Finance for Non-Finance Executive

Finance for Non-Finance Executive

Decoding Finance for Every Role: Empowering Non-Finance Executives with Practical Insights

This course is for anyone who wants to develop knowledge and understanding of fundamental financial and management accounting techniques used by managers in organisations and enable learners to apply the techniques learnt. Online tools and reference materials will be provided throughout, allowing the candidates to leave with hands-on knowledge which can be implemented upon return to respective organisations.

This course provides the skills and knowledge you need to:

  • Appreciate the financial implications of critical business decisions
  • Understand the financial position of a company
  • Analyse and interpret critical financial statements
  • Assess the financial health of an organisation
  • Apply and evaluate decision-making tools for cost management, operational and strategic planning and control
  • Prepare and manage budgets

This module aims to achieve a conceptual and comprehensive understanding of strategy road map creation using core contemporary methodologies to make relevant proposals for business progression.

The programme content has been designed specifically for people working in non-financial roles. This programme is not strictly for managers. Any employee whose role involves financial responsibilities or input into financial processes/reviews would benefit from understanding the key financial concepts covered in this course. This course can be adapted to suit all levels, roles and needs.

Programme Structure

Not only become conversant with its format and content, but also gain real insight into the key levers and metrics which shape your entity’s profit performance.

This is where everything financial ‘plays out’ yet it’s commonly overlooked.  You’ll be among very few to be truly able to crack the balance sheet code.

Cash is the be-all and end-all.  The truth is each and every organization has its own ‘natural’ cash flow design.  And once you understand how this works, you’ll never look back.

Spending money can be hard to get sanctioned until now. You’ll learn the very best ways to construct and articulate your business case.

How can you utilise and interpret the financial information your entity holds to add real value in your role? Well, in short, there is a lot more scope than you might think.

Programme Highlights

Profit & Loss Mastery:

• Gain insight into key levers shaping profit performance.
• Decode the balance sheet to truly understand financial health.

Cash Flow Command:

• Master your organization’s unique cash flow dynamics.
• Never overlook the importance of cash as the financial lifeblood.

Strategic Spending Proposals

• Craft compelling business cases for effective spending.
• Learn the art of getting financial proposals sanctioned.

4 Leveraging Financial Information:

• Explore untapped potential in utilizing financial data.
• Add significant value to your role through financial interpretation.

5 Tailored Learning Journey:

•  Personalized modules adapting to various roles and expertise levels.

This Program is for Non-Finance Pros Eager to Master Financial Essentials

  • Finance Insight for All Roles:

    • Understand financial recording and reporting techniques.
    • Manage working capital effectively.
    • Gain insights into management accounting techniques.


  • Essential Financial Literacy:

    • Grasp the implications of financial ratios in decision-making.
    • Recognize the significance of Financial Management knowledge.
    • Unlock the secrets of the Profit & Loss statement and balance sheet.

  • Drive Performance Through Commitment

    • Strategically align engagement initiatives with company vision
    • Equip managers to act as engagement role models
    • Convert satisfaction into motivation, ownership, and commitment

Learning Outcomes of Finance for Non-Finance Executive

  • Understand the requirements and techniques for financial recording and reporting.

  • Understand how working capital can be effectively managed.

  • Understand management accounting techniques.

  • Understand the importance of financial data in formulating and delivering business strategy.

  • Be able to analyse financial data for an organisation in order to inform strategic decision making purposes.

  • Be able to evaluate proposals for strategic decisions on capital expenditure in an organisation

  • Understand Financial Ratios and its implications in various decisions.

  • Understand Financial Ratios and its implications in various decisions.

  • Understand why knowledge Financial Management is essential to grow up in the Organisational Chart?

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Start Date
February 2024
Study Mode
Finance for Non-finance Executive
Learning Time
3 Weeks
Start Date
Study Mode
Finance for Non-Financial Executive
Learning Time
3 Months

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Join a exclusive group of professionals ready to expand their financial acumen and strategic impact. Together, we will cultivate cross-functional fluency between financial and non-financial leaders. Master the fundamentals of finance and accounting to evaluate opportunities, boost profitability, and drive organizational success.

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Student Support

We encourage you to make full use of all of the support services and facilities available to ensure you have the best possible experience during your time at the School.

Personal tutors can help you with a range of issues affecting your studies, as well as tell you about other University support available.

If you think your circumstances might affect your academic achievement, it’s a good idea to talk to your programme tutor about your situation. They can help you manage your workload and, if necessary, explain the rules about extenuating circumstances for assignments.

LSB offers additional specialist support for all students to develop skills that enhance your employability prospects and support your studies.

Our extensive careers service supports you throughout your time at School to ensure that when you complete the programme, you are well-prepared for the world of work.

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Quality Delivery

Trainers have assessed annually on the quality of their delivery and delegate engagement.

Practical Training

Theory and practical based training to take back to the office which leads you more.

Small Class Sizes

No more than 15 people to ensure you get the most from our trainers.

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Please contact us on +44 (0)20 3305 8124 or send us an email to to discuss your requirements and obtain an application form.

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