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Chris Moores

  • Accounting Manager
  • Yorba Linda, California, United States Automotive

Previous positions

  • Accounting Manager at BOLAR,HIRSCH & JENNINGS, LLP
  • Accounting Manager at TAG

Education

Concordia University-Irvine, Bachelor’s Degree, Accounting and Finance

Background

Experience

  • Accounting Manager

    Yokohama Tire Corporation

    June 2018 – Present (1 year 4 months) Santa Ana, California

  • Accounting Manager

    BOLAR,HIRSCH & JENNINGS, LLP

    September 2017 – May 2018 (8 months) Irvine, California

  • Accounting Manager

    TAG

    August 2016 – September 2017 (1 year 1 month) Newport Beach, CA

  • Senior Accountant /Financial Analyst

    Verify

    June 2013 – August 2016 (3 years 2 months) Irvine, CA

    Perform in depth financial analysis such as return on equity, debt to equity, profit margin and G&A trend analysis. Assisted in $18M financing agreement for company’s internal project and monitor monthly loan covenants. Analyze financial results on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis against budget. Design financial models to accurately assess operational requirements and improve financial forecasting. Perform gross margin analysis based on project specialist averaging 30% margin in FY2015. Responsible for monthly meetings with international subsidiary that accounts for 15% of consolidated revenue. Oversee a team of 6 staff members, while providing leadership and driving monthly operations.

  • Senior Accountant

    Pacific Dental Services

    May 2010 – March 2013 (2 years 10 months)

    Responsible for balance sheet accounts in: accounts payable, operating bank accounts, payroll accounts, long term debt, and doctor’s equity. Managed $5M of doctor’s intercompany debt and assisted in obtaining external financing. Managed lab and supply analysis that accounted for 7% of Production Revenue ($38.5M). Ability to communicate effectively and present information, both verbally and in writing to management, clients and co-workers. Performed financial analysis, variance analysis, profitability analysis, and other ad hoc analysis as needed by controller and executive management team. Assisted in growth of 50+ offices ($50M) by providing cost benefit analysis and giving results to management. Organized strategy meetings by creating agendas and presenting imperatives to the senior accounting team.

  • Staff Accountant

    Windes & McClaughry Accountancy Corporation

    January 2008 – April 2010 (2 years 3 months)

    Analytical and proven professional with extensive auditing experience with success in significantly improving internal processes in companies ranging from $3M – $350M in Sales. Practiced in design and planning of audit assurance and non-assurance engagements and conducting due diligence. Proficient in analyzing full-disclosure financial statements. Perform audits of public, private, not-for-profit and governmental entities including detail testing of financial statements. Composed audit reports, complete audit programs and work papers. Prepared analytical variance analysis of profit and loss accounts for audit and review engagements industries including manufacturing, distribution, construction contractors, retail, limited scope employee benefit plans, and non-profit organizations. Perform moderately complex statistical, cost, and financial analysis of data for senior management. Develop financial reports for forecasting, trending and perform analysis of results.

Education

  • Concordia University-Irvine

    Bachelor’s Degree, Accounting and Finance

    2005 – 2007

    Activities and Societies

    Golf Scholarship

  • Brea-Olinda

    High School

    1999 – 2003

    Activities and Societies

    Golf and Water Polo

  • Santiago Canyon College

  • Santiago Canyon College

  • Santiago Canyon College

Additional Info

Skills & Expertise

  • Leadership
  • Financial Reporting
  • Auditing
  • Relationship Developer
  • Financial Statements
  • Coaching
  • Forecasting
  • Public Speaking
  • Customer Service
  • Management
  • Employee Relations
  • Client Relations Skills
  • Teamwork
  • GAAP
  • Team Building
  • Leadership Development
  • Relationship Management
  • Financial Analysis
  • Accounting
  • Finance

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Causes Chris cares about:

  • Animal Welfare
  • Children
  • Disaster and Humanitarian Relief
  • Education
  • Science and Technology