Managerial Accounting for Non-Financial Managers
Non-financial managers increasingly need to understand how to use accounting information in order to make better business decisions.
Managerial Accounting for Non-financial Managers introduces managers to some of the basic concepts and techniques of product costing and pricing, product appraisal, cost-volume-profit analysis, and budgeting, applying these techniques to solve practical problems.
- What is it?
Over two days, the course will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to use accounting information and managerial accounting techniques to make better business decisions, and provide a sound foundation for further study of more advanced aspects.
The programme is facilitated by Dr Alan Duboisée de Ricquebourg (ACA), a Teaching Fellow in Accounting and Finance at Leeds University Business School. Prior to joining Leeds University Business School, Alan qualified as a Chartered Accountant and worked for Deloitte, managing audit engagements in their Harare, Dallas, and Calgary offices, gaining experience to a wide range of industries.
- Who should attend?
The course is designed for managers from all sectors who wish to develop their knowledge of managerial accounting from a zero base to a solid understanding of the basic concepts and techniques of product costing and pricing, product appraisal, cost-volume-profit analysis, and budgeting.
- What are the benefits?
By the end of this two-day course delegates will be able to:
- determine the cost and selling price of a product
- critically assess whether or not a product should be manufactured
- determine the breakeven point and margin of safety for a given product
- understand the role of accounting information in the budgetary process
- prepare a cash budget
- Day 1
- Product costing & pricing
- Product appraisal
- Cost-volume-profit analysis
- Day 2
- The budgetary process
- Preparation of budgets
For further information please contact Vikki Moyles, Business Development Officer, Executive Education
Tel: +44 (0)113 344 3911