Inspiring Financial Leadership

Charity finance professionals will learn the latest leadership principles with some practical advice to take them to the next stage of their leadership journey over this 8 day training programme.

Key information

Start date
Autumn 2022
Duration
8 days across 8 months
Fees
to be confirmed

Programme Dates

The 2021/22 series of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme is no longer accepting bookings. Dates for the 2022/23 series will be announced in due course.

If you would like to be informed when dates for the 2022/23 series of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme are available, please complete this form to register your interest in the next series.

This programme is delivered in partnership with the Charity Finance Group (CFG).

Booking Process

The 2021/22 series of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme is no longer accepting bookings.

Bookings for the 2022/23 series of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme have not yet been opened.

If you would like to be informed when the 2022/23 series of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme is available for booking, please complete this form to register your interest in the next series. We will then contact you when more information is available.

Who Should Attend

This course is for people who have responsibility for leading the management of a charity's finances or contribute to strategic development and planning. The course is for those people who wish to improve the effectiveness of their leadership skills and develop their careers to the next stage.

Why choose our Inspiring Financial Leadership Programme?

The Inspiring Financial Leadership programme has been designed specifically for the charity finance professional and incorporates a mix of practical experience, research and best practice to enhance your leadership skills.

Wherever you are in your career, this programme will help you to step outside the box, rethink the traditional role of the finance professional, and empower you with tools and expertise.

Benefits to you

  • Broaden your support network by developing relationships with others in similar roles
  • Engage in a leadership programme specifically designed for a charity finance professional
  • Take advantage of an individual coaching session with one of the programme leads
  • Gain skills and expertise to take you to the next stage of your leadership journey.

Benefits to your organisation

  • Understand the impact a charity finance professional can have within your organisation
  • Explore leadership models and techniques which will directly apply to your organisation
  • Opportunities for industry networking.

Programme leaders

The programme leaders of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme are CCE consultant, Maggie Smith, and Sayer Vincent partner, Judith Miller.

Inspiring Financial Leadership programme structure

Drawing on robust leadership research and grounded in the challenges that finance professionals face, this course creates a unique blend of learning that combines the latest leadership principles with practical advice and support from finance leaders in the sector.

This is an interactive course which uses a mix of practical experience, research and best practice. The modules allow participants to practice proven models and practical techniques in a supportive environment which they can then apply in their own organisations. Discussions will be focused on real situations and issues facing the participants.

COVID-19 response

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Our staff, consultants and faculty remain dedicated to supporting our clients during this challenging time; please feel free to reach out with any questions or requests to CCE@city.ac.uk.

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