Financial Director Service for Small Companies
Maybe as a SME, Small to Medium Sized Enterprise you are not quite big enough to employ a full time Finance Director? - Never the less you would like the input of someone at Board level that can discuss the Financial results of the Company with you ( and explain them in detail to you) and discuss , advise and assist with Strategic planning for the business. Help you with Cash Flows, Forecasts, Budgets, Implementation of new MIS - Management Information Systems.
Advise and assist in all areas of your business, growth strategies , HR issues, Sales and marketing, production and logistics.
My availability in 2017
Having now stepped back from some roles I now have some limited availability to help a very small number of carefully selected businesses. If your business or charity needs some additional support in the finance area then maybe i can help you.
More than just a bean counter..
You don't just get a bean counter with me.. you get someone with not only a wealth of business and commercial experience ( who can count beans) but someone who with your help will drive your business to the success it deserves.
Costs and Time
We will discuss and agree the amount of time and costs involved , this is likely to be range from 1 to 4 days a month due to my other time commitments.
Who am I ?
Hello my name is Martyn Smith A.F.A. I am a Incorporated Financial Accountant, Member of The Institute of Financial Accountants. I have run my own firm of Accountants and Business Advisors themobileaccountant for the last 30 years and have a vast amount of experience in dealing with businesses like yours.
More about me...
I am a qualified Accountant with a proven track record of achievement at a senior level with a balance of financial and people skills. I understand where the value creation is in the business and identify opportunities for growth and increasing profitability and efficiency I have a commercial focus, excellent motivational communication and people skills and the personal stature to influence at board level and represent the Company externally.
I have for the last 30 years run my own small accountancy and business advice practice in that time I have dealt with all manor of small and medium sized enterprises dealing with all statutory compliance matters involving taxation and accounts specialising in the set up and administering of management accounting systems and procedures.
I am also a leading Quickbooks Pro Advisor advising all businesses and charities and training on how to get the most out of their financial systems.
I also act on a part time basis in advisory capacity as a part time FD for those businesses not large enough to employ a full time FD and in doing so fill a gap so often missing. I bring a fresh straight forward honest open approach without the jargon so often employed by others.
I am based in Brighton and Hove and travel though out the South East, presently able to offer my expertise on a part time basis as Non Exec Director Finance related or more hands on Financial Controller roles.
I have built a reputation for quality, service and reliability and have outstanding customer focus .I'm an incisive Commercial Finance Director bringing together performance reporting whilst consolidating monthly and annual accounts in a timely, accurate and meaningful manner.
My range of diverse responsibilities includes:
• Ensuring all monthly controls and processes are followed highlighting any risks
• Producing monthly financial reports for the Board
• Providing strategic financial analysis and advice
• Maintaining tight financial controls across the business
• Preparation of annual budgets and quarterly forecasts
• Performance monitoring and reporting
• Working capital management and analysing major capital expenditure projects
• Development of business processes and management information systems
• Review of proposals and formulation of financial policies, targets and budgets
• Guidance and support to the senior management team
• Resource management, allocation and development
I look forward to helping you turn your business dreams into reality.
What could you expect from me ?
What would I expect from you ?