This course is aimed at finance people, in a centralised finance function or in line functions, who want to round out their professional education as they take on more management responsibility. The role of a Finance manager is challenging because it requires two totally different skill sets â€“ being a functional expert and being a leader. This course is designed to improve both aspects. It aims to enable you to improve your knowledge and ability to deliver the Finance mission and to meet customer, that is the businessâ€™s, needs. In today's business environment cost management and cost reduction are key to business success. More than half the programme time is focused on this to provide you with a rounded, effective approach to these topics. You will be able to improve your effectiveness by more clearly understanding your role in delivering what Finance's customers really want.