Finance for Non-Finance Managers - London

Monday 11 November 2019

RSM - London
25 Farringdon Street
LONDON
London EC4A 4AB

This event is fully booked.

This course will explain charity finances to those from a non-financial background. By the end of
the day participants will have more understanding and greater confidence when working with
budgets and accounts.

The day will include:

  • The background charity accounting including funds, reserves and legal requirements
  • The difference between statutory and management accounts
  • How to interpret accounts (practical examples)
  • Teach managers how to prepare a budget and consider cash flow implications
  • How to use management accounts and monitor performance
  • An introduction to controls and managing risk

 

Who should attend?

Managers new to budget-holding, fundraisers and project managers in charities.

 

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Programme
10.00

Registration and refreshements

10.15

An introduction to charity accounts and reporting

Starting with a quick quiz to see how much you already know, this session will give a good understanding on how to read charity accounts and the basic underlying principles.

The session will also cover the reporting requirements for charities..

11.30

Break

11.45

An introduction to charity accounts and reporting continued

A continuation of the previous session. 

13.00

Lunch

13.45

Budgeting and financial planning


This session will cover how to develop budgets and how to undertake forecasting to help estimate future cash flows.

14.30

Break

14.45

Internal controls and the role of external audit

This session will look at how the audit process works, what information you may be required to produce for the audit and other oversight such as grant audits and internal controls.

16.00

Summary and final questions

16.30

Close

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