This course is for people who support or are responsible for budgeting, the financial aspect of funding applications and reporting to the Board on finances.
The aim is to boost competence in the most important areas of managing finances. It incorporates elements of full cost recovery, estimating costs and building in sustainability. Topics include:
- Financial jargon
- Cash-flow projections
- Reporting on income and expenditure against budget
- Introduction to full cost recovery
- Budgeting for new services
- Budgeting for core and projects – allocating overhead costs between projects
- Software options
- Structure of a balance sheet and interpreting it
By the end participants will be able to effectively manage and present their finances:
- For the maximum benefit of the board and the organisation generally
- To best advantage in budgeting for funding applications and in dealing with multiple funders.
- They will take away tools and techniques that will assist them with both.
“I found this workshop invaluable – excellent content, mixed in with nice measure of anecdote, opinion and really useful activities.”
“Great detail and sharing of expertise from John – thank you.”
“The training was very useful and easy to understand. Very enjoyable!”
EVOC members receive a 10% discount off our courses. To find out more visit our Membership page. Now is a good time to join as our membership year just started in April.