How to Set Up Accounting Structure in a Business

Rating: | Fields: Accounting | Specializations: Business /Finance & Accounting

Getting the Accounting Structure for a Business is Fundamental for Getting Your Business Numbers Right. The Right Accounting Structure will Ensure the Business Does not Have Leakages due to Poor Accounting

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  • Learn to design and implement the right Accounting structure for any business
  • Master the 4 elements to bring structure to the accounting of the business
  • Dive through multiple examples to help you master how to setup accounting structures for any business

Course Description

Take a minute and think about the world we live in today. Whether it is social media, sport teams, non-profits, or local mom and pop shops- all of these are individuals, like me and you, creating a business and delivering it to the masses. Regardless of your background, you are immersed in a world of business. Understanding how to build accounting structure in your business can help you navigate the complexities and develop a new perspective on the world we live in. Accounting is the language of business and in its simplest form; accounting is a platform that allows businesses to record transactions.

Business and accounting come hand in hand. You cannot have one without the other. This course seeks to teach you how to build accounting structure through a business lens. By the end of this course, you will learn how to organise your/an accounting department  or function.

You will Learn:

  • Structure means
  • The 4 elements that can bring structure to your accounting
  • Several practical examples.

Course Objective

To help business owners organize their accounting department

Course Outline

Module 1 - Introduction 2 min, 43 sec
  • Introduction 2 min, 43 sec
Module 2 - Structure and Its Element 3 min, 8 sec
  • Structure and Its Element 3 min, 8 sec
Module 3 - Processes 13 min, 27 sec
  • Processes 13 min, 27 sec
Module 4 - People | Software | Tax & Compliance 8 min, 43 sec
  • People | Software | Taxes & Compliance 8 min, 43 sec


  • No previous knowledge required
  • A learning attitude


Who is this course for

  • Small business owners
  • DIY business owners
  • Been running business with messed up accounting
  • Structure seems all vague
  • Accountant in a small business

About Instructor

Chioma IfeanyiEze

Chioma IfeanyiEze is the CEO and Founder of AccountingHub

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Frequently Asked Questions
  • What is accounting Structure?

    Accounting structure is the arrangement of relations between the parts or elements that make up a business's accounting.

  • What is Accounting?

    Accounting is the process of recording, measuring, processing, summarizing, presenting and communicating financial information.

  • When does the course start and finish?

    It is a self-paced course, meaning you can take it at your own speed and time. You decide when you start and when you finish.