RSM New Zealand

Outsourcing services

RSM’s business outsourcing solutions enable you to focus on adding value to your business.

We understand that every business is different, and that for some enterprises, the financial administration of the business can present an impractical challenge. Of course, every business owner wants to spend more of their time and resources focused on value-adding processes, which is where RSM’s outsourcing specialists can help.

Our outsourced CFO services utilise our in-depth knowledge and heritage in accountancy, advisory and audit to offer streamlined bookkeeping and accounting solutions for your business. From general ledger maintenance and transaction processing to the full preparation of the management accounts, our services are individually tailored to your business, so you can focus on what matters.

Why consider business outsourcing services?

There are any number of reasons to outsource your accounting responsibilities. Particularly in the early stages of a business lifecycle, you may not have the staff specialism or resources in your team to efficiently carry out the accounting process. Similarly, you may wish to focus key resources elsewhere.

Fundamentally, RSM’s outsourced CFO services allow you spend more time focused on the successful operation of your core business, while our expertise covers the financial administration, as per your requirements. Our personalised approach provides you with essential, useful and actionable management information, so you enjoy every benefit of a dynamic finance department via our business outsourcing specialists.

Our outsourcing solutions

Our CFO offering covers every area of financial responsibility, from core transactional duties to management accounts, tax function and MI provisions. Whether you’re looking for comprehensive outsourcing services or a singular specific function to be carried out, we can tailor our duties to your business requirements.

Our services include:

  • Bookkeeping
  • Preparation of budgets, management accounts and periodic financial analyses
  • Provision of temporary or part-time accounting assistance
  • Design and implementation of accounting systems
  • Preparation of accounting manuals
  • Payroll services
  • Corporate secretarial services
  • Assisting clients with their business entry strategy into the country
  • Setting up new legal entities
  • Maintaining minutes and other legal documents
  • Non-executive directorships
  • Preparing and submitting annual returns

No matter what services you require, RSM guarantees the highest professional standard of work.

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29 May 2017
Narrow-scope amendments to the presentation of financial statements for for-profit entities

Narrow-scope amendments to the presentation of financial statements for for-profit entities

An initiative was launched internationally to explore how disclosures in IFRS can be amended to improve the way in which information is disclosed and presented in financial statements. Narrow-scope amendments to IAS 1 were issued by the IASB and approved by the NZASB for use in NZ IFRS.
10 May 2017

Struggling to find a work/life balance?

There simply aren’t enough hours in a day to accomplish the things you want in your business let alone in other areas of your life – time with your family, time to relax, read a book, or do something just because it’s fun.
7 July 2016
A spotlight on transport

A spotlight on transport

Profit margin is a measure used to define job effectiveness.  Third party logistics (3PL) companies remain relevant and competitive by being cost effective.  Longer route times, trickier cargo and an increase in customer demand around time and cost have driven the need for 3PL companies to collaborate for effective solutions.
6 April 2016
A spotlight on transport

Governance 101

At RSM we love to share good ideas, innovation, and helpful resources. The team at Sport NZ are in our view leaders in providing useful information and educational material to sports organisations. However much of this good information equally translates to valuable resources for the wider NFP/Charitable sector.
5 April 2016
Merger Delivers Growth for RSM in New Zealand

Merger Delivers Growth for RSM in New Zealand

The merger of chartered accounting firms RSM and Nexia New Zealand’s Auckland operations will deliver a stronger, mid-market offering in accounting and business solutions.
1 April 2016
New Trends in Financial Reporting – Integrated Reporting

New Trends in Financial Reporting – Integrated Reporting

In an earlier article we have previously written about new trends influencing financial reporting including the concept of Integrated Reporting. 
24 March 2016
Innovation a mainstay in modern business  

Innovation a mainstay in modern business  

Innovation is crucial to the continuing success of any organisation, no longer relegated to the back-burner, innovation has now become a necessity in modern day business. Whether you are looking to streamline processes and procedures or embarking on transforming your ideas into reality, being innovative is an important ingredient when
22 March 2016

Holiday pay and entitlements: How to calculate

Public holidays, annual closedowns, different pay rates – there are many considerations in the run-up to Christmas apart from buying presents. Take the time to calculate and pay your staff what they’re entitled to Employees are entitled to a paid day off on a public holiday if it would otherwise be a working day.
30 November 2015
Who holds the keys to change?

Who holds the keys to change?

Getting change to occur in any organisation is difficult. Often it seems even more so in the NFP/charity sector. We explore some of the reasons why and seek to answer the question; “Who holds the most effective keys to facilitating change.” Background
14 July 2015
Impact of New Zealand's financial reporting changes

Impact of New Zealand's financial reporting changes

There has been huge change in financial reporting legislation in New Zealand in recent years. A direct result is different financial reporting and assurance requirements for different types of entities going forward.
25 February 2015
Your organisation is at risk from fraud!

Your organisation is at risk from fraud!

Hopefully that headline gets your attention. Sadly in our experience as auditors this statement is true. We are yet to find the perfectly protected organisation when it comes to fraud risk. However there are some basic things any organisation can do to help protect itself.
14 February 2015
What you need to know about share based payments

What you need to know about share based payments

A key challenge for owners big and small is how best to keep the attention and motivation of management aligned with those of the board and ultimately the owners of a company.
7 October 2014

How can we help you?

Contact us by phone 0800 774 623 or submit your questions, comments, or proposal requests.