Accounting & Bookkeeping
Susan Quesnel, founder of QuintEssential Accounting & Bookkeeping, provides trusted, qualified consulting to businesses, non-profit organizations, and government agencies, ranging from small operations with a handful of staff to global corporations with hundreds of employees and annual revenues in the millions. Her sector experience spans dozens of industries, including mining, forestry, manufacturing, construction, technology, justice and corrections, gaming, restaurants, and environmental services.
With close to 30 years of experience in management, accounting and finance, and information technology, Susan has expertise in strategic planning, acquisitions, management buy-outs, and development of policies and procedures. She advises executives and managers in both Canada and the U.S. in conjunction with providing business and systems analysis services and project management.
Susan’s extensive accounting background includes financial statement preparation, creating and monitoring budgeting and cash flow projections, monthly reporting, key performance metrics, accounts payable and receivable, payroll and benefits, employee expenses, job costing, invoicing, and project management reporting. She is a fully certified consultant in both Sage 50 and Sage Business Cloud Accounting software and has expertise in custom software, as well as ERP and COTS (Commercial Off the Shelf) applications, such as Deltek Vison and Oracle Financials.
Over the years, she has acquired a wealth of experience recruiting, hiring, and training staff, as well as in leadership roles in mentoring and staff engagement. In more recent years and at the request of her clients, Susan has added recruiting to her services at QuintEssential.
In addition to all of her accumulated experience and qualifications, Susan brings another benefit to every QuintEssential client and project: passion. Susan is dedicated to helping her clients reach their goals for success — however they define it. She understands that every organization is unique and every solution must be tailored to be effective. And it works! In fact, a significant source of new business for QuintEssential comes from referrals from happy clients.
Susan Quesnel CPA/CMA, BSc
Certified Sage Consultant
Owner and founder of QuintEssential Accounting & Bookkeeping