Role of the Finance Director

The Institute of Directors

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The Institute of Directors

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About the course

In an increasingly competitive and regulatory environment, the demands on the modern finance director continue to evolve. As financial custodian and enabler of commercial business strategy, the finance director is a key member of the board of directors.

Whether you are newly appointed, aspiring to the role, or looking to improve your performance with fresh insight, this practical course will equip you with the essential knowledge to fulfil the role successfully.

Learn how to balance the demands of this crucial and complex role, and ensure that financial strategies support the broader corporate aims of the business.

Course Benefits

This course provides a unique opportunity to gain a clearer insight into your boardroom responsibilities, how to fulfil them effectively and how to improve your personal contribution. It will also enable examination of your financial strategies and how these support the broader corporate aims or your organisation.

Learning Objectives

By attending this course you will gain the knowledge and skills to:

  • Assess the finance director's critical success factors and key tasks, and how these can be best achieved
  • Identify the critical connections between corporate, business and financial strategies
  • Provide appropriate financial information to the board, including what, when, why, how and to whom
  • Better handle the problems of the finance director's multiple board responsibilities
  • Recognise how other financial directors tackle the role and achieve results
  • Re-assess the finance director's responsibilities to fellow directors, shareholders, employees, financial institutions and other key stakeholders
  • Appreciate ethical board issues and the special duties of a finance director

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Talita Ferreira

Business experience Talita is an experienced C-Suite executive, non-executive director, entrepreneur, consultant, published author and international speaker with more than 22 years of corporate experience with global brands, including KPMG, Investec Bank, and BMW. As an experienced Chief Financia...

Role of the Finance Director at The Institute of Directors

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