Workiva Is the Answer for ICFR at Pharmaceutical Firm
The benefits of Workiva for internal controls
PBC requests. Love it. The linking of everything is awesome. And then the certification process. That alone has saved me a lot of hours as well.
I feel much more confident in the numbers that I'm reporting to management as for where we are on status. I know when is the last someone's been reached out to. I know when a request has been made, what has been asked for.
User-friendly, easy to learn
For me, I didn't feel like it was a very steep learning curve. Even thinking about the process owners that we opened up Wdesk for them to go in and update their narratives, I had very few questions.
Insights for peers
I would say if they're doing something that's manual, they're crazy not to find something that takes that manual effort out.