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Resume of:

Robert J. Roth

(619) 318-2751




Results-driven management professional offering 20 years of leadership experience in the United States Navy and within the private sector providing strategic management in the areas of operations, finance, development of personnel and process improvement. Highly focused visionary with the knowledge necessary to achieve and oversee organizational missions and to meet daily objectives. Comfortable in fast paced, high stress environments requiring attention to detail, and quick adaptation to constantly changing priorities. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to instruct, mentor and train individuals and groups.


Areas of Expertise:

*  Finance/Accounting

*  Budget Management

*  Customer Service

*  Operations Management

*  Contract Negotiation

*  Management/Supervision

*  Training/Development/Mentoring

*  Change/Crisis Management

*  Problem Identification and Resolution



United States Navy – San Diego, CA                                                                                                               05/2001 – Present

Chief Personnel Specialist/Project Developer/Educational Service Officer

*  Manage the administrative, IT, supply and logistics tasks for a department of 11

*  Design and produce multimedia presentations and publications for distribution throughout the command

*  Develop and coordinate worldwide outreach exhibit booths

*  Organize, facilitate, coordinate and report command’s monthly training requirements for over 380 personnel

*  Created and administered a web portal for six carriers, seven reserve units, and over 350 personnel

*  Coordinate and process the endorsement of pay orders for 300 reserve personnel

*  Provide Carrier support to include: detachment organization, shipboard messing and berthing assignments

*  Provide on-site technical support and training for Microsoft applications

*  Streamline processes and oversee the administration department’s responsibilities and operations

*  Administer command intranet, ensuring information dissemination to all members

*  Administer all command  communication networks


JLG Industries, Inc. – Riverside, CA                                                                                                               06/2007 – 09/2008


*  Analyzed, reconciled, certified general ledgers, factory/vendor statements, warranty receivables, and processed journal entries

*  Prepared financial reports including Balance Sheets, Profit/Loss Statements and Stop Loss Recovery

*  Prepared sales tax, unsecured property tax and payroll tax returns

*  Established service operations managed the facility and established vendor accounts

*  Trained all employees on computers, software policies and procedures


Self Employed/Consulting – Riverside, CA                                                                                                         05/1997 – 06/2007

Staff Accountant through Controller

*  Processed A/P, A/R, P/R and journal entries

*  Analyzed, reconciled and certified general ledgers, factory statements and flooring accounts

*  Administered loan participations, institutional and investment portfolios

*  Prepared financial reports to include: Balance Sheet, P/L Call Reports and Stop/Loss Recovery

*  Set and reviewed internal control measures

*  Audited internal departments, corporate and franchise stores and independent dealerships

*  Supervised accounting, inventory control, parts, shipping/receiving, sales and administrative staff

*  Administered payroll (US and International) and benefits

*  Trained employees on computers, software, policies and procedures


Lotus of Orange County – Costa Mesa, CA                                                                                                      01/2001 to 01/2002

Operations Manager

*  Processed A/P, A/R, P/R and journal entries

*  Analyzed and reconciled general ledgers

*  Set up and administered I.S.

*  Developed and maintained company web-site

*  Provided customer service and inventory control

*  Established full dealership operations

*  Trained all employees on computers, software, policies and procedures




Platinum Motors – Santa Ana, CA                                                                                                                                            08/1999 – 01/2001



Graman USA, Inc. Fountain Valley, CA                                                                                                                                         01/1996 – 05/1997
Accounting Manager


Republic Bank – Torrance, CA                                                                                                                                                 11/1995 - 11/1995
Accounting Specialist


McDonnell Douglas West Federal Credit Union – Huntington Beach, CA                                                                                                     02/1991 – 01/1995
Staff Accountant


Woodrow Wilson High School, Long Beach, CA                                                                                                                                09/1985 – 06/1988


University of Phoenix, Fountain Valley, CA                                                                                                                                    10/1993 – 10/1997




*  Navy Commendation Medal

*  Navy and Marine Corps Service Medal (3)

*  Reserve Meritorious Service Medal (3)

*  Sailor of the Year 2008

*  Sailor of the Year 2007


References available upon request.