Effective Presentation Skills for Finance Professionals

The most persuasive CFO's and Finance Directors earn their place "at the top table" by mastering the skills and techniques needed to interpret and communicate financial information in a way that provides and effectively communicates meaningful business insights that guide the organization’s key strategic decision-makers.

Course Overview

This course will provide you with the key skills to use advanced data analysis and interpretation techniques as the basis for insightful business dashboards, reports, and presentations to financial and non-financial colleagues, senior managers, and decision-makers. You may have highly developed finance and accounting skills; you might be the master of the Excel spreadsheet – but in today’s highly competitive work environment, those talents will not by themselves be enough to get you out of the accounting office and into the boardroom with the real decision-makers.

What you’ll learn
  • Ability to exploit developments in BI and BA.
  • Skills in the rapid development of dashboards in Excel.
  • How to link financial measures to strategic organizational goals.
  • Using Excel and PowerPoint to produce professional standard presentations.
  • How to communicate effectively with non-financial managers.
  • Designing and writing business reports with impact.
  • Planning and making confident presentations.
  • Understanding audiences and dealing with difficult questions.

This course is a suitably wide range of professionals but will significantly benefit:

  • Finance Directors and Chief Financial Officers
  • Capital Investment and Project Team Members
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Managers
  • Planning and Budgeting Managers
  • Senior Finance Managers
  • Management Accountants
  • Strategic Planning Managers
  • Tax Auditors
  • Tax Managers
  • Investment Analysts

Candidates must;

  • Have access to either a computer or smartphone with internet connectivity.
  • Be equipped with quality webcam and headphones.
Duration & Fees
  • Regular – 8 Weeks – ₦150,000
  • Fast-Track – 6 Weeks – ₦225,000
Program Dates
  • August – October, 2024
  • October – December, 2024
  • February – April, 2025
  • May – July, 2025