Nonprofit Financial Management

Critical Competencies and Emerging Trends

Here you will find the financial management skills and business trends most critical for success in a nonprofit today. Learn how to deliver more: more efficiency, more responsible governance, more robust accounting and controls , more effective resource management, and more useful performance management information.

Choose this seminar to stimulate your focus on how to add maximum value today and develop better strategy for tomorrow.

Excellent! Great information and very knowledgeable speaker.

-W. Columbia, SC

Topics Discussed

Modern Nonprofit Business Environment

  • Socioeconomic drivers of “nonprofit culture”
  • Legal and regulatory nonprofit criterion
  • Changing approach to nonprofit governance
  • Major economic trends and challenges

Financial and Risk Management Processes

  • Matching finance strategy to mission scope
  • Fundraising program design and tools
  • ROI for Nonprofits
  • Integrating risk management programs

Nonprofit External and Internal Accounting

  • Building a healthy money culture
  • Quality control in six key accounting practices
  • Essentials and best practices in cost accounting

Strategic Performance Management

  • Nonprofit business models
  • Nonprofit performance improvement concepts
  • Nonprofit balanced scorecard design

Cases and Group Discussion

The seminar includes group discussion and five exercises or case studies.

Additional Information

Target Audience: Controllers, CFOs, Nonprofit board members

Level of Knowledge: Intermediate

CPE Credit: 8 hours group live

Area of Study: Management

Prerequisite: General knowledge of nonprofit business and financial conventions

Adv. Preparation: None

Author: Diane D. White

Acronym: NPFM

Scheduling: Schedule along with Driving Corporate Performance or Executive Education’s Only Financial Officer 3.0 to make a 2-day series.