About

About me

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Syed Farman Ghani

Professional Accountant, Islamic Banker & Web Developer

A highly skilled Accounting and Credit professional with extensive experience in full life cycle credit financing and demonstrated skills in computerized accounting, proactive problem solving, articulate communication and strong team commitment.

• Seasoned professional accountant having over 10 years working experience in accounting, credit management, and financial management
• Pursuing CPA Ontario Designation
• Master degree in Commerce, specialization in Finance and Accounting with extensive experience in different industries like Banking, Textile, Iron & Steel, and Food
• Proven skills establishing and maintaining lasting professional relationship based on honesty and integrity
• A creative problem solver who thrives in fast-paced, deadline-sensitive environments
• Strong ability to organize and prioritize large quantity of data and effectively converts finding into highly commended trends and results
• Excellent communication skills with ability to work very well in the team as well as independently
• Computer literate with proficiency in various financial systems and accounting software programs

Experience

Experience

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Accountant (On Call)

Sabeeh Syed Professional Corporation

Toronto, Canada
Aug 2016 to April 2017

• Responsible for preparing bank reconciliation statements monthly
• Reviews bank accounts, checks balances against ledger amounts and verifies that the amounts match with the financial statement like asset, liability, expenses, and revenues
• Performs other accounting ad-hock tasks

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Accountant – Head Office

Meezan Bank Limited

Karachi, Pakistan
April 2008 to March 2016

• Commended for the on-time completion of end-of-month accruals against high volume workloads and pressure of daily transactions including authentic accounting entries such as disbursements of finance & loans, recovery/adjustment of loans, reconciliation of all financing heads, posting of month end accruals and quarterly provisioning entries and ensuring accurate book keeping
• Enhanced Branch Audit rating from fair too good by successfully implementing and following Central Bank rules & regulations and Bank policies
• Streamlined preparation, compilation, and reporting procedures for fortnightly & monthly report to Head Office & State Bank, dramatically boosting turnaround times
• Programmed contract and agreement in Excel resulting in an 80% reduction in time
• Ensured maintenance of data/records, reconciliations and prepared various MIS reports and identify payments trends and delinquent accounts
• Receipt & Review of executed documents & marked discrepancies/observations upon receipt of documents/agreements from front office

Senior Officer – Regional Office
Senior Officer – Area Office
Senior Officer – Branch
Trainee Officer

Feb 2015 to Jan 2016 

Aug 2013 to Feb 2015 

Sept 2008 to Aug 2013

April 2008 to Sept 2008

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Assistant Accountant

Umar Brothers

Karachi, Pakistan
Feb 2005 to Feb 2008

• Assisted General Manager in daily financial processing, including monitoring of payroll data, cash receipts, billing, expense accounting, and accounts payable
• Provided suggestions to improve the accounting policies & procedures, and control systems
• Encouraged Management to adopt computerized accounting systems in favor of flawed manual processing that exposed them to the risk of any financial loss due to compromised recording of data. Introduced management to the efficiency and accuracy of computerized programs and shared expertise in the installation, configuration, and maintenance of software.
• Monitored/Audited physical inventories of finished goods and raw materials, correcting discrepancies, and performed any necessary account reconciliation to maintain updated records
• Prepared monthly consolidated statements of accounts receivable, accounts payable, expenses and weekly payroll
• Coordinated with receivable and payable specialists to ensure proper payment and collection

Education

Education

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University of Toronto

Financial Accounting & Analysis
2016 to 2017

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Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario

Taxation
2016

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Seneca College

Business Law
2016

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University of Karachi

Master of Commerce (M.COM)
2006 to 2007

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University of Karachi

Bachelor of Commerce (B.COM)
2003 to 2004

Projects

Projects

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Geocoder/Interviewer/Surveyor

R.A. Malatest & Associates Ltd

Toronto, Canada
Sept 2016 to Jan 2017

• Proactively contributes knowledge and skills on Government of Ontario Project “Transportation Tomorrow Survey” to completed tasks like geocoding, trip logic and validation checks, coding of open-ended responses and other ad-hoc tasks.
• Work collaboratively as a team and utilize tools like Access databases, GIS, Google Maps, web searching and Call web to ensure the quality of data of our project deliverables.
• Engages with respondents/members of the population by administering a survey to capture
transportation information and travel patterns around the Greater Toronto Area (GTA);
• Secures accurate and valid information for the survey completions required

my skills

Skills

Accounting
95%
Account Receivable & Accounts Payable
90%
Credit Management
80%
Reporting & Documentation
85%
Islamic Banking
85%
Quick Books & Sage
75%
HTML5
75%
CSS3
65%

Languages Skills

English

Urdu

Arabic & Hindi

Contacts

Contacts

You can write me at this address:

contact@farmanghani.com

My office located In

Birkdale Road, Toronto, ON

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