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Protiviti Finance Trends Survey 2018


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Our new 2018 Finance Trends Survey shows CFOs focusing on many different priorities, top of which are data management and predictive data analytics. Download the full report at #2018FinanceTrends

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Protiviti Finance Trends Survey 2018

  1. 1. Enhanced data analytics Internal controls Changing demands and expectations of internal customers Recruiting and retaining talent Process improvement: process and data analytics Profitability reporting and analysis Leadership (within your organization) Strategic planning Financial planning and analysis Security and privacy of data in finance applications 75% 68% 70% 66% 62% 54% 60% 55% 60% 52% 58% 55% 53% 57% 53% 49% 52% 46% 52% 55% © 2018 Protiviti Inc. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. PRO-0918 It’s a changing world for organizations aggressively pursuing business and digital transformation, and their finance groups are no exception. As revealed in the results of Protiviti’s latest Finance Trends Survey, the standout priority is data – specifically, data security and privacy, along with analytics and associated process improvements. TODAY’S FINANCE TRENDS Data Security, Privacy and Analysis Lead the Way *** Percentages reflect the number of CFO/VP of Finance responses in the 1-3 range. CFO/VP of Finance Other Finance Roles** 72% 52% 47% 46% 44% Stock-based compensation Robotic process automation SEC reporting requirements Blockchain/smart contracts Virtual currencies For additional information, read Protiviti's report, The Shifting Landscape of Finance, available at * Respondents were asked to rate different finance areas based on a 10-point scale, where "1" reflects the lowest priority and "10" reflects the highest priority for the finance function to improve its knowledge and capabilities over the next 12 months. Percentages reflect the number of responses in the 8-10 range. ** Includes broad range of finance roles at the director and manager level TOP 10 FINANCE PRIORITIES* LOWEST FINANCE PRIORITIES***