Assessment, Cash Flow Analysis, Cost Reduction Strategies, Financial Modeling, Profitability Analysis, Investment Strategy
Software: Microsoft Excel (Advanced), QuickBooks, SAP, Oracle Financials, Tableau, SPSS
Regulatory Knowledge: IFRS, GAAP, SEC Reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Federal Banking Regulations
Leadership: Project Management, Strategic Planning, Team Leadership, Budget Management, Contract Negotiation, Business Development
Certifications: Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (March 2017), Certified Treasury Professional (December 2014)
Training & Seminars: Corporate Valuation training by McKinsey (2016), Financial Risk Management Seminar by GARP (2015)
Volunteering Activities: Financial Literacy Campaigner for Resume Worded Foundation (2017 onwards)
Awards: Top Performer Award at J.P. Morgan, 2013; Outstanding Contributor Award at, 2016
Your Name
Finance Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded February 2018 - Present
Finance Manager
Validated and improved financial reporting system leading to a 20% reduction in report inaccuracies
Designed a comprehensive financial analysis system, enhancing the company's investment portfolio by investing $20M in profitable ventures
Managed a team charged with innovating financial modeling methodologies, raising productivity by 35%
Leveraged knowledge of accounting principles to reduce financial discrepancies by 10%
Developed and implemented a business planning process that helped attract new investments worth $150M July 2012 - January 2018
Assistant Finance Manager
Supervised the creation and implementation of an annual budgeting strategy that decreased company expenses by 10%
Developed new financial forecasting modeling that increased predictability and accuracy by 15%
Drafted regular financial reports to senior management, reducing decision making time by 20%
Bank of America August 2007 - June 2012
Financial Analyst
Provided in-depth financial analysis to upper management, contributing to an increase of 10% in annual profits
Supported the finance team in managing a portfolio of $75M
Resume Worded University May 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Finance
Concentration in Corporate Finance
Resume Worded Academic Center August 2017
Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
Completed alongside full-time position at
Financial Software: Excel, QuickBooks, Zoho Books, Tally, FreshBooks
Finance Skills: Financial Analysis, Risk Management, Budget Planning, Cost Accounting, Cash Flow Forecasting, Financial Reporting, Financial Modelling
Regulatory & Compliance: SEC Regulations, GAAP, IFRS, Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX)
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)
Certifications: Chartered Financial Analyst Level I (CFA I, 2016)
Leadership & Volunteering: Junior Chamber International - Served as Treasurer managing funds and contributed to local community initiatives
Professional Affiliations: Member, Association for Financial Professionals (AFP)
Projects: Financial Outreach Campaign - Spearheaded a campaign focused on increasing financial literacy among young adults
Your Name
Vice President Of Financial Planning Analysis
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded June 2016 - Present
Vice President Of Financial Planning Analysis
Led the integration of financial planning and analysis strategies which increased annual forecast accuracy by 30%
Devised a five-year financial growth strategy, using data manipulation and financial reporting, which targets $2bn in annual revenues
Optimized financial models and analyses to improve overall company profitability by 35%
Supervised the Corporate FP&A team achieving a 20% efficiency increase in financial activities
Spearheaded annual budgeting processes using Hyperion, improving process efficiency by 19% March 2010 - June 2016
Senior Director, FP&A
Managed Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) supporting transactions totaling over $200m
Delivered quarterly variance analysis, enhancing the financial decision-making process
Developed financial planning and outlook processes leading to improved budgeting and forecasting accuracy up to 20%
Ernst & Young January 2005 - March 2010
FP&A Manager
Designed refined forecasting models that reduced data discrepancies by 40%
Developed monthly financial reports leading to improved financial oversight
Resume Worded University December 2004
Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Concentration in Finance
Chosen for the highly selective dual degree program in the School of Business and Finance
Resume Worded Academic Center May 2002
Bachelor of Business Administration - Majors in Finance & Accounting
Graduated Magna Cum Laude with a score of 3.8 GPA
Recipient of Excellence in Finance and Accounting Award based on academic prowess and exceptional industry-related research
Financial Analysis & Reporting: Risk Analysis, Financial Modeling, Variance Analysis, Scenario Analysis, Capital Budgeting, Financial Forecasting
Financial Software & Systems: SAP, Oracle Financials, MS Excel (VLOOKUP, Pivot Tables, Macros), QuickBooks, ADP, Workday Financial Management
Regulatory Compliance: SOX, GAAP, IFRS, Tax Codes, Financial Risk Management Standards
Strategic Planning & Decision Making: Budgeting Strategies, Cost Analysis, Pricing Strategies, Revenue Recognition, Capital Investments
Certifications: Certified Financial Planner (CFP) - 2010, Certified Management Accountant (CMA) - 2008, Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) - Level III - 2006
Leadership & Volunteering: Board of Trustees - Resume Worded Financial Research Centre (2018-Present), Finance Coach- Non-profit community welfare Organization (2016-Present)
Publications & Speaking Engagements: Authored 'Implementing Strategic FP&A in Large Corporations'- Business Insider, Keynote speaker- National Annual Conference on Finance and Accounting (2019, 2021)
Professional Memberships: Finance Leaders Association (2010-Present), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (since 2006)
Your Name
Senior Director, FP&A
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
EXPERIENCE May 2016 - Present
Senior Director, FP&A
Implemented Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance restraint to mitigate financial risk, strengthening corporate governance
Boosted forecasting efficiency by 15% through the strategic use of financial modeling and forecasting tools
Conducted in-depth financial analyses resulting in 10% increase in cash flow
Streamlined budgeting processes, reducing overall time spent by 20%
Remodeled financial planning procedures, contributing to 30% improvement in efficiency using predictive analysis strategies
Resume Worded April 2011 - April 2016
Head, Financial Planning & Analysis
Identified cost-saving opportunities to save $500k annually via enhanced financial reporting
Enhanced financial data consolidation, improving financial forecasting accuracy by 25%
Implemented FP&A systems to improve financial visibility and support decision-making efforts
Goldman Sachs December 2005 - April 2011
Senior Financial Analyst
Improved capital performance by 20% through rigorous financial planning methods
Executed financial reporting duties that improved risk identification and mitigated potential threats
Resume Worded Institute January 2015
Certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM)
Completed certification during part-time study while working at Resume Worded
Resume Worded University June 2006
Master of Business Administration - Finance
GPA: 3.8/4.0, Award: Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Technical Tools: Excel (Advanced), MS Office Suite, SQL, QuickBooks, SAP, Python
Financial Analysis: Financial Forecasting, Budgeting, Risk Assessment, Cash-flow Management, Profit-loss Analysis, Corporate Finance
Management: Strategic Planning, Team Management, Process Improvement, Financial Consulting, KPI Tracking, Performance Metrics
Regulation: IFRS, GAAP, Tax Planning, Financial Regulations, Cost Accounting, Compliance Procedures
Certificates: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), 2012, Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), 2018
Leadership & Volunteering: Mentor for Financial literacy Program for Underprivileged Youth, 2016-Current
Awards: Recipient of the Financial Leadership Excellence Award by Resume Worded, 2018
Professional Associations: Member, American Finance Association, Association for Financial Professionals
Your Name
Head, Financial Planning & Analysis
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded March 2016 - Present
Head, Financial Planning & Analysis
Maximized shareholder value through strategic financial planning and execution, resulting in improved financial health of the company
Influenced pivotal business decisions by using financial modeling to forecast potential financial outcomes
Implemented advanced financial reporting procedures that improved compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act
Lead the financial analysis process, creating strategic recommendations that resulted in $5m in corporate savings
Advanced annual planning and budgeting cycle efficiency by 25% via implementation of Financial Planning software February 2010 - February 2016
Senior Financial Analyst
Created robust financial models which identified a 15% efficiency increase
Streamlined financial reporting process, saving the team 10 hours per week
Monitored and managed the financial planning process, leading to a 20% improvement in forecasting accuracy
JPMorgan Chase January 2005 - January 2010
Financial Analyst
Built financial models to aid the planning and budgeting process, improving accuracy by 15%
Managed the financial reporting process, significantly improving data accuracy and timeliness
Resume Worded Institute March 2016
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Passed all four parts of the CPA examination on the first try
Resume Worded University May 2008
Master of Business Administration - Finance
Concentration in Corporate Finance
Honors: Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society
Financial Analysis Tools: Hyperion Essbase, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Excel, QuickBooks, Tableau
Certifications: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Planning & Budgeting: Revenue Forecasting, Capital Budgeting, Financial Modeling, Strategic Planning, Risk Management
Leadership & Volunteering: Junior Achievement Volunteer (2012 - 2016), United Way Campaign Coordinator (2010 - 2011)
Publications: Authored ‘Understanding Financial Risks’ published in 'The Financial Analyst Journal' (2019)
Professional Associations: Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Member, Financial Planning Association (FPA)
Your Name
Commercial Vice President
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2020 - Present
Commercial Vice President
Pioneered a progressive commercial lending strategy, resulting in a 35% growth in portfolio value, thereby strengthening our market presence.
Directed an exceptional team of bank executives to deliver underwriting of commercial real estate loans surpassing $500M in credit.
Implemented a stringent credit risk evaluation procedure that reduced loan defaults by 15%.
Oversaw the origination and closing of a portfolio of commercial mortgages valued over $200M.
Spearheaded a project to streamline loan application processes, saving 6 hours per employee per week. July 2016 - December 2019
Senior Loan Officer
Constructed small business lending products that increased revenues by 20%.
Leveraged underwriting expertise to approve loans totaling over $150M annually.
Developed and executed training programs for new loan officers, leading to 25% more efficiency in their roles.
Wells Fargo October 2012 - June 2016
Credit Analyst
Evaluated and approved lines of credit exceeding $50M annually.
Enhanced credit analysis methodology, improving loan default prediction by 10%.
Contributed to the growth of the consumer lending portfolio by 15% through strategic product recommendations.
Resume Worded University June 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Finance
Specialized in Corporate Finance
Resume Worded Institute May 2010
Bachelor of Science - Banking and Finance
Dean's List 2008 (Top 10%)
Member of Finance Society
Financial Tools: Bloomberg, Excel, Quickbooks, Stata, SPSS, CCH ProSystem fx
Analysis Skills: Credit Analysis, Risk Analysis, Loan Structuring, Financial Projection, Financial Modeling, Market Analysis
Regulatory Compliance: Dodd-Frank, BASEL III, GAAP, AML, KYC, ECOA
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational)
Certifications: Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), CFA Level II
Projects: Led commercial strategic planning project resulting in 15% increase in business volume
Awards: President's Circle Award for Excellence in Lending (2019), Top Commercial Loan Officer of 2017
Leadership & Volunteering: Mentor at Underprivileged Youth Financial Literacy Program, Volunteer at Local Food Bank
Your Name
Senior Banking Executive
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded February 2021 - Present
Senior Banking Executive
Led a team of 10 in managing a commercial banking portfolio valued at $500M.
Launched an innovative retail banking strategy that attracted 20000 new customers within a year.
Strengthened risk management measures, reducing credit default by 18%.
Established a comprehensive financial analysis framework which spurred investment growth by 40%.
Initiated a credit scoring strategy, increasing loan origination by $70M within a year. September 2015 - January 2021
Portfolio Manager
Managed a $300M commercial real estate portfolio, achieving a 15% annual return.
Led a team of 5 in monitoring and adjusting credit risk, reducing defaults by 12%.
Successfully originated loans totaling over $50M annually.
Bank of America January 2011 - August 2015
Credit Risk Analyst
Developed a risk assessment model which increased loan recovery by 15%.
Played an instrumental role in optimizing the lines of credit process, reducing approval time by 20%.
Supported the consumer lending team with credit analysis, contributing to a 10% rise in quarterly profits.
Resume Worded University June 2015
Master of Business Administration (MBA) - Finance
Majored in Financial Management, with a focus on Investment strategies
Resume Worded Academic Center May 2013
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) - Level III
Gained deep understanding of advanced Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
Financial Analysis Tools: Bloomberg, FactSet, MS Excel (Advanced, Macros), QuickBooks, Oracle Financials
Risk Management: Financial Risk Management, Credit Risk Analysis, Portfolio Management
Regulation & Compliance: Sarbanes–Oxley Act (SOX), Dodd-Frank, BASEL III
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)
Certifications: Financial Risk Manager (FRM) Certification (2011), Six Sigma Green Belt (2010)
Leadership & Volunteering: Board Member at Resume Worded Non-Profit Foundation (2018-Present)
Projects: Developed a robust risk analysis model for's major investment portfolios, leading to 20% less unexpected credit losses over the years.
Awards: Employee of the Year at (2017), Innovation Award at Bank of America (2014)
Your Name
Commercial Division Director
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded March 2022 - Present
Commercial Division Director
Instructed a team of 15 banking professionals in the management of a $750M commercial portfolio.
Masterminded an augmentation of loan origination procedures, securing a 30% boost in total loans granted.
Augmented risk management protocols, reducing credit loss by $20M within the first quarter.
Constructed a robust financial analysis model, enhancing loan approval efficiency by 25%.
Integrated cutting-edge credit analysis tools, resulting in a 20% increase in approved lines of credit within six months. August 2017 - February 2022
Senior Commercial Banker
Instrumental in growing commercial real estate loans by 18%, resulting in $60M additional revenue.
Improved underwriting standards, reducing bad debt ratio by 10%.
Boosted team performance through implementation of a dynamic training model, improving overall efficiency by 15%.
JPMorgan Chase February 2013 - July 2017
Loan Officer
Grew small business lending portfolio by $30M through targeted loan products development.
Mitigated loan losses by 15% through enhanced credit risk monitoring.
Participated in the development, evaluation, and underwriting of consumer lending products, leading to a 10% increment in annual revenues.
Resume Worded Institute May 2013
Master of Business Administration - Finance
Concentration in Financial Strategy, Award: Top 10% of Graduating Class
Resume Worded University May 2011
Bachelor of Science - Accounting
Minors in Economics and Business Administration
Awards: Summa Cum Laude, Dean's List 2009 - 2011
Finance Software: Bloomberg Terminal, MS Excel (Advanced), QuickBooks, Sage 50 Accounting
Financial Analysis: Risk Assessment, Financial Modeling, Forecasting, Budgeting, Performance Metrics
Regulatory Compliance: SOX, US GAAP, IFRS, Federal and State Regulations
Others: Project Management, Negotiation, Client Relationship Management, Team Leadership
Certifications: Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) - Level III
Professional Affiliations: Member, Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) since 2017
Leadership & Volunteering: Mentor, Business Professionals of America, Resume Worded Chapter (2018 - Present)
Awards/Honors: Recognized as 'Top Performer' (2019 & 2020) at

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Frequently Asked Questions

What skills do hiring managers want to see on a Vice President Finance resume?

Some effective Vice President Finance skills you can add to your resume include:

  • Financial Analysis
  • Finance
  • Financial Reporting
  • Forecasting
  • Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Modeling
  • Internal Controls

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