Ben Mekie of Acuity Associates outlines how to solve clients bookkeeping needs without storing up problems.
As an accountant, responding to a request from your clients to find a competent bookkeeper can present significant challenge because:
- They will most likely only need someone part time.
- Nine times out of ten they will insist the person works at their premises.
- They will expect you to provide someone excellent for free.
Of course, if you have your own team of internal bookkeepers you will attempt to persuade them that this is the best solution, but what if they dont budge?
Most of the major recruitment players are less than ideal as they dont specialise in part time bookkeepers. You also...