Why Accounting Firms Should Care About CFOs!customonecfo
As an accounting firm you spend a great deal of time recording backward-looking data. With current automated systems you even spend time analyzing numbers that are calculated in software, such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems. While the software is quick and removes a lot of accounting drudgery, the numbers still need to be scrutinized to ensure they were input correctly in the program. With those types of systems in place, you may not even run across many Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) in the companies you service. You may not have a good idea what CFOs do for companies. But CFOs and accountants go hand in glove and have a critical relationship in today’s business environment. Here is why you should find out what a CFO is and why your accounting firm should care!