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William Horton 100 Broadway Lane New Parkland, CA, 91010 Cell: (555) 987-1234


Precise Retail Accountant who understands the importance of accurate inventory valuation reports and projections. Adept at doing presentations for management, developing useful spreadsheets and assisting in the business planning process. Specializes in consumer electronics and computers.


  • Continues to develop innovative ways to monitor and report inventory values
  • Exceedingly proficient at presenting information to large groups
  • Able to work with all levels of management
  • Excellent computer software talents
  • Extremely precise and accurate accountant
  • Always able to submit information by management deadline

Work Experience

March 2011 to February 2015 Wenthorpe’s Department Store – New Parkland, CA Retail Accountant
  • Developed a monthly inventory valuation report that was presented directly to management.
  • Devised several innovative ways to track inventory valuation trends and then reported issues to management immediately.
  • Worked closely with sales to develop inventory projections for the coming year.
August 2004 to March 2011 Billy’s Store – New Parkland, CA Retail Accountant
  • Presented daily reports to purchasing management regarding the valuation trends of products that were known to fluctuate in value.
  • Assisted sales and marketing in determining which products should be put on promotion to move them quickly.
  • Helped to establish return policies with manufacturers that lowered restocking fees and saved the company money.
June 1993 to August 2004 The Dabney Store – New Parkland, CA Retail Accountant
  • Collaborated with inventory management team to monitor movements in inventory that significantly affected revenue.
  • Developed several innovative spreadsheets that helped executives to better see changes in inventory value.


1993 Spring College, New Parkland, CA Bachelor of Science, Accounting