Your Business With James Caan 2017 - 76
Are you looking for business advice but can't
afford to hire a full-time financial director? EFM
could provide the help you're looking for
s a business owner, you know
it can be quite a challenge to
keep track of your finances,
deal with regulatory obligations,
deliver your service or product to
your clients and juggle several other
roles on a daily basis.
This is where EFM can help. We provide
real-life support to businesses that are
concerned about success, growth, risk
reduction and profit maximisation.
EFM is a nationwide team of finance directors
and business advisers delivering "pay as you go"
financial management services to businesses
that want the benefits of a finance director but
without paying an FD's full-time salary.
Most of our clients are SMEs with a strong
desire to achieve their goals - and we are
dedicated to helping them achieve that. EFM's
expert network ensures you get the right
support, from an individual or a small team, and
receive as much or as little input as you require.
Through a nationwide team of over 50 qualified
and experienced experts, EFM provides practical
commercial support to hundreds of growing
businesses across the UK, complementing the
services of your accountant. These include:
Improving business performance, profits,
growth and board-level advisory services
Support for funding and investment,
cashflow/working capital management,
Exit planning to achieve the best return
on investment, while offering strategic
support your management team
Interim assignments (staff cover, year-end
reporting, budgeting and forecasting)
Our work is structured to dovetail with the
unique needs of your business. Our bespoke and
flexible part-time solution matches your exact
requirements, so you pay for only what you
need for the duration of the assignment.
Above all, we deliver practical solutions
to financial management challenges.
Your business success depends
on sound planning and effective
execution. It's not always easy to
do this on your own. Running your
business can be all-consuming - it can
be hard to make the time - and it may
be lonely or confusing.
EFM's business advisers work as part
of your team, collaborating with your
accountant to support, encourage and
challenge business owners, delivering the best
outcomes for investors, staff and customers. If
"I would say that costs for us were
definitely reduced using EFM but
conversely the level of advice we
got was far higher than I could have
afforded to recruit and retain"
J Hofton, partner at SPD