Maggie Alcorn

Auditor & Financial Analyst

Professional Experience

Senior Internal Auditor

March 2016 - Present

HDR, Inc.

Omaha, NE

  • Responsible for designing, planning, and executing audit procedures to evaluate the efficacy and control mitigation of financial, operational, and strategic business operations
  • Lead for department initiative to incorporate audit analytics and data driven procedures into all audits
  • Developed and implemented various analytical tools
  • Designed SQL reporting tool to convert US GAAP financials to Local GAAP financials for foreign offices
  • Responsible for the oversight and development of the HDR Finance & Accounting Internship program

Corporate Auditor

May 2014 - February 2016

Union Pacific Railroad

Omaha, NE

  • Established foundational audit skills to analyze business areas, identify relevant risks, and develop appropriate testing
  • Developed strong technical and analytical skills through completion of both financial and operational audits utilizing SQL Developer for majority of procedures to enhance testing coverage
  • Responsible for supervising and coaching Associate auditors and interns
  • Assisted in developing the 'Union Pacific Leadership Summit' for potential finance candidates

Supply Chain - Strategic Sourcing Intern

May 2013 - August 2013

Union Pacific Railroad

Omaha, NE

  • Performed full analysis of cost, spend and market operations of locomotive fuel purchasing
  • Regularly created and led presentations to senior management and department executives
  • Completion of summer project identified revised purchasing plan resulting in $1 million of annual savings

Education

Creighton University, Omaha, NE

August 2010 - May 2014

BSBA, Majored in Finance and Minored in Spanish

GPA: 3.51

University of Granada, Granada, Spain

May 2012 - August 2012

Study of Spanish language and culture through classroom and immersion experience

Technical Skills

  • Extensive knowledge of SQL language, MS Access and Excel for advanced data analysis
  • Experience using SAP, Oracle Database/Application and Hyperion Financial Management
  • Strong oral and written communication skills