About Accounting Seed

Accounting Seed is a complete accounting solution powered by the Salesforce Platform. The three core components of Accounting Seed are General Ledger, Project Accounting and Enterprise Resource Planning. The General Ledger features includes full accrual accounting with a a sub-account structure that allows for 4 separate segments. This component enables you to manage projects and project tasks within the same ledger. You can also generate financial reports and statements, reconcile bank accounts, and manage accounts payable and cash disbursements. You can further manage your cash flow by setting up recurring billing, creating PDF invoices and printing checks.

Accounting Seed provides comprehensive project accounting, allowing you to measure project profitability against multiple budgets. Time cards with flexible variables allow you to manage project resources and associated expenses. Built-in expense reporting, scheduled revenue recognition and multiple billing assets depending on types of work, further allow you to manage project-associated costs and profits.

The Enterprise Resource Planning features included in Accounting Seed enable you to better manage inventory and sales orders. You can manage inventory levels and reserve inventory across a number of warehouses and locations. You can also covert opportunities to sales orders, creating custom, lite manufacturing or construction orders. You can also use the app to manage Customer Returns (RMAs), as well as installed assets.

Accounting Seed is also a multi-currency, multi-entity, and multi-national solution that works with companies across the globe from the U.K. to France to Ireland. The app makes it easy to manage multiple companies in one instance with tons of automation capability to give you the financial visibility and forecasting you need. Accounting Seed supports VAT and can be customized to multiple languages.

Pricing starting from:

US$3 960,00/year

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

Key benefits of Accounting Seed

  • Saleforce Native: Accounting Seed is built on the Force.com platform and integrates with Salesforce CRM. The ERP tools allow you to use the Salesforce Product Object. However, Accounting Seed also functions as a stand alone product for those NOT on the Salesforce Platform.

  • Billing & Invoicing: Set up recurring billing using Accounting Seed and utilize multiple PDF invoice formats, all with built-in approvals.

  • Payments: Print checks directly from your web browser. You can manage accounts payable and cash disbursements. The app also supports paper or electronic cash disbursements.

  • Financial Reporting: Use Accounting Seed to create core financial reports within Salesforce. You can choose between creating user-defined or fully-formatted financial statements.

  • Time Tracking & Expenses: You can use the app to track and report on expenses, as well as manage time accounting with built-in time cards.

  • Inventory Management: Reserve inventory at order entry, and manage multiple warehouses and locations with serialized inventory lists.

  • Sales Orders: Covert opportunities into sales orders and send shipments directly to job sites. Kit Salesforce products together for orders. Create custom manufacturing or construction orders, as well as lite Manufacturing Orders.

  • Devices

    Business size

    S M L

    Markets

    Australia, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, Mexico, United States

    Supported Languages

    English

    Pricing starting from:

    US$3 960,00/year

    • Free Version
    • Free Trial
    • Subscription

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    Features

    Total features of Accounting Seed: 76

    • "What If" Scenarios
    • 1099 Preparation
    • ACH Payment Processing
    • API
    • Access Controls/Permissions
    • Account Reconciliation
    • Accounting
    • Accounts Payable
    • Accounts Receivable
    • Activity Tracking
    • Aging Tracking
    • Approval Process Control
    • Audit Trail
    • Automatic Billing
    • Bank Reconciliation
    • Billing & Invoicing
    • Budgeting/Forecasting
    • CPA Firms
    • Cash Management
    • Check Processing
    • Check Writing
    • Collections Management
    • Committee Management
    • Compliance Management
    • Consolidation/Roll-Up
    • Customer Database
    • Customer Statements
    • Data Extraction
    • Data Import/Export
    • Donation Tracking
    • Donor Management
    • Dues Management
    • Duplicate Payment Alert
    • ERP
    • Electronic Funds Transfer
    • Expense Claims
    • Expense Tracking
    • Financial Reporting
    • Fixed Asset Management
    • For Government
    • For Nonprofits
    • Fraud Detection
    • Fund Accounting
    • Fundraising Management
    • General Ledger
    • Grant Management
    • Income & Balance Sheet
    • Inventory Management
    • Inventory Tracking
    • Invoice Processing
    • Member Database
    • Membership Management
    • Multi-Company
    • Multi-Currency
    • Nonprofits
    • Online Payments
    • Opportunity Management
    • Overpayment Processing
    • PO Reconciliation
    • Partial Payments
    • Partnership Accounting
    • Payroll Management
    • Profit/Loss Statement
    • Project Accounting
    • Purchase Order Management
    • Purchasing & Receiving
    • Quotes/Estimates
    • Receivables Ledger
    • Recurring Payments
    • Recurring/Subscription Billing
    • Reporting/Analytics
    • Sales Forecasting
    • Sales Orders
    • Tax Management
    • Vendor Management
    • Volunteer Management

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    Reviews

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    4,0 /5
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    Value for Money
    3,9/5
    Features
    3,7/5
    Ease of Use
    3,8/5
    Customer Support
    4,2/5

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    Collin M.
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    • Industry: Telecommunications
    • Company size: 11-50 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1+ year
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    Best Accounting Software for Fast Growing SMB

    Reviewed on 2019/01/28

    We have been using Accounting Seed for a bit over a year now and our whole teams loves it!

    We have been using Accounting Seed for a bit over a year now and our whole teams loves it!

    Pros

    Super easy to use and easy to customize to meet your needs

    Cons

    Not the easiest to transition over to and it lacks good quality consulting partners.

    Response from Accounting Seed

    Hi, Collin. Thank you for your awesome review of Accounting Seed!

    We are thrilled to hear you are finding great value in the software and that it is meeting your needs as a fast growing small business.
    We are always looking to improve - you mentioned there were some challenges with the transition. I would love to hear more about your experience. Please feel free to contact me at [email protected] to discuss in more detail or set up a phone call.

    Again, thank you for taking the time to review our accounting solution! I look forward to connecting. - Shannon

    Peter A.
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    • Industry: Insurance
    • Company size: 2-10 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
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    • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

    Serious software for any business that needs and wants a comprehensive accounting system

    Reviewed on 2022/01/13

    Very pleased with working with team at AS. I marvel at how they cross from one industry to another...

    Very pleased with working with team at AS. I marvel at how they cross from one industry to another with skill. Insurance accounting is very different from traditional accounting systems and i am impressed with how well AS has handled learning and growing in our vertical.

    Pros

    One we figure out the workflows and nuances with Accountingseed (AS), it is a pleasure to work with. The speed of the software is fast and AS is on top of regular updates to add important and necessary features. We have been a user of AS now for 3 years

    Cons

    Updates are not always pretty and could be better tested however AS is not deaf to any problems that result from updates or patches

    Lori M.
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    • Industry: Wholesale
    • Company size: 2-10 Employees
    • Used Daily for 6-12 months
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    • Likelihood to recommend 7.0 /10

    Great Support

    Reviewed on 2019/07/25

    We've had issues on and off using the program since going live in January 2019, however, AccountingS...

    We've had issues on and off using the program since going live in January 2019, however, AccountingSeed Customer Support has helped us through all of those issues. They've even done some customization for us as a courtesy. I've been working on a custom template (with Conga) for months now and the fields I need on the form were not available to us. CSR with AccountingSeed helped me today with these custom fields; he added them as a courtesy and also sent me a video on how he did this. VERY helpful to have in the future.

    Pros

    My favorite feature is being able to Clone repeat transactions; vendor invoices and journal entries. The Bank Reconciliation is a breeze. Submitting a Ticket for assistance is very convenient. I get an email within a few hours with a solution.

    Cons

    My least favorite features are the Financial Reports and AccountingSeed-created Forms. The reports we run are very different than what AccountingSeed offers. We've found a way to make it work by exporting to Excel, updating fields, adding/deleting, etc. Another feature is the various forms that AccountingSeed created for us; Purchase Order, Packing List and Billing. When we first started using AccountingSeed we found out they didn't have Sales Orders (order confirmations). We had to purchase another App (Conga) who created the Sales Order form for us. I'm currently working on a new Purchase Order template with Conga. The issue I have with the Billing form is that is says Billing. A lot of our customers comment, asking for the Invoice number. It's just a terminology issue; billing vs invoice. We will be creating our own Invoice template with Conga as well.

    Alternatives Considered

    Quickbooks Online

    Reasons for Choosing Accounting Seed

    We've used SalesForce since 2009. We were duplicating information about orders in SalesForce, and then creating the order in our separate accounting system. Now we use AccountingSeed with SalesForce and it deletes a lot of the duplication we were doing before. All the information is in one place; SalesForce, and AccountingSeed pulls from those records.

    Reasons for Switching to Accounting Seed

    We chose AccountingSeed because it works well/integrates well with SalesForce.
    Phil M.
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    • Industry: Information Technology & Services
    • Company size: 2-10 Employees
    • Used Daily for 6-12 months
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    • Ease of Use
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    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    An Excellent Value Financial Solution

    Reviewed on 2021/11/03

    Overall, we have had good experiences. The package has a straightforward install (save once when...

    Overall, we have had good experiences. The package has a straightforward install (save once when we didn't have the correct release, and good to very good support. The Knowledge Base is helpful.

    Pros

    Having a financial solution on the Salesforce platform is a game-changer for development and implementation speed. Real-time financial information available at the Account, Opportunity, and Project record level increases the speed, accuracy, and relevance of critical business intelligence. This, in turn, translates into greater business agility while exponentially increasing confidence in the processing and assessment of business threats and opportunities.

    Cons

    Recently the platform and license costing has been a bit of a moving target. I have evangelized for this product and assisted several of our clients with AS implementations, and more than once we have found out significant cost impacts after the initial purchase. The bank connections have also been challenging, as while the advertised "1400" banks might sound like a lot, we have discovered the hard way that having a bank name on the list does not guarantee a connection, as each bank can have several connectors, and not all are compatible with Accounting Seed.

    Reasons for Choosing Accounting Seed

    Streamlining and optimizing processes

    Reasons for Switching to Accounting Seed

    Perceived value.
    Tammy S.
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    • Industry: Consumer Services
    • Company size: 2-10 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
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    • Value for Money
    • Ease of Use
    • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

    Accounting Seed Review

    Reviewed on 2022/01/12

    I would say it has been positive once we got the system where we needed it. We had lots of...

    I would say it has been positive once we got the system where we needed it. We had lots of customization done as the standard Accounting Seed didn't work for our company needs.

    Pros

    It integrated with Salesforce, which is why we purchased the product.

    Cons

    It is limited in reporting features and you have to do a lot of "unapplied" and "unpost" to fix an error in an entry.

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    Accounting Seed offers the following pricing plans:

    • Starting from: US$3 960,00/year
    • Pricing model: Subscription
    • Free Trial: Available

    Starting at $3,690/year. Includes: General Ledger Financial Reporting Billing & Cash Receipts Accounts Payable & Cash Disbursements Project Accounting Time Cards & Expense Reports Sales Order Management Inventory Control Purchase Order Management Work Order Management Lite Manufacturing

    Accounting Seed has the following typical customers:

    2-10, 11-50, 51-200, 201-500, 501-1 000, 1 001+

    Accounting Seed supports the following languages:

    English

    Accounting Seed supports the following devices:

    Accounting Seed integrates with the following applications:

    Avalara, Salesforce B2B Commerce, Salesforce CPQ & Billing, Salesforce Field Service, Salesforce Sales Cloud, Salesforce.org Nonprofit Cloud

    Accounting Seed offers the following support options:

    Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Phone Support

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