By Stewart Clements, Michael Donnellan, Cedric Read
Many CFOs have led their businesses to speculate in ERP and shared providers on the way to create leaner, extra international association buildings. at the present time, they search extra radical transformation via company strategy outsourcing (BPO). CFO Insights is a pragmatic, finished consultant to this intriguing, fast-growing box. It beneficial properties specialist suggestion from the CFOs of significant businesses around the globe, together with BP, Procter & Gamble, Dell, and Exel. step-by-step, it takes you thru the levels of a profitable outsourcing answer - from comparing companies and contracting, via transition making plans and chance administration.
“We have noticeable price savings each year for every of the thirteen years of our outsourcing event – now, eventually, we're seeing the outsourcing marketplace mature. The development of multi-client facilities will create new worth. As new economical facilities spring up all over the world i need to have easy accessibility to the opportunities.”
—Ala n Eilles, CFO Downstream, BP
“Outsourcing isn't really approximately sitting nonetheless. at the one hand, as CFO, you should be up to speed, and feature the suitable keep watch over mechanisms in position. at the different, this can be an evolving dating the place either events consider empowered and energized to make a true distinction within the business.”
—John Coghlan, workforce Finance Director of Exel
“My view of the CFO’s function is comparatively easy: How do you upload price? The CFO needs to be within the leading edge in knowing, at a strategic point, the relative economics of alternative elements of the enterprise version – and vitally play a decisive position in determining what will be insourced and what could be outsourced.”
—Clayton Daley, CFO, Procter & Gamble
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Tiers one and two account for 80% of Thames Water’s ﬁnance headcount. Most of the ﬁrst tier is outsourced, while second-tier activities – cash management, reconciliation of cash, statutory reporting, and management accounts – are run through a shared service center. The CFO of Thames Water would consider outsourcing the second tier as well, but he draws a line there. ’ Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) is well acquainted with the complex issues involved in choosing how far to commit corporate resources to the care of outside suppliers.
These upbeat results suggest that perceived risks are less daunting than many executives imagine. The list of complaints about suppliers from dissatisﬁed survey respondents included insufﬁcient expertise, high costs, and poor service! If nothing else, the skeptics provide a helpful catalogue of doubts that must be overcome to win a green light for outsourcing. 4 How successful has your experience been with F&A outsourcing? While some doubt, others do! 5, we list the wide range of companies that have signed F&A outsource contracts between 2001 and 2003 (publicly announced).
Veterans of successful arrangements stress that outsourcing does not entail loss of control, but offers an enhanced form of control. ‘It’s very difﬁcult to convince people that they are actually gaining control because outsourcing will free up valuable resources and time to really focus on the things they want to focus on,’ explains Peter Salerno, Ingersoll-Rand’s enterprise-program and BPO-relationship manager. Conﬁdentiality is another worry that outsourcing advocates are eager to lay to rest, arguing that outsourcing providers offer the same levels of professionalism and conﬁdentiality as banks, with which most companies share sensitive internal ﬁ nancial data.
CFO Insights: Achieving High Performance Through Finance Business Process Outsourcing by Stewart Clements, Michael Donnellan, Cedric Read