Our accounting solutions include the delivery of professional accounting services, payroll bureau and training programmes in accounting & payroll software and financial planning.
We deliver high-quality services to our clients. We partner with you to enable you to focus on the development and growth of your business. Our services will be customised to your needs.
Profile of Bryan O'Donnell
Bryan O'Donnell leads the Accounting Services division at Assist. Bryan is a chartered accountant and also holds a BComm degree. Bryan has worked in industry for the past
20 years in a variety of management roles both in the UK and in Ireland. His particular expertise is in the development of financial & business plans and managing the finance & administration departments for client companies.
Consultant Financial Controller
You may need an accountant to assist you in the day-to-day running of your business - but not full-time. Our Consultant Financial Controller service is aimed at meeting this need.
We can fulfill short-term assignments to cover staff absences, year-end accounting and reporting or budget preparation. This service is ideally suited to either multinational or indigenous start-ups or enterprises, which are growing through either acquisition or organically.
We are also available to participate on due diligence teams and can advise you in your negotiations.
Our financial control services will provide you with a qualified accountant on-site at your offices at a frequency appropriate to your needs; this may be one day a week or one day a month or such other frequency as required.
We can handle the day-to-day management of the finance function, assist you in the management of your business, liaise with banks, grant-aid bodies (local or national), pensions and other matters. We can implement the internal controls necessary to keep your business profitable. Our service is flexible and is aimed at fulfilling your needs, when you require us.
Our bookkeeping services are ideal for small to medium size enterprises or start-up companies who have a short-term need to handle day-to-day accounting and administration requirements.
This service includes,
Invoicing your customers for your services and products
Processing your suppliers invoices and arranging payment schedules
Recording all receipts and payments
Preparation and submission of VAT Returns and monthly payroll taxes
Preparation of management accounts (per month, quarterly, half-year)
for your business - allowing you to effectively manage and control
Preparing year-end reports and audit schedules ready for your auditor/accountant
Liaising with the auditors to ensure the smooth completion of your
annual reporting requirements
We use software which is Euro compliant and can handle foreign currency transactions.
Our payroll bureau services will take care of all your payroll requirements. We can process any payroll frequency you require i.e. weekly, bi-weekly or monthly payrolls. We will deliver your payroll reports and payslips on dates to suit your business.
We use state of the art payroll software, which is Euro compliant and which is capable of handling any number of employees.
Payroll processing has become increasingly complex with the introduction of new tax rates, frequent changes in tax-free allowances, tax bands and PRSI rates. This makes it increasingly difficult to keep up to date and to ensure your payroll is properly processed.
Whether you currently use computer software or manually process your payroll our bureau services can benefit you - by freeing up staff resources within the company so that they are available for more productive areas in your business.
Our payroll bureau service will deliver the following,
The business plan is a critical document used to identify the key marketing and growth strategies and financial projections for your business.
We can assist you to prepare your business plan and the associated financial projections linking your sales and marketing projections to the anticipated financial performance of your business. This may be used when approaching banks or grant-aid bodies for new finance to facilitate the development of your business. We can attend meetings with you to facilitate this process.