(PRWEB) March 29, 2013
Samuel Shapiro & Company, Inc., a 97-year-old logistics leader, recently announced the addition of Jennifer Tobin, CPA, as accounting manager at its headquarters in Baltimore, MD.
Tobin joins Shapiro with over 6 years of progressive accounting and financial management experience. Prior to Shapiro, Jennifer served as accounting manager with Astrum Solar, Inc. where she managed the accounting department with direct supervision of a staff of four and provided oversight of various financial and human resources functions. Tobin also worked as a senior accountant with TESSCO Technologies, Inc., which she assisted with SEC filings, compiled quarterly earnings, performed budget analysis, financial audits, and helped prepare financial performance summaries. Tobin received her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Franklin and Marshall College, graduating magna cum laude. She went on to receive her master’s degree in business administration from Loyola University as well as earning her certification as a public accountant.
Tobin’s responsibilities at Shapiro will include directing and coordinating all accounting, credit and finance functions. Specific responsibilities include financial and management reporting functions, cash flow, forecasting, and budgeting, along with handling external audits. She will be overseeing and mentoring a staff of five in the accounting department.
“Jennifer will be a great addition to the finance team,” notes Randy Lott, chief financial officer for Samuel Shapiro & Company, Inc. “She brings a skillset and level of experience that will complement our current team, and rounds out our department very nicely. We’re excited to have her on board with us.”
Samuel Shapiro & Company, Inc. has been serving the international trade community since 1915. It was founded in Baltimore, MD (headquarters) and has branch offices in Charleston, SC; Dulles, VA; Philadelphia, PA; Atlanta, GA; and Rosedale, NY. Its corporate mission is “We Deliver. Problem Solved.™” For more information, visit http://www.shapiro.com.