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Training on Project Financial Management for Non-Financial Professionals(June 18,2018-June 21,2018)

About the course

In any organization the finance function plays a key role in developing business and determining service or product costs. Proper financial management assists the organization to effectively and efficiently utilize its limited resources to achieve its objectives. Non-financial managers are also involved in managing finance for their business functions, hence the need for them to acquire the requisite financial skills.

This course aims to equip the non-financial managers with knowledge in core financial principles and improve their financial decision making in this ever changing business environment. This course will help managers understand how the decisions they make will affect the financial performance of their organization.


Target Participants

This training is designed for managers who are not from the financial or accounting background but whose role involves financial decision making. This course is ideal for managers who want to acquire skills in financial processes.


Course duration

4 Days


What you will learn

By the end of the course you will be able to:

Understand the sources and availability of finance for an organization
Understand relevant financial information within the organization
Plan, develop, implement and control budget
Analyze financial statements to understand performance
Implement cash management practices
Comprehend the impact of various business decisions on the organization’s performance.


Course Outline

Introduction to Financial Management

What is financial management?
Importance of financial management in projects
The finance function and its relation with other business functions
Financial management cycle
Good practice systems: the building blocks of financial management

Financial Reporting

Importance of Financial Reporting
Principles and Objectives of Financial Accounting
Types of Accounts
Financial Statements; Income Statement, Balance Sheet, Cash Flow Statement

Measuring Finance Performance

Introduction to financial Analysis
Steps in financial analysis
Sources of data for financial analysis
Financial ratios

Cost Management

Use of cost data in decision making
Types of Costs
Elements of Cost
Cost Structures and Methods – Costing services and products

Financial Planning and Budgeting

The Financial planning process
Functions and types of budgets
Practical approaches to building good budgets
Cash flow forecasting
Consolidated budgets and budgeting for core costs

Cash Flow Management

Elements of cash flow
Cash Vs Profit
Managing cash and loans

Internal Control Systems

Organization financial management policies
Role of audit
Financial fraud
Financial spending cross approvals

Methodology

This course is delivered by our expert trainers who have extensive M&E field experience. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.


Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: training@devimpactinstitute.com


Payment

The training fee covers tuition fees, learning materials, and training venue. Accommodation and airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.

Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of training and proof of payment sent to training@devimpactinstitute.com


Event Properties
Event Date June 18,2018, 8:30 am
Event End Date June 21,2018, 4:30 pm
Cut off date June 15,2018, 5:00 pm
Individual Price $640.00
Location Nairobi

Organisation Devimpact Institute

Country: Kenya