RSM Global

Global case studies

Understanding is what we do. Here are some examples of how we serve global clients across borders through the power of understanding.

A meaty internal audit client utilises RSM talent

2 March 2017
RSM, through an integrated and coordinated approach with its member firms, developed detailed audit programmes for meat manufacturer  in accordance with industry “leading practices” that are designed to assess internal control effectiveness in a harmonised fashion for the US domestic and international locations selected for internal audits.

Quick thinking saves technology company after external audit

2 March 2017
An external audit firm noted that as a result of the failure they would be required to expand their scope of their work to perform a full SOD assessment for all areas addressed in the financial controls at all locations that are significant. The additional cost to RSM's client would have been estimated to be $400,000 if not resolved.

RSM optimise internal audit function

2 March 2017
RSM was engaged by a transport and logistics company to develop Internal Audit function, to evaluate the existing Internal Control System (ICS) and the Risk Management System (RMS) in order to optimise and integrate existing systems for establishing a comprehensive Compliance Management System (CMS).

A systematic approach to internal audit

2 March 2017
RSM was engaged by a Healthcare trust in order to support the Director of Finance & Information (DFI) in re-establishing financial control and subsequently rebuilding the finance function of the Trust. Our role was primarily focused on three key objectives: support the creation of a financial strategy, review and redesign of the Finance Team structure, and interaction with operations and interim support.

RSM helps NGO re-establish financial control

2 March 2017
RSM was engaged by a Department for International Development to provide forensic audit and system security audit services support to the corresponding national audit office (NAO) following the discovery that over 500 lines of accounting entries had been deleted from the financial system. 

RSM improves bank’s internal audit function

2 March 2017
RSM was hired by the client to work alongside the internal audit manager of a bank, assisting with risk assessment, audit planning and a co-sourced execution of the annual internal audit plan under the oversight of the Bank’s audit committee.  

Communication is pivotal for global manufacturer

5 October 2015
Case study details   Sector: Engineering and ManufacturingClient: One of the largest manufacturers of plant and heavy machinery with revenue in excess of ¥6b Requirement: Audit, Financial Statements & Advisory Region: Worldwide

The focus on processes keeps finance functioning worldwide

5 October 2015
Case study details   Client: A global manufacturer and distributor, with over 60% market share in its sector Sector: Telecommunications Requirement: Outsourced Finance Functions Region: 30+ countries in North America, Asia, EMEA, and South America

Speed is key for global logistics company

5 October 2015
Case study details   Client: One of the largest providers of warehousing services in the United States, which has 32m sq. feet of warehousing Sector: 3PL (third-party logistics) Requirement: Accounting assistance, audit & tax work

Global manufacturer relies on trusted relationships

5 October 2015
Case study details   Client: A global manufacturer and distributor, with over 55,000 products Sector: Biomedical and life sciences Requirement: Statutory audit, tax compliance and advisory. Region: Asia Pacific and North America