Budgets and Financial Planning for Beginners

Date: 11 November 2020

Time: 10.00 - 12.00

Location: Online

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This course will cover where to begin with financial planning, developing budgets, costing projects and planning for the unexpected. The final section will introduce how to use your budgets for monitoring and reporting. It is primarily aimed at those with little previous experience.

The course will cover:

  • Preparing a financial plan for your organisation
  • Different budget formats and when they may be used
  • Budgeting for restricted funds and projects
  • Costing a project
  • Understanding the importance of funding core costs
  • How to deal with financial planning for unforeseen circumstances
  • Using budgets to monitor performance and produce useful financial reports

Please Note: A two-minute silence will be observed at 11 o’clock to mark Remembrance Day.

About the Trainer: Louise Prosser is the Finance Manager with Hunts Forum and is a Chartered Accountant who has worked in the voluntary sector for 17 years. She has previously worked as a Development Worker, providing training and support to voluntary organisations. She also has experience as a Treasurer for a variety of organisations.

Cost: This course is FREE for Hunts forum and CCVS Members, £40 for non members. To become a member sign up here.

Information and Booking: To find out more and to book a place email keith@huntsforum.org.uk