Accountant for creative, digital, and media companies
Design and media companies like yours are already working with Beyond
At Beyond, we have dozens of clients working in the design, media, and creative sector. Whether you are a graphic design studio, a video production company, an advertising agency, a firm of architects, a branding consultancy, a digital media company, or a media agency we understand how companies like yours work, and what they need from their accounting systems.
Xero and creative companies
As a design, media, and creative client, you need to know if Xero can meet your requirements from the perspectives of managing time and expenses, evaluating job and client profitability, software integration, and reporting.
The good news is that Xero has its own projects module and also owns WorkflowMax, one of the leading job costing systems for this sector. Xero also integrates beautifully with many of the other popular design, media and creative software products.
Xero offers you a single point of entry with easy and streamlined time recording, project profitability, automated payments, and visibility of your client profitability. It’s also straightforward to develop custom integrations if you need to.
Some of the integrations & Xero add-ons used in this sector
Clients perform from hundreds to thousands of transactions every month, and different plans are available allowing you to scale based on usage and support requirements. You might also need solutions such as automation, consolidated reporting, direct debits, payroll, or credit control. As experts in business systems, we’ll help you build the technology stack you need to drive your business forward.
”Design, media and creative people use technologies daily. Xero fits them very well for accounting as it’s cloud-based and feature-rich. Unlike other accounting systems, Xero is built for business owners, and with the modern UI it’s straightforward to get the information and reports you need in real time.
Latest blog posts
- MaryDes Designs
MaryDes Designs ltd has been a Beyond Accounting customer for many years. Especially since Katie Anglim manages our account, we have found a reliable partner. Since then we have had a smooth cooperation and we can count on her expertise and willing cooperation on a financial level. Knowing that we are in good hands in that... read more
- Yanan Wu
We've had a fantastic experience working with beyond accounting for over 4 years now, Rory and his team in beyond are very professional and super helpful! Katie Anglim who looks after our accounts for the past 2 years has been exceptional, she is very responsive and had provided us with many helps and great advices!... read more
- Margherita Campart
My husband and I had a very positive experience with Michael, an Accountant working at this firm: he’s been really fast and efficient in helping us retrieve our tax credits. He’s a kind person and a knowledgeable, prepared accountant. Totally recommended!
- Melanie Croce
As new clients of Beyond Accounting, we have been blown away by the excellent service, attentiveness and professionalism we have received by the team, specifically our accounts manager Jess. As a charity, it's very important for us to be confident that our accounts are in good hands so we can provide transparency and trust among supporters,... read more
- Mihael Sanko
Beyond Accounting is a great partner for our startup company. They offer a great value and support to cover our accounting needs. Our accountant Michael is always there to support us and answer all the beginner questions we have & their expertise with Xero makes everything faster and better!
- Muirne Bloomer
Setting up my new company Zeitgeist Productions Ltd. has been a lifelong ambition of mine and I could not have done without the fantastic assistance and advice from Beyond Accounting and Eben Cronje who looked after me there. They are ' simply the best' as the song goes.
- John Hyland
Rory, Brendan and the team at Beyond are exceptional and went over and above what was asked of them. The advice and help received from Beyond was invaluable in helping our business to become investment ready and implement better financial recording and forecasting processes in our business.
- Nick Keegan
Mail Metrics has been working with the team in Beyond for 3 or 4 years and could not recommend them highly enough. We chose to move to Beyond as we were unhappy with our previous accountants, we needed a forward thinking company that we could build a long term relationship with. Beyond are a business critical... read more
- John McMahon
We moved to Beyond Accounting after years with our previous Accountant - and it was a great move. Our Accounts were overdue and not in great shape (even though we were paying for them to be). Michael turned the situation around in a very short timescale and was totally professional, responsive and friendly. ... read more
- Kathleen MacMahon
I've been using Beyond Accounting for three years now and they provide a a very professional and efficient service. Rory and Michael are always prompt and helpful in replying to any queries I have. They can also help me to access excellent tax and investment advice. This kind of personal attention makes all the difference to... read more
- lorraine geoghegan
Beyond Accounting are amazing to work with - super collaborative professional and helpful all the time. They worked with me to create a great system to make accounting for my company as simple and transparent as possible. A real pleasure to deal with, I consider our professional relationship an integral part of my business.
- Eoin Hayes
Good accountancy firm for navigating tax obligations for sole traders in Ireland. Eben was a great help to me - efficient, responsive, and knowledgeable, especially as I left a lot of things until the last minute. Would recommend!
- Jesús Boyano
I strongly recommend BEYOND. All the team is very professional, reliable and always willing to support. We couldn't be in better hands.
- Mick Walsh118
I have been Xero user for many years and had a requirement to create new business profile within Xero. I was referred to Beyond Accounting and met Ellen Dudley. I though the process was going to be beyond a nightmare given time sensitive transition. I had video link meeting with Ellen who listened to what... read more
- Tommy Tal
I'm a small business owner. I've been working with
Eben from Beyond Accounting for several months now. He's been super responsive, professional and kind from day one. Overall I'm very pleased and would recommend Beyond's affordable and professional services to any small business owner. I look forward to working with Eben and his team in... read more
- jessica hughes
Beyond accounting helped us integrate our new Xero system and also our new payroll system.
Fiona was amazing , I was very nervous starting two new systems but she made the whole process so easy and she was very friendly and patient with me. I would definitely recommend this service to anyone looking to reduce... read more
- Allen ONeill
Stop, right now, pick up the phone, and talk to these folk - you wont be sorry! .... they are really, >beyond accounting
- Lenka Kolarova
Beyond is an outstanding support in management of accounts, payroll and tax related issues. Beyond's knowledge of everything related to these topics is a big value for you as a client. Their team's engagement will help any SME or startup choosing incorporation in Ireland.
Beyond have been doing my end of year taxes for the last few years and I always go back. Eben dealt with me this year and would highly recommend.
- Cate Lunny
Highly recommend, thanks to Barry whelan for his assistance and quick responses.