Project Description

Rocket, a successful marketing company, was built up from scratch by one of its current directors. The company was looking to expand and build on its solid foundations. The directors required enhanced financial resource to take the business to the next level whilst still maintaining tight control over the finances.

The Solution

  • Re-working of financial Board report to provide management with better information for decision-making, including greater in-depth analysis of performance
  • Training and advancement of management accountant
  • Identification of overhead savings
  • Increased focus on profit and loss and cash forecasting
  • Attendance at Board Meetings so as to give a financial expert’s input to high level decisions

The Result

  • The business was kept steady through a turbulent trading time, with net profit margins maintained
  • Greater financial control and analysis, enabling better informed planning and clearer visibility of the financials
  • Rocket is now expecting substantial turnover and profit increases in the following two years, the delivery of which has already begun
“Ascent FD has really helped us to upscale our business, and has always provided excellent recommendations for driving us forward and managing our rapid growth. They continue to be an integral member of our Board of Directors.”
Alan Saunders, MD, Rocket Marketing Group