Budgeting and financial management

Date and time: Thursday 23rd January 2020, 10am – 4pm
Location: Taunton, venue TBC
Course leader: Chris Funnell, Co-operative Assistance Network Limited

This workshop is aimed at anyone with responsibility for the Governance and/or management of any organisation, large or small. It has been developed to enable anyone at any level of numeracy or experience of accounts or financial management to become capable of contributing to the development of a financial ‘number model’ and contribute to target-setting, and to participate to monitoring, actively managing and improving enterprise performance.

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

  • Understand the key factors influencing the financial performance of your enterprise
  • Develop financial projections and budgets for projects and organisations
  • Develop or improve financial reporting processes and procedures
  • Develop or improve processes for monitoring out-turn and analysing performance.

Key resources to cascade to your team:

Tools ‘of the trade’ for generating budgets and financial projections.

Chris Funnell is known to colleagues as ‘numbers boy’. He works on developing tools that make financial reporting, analysis and control open to all. As a trainer he focuses on demystification and simplification, a mission to make financial management accessible and even enjoyable to all.

Chris, you have been awarded the title by colleagues as the man who can make the world of finance interesting and not just necessary. That is quite something.”