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
4th October 2023
8 days across 8 months
from £700

Programme Dates

This programme consists of eight online modules.

  • Module 1: Leadership from the finance function - Wednesday 4th October 2023
  • Module 2: Coaching for empowerment - Tuesday 14th November 2023
  • Module 3: Vision and culture - Tuesday 12th December 2023
  • Module 4: Leading change - Thursday 18th January 2024
  • Module 5: Communication - Thursday 22nd February 2024
  • Module 6: Motivating self and others - Thursday 14th March 2024
  • Module 7: Wellbeing and resilience - Tuesday 23rd April 2024
  • Module 8: Leading and influencing high performing teams - Thursday 16th May 2024

All modules run from  08:45-11:15.

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

Booking Process

Bookings for the 2023/24 series of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme are now open.

Book your place now.

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.

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