Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Finance for Non-Finance Managers
This course is designed to give a basic but informative overview of the finance side of a business, specifically for those not directly involved in the day-to-day function of financial management. This course is a must for anyone with the need to fully understand financial reports

Course type
Regional or in-company  

Learning format
Classroom based  

Course duration
1 day  

Further development opportunities
Diploma in Merchanting 

What do you get?
Certificate of Attendance 

Course overview
This course is designed to give a basic but informative overview of the finance side of a business, specifically for those not directly involved in the day-to-day function of financial management. This course is a must for anyone with the need to fully understand financial reports. 

Who would benefit?
Proprietors and managers that want to gain a better understanding of financial issues and implications of their day-to-decisions. 

Objectives
  • Improved understanding of financial principles and terminology
  • Interpret management accounts
  • Key performance indicators
  • Agree and maintain budgets
  • Develop an overview of business finance concepts
  • Identify critical areas that affect working capital and profitability.  

Course content
  • Importance of flow and finance in business
  • Importance of financial control
  • Cash flow
  • The balance sheet
  • Company performance
  • Costings
  • Margins
  • Products and market mix
  • Key performance indicators
  • Budgeting
  • Profit and lossRatios
  • Profitability
  • Cost of sales
  • Control of working capital.

How to register
Training for this course is booked on demand. To register your interest please contact Paige Godsell at paige.godsell@bmf.org.uk or call 02476 854980.

Where
England

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