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The overall aim of the CIPFA CFO Leadership Academy is to develop your personal impact skills to match your role and aspirations if you are in or aspire to be in senior finance roles in the public services.
The programme is made up of a mixture of informative and practical input from leading thinkers and practicing finance professionals together with a core programme of action learning sets that will give serving and aspiring chief financial officers practical exposure to the latest thinking on leadership and personal impact.
Starts: 19 Jan 2018 10:00Ends: 07 Sep 2018 16:00
£2,500.00 excl VAT
The CIPFA CFO Leadership Academy programme is about the leadership and personal impact aspects of operating at a senior level. Its purpose is to develop the personal skills of those who are in or aspire to be in senior finance roles in the public sector. There are two strands:
The programme is made up of a mixture of informative and practical input from leading thinkers and practising CFOs, together with a core programme of action learning sets that will give you practical exposure to the latest thinking on leadership and personal impact.
On completing the programme you will:
Finance specialists from across the public services – including central government, local authorities, police and fire services, NDPBs and other similar bodies - who are aspiring to become CFOs or finance directors. It is also ideal for existing CFOs who are seeking to refresh their skills and knowledge.
Because you are already a highly experienced finance professional, the CIPFA Leadership Academy does not address the technical aspects of your role; it is about the leadership and personal impact aspects of operating at a senior level.
Three workshops and five action learning sets over a five to six month period.
Action Learning Set One: 22 & 23 February 2018
Action Learning Set Two: 29 & 30 March 2018
Workshop Two: 27 April 2018
Action Learning Set Three: 24 & 25 May 2018
Action Learning Set Four: 21 & 22 June 2018
Action Learning Set Five: 5 & 6 July 2018
Final Workshop Three: 7 September 2018
Brendan is CIPFA’s Senior Leadership and Development Consultant, tasked with designing and delivering a number of major CIPFA programmes. He leads CIPFA’s Leadership Academy for Serving and Aspiring CFOs in the UK and for the Government of Canada. He is also heavily involved in CIPFA’s Finance Business Partnering work and in change management assignments in the UK and in Europe.
CIPFA CFO Leadership Academy