This certificate provides an understanding of the emerging models of finance in organizations and how to navigate the evolution of finance by focusing on the new competencies required. The certificate provides deeper insight into the various objectives and roles within the Finance value chain of the future. It focuses on what changes are required within organizations to adapt to the changing business environment and how new and existing roles will underpin the value chain. This certificate covers some key concepts including the following: integrated planning and the role of the Finance business partner; rethinking traditional processes and evaluating growth strategies; technology components in an integrated Finance design and their key impacts on finance. This certificate is delivered in two parts. Each part is approximately 4 hours in duration: Learners must complete both part 1 and part 2 to earn the Ignite Change certificate. This webcast is part 1 and covers the Engage Objective and the Plan Objective.
• Identify the capabilities being delivered by Finance across the Finance value chain. • Recall what business partnering means and the different components. • Recognize the underlying competencies and skills needed within the Finance value chain • Recognize the technology components included in an integrated finance technology design. • Recognize the different roles present within each objective of the Finance value chain.
* Finance value chain * Key roles and objectives within the Finance value chain. * The capabilities that will be delivered by the Finance function of the future. * The role of business partnering . * Current and future technologies that will enable the Finance function to deliver against its mandate.
CFOs, Controllers, Finance leaders, Finance managers, Finance team members