ACC00724 (Accounting for Managers) S2, 2020
Evaluation four – Complete 40 marks
Due Date: 7 October 2020, 11PM
This evaluation focusses on Matters 9 and 10.
For this evaluation, you'll make two submissions: (1) your solutions to all elements in a single Phrase doc via the “A4 Written…” submission hyperlink; and (2) your video for half three via the “A4 Video…” hyperlink.
Do NOT embody the questions in your submission doc. As an alternative, use half numbers as headings.
Marks for Components 1(a) and a pair of(a) will likely be based mostly on accuracy, appropriate method and a concise, tidy and straightforward to observe presentation of the figures.
Marks for Components 1(b) and a pair of(b) will likely be based mostly on sensible and utilized solutions that exhibit understanding of the related unit content material (referring to related ideas) and are applicable for the given situation. References needs to be stored to an absolute minimal on this utilized context. References to journal papers, specifically, are pointless and can detract out of your reply.
A separate marking rubric will likely be offered for Half three of the project.
The General State of affairs
You're employed for a administration consulting agency and have three consumer jobs to finish:
1. Put together a money price range for XYZ Pty Ltd and supply related recommendation on required financing;
2. Put together and interpret a variance evaluation for ABC Pty Ltd; and
three. Advise LMN Pty Ltd on sources of finance.
1. XYZ Pty Ltd operates in a seasonal trade with a gross sales peak in spring. Budgeted gross sales, together with budgeted uncooked supplies and labour prices are proven within the desk beneath.
Extract from budgeted earnings assertion
Month Gross sales Labour and supplies
Might $150,000 $105,000
June $160,000 $112,000
July $210,000 $147,000
Aug $300,000 $210,000
Sep $400,000 $280,000
Oct $500,000 $350,000
Nov $340,000 $238,000
Dec $200,000 $140,000
All gross sales are on credit score and previous data point out that collections are as follows: 20% within the month of sale, 55% within the month after sale and 25% within the second month after sale. Labour and supplies are paid as follows: 60% within the month the bills are incurred and 40% within the month following that.
Different budgeted bills throughout the interval July to December are as follows: promoting, common and administration of $30,000 per thirty days; hire of $10,000 per thirty days; and depreciation of $20,000 per thirty days. The place related, funds are made within the month the bills are incurred.
Taxation funds of $33,000 every will likely be made on the finish of September and finish of December. In October, firm motor automobiles will likely be traded-in for brand new fashions with an anticipated web money fee of $80,000. The motor automobiles are anticipated to have an eight yr life.
(a) put together a money price range for the corporate for July via to December (inclusive) (9 marks)
(b) advise the corporate on the debt financing that will finest be used to take care of money shortfalls and main funds within the money price range. Your recommendation on this half ought to clarify and supply causes for
your suggestions and be a most of 200 phrases. (6 marks)
2. ABC Pty Ltd operates a no frills hairdressing salon with a single service providing: wash, lower and blow dry (WCD). The worth of this service is $40.
The price range for September is proven beneath. Precise figures for September have been: gross sales income of $30,400 for 760 models; provides $2,000, variable utilities $1,520; labour prices $16,000; and stuck overhead $9,000.
Gross sales (WCDs) 800
Gross sales Income $32,000
Variable utilities $1,600
Mounted overheads $9,000
(a) put together a variance evaluation for September. The evaluation ought to present the unique price range, a flexed
price range, actuals and related variances. (5 marks)
(b) To help the Managing Director of ABC Pty Ltd in controlling the enterprise, briefly interpret and supply doable explanations for the variances. This half will likely be a most of 200 phrases.
three. LMN Pty Ltd is a brand new firm with an attention-grabbing new service that exhibits nice potential. Nevertheless, the corporate wants extra long-term finance to develop. Its founder, Harpreet, is an skilled in her space however she is aware of little or no about enterprise. She is at present the one shareholder of the corporate and has no household or mates that might present additional financing. You've got been requested to satisfy her on a video name to elucidate sources of long-term financing.
You've got determined to maintain it easy and clarify the distinction between debt and fairness, and supply an instance of every that will apply to a start-up enterprise akin to LMN.
Attributable to technical issues at Harpreet’s finish, the video name must be cancelled. As an alternative, you file a most 5 minute video in your cellphone to ship to her, following your earlier plan on the content material to
cowl. (14 marks)
Directions for half three:
For this half, you will need to add a video file to the A4 Video submission hyperlink.
You need to additionally embody a written model of your presentation in your phrase doc submission. This needn't be precisely what you say within the video however needs to be a fairly trustworthy illustration of what you cowl and within the order which you cowl it.
You need to additionally embody a transparent picture of your pupil ID card on the finish of your written submission for this project.
For the primary 15 seconds of the video:
• you will need to present your pupil ID card. Your title, pupil quantity and picture in your card have to be clear within the video.
• On the identical time, within the background, it have to be apparent that you're holding this card.
You'll then decrease the cardboard and begin your clarification to Harpreet with no break within the video. Your face have to be clear within the video always.
Failure to observe any of those directions could end in zero marks for this a part of the project