Delivering Comprehensive, Streamlined Outsourced Bookkeeping Solutions for all of Your Back Office Needs
Supporting Strategies is here to help. When you work with Supporting Strategies, there’s no need to hire a controller, an HR administrator or an accounts payable manager. We can fill all those functions, giving your business one comprehensive, cost-effective, long-term online bookkeeping solution for your back office needs.
For over 15 years, Supporting Strategies has supported thousands of companies to free up their time and streamline their business. Our experienced U.S.-based professionals perform day-to-day bookkeeping as well as high-level controller services. Our team members have an average of 10 years of industry experience. They typically have a bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related discipline, and many hold an advanced degree and/or CPA designation.
We start with efficient, standardized processes that we can customize to fit your company's unique needs. Our team-based workflow model means checks and balances are always in place, minimizing the likelihood of errors.
We collaborate with your team using highly secure, best-of-breed cloud accounting tools, including WorkPlace™, our proprietary workflow management system, and the latest third-party solutions.
Bookkeeping Support Services
Financials, Planning & Analysis
Supporting Strategies provides bookkeeping support that include higher level services, such as management reporting. This may include cash reporting, budget vs. actual analysis and/or a key performance indicators dashboard. We assist with preparing budgets and forecasts and provide analysis on performance against plan. In addition, we fulfill requests from your CPA and field and coordinate filings with state or other government agencies.
Expense & Accounts Payable Management
At Supporting Strategies, as part of our online bookkeeping solutions, we will keep your books in order. When you receive a bill, Supporting Strategies will process it. We will administer your employees’ expense reports, issue and track vendor purchase orders, and track credit card expenses and receipts. And what about your independent contractors? We’ll manage the paperwork and prepare the 1099s for them as well.
Revenue Recognition, Customer Invoicing, and Accounts Receivable
A key part of your business is receiving timely payment for your products and services. Supporting Strategies can help you with customer invoicing and streamline your collections processes to ensure for strong cash flow. We also record revenue and sales receipts, post and apply bank deposits, update client deposit reconciliations as needed and prepare and submit sales-tax filings. We make sure to record your revenue accurately so you get timely information on your business’ performance.
Bookkeeping Support & Month-End Close
A key to a successful business is to keep track of the numbers to see what parts of the business are working and what needs improvement. To ensure your financial information is accurate, Supporting Strategies will perform a monthly closing process to make sure everything is accounted for and will post month-end adjusting entries. We’ll manage inventory activity, manage credit card payment activity, and track customer profitability. We also support additional categorization, such as class or project accounting.
Payroll & Human Resource Administration
As part of our online bookkeeping solutions, Supporting Strategies handles many aspects of payroll administration. We take care of setup, processing, and journal entries and reconciliations. We also help with benefits administration, such as payroll deductions for benefit plans, paid and sick time-off tracking and monitoring retirement plan contributions and limits. In the area of employment assistance, we assist with new hire/termination coordination and manage the employee master file, including following up on missing information/documentation.
Focus on your business
Supporting Strategies provides online bookkeeping support that will enable business owners to have more time to think strategically about their businesses. By outsourcing services such as bookkeeping to professionals, business owners can focus on their core competency.
I had gone through a high-level strategic review of my business. One thing that came out of that was the need to get out of the weeds and start pushing off things that I didn't need to do myself."