Epiphany Accounting Solutions
At Epiphany Accounting Solutions we know the value great bookkeeping brings to the financial wellbeing of a business. We strive to provide this to our clients consistently, all the time.
With the usef cloud based accounting software systems and the right apps for your business means that we can work dynamically, in real time, with a right now management accounting focus towards our clients accounts. This changes the way monthly accounting can be used. Moving from a historical information basis to a dynamic tool providing up-to-date information for business owners.
We love small business.
Small businesses really are at the heart of what makes New Zealand so unique. They bring a wealth of diversity, variety, reliability, community, craftsmanship, design and innovation that helps make New Zealand so well known worldwide.
Small businesses makes up the majority of businesses in New Zealand. At the same time business owners are increasingly working longer hours, 7 days a week and often overwhelmed with stress and the relentless responsibilities of compliance coupled with difficulty in managing cash flow. An incredibly large % of new business owners give up from burn out in the first three years of business, with financial stress being the number one stressor. At EAS we seek to ease that burden by doing what we love, bookkeeping and accounting, leaving you time to focus on what is important to you.
We work to ensure that your business foundations are as solid as possible by providing reliable, consistent, intelligent business accounting and bookkeeping that allows you to make decisions in real time based on up-to-date information. We seek to be available to you when you need answers to questions, have concerns or just wanting clarification. We are your off-site accounting office!
COVID 19 has highlighted the need for tight control of expenditure; realistic forecasting and a good awareness of the financial health of the business is now more vital then ever. Close management of Creditors and Debtors to maximise discounts and improve customer payment is an immediate area of improvement possible for many companies.
Epiphany Accounting Solutions provide you with the bookkeeping services you need to know your business financial position in real time, enabling you to make well-informed decisions based on the current situation of your business at any time.
We look forward to meeting you, getting to know your business and providing you with the variety of bookkeeping services you need based on your unique requirements.
For business to survive and thrive with the ups and downs of economic change and challenges requires solid business practice, foundations and structures. Reliable, consistent intelligent business accounting and bookkeeping is pivotal to this solid foundation.
Epiphany leads to inspiration and innovation. That moment of epiphany when it feels as if a light went off inside your mind and suddenly this inspired idea emerges is so powerful. It is these types of moments that when successfully implemented create unique successful businesses. Yet they are far more likely to be implemented when the business has a solid stable base of best business practice and solid monthly accounting systems in place to support these new ideas.
Xero Accounting Software – virtual solutions
We work primarily with the innovative and user friendly Xero accounting software along with virtual zoom meetings to save our clients time and money.
Xero accounting software enables reliable user-friendly accounting with incredible opportunities to work together on accounting solutions in real time and virtually, saving time and money while giving you up-to-date information. Managing your finances has never been easier, more efficient and timely. Accounting online with Xero means bills and receipts are easy to capture and get stored automatically for paperless record keeping.
Run your business from anywhere with the mobile accounting app. It’s easy to reconcile, manage files, access contacts, send quotes and invoices. Xero’s online accounting software means you can set up office wherever you want.
Kim Ahrens brings many years and a wealth of experience in all areas of accounting to her clients. Kim has a love of New Zealand small business and genuine appreciation for the challenges that face small business owners. With years training in the human potential movement plus time spent as a New Zealand Business Mentor Kim has a depth of perception and awareness that she brings to all her accounting clients in a friendly open and professional manner.
Kim has worked extensively for many years as a management accountant in the printing, telecommunication, television, non-profit and other industries, with medium and large private companies, and large public companies, large joint venture start-ups, at times leading a large team of staff. Added to this, Kim brings her own experience of running her own small business.
Kim worked for a number of years as a Film and Television Production Accountant in London for BBC Drama Department Ghost Series, BBC Entertainment for two series and Christmas special of Jonathan Creek, Action Time and Sky Television live television magazine television show “1 to 3”, Carlton Television as part of their Thames Film Acquisition Team. New Zealand programmes include George Andrews Productions and Maori Television Kia Ora Series.
As a Film and Production Accountant Kim developed her own accounting/reporting systems to work to support the immediate real-time daily/weekly forecasting/accounting needs that is unique to the film industry. In her contribution to this industry Kim gained the respect of some of the leading producers and heads of department for the BBC along with the film crews she worked closely with.