Kim Szatko has nearly 25 years of experience in accounting in both public and private sectors, including the agriculture, energy and telecommunications industries.
Her background includes budget and forecast preparation and analytics, merger and acquisition due diligence, contract review, derivative accounting, risk controls and analysis, tax, cost accounting and fund accounting and monthly reporting to owners and executive management.
She specializes in the development of financial and operational strategies, metrics to evaluate results and at risk, and controls to preserve company assets and report accurate results.
As controller of an international commodity trading business in the energy industry, she built the mid- and back-office processes from the ground up, modeling them after other successful business units in the multibillion-dollar company. She was responsible for building the zero-based annual budget for the commodity trading unit and monthly financial and risk reporting to the executive management team. Directing a team of 12 employees, she also managed the cost accounting for inventory at various terminals and facilities across the globe.
In her role as vice president of administration for a regulated communications company, she was responsible for the company’s financials, ensuring they complied with Part 32 accounting recording keeping rules set by the Federal Communications Commission.
Her public accounting experience includes tax work with individuals and corporations in the agriculture industry and audit work for government entities, including schools, small municipalities and housing authorities.
CFO Systems, LLC
Tenaska Commodities, LLC (Renewable Energy)
Clarks Telecommunications (Communications)
Vice President of Administration
Alvin Alms & Co (Public Accounting)
Phone 402.884.0066 ext.142