Improved Automation for Small Public Company
May 30, 2022

Improved Automation for Small Public Company

Christine Anderson | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Overall Satisfaction with BlackLine

We used Blackline for monthly reconciliations and close checklists, with plans to interface with Oracle/JE processing.
  • Reconciliation Accuracy/Completeness
  • Information Sharing in Real-Time/among team members
  • Close Checklist/Project Management
  • Training efficiency/more user friendly
  • Availability to sign up for training (many courses were full)
  • Training geared towards executive users/reviewers
  • Close checklist
  • Reconciliation preparation and review
  • Risk assessment/prioritization of accounts
  • Improved close timing (reduce days off of close)
  • Improved accuracy from eliminating manual processes
  • Improved visibility of close functions to all team members
-Blackline is more interactive, better functionality
-Both are cloud-based and comparable to each other
-Blackline has more accounting capabilities

Do you think BlackLine delivers good value for the price?


Are you happy with BlackLine's feature set?


Did BlackLine live up to sales and marketing promises?

I wasn't involved with the selection/purchase process

Did implementation of BlackLine go as expected?

I wasn't involved with the implementation phase

Would you buy BlackLine again?


-Project management and month-end close checklists are user friendly
-Risk ranking/assessment of account balances to assist with prioritization of monthly close activities
-Visibility of close activities to all team members facilitates the immediate process and better communication among the team
-Ability to add multiple reviewers for high-risk activities