Financial Accounting Toolkit

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Warrant that your organization recommends Internal Control and fiscal control policies related to internal Financial Accounting Systems and procedures and develops internal and fiscal control Policies and Procedures.

More Uses of the Financial Accounting Toolkit:

  • Provide sufficient analysis of account activity for specifically assigned balance sheet accounts and reconcile any discrepancies.

  • Raise a flag if a project is going over budget or overspending on equipment and technologies.

  • Perform accounting research to supplement with technical references and articulate why certain accounting standards used in place of others.

  • Ensure It Management is updated on local it status on assigned support and project related activity.

  • Provide alternative system changes to business owners to help support changes in user requirements, communicating the benefits, cost and limitations of each approach.

  • Be accountable for providing database queries and diagnostic scripts to gather information for effective analysis.

  • Methodize: work closely with the sales team to negotiate resolution of customer issues to receive payments and release orders.

  • Be accountable for purchasing, receiving, warehousing, Inventory Control, supply distribution; Financial Accounting of supplies distributed, and lost charge management.

  • Drive to improve accounting processes and utilization of Financial Accounting Systems and automation opportunities to increase productivity and optimize data efficiency and quality.

  • Evaluate: formal training in project and Process Management, Financial Accounting, Business Strategy and operations and/or sales/marketing operations desired

  • Develop, implement, and oversee complex general Accounting Systems, procedures, and policies.

  • Develop and implement financial procedures and controls consistent with legal requirements and professional standards.

  • Ensure your business complies; completes External Audit by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts and providing information for auditors.

  • Adhere to corporate accounting policies for Financial Accounting and reporting requirements in relation to IFRS.

  • Confirm your organization ensures the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions.

  • Maintain accounting records in an organized confidential manner and support Corporate record retention policy.

  • Govern: conduct business with the highest standards of personal, professional, and ethical conduct.

  • Ensure you spearhead; understand Internal Control design concepts to assess the effectiveness of controls and design new effective processes and controls for emerging and growing business activities.

  • Protect assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing Internal Controls over accounts payable, fixed assets, and Accounts Receivable processes.

  • Remain current on Financial Reporting requirements, applicable regulations, processes, etc.

  • Manage work with External Auditors and ensure critical information is received timely for the annual and quarterly audits.

  • Ensure your planning creates detailed quantitative modeling of financial data from multiple external sources.

  • Ensure you advise; lead business Data Processing particularly related to the processing of accounting and financial information.

  • Maintain accounting practices that comply with the most recent international Financial Reporting standards.

  • Confirm your corporation complies; monitors departmental activities to ensure the efficiency of all operational procedures and Financial Accounting Systems.

  • Analyze and evaluate complex financial and accounting data, operations and problems and reach sound conclusions.

  • Manage to ensure Financial Accounting and management reporting are in accordance with GAAP, IFRS and organization policy.

  • Make sure that your organization prepares and analyzes various management reports in accordance with departmental guidelines.

  • Manage to verify the accuracy and the validity of the accounting data and to ensure that the subsidiary accounts agree with the official accounting records.

  • Drive projects, provide accounting guidance and often serve as first point of contact for finance and business partners to resolve issues.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Financial Accounting Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any Financial Accounting related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Financial Accounting specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Financial Accounting Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a Data Driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...

STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Financial Accounting improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Have you achieved Financial Accounting improvements?

  2. What happens when a new employee joins your organization?

  3. How have you defined all Financial Accounting requirements first?

  4. How do you ensure that implementations of Financial Accounting products are done in a way that ensures safety?

  5. What are your Financial Accounting processes?

  6. Do you effectively measure and reward individual and team performance?

  7. What Financial Accounting capabilities do you need?

  8. What would have to be true for the option on the table to be the best possible choice?

  9. Do you aggressively reward and promote the people who have the biggest impact on creating excellent Financial Accounting services/products?

  10. What is the kind of project structure that would be appropriate for your Financial Accounting project, should it be formal and complex, or can it be less formal and relatively simple?

Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Financial Accounting book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Financial Accounting self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Financial Accounting Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Financial Accounting areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Financial Accounting Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline Data Protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:


STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Financial Accounting projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Financial Accounting Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Financial Accounting project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Financial Accounting project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Financial Accounting project team have enough people to execute the Financial Accounting project plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Financial Accounting project plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete Financial Accounting Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log

4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Financial Accounting project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance

5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Financial Accounting project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Financial Accounting project with this in-depth Financial Accounting Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Financial Accounting projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Financial Accounting and put Process Design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Financial Accounting investments work better.

This Financial Accounting All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.


Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.