Accounting has changed a lot since I started out in my career in 1980.
Finance Business Partnering is a model that many finance teams are working towards or have implemented.
Of course one of the big challenges that many finance business partners highlight is a lack of time to focus on the role.
One of the reasons why that is the case because of finance and other business processes aren’t efficient or effective as they could be.
And as a result, a lot of time is spent on work arounds.
To address this many organisations are looking at transforming finance processes.
By making the finance processes more efficient and effective, time is freed up, particularly around the month end reporting.
This was one of several insights that were shared by Finance Process Transformation expert Ed Northcott in a recent video interview.
If you are looking to make a bigger difference and contribution as a finance business partner, watch the video to gain some great insights.