Vytautas is a finance manager at Santander, a global bank with $1.5 trillion in assets. Before Santander, he provided full financial support to a £80 million business, at a leading global e-tailer. He excels at providing insightful performance analysis/research, from high-level valuations to product-specific P&Ls, as well as building decision support tools. Freelancing allows him to leverage skills gained from CFA and CIMA qualifications.
Maintained and reconciled the fixed asset register (capital spend £6 million per annum); started CapEx project accounting.
Performed bank reconciliation (500,000 transactions per annum); completed a reconciliation process overhaul.
Managed and reported expenses accounting (£15 million per annum); liaised and reviewed with non-finance budget holders.
Automated and prepared KPIs for the Daisy Retail monthly board meetings; provided ad hoc support to managers.
Maintained end-to-end responsibility for JV management accounts (£10 million per annum): responsible for full set of accounts production; provided oversight over purchase ledger & billing; VAT returns; was the point-of-contact for any accounts related matters.
Supported the Retail head of finance with monthly results collation and reporting.
Focus areas: Management Accounting, Project Accounting, MS Excel/Access Application Development, Process Improvement & Automation, KPIs
Certified Management Accountant (CMA) in Accounting
2011 - 2015
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants - Manchester, UK
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 2 in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
2010 - 2013
CFA Institute - London, UK
Bachelor's degree in Economics, Econometrics, & Finance