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Evaluate F&A BPO With an Accounts Payable Maturity Model

Published: 18 December 2008

ID: G00164047

Analyst(s): Cathy Tornbohm

Summary

Outsourcing accounts payable is increasing in popularity, but it is still cloaked in unnecessary ambiguity about cost savings and potential process improvements. Optimum benefits of outsourcing accounts payable are achievable up to Level 3 of the accounts payable maturity model.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • The Accounts Payable BPO Marketplace
  • Evaluate F&A BPO Use With an Accounts Payable Maturity Model
    • How Are Invoices Processed Through the Accounts Payable Process?
    • What Factors Affect the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Invoice Processing?
    • Costs and Cost Savings Using Accounts Payable BPO

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