Outsourced Accounting Advisory Services

PRIMARY CONTACTS: Adam Goode, CPA (Pittsburgh), Nick Lombardo (Columbus)

Outsource Accounting Advisory Overview

Focused on providing accounting leadership and support services to businesses that either have limited resources or wish to supplement their existing resources with additional technical expertise, Schneider Downs Outsourced Accounting Advisory Services brings the right talent and expertise to you. This service provides as-needed, part-time or full-time support to your accounting and finance needs. Included in this group are subject matter experts who have assisted companies manage the following projects:

Accounting and Finance Leadership - Outsourced CFO Services

We have professionals who are available to function as your CFO or controller on an as-needed, part-time or full-time basis.  This may be limited to certain tasks, or expanded to cover the full duties of the role.   Larger companies may benefit from these services during periods of transition or based on specific transactions, while smaller companies often benefit through part-time or periodic senior-level financial oversight.  Schneider Downs offers:

  • Strategic Financial Leadership
  • CFO, Controller, Management and Other Functions
  • Stabilization of the Accounting Function
  • Customized Services Responsive to the Needs of the Company

Other Accounting and Finance Outsourced Projects

We provide a host of accounting and finance support beyond just the CFO and controller roles.  These may include functions within payroll, treasury management, tax and other tasks within your accounting and finance organizations. Our team stands ready to assist you with any other project needs, including:

  • Improving IT Systems
  • Product Costing
  • Departmental Reporting
  • Tracking of Capital Expenditures and Related Depreciation of Assets
  • Inventory Management
  • Assisting with Financing Needs
  • Assisting with Buy/Sell Decision-Making

Data Analysis - Budgeting, Forecasting, Benchmarking and Other Financial Modeling

We provide various accounting and finance data analytics and analysis to businesses that are focused on making stronger business decisions. These services include:

  • Budgeting and Forecasting Activities
  • Trend and Ratio Analysis
  • Benchmarking and Other Financial Modeling

In addition, Schneider Downs professionals routinely provide clients with recommendations based on our analysis.

Audit Readiness

Schneider Downs provides audit readiness services to companies that have historically either not received an audit or need assistance in preparing for one.  These services could be provided for the entire audit or only unique or complex elements of the audit (e.g., opening balance sheet, impairment, etc.).  We ensure amounts are reported appropriately and can assist in preparing underlying audit supporting documentation


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