iTrade is easy to use, but don't let the straight forward interface fool you, it also has powerful tools that help your business function to its full potential.
So the phone rings and the customer asks “When can you do it?” What do you do scramble through your head or a bunch of papers? This may work most of the time but sometimes you’re going to forget about promises you’ve made or loose notes and eventually the stress is going to show, especially as your company grows. It’s easier with iTrade.
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Job Costing / Quoting
iTrade can simplify the quoting process and produce professional & beautiful looking quotes.
Anything from a single page basic quote to a multipage proposal including your company logo, other marketing pictures/logo’s and PDF attachments which could include your terms of trade or color brochures etc.
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If you’re a one man band, you won’t need a timesheet or diary notes to remind you who to bill anymore. If you’ve got a few guys to look after, you’ll no longer need to spend hours checking their timesheets, and they’ll no longer have to spend time producing one.
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Van Restocking Printouts
The last thing you want is for you, or one of your guys, to turn up to a job without basic materials. iTrade’s Van Restocking report allow you to print out or email a list of materials used for each of your guys. Fax or email this as an order to your supplier for delivery and have it waiting for them next time they’re in how cool is that?
GPS Job Reports
With iTrade you will have access to GPS stamped job reports for every job completed by your guys and it shows maps of where you were when you ‘Started’, arrived ‘Onsite’ and ‘Completed’ each job. iTrade automatically changes the job from ‘Started’ to ‘Onsite’ when you are within 50 metres of the destination.
Need to capture client signatures on completed jobs? No problem, iTrade allows your clients to sign ‘onscreen’ and saves the signature within the job for seven years.
Import any number of your suppliers price books, Create and name up to 3 different sell price categories. Create your own Kitsets, Backup, Restore and Export your inventory. Change descriptions to more ‘Customer Friendly’ descriptions (or add your own ‘My Code’ descriptions) that remain unchanged when reimporting suppliers price list. Add unlimited labour items.
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Create your own forms for things like JSA’s or insurance company requirements which become PDF’s attached to the job on completion, you can even make them compulsory on jobs so they don’t get forgotten.
Seamless integration with Xero means your closed jobs are automagically draft invoices in Xero ready for checking + sending. Other options include, CSV Import/Export to any compatible accounting system, or iTrade can create and track your invoices for you.
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Every job sent to your field workers includes an interactive map automatically zoomed in to show their current location and their destination say goodbye to map books.
Field Initiated Jobs
Need to let your field workers create jobs in the field themselves? Or do you have someone ‘On-call’ for emergencies? No problem. Your mobile workers can select from your ‘existing customers’ list or create a new customer directly on their mobile device.
We do it all for you so you can get back to fishing.
For your security and piece of mind iTrade’s servers are hosted by Amazon web services (one of the largest cloud providers in the world) and we have mirrored northern and southern hemisphere located servers for disaster recovery purposes as well as a complete system backup taken every 24 hours and held in a non AWS location in a 3rd country.
Business owners hate slippage so does iTrade. By entering job details and materials used before leaving the job site, there’s a lot less forgetting and leaving items off the paper work. And because iTrade shows a timer running on all jobs, when it comes to adding their hours on the job, your guys are going to have to come up with some pretty good excuses for why they don’t match!
Printable Job Cards
There are two reasons that we designed really nice looking printable job cards. Firstly you may, from time to time, use a subcontractor without an iPad (yes it does happen) so he can either pick up his jobs or you can email them to him the night before.
With iTrade you choose how many jobs your guys will see on their mobile devices. You can select one at a time, two, three, full day or every job in the system booked for them. It’s your choice.
Electricians and Gas Fitters can easily and quickly produce Certificates of Compliance from within a job and most of the fields will be prepopulated saving time. Certificates can be emailed from the workers mobile device or at any time from the server and they will be saved in the customers main account for seven years.
Send Text or Email job booking confirmations to your customers or staff.
Create unlimited Custom Fields to suit your business for tracking installations, site info, or what have you. These can be made compulsory on jobs so that vital data is not forgotten and this information is gathered in each customers account.
Recurring Jobs – Create for any interval, and include notes and assign to a worker or leave unassigned.
Job Templates – Create as many as you like, include job notes and make various custom fields compulsory.
Send maintenance reminder emails or letters to your customers based on the dates of any of your Custom Fields eg. Maintenance Due Date. Send these when your not at your busiest and we track when and over what date range they were previously sent.
Marketing Sources / Customer Types
For users who would like to dig a little deeper into iTrades comprehensive functionality and enable financial reporting they can setup Marketing Sources and Customer Types and even make these compulsory for new/updated customers.
Worker Analysis Reporting
See the turnover and profit for each individual within your business.
iTrade allows you to keep all the employment records you need personalised to suit your business within the STAFF module including past ‘Archived’ staff members.
You can add as many staff as you need free of charge for management (record keeping) purposes and you still only pay for those designated ‘Workers’.
iTrade currently supports US, CA, AU, NZ, UK, SA, and European countries using Euro’s.