Apps Associates – Office of the CFO

What does the Office of the CFO (OCFO) look like as we head in 2022?  The OCFO will continue to provide leadership in strategic planning, budgeting and financial management with the goal of a high performing team that consistently delivers value and ensures financial control in the organization. On top of that we see the CFO role continuing to evolve. IT spend is embedded into almost every proposed project and CFO’s have a bigger impact in what is selected, including for their own office. As a CFOs role is elevated, they need to stay on of top business operations more so than ever, spending additional time focused on managing their resources towards activities and strategies that yield positive impact.

CFOs are involved in everything from strategic planning, data management, information technology, business planning, risk management, procurement, compliance, and other types of operational roles.  Finance is becoming one of the top ways for businesses to utilize data in the workplace. Finance leaders need tools and technology that help them stay on top of the ever changing landscape to create positive change. The use of technology lends itself perfectly to Finance. Apps enables OCFOs and finance report financial data with newfound confidence like never before.

Apps Associates is Application Services partner with deep EPM and Office of the CFO expertise that can help transform your back office systems to a growth platform for the future.

Whether it Advisory Services around Financial Close & Consolidation; Financial Planning and Reporting Strategy; Chart of Accounts Design, Financial Cloud Adoption and/or Internal controls and compliance for Cloud Financials. We can implement your Oracle Planning and Budget Cloud Service (PBCS), Oracle Consolidation and Close Cloud Service (FCCS) and Oracle Account Reconciliation Cloud Service (PBCS). We can also manage your environment with cost effective break/fix support, user adoption and training and enablement of new features for continuous innovation.

Our solutions are comprehensive and designed to elevate performance while supporting the CFO to deliver enterprise value and business strategy. We offer an array of services to meet the OCFO’s every changing needs including:

  • Assessments
  • Strategy
  • Accounting & Financial Reporting
  • Budget, Planning and Close
  • Performance Reporting
  • Analytics
  • Optimization
  • Transformation

Apps Associates is here to help.

Apps Associates has a rich history of delivering world class EPM specific solutions that addresses CFO’s pain points, industry needs and regulatory requirements. We understand that the OCFO have special needs and are experiencing explosive growth. Finance leaders across the world are seeing increased challenges and demands regardless of geography, industry or sector. Many organizations start small and simply from a system perspective. As the business evolves and growth accelerates, lack of a more comprehensive, robust solution can stall your organization’s success.

That’s where Apps Associates excels. As an Oracle Partner since 2002, Apps Associates has been providing Oracle based EPM solutions for almost twenty years. We help empower our customers on their organizational journey by delivering robust EPM solutions on time and on budget. We have experienced, Finance Implementation Consultants with deep business and technical backgrounds.

Our customer list is extensive and our track record speaks for itself. We deliver efficient, high quality, compliant implementations that incorporate rigorous quality and documentation to help plan and budget faster and more efficiently.

A Sampling of Our Customers Include

Aarons
Related
Clean Harbor
Grange Insurance

For a business looking to scale, automation is key – and there’s a limit to what excel can do standalone. EPM is the solution for your financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting, and aligning your business and technical needs. As an Oracle partner since 2002 with over 450 implementations completed successfully, Apps Associates can support and guide your finance teams before, during and after the implementation takes place, leaving them feeling confident in the new environment.

Apps Associates helps support OCFO strategic goals as well as supporting offices such as Office of Budget, Office of Financial Management, Office of Analytics, Performance and Improvement and Office of Regional Financial Management. We are a proactive business partner that helps you drive organizational effectiveness and operational efficiency. We know that building value for the business and elevating decision-making capacity is paramount. Apps’ solutions are designed and implemented to construct transparency, compliance and continuity. We provide strategies and solutions that deliver results and enables finance to operate more effectively and efficiently.We have the services, finance focus, technical depth and credentials to drive the results your business needs:

EPM Highlights:

Services

Services

  • Strategy & Roadmap Development
  • Implementation of all Oracle EPM modules – Cloud and On Premise
  • On premise to Cloud Migrations
  • Hosting, Upgrades, and Support services

Key Facts

Key Facts

  • 50+ practitioners
  • 450+ Implementations
  • 60+ Managed services clients
  • 40+ Hosted clients

Finance Focus

Finance Focus

  • Solution aligned with business goal and Financial Reporting objectives
  • Best Practice design and business process improvement
  • 100% user adoption

Technical Depth

Technical Depth

  • Solution aligned with business goal and Financial Reporting objectives
  • Best Practice design and business process improvement
  • 100% user adoption

Credentials

Credentials

  • Finance process experts experienced in running and leading finance organizations
  • Average 12-15 years of experience
  • Advanced Finance degrees
  • Oracle EPM certifications