An experienced CFO drives forward business strategy, working out the implications of the status quo against the opportunities that change could bring you; exploring opportunities that you may not have had time to consider; providing the expertise manage transformation.

The flexibility of our outsourced CFO service means that business owners who don’t have the immediate need or budget for a full-time CFO can still experience these benefits.

Some examples of how BKL Advance builds value:

Financial management

  • Overseeing management accounts: P&L, balance sheet and cashflow
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Meeting external reporting obligations (including annual audit process)

Strategic planning

  • Risk assessment, and management
  • Recommending new business opportunities
  • Fundraising
  • Mergers & acquisitions, from due diligence and negotiations to post-deal planning
  • Exit strategies

Operational skills

  • Upgrades to financial and non-financial reporting and KPIs
  • Adding to and improving internal systems and processes – and guiding your team through these changes
  • Budgeting, cashflow management and forecasting

Business support and advice

  • Monitoring compliance with UK (and international) laws and regulations
  • Tax planning and legal issues
  • Pensions and insurance
  • Securing preferential rates and improved terms with banks
  • HR and people-related issues
  • Championing your business’s culture, vision and values