MULTi-faceted finance professional

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • BA in Accounting and IT from Marquette University
  • Limited-edition achievement recognizing early members of Workfolio
  • Endorsed by co-workers, business partners and peers at www.linkedin.com/in/erinong
  • Best Buddies, Big Brothers Big Sisters, City Year, Junior Achievement, Hunger Task Force

Summary

Erin Ong, CPA
Life is not about the destination ~ it's about the journey
Collaborative CPA with proven success measuring effectiveness of internal controls, evaluating financial results, increasing efficiency of operations, and ensuring accuracy of records. Known as a consensus-building, multi-cultural team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Fluent in Malay and English / Limited Chinese proficiency.

Timeline

  1. -
    Senior Accountant / Financial Analyst, MGIC
  2. -
    Senior Financial Analyst, Fiserv
  3. -
    Internal Auditor, MillerCoors
  4. -
    Audit Advisor, ManpowerGroup
  5. -
    Financial Analyst, ManpowerGroup
  6. -
    Accountant, Advanced Pain Management
  7. -
    Accountant, Monopanel Technologies
  8. -
    Audit Intern, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Proudest Accomplishment

Uprooting myself from Malaysia to the USA for college. It's been an adventure ever since!

Education Highlights

  • Bachelor of Arts, Marquette University
    accounting and information technology
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Interests

  • Globetrotter
    TRAVELLED TO OVER 25 COUNTRIES ~ ANTARTICA IS THE ONLY CONTINENT THAT I HAVE YET TO EMBARK ON!
  • Cyclist
    my love for cycling came about after i did two triathlons
  • Zumba Instructor
    teaching zumba gives me joy! participants love that i give a great workout that makes them happy!
  • Volunteering
    Managed, led and developed various volunteer projects and initiatives in THE Milwaukee AREA

Results

  • 24
    countries visited
  • 6
    continents visited
  • 29
    states visited
  • 19
    Years lived in malaysia

Skills

  • Financial analysis
  • forecasting
  • budgeting
  • internal audit
  • Accounting
  • leadership

Images

  • Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where we waited in line for over 2 hours and took 2 bus rides to get from the base to the top of Corcovado Mountain!
    Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where we waited in line for over 2 hours and took 2 bus rides to get from the base to the top of Corcovado Mountain!
  • Hot summer group ride with the women's cycling group ~ Bella Donnas!
    Hot summer group ride with the women's cycling group ~ Bella Donnas!
  • Zumbathon fundraiser for Haiti Relief
    Zumbathon fundraiser for Haiti Relief
  • Ancient ruins and temples in Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Ancient ruins and temples in Siem Reap, Cambodia
  • As the ManpowerGroup Team Captain of the American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure Diabetes Bike Ride, I was excited that we won top Corporate Fundraiser that year!
    As the ManpowerGroup Team Captain of the American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure Diabetes Bike Ride, I was excited that we won top Corporate Fundraiser that year!
  • Zumbathon for Breast Cancer Awareness
    Zumbathon for Breast Cancer Awareness
  • What an exhilarating feeling to jump out of an airplane!
    What an exhilarating feeling to jump out of an airplane!
  • Pre-shark diving in Gansbaai, on the Western Cape of South Africa with people I met on the trip
    Pre-shark diving in Gansbaai, on the Western Cape of South Africa with people I met on the trip
  • Coordinated and led the Salvation Army Prison Toy volunteer event for the ManpowerGroup Finance Team
    Coordinated and led the Salvation Army Prison Toy volunteer event for the ManpowerGroup Finance Team
  • Had a blast volunteering and picking corn at the Hunger Task Force Farm for the United Way Days of Caring!
    Had a blast volunteering and picking corn at the Hunger Task Force Farm for the United Way Days of Caring!
  • Running at my first triathlon at Pleasant Prairie, WI
    Running at my first triathlon at Pleasant Prairie, WI

milwaukee, WI

United States

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