Our members have vast and varied experiences across most industries and this knowledge helps them perform best for other similar businesses. The experience of our members means that they’ll hit the ground running with your business much faster and be able to bring their experience to your business. Industries include:
Real Estate Accounting
Due to the fiduciary nature of the work a real estate agent does for their vendor principals they have operating and trust accounts and these as well as complex and sometimes varied payroll and commission structures make accounting for real estate a particularly unique service.
Building and Construction
Quoting and job costing is often a starting point for business in the construction industry. Once the work commences these businesses need to reach milestones and receive progress payments as well as account and charge for variations. Credit management and accounts receivables are important issues for building and construction companies.
Not For Profit Organisation Accounting
Not-For-Profit (NFP) businesses work to strict and sometimes limited budgets and need to account for and be audited on every transaction in their business. The nature of many NFP’s means that they need to account for all transactions to multiple stakeholders so reporting is very important.
Professional Service Accounting
Professional services firms include accountants, designers, IT, legal practitioners, recruitment businesses and businesses which earn money based on professional service fees. Productivity is of the utmost importance and time management and reporting can help refine the productivity process and make the business more profitable.
Import and Distribution Accounting
Currency fluctuations and hedging are important considerations for importers and so to is handling of GST. Where stock is held in large quantities and for extended periods inventory management and reporting is important for business and financial success. Price modelling, inventory, Deferred GST and credit management can make a very big difference at this scale.
From small cafes, fast food restaurants and large sit down restaurants, hospitality makes up a massive part of our modern consumer society. High rent and staff costs and good POS systems are big factors in running and efficient, systemised business at a good profit.
Retail shops are similar to hospitality businesses where the inventory is more tangible and more like the inventory for import and distribution businesses. Inventory management and reporting is critical and good POS and merchant services to manage the many small transactions are cornerstone processes that every good retailer needs to have.