Project Management for Accountants

by accountingcpd

As an accountant you will already manage projects. But by helping you understand professional project management tools and techniques, this course will take your project management skills to the next level.

price £75+vat
cpd hours 4 CPD hours
access 120 days' access

This course will enable you to

  • Take your project management skills to the next level
  • Use both agile and traditional project management tools and techniques
  • Define a project clearly, write a compelling project brief and get the right people on your project team
  • Identify key milestones, planning considerations, and set controls and processes for your projects
  • Deal with risks and changes in your project
  • Conduct post-project evaluation to learn from the process and measure project success

About the course

As an accountant you will, no doubt, manage projects, whether it is a major new software roll out or just getting the management accounts out on time. You will already have many of the skills required such as assessing risk, understanding the numbers and paying attention to detail. But developing your project management skills and understanding the processes and theory used by professional project managers will help you manage your projects more effectively and efficiently.

This course explores professional project management tools and techniques that you can use, as an accountant, in your day-to-day role. From defining the project through to completion and evaluation, this course will take your project management skills to the next level.

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Contents

  • Project management
    • Projects
    • A project lifecycle
    • Project management
    • Project managers
    • Project management techniques
    • Constraints
  • Defining the project
    • The need for a project
    • Project definition
    • Defining customer needs
    • The brief
    • A project plan
    • Project manager role
    • The project team
    • Project management approaches
  • Beginning the project
    • Planning to plan!
    • Milestone plan
    • Detailed planning
    • Resources
    • Risk evaluation
    • Controls and processes
    • Launch
  • Managing the project
    • Leadership
    • Monitoring and control
    • Dealing with issues
    • Teamwork
    • Time management
    • Monitoring risk
    • Change control
    • The project manager's world
  • Finishing the project
    • Loose ends
    • Project completion
    • Learning from projects
    • A smooth hand-over
    • Project success

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Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
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Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours4 unitshourshours
Access period120 days
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Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs

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Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours21 units20 hours21 hours
Access period120 days
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Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
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Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
Access period12+ months
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Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
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All you need for this year and more.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
Access period12 months
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
Learn more

Course

Need just a few unitshourshours?

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours4 unitshourshours
Access period120 days
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs

Pick n Mix

All you need for this year's CPD.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours21 units20 hours21 hours
Access period120 days
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
Learn more

Team

Keep your whole team up to date.

Access to this course
Total CPD unitshourshours800+ unitshourshours
Access period12+ months
Audit-proof CPD completion certificate
Immediate access to our entire CPD catalogue
Exclusive news and CPD every week plus monthly webinars, all year round
Account manager on hand to support your team's needs
Learn more

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