Financial Close Review Audit Report

Subscriber Content
Screenshot of the first page of Financial Close Review Audit Report

This audit report sample can be used by auditors looking to better understand and review the organization’s financial close process.

Testing involved benchmarking the current state of the close process and techniques compared to common practices; reviewing areas and processes outside the finance department’s control that could positively impact finance operations; reviewing the critical path of the financial close and identified improvement opportunities; evaluating account reconciliation timing, format and completeness; and evaluating the inventory costing and revenue recognition processes.The following recommendations were made as a result of reviewing: create development plans for all staff, including succession plans for key personnel and create career plans for each position and establish time frames.

Free Trial

Sign up for a free, no-obligation trial to start exploring our timesaving, valuable resources.