• Nestor V
  • Project Manager
  • Last/current workplace: Independent Consulting-Colombia
  • 36 years old from Melbourne and Inner Suburbs, VIC

Introduction

Bilingual professional with diverse management, finance, and data analysis experience. Performing as an employee and as a consultant in not-for-profit and for-profit organizations/companies in the United States and South America. Able to design and implement tools for monitoring performance and reporting results in a glance. Goal oriented and creative problem solver, who can lead and make assertive decisions in restricted circumstances. A strategic thinker driving change within the organization, through acting as a process improvement and integration expert navigating the needs of multiple stakeholder groups. Master of Project Management student interested in part-time or consulting opportunities that match my specialty areas (business analytics, budget/financial planning, technology and healthcare informatics, and data analysis and interpretation).

Employment History

  • Independent Consulting-Colombia

    • May 2018 - Oct 2019
    Advised companies on strategic alternatives, analysis, growth opportunities, and efficiency initiatives. Assignments include: • EIC Ingenieria SAS in Neiva, Huila. Jan – Oct 2019. Consulted their finance and business operation. Implemented strategies to expand their operation in the region by opening a second branch and set strategies to improve their cash flow. • Spectrum Colombia in Neiva, Huila. May – July 2018. Elaborated the budget of Capital Expenditure for their start up in Colombia.
  • Independent Consulting-United States

    • Nov 2015 - Mar 2018
    Advised companies on strategic alternatives, analysis, growth opportunities, and efficiency initiatives. Assignments include: • Sunrise Languages Academy in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Mar 2017 – Mar 2018. Consulted their finance and business operation. Set-up a financial information system and it was improved their tax planning. It was implemented strategies to improve the marketing of their business. • The Alamo Area Resource Center (AARC) in San Antonio, TX. Nov 2015. Consulted their Ryan White Grant application for Fiscal Year 2016 (for a five-year cycle); this agency obtained the top rate among their competitors in Bexar County.
  • Southwest Care Centre-United States

    • Dec 2012 - Mar 2016
    • Designed and built data dashboards and reports, summarizing data from three information systems (EMR, CAREWare, and Financial Edge) for the Senior Executive Team and Board of Directors (to monitor the operation and financial performance of the organization). • Prepared and submitted deliverables to State and Federal parties for ADA designation, Meaningful Use I, and RSR (Ryan White). Making the organization to be the best one in reporting data with quality in New Mexico (by improving the tools to capture data in the existing EMR). • Built the organization’s budget two years with an accuracy of 92%. This fact ensured the sustainability of the services financed by State and Federal grants (HOPWA, Ryan White). • Helped with the financial feasibility of merging with another clinic that had been operating for 40 years. • Made the financial evaluation to open two more clinics in Santa Fe, NM.
  • Southwest Care Centre-United States

    • Jun 2011 - Dec 2012
    • Conducted in-depth interviews and assessments of patients to identify psychological, economic, and social risk factors in order to develop an ongoing care plan to improve client's health and quality of life outcomes. • Team-work to ensure the patient adherence to services by working with other departments. Making the patient-population with a viral suppression above the nation average. • Served as a group facilitator using public speaking skills in a community with diverse backgrounds. • After six months in this role, surpassed the monthly federal goal of patient-focused-time, and maintained this performance till I was promoted internally to finance department.
  • Families & Youth Inc.-United States

    • Jun 2010 - Jun 2011
    • Managed an HIV prevention program and met the grant goals within the assigned budget by leading a team (staff and volunteers), and by applying strategies to access hard-to-reach populations of southern area of New Mexico. • Certified to provide personal empowerment and health care education to Latino and African American population.

Skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • Business Analysis
  • Data Analysis
  • Project Management
  • PowerPoint
  • Multi Operation
  • Accounting Experience
  • Software - Word

Certificates

  • Certificate in Project Management

Education History

  • Torrens University current

    Master of Project Management
  • New Mexico State University current

    Master of Business Administration
  • Universidad Externado de Colombia current

    Specialization in Corporate-Control Management