The Complete Finance Manager Course 2020
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The Complete Finance Manager Course 2020

Financial Management, ERP systems, Accounting, Capital budgeting, Presentation design, Management, and Negotiation
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4.4 (2,415 ratings)
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Last updated 6/2020
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This course includes
  • 13 hours on-demand video
  • 4 articles
  • 136 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Assignments
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Understand how companies measure financial performance
  • Determine why ERP systems facilitate business process
  • Employ best practices when working on the implementation of an ERP system
  • Learn basic accounting principles
  • Specialize in advanced accounting topics (revenue recognition, invoicing mechanics, cost flow methods, capitalized costs, fair value accounting, revaluation, etc.)
  • Secure financing and understand debt covenants
  • Perform leasing calculations
  • Perform pension liabilities calculations
  • Know how to optimize a company's working capital
  • Perform inventory, trade receivables, and trade payables management
  • Recognize when a company is inefficient in its working capital management
  • Understand the time value of money
  • Be able to calculate cost of debt, cost of equity, and WACC
  • Forecast future cash flows
  • Discount future cash flows to obtain their present value
  • Know how to raise equity
  • Understand the treatment of dividend payments, share repurchases, and stock splits
  • Perform financial statement analysis
  • Assess investment opportunities
  • Apply capital budgeting techniques such as: NPV, IRR, and ROI
  • Build capital budgeting financial models from scratch
  • Perform sensitivity analysis
  • Create interactive Excel dashboards
  • Use Excel slicers for financial reporting
  • Create professional and attractive corporate presentations - in line with ones prepared by top tier investment banks
  • Study the ten key principles of presentation creation
  • Learn how to create company profile, key financials, share price, group structure, waterfall, geographical presence, and other types of slides used in finance
  • Calculate a company's net cash flow
  • Be able to create a company valuation model from scratch
  • Calculate a firm's enterprise and equity value using DCF
  • Learn how to become an effective and respected manager
  • Be able to recruit, select, onboard, train, develop, and retain talented employees
  • Provide employee feedback
  • Organize performance review meetings
  • Negotiate effectively
  • Apply negotiation tactics that will ensure your success in the long run
Requirements
  • Basic knowledge of accounting and financial math
  • Willingness to become a finance manager
Description

Welcome to The Complete Finance Manager Course!


This is the only online course you'll need to acquire the financial management acumen to:

  • Start a career in finance

  • Get promoted and become a finance manager

  • Take your career to the next level

  • Apply managerial, financial, decision-making and negotiation skills in a real working environment

  • Understand why companies make money and how to improve their performance through financial analysis and management techniques

This is a financial management course combining 11 different courses!

  • Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

  • Accounting basics

  • Advanced accounting

  • Working capital optimization

  • Financial statement analysis

  • Capital budgeting

  • Creating Pivot table dashboards

  • Effective corporate PowerPoint presentation skills

  • Company valuation

  • Management and HR Management

  • Negotiation

Take the course, if you want to become a finance manager - one of the hottest professions in the corporate world.

Learn from proven professionals who have trained more than 210,000 students on Udemy.The instructors of the course have acquired their experience while working for companies like Pwc, Coca-Cola Enterprises, HSBC, and Morgan Stanley.

The Complete Finance Manager Course is precisely what you need. We cover a number of topics that will build-up your skills and provide you with the all-around preparation required to get the job and be a Rockstar Finance Manager from Day 1.This is a complete bundle that ensures you will have the right amount of training to perform successfully.

Here comes the fun part!  

We have prepared 10 Course Challenges. After each major block of the course, we will ask you to complete a project that will help you reinforce the knowledge you have acquired. 

We will challenge you to:  

  • Point out potential problems of an ERP design and implementation scheme

  • Register a company’s accounting transactions for revenues, costs, trade receivables, inventory, fixed assets, and trade payables

  • Solve a cost flow method, revaluation, and leasing exercise

  • Suggest how to optimize a company’s working capital

  • Perform financial statement analysis for Tesla Inc.

  • Assess whether an electro power plant project is feasible from a financial perspective (capital budgeting)

  • Create a dynamic dashboard for Tesla's sales using pivot tables and slicers

  • Value Tesla Inc. using Discounted Cash Flow  

  • Design a corporate presentation from scratch

  • Decide how to cope with different managerial situations 

Not only will you learn how to do all of this; you will be able to perform these tasks like a true professional.   

Once you have solved a Course Challenge, we expect you to share your working file with us and we'll be happy to provide personalized feedback. This will be an interactive student-teacher experience that will allow us to connect and work together throughout the course.   

Why is this course different from the rest of the Finance courses out there?  

  • High production quality – Every concept we teach is explained carefully and beautifully animated in Full HD

  • Knowledgeable instructors – Not one, not two, but three proven professionals will teach you in this course. We have made an effort to bring in experts who will teach you the real practical skills you'll need on the job

  • Complete – This is a comprehensive course providing a 360-overview of the skills needed to be a finance manager

  • Case Studies that will help you reinforce what you’ve learned

  • Course Challenge: Solve our Course Challenge and make this an interactive experience. We will provide feedback on your work and you'll be able to track the actual progress you have made throughout the course

  • We are here for you – we will respond to your questions in the Q&A board within 1 business day

  • Fast pace – our courses are very dynamic, and instructors do not waste any time delivering the material

Why should you consider a career as a finance manager?

  1. Personal growth. This is a multifaceted job that requires you to learn plenty and grow as a professional   

  2. Salary. The average salary of finance manager in the US is $117,990 per year  

  3. Secure Future. In an age when many professions are in danger of automation, you can be certain this is a safe career choice as finance managers will be needed by companies to analyze all the financial data and optimize operations and sales channels  

  4. Promotions. Once you are able to become a finance manager, you will continue to grow professionally and will have a good chance of becoming a CFO   

So, what are you waiting for?

Click the "Take this course button", and let's begin this journey together!

Who this course is for:
  • Financial analysts
  • Accountants
  • Controllers
  • Commercial finance analysts
  • Business analysts
  • Assistant managers
  • Aspiring finance managers
  • Financial consultants
  • Bankers
  • Finance students
  • University graduates
  • Anyone interested in becoming a finance manager
Course content
Expand all 244 lectures 12:51:50
+ The importance of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems
6 lectures 30:13
What is an ERP system?
05:42
Strongest advantages of ERP systems
02:48
Quiz ERP systems (1/2)
2 questions
Difficulties when implementing an ERP system
05:34
Best practices when implementing a new ERP system
05:43
A finance manager's leadership is crucial when implementing a new system
05:59
Quiz ERP systems (2/2)
3 questions
Describe how the implementation of an ERP system would impact each of the processes listed. Create a scheme that shows how an ERP system helps an electronic goods retailer company manage its informational flows. Post your answers in the course Q&A section to get personalized feedback from us.
ERP Systems - Course Challenge #1
2 questions
+ Accounting Basics - Types of revenues, costs, assets, and liabilities
14 lectures 38:15
Introduction to the section
01:14
The different types of accounting standards
02:34
The three financial statements
01:51
Types of revenues
02:15
Types of revenues - exercise
01:47
Types of expenses
05:19
Income taxes
01:45
Depreciation & Amortization
04:27
Types of assets
03:35
Asset categories - practical example
03:47
Types of liabilities
03:45
Liability categories - practical example
02:30
Equity
01:54
Accrual accounting
01:32
+ Accounting Basics - Cost recognition
3 lectures 06:52
Cost recognition principles
03:01
The two types of Income Statement formats
01:17
An assignment, which evaluates whether you have learned the main principles of revenue and cost recognition. Do not forget to post your answers in the course Q&A section.
Basic Accounting - Course Challenge #2
4 questions
+ Advanced Accounting - Trade receivables
5 lectures 11:08
Introduction to the section
00:58
The importance of Trade receivables
02:33
What happens when clients do not pay on time?
03:11
Case study - dealing with non-paying customers
02:39
A technique to improve receivables collection
01:47
+ Advanced Accounting - Inventory
4 lectures 10:27
Types of Inventory
02:37
The different cost flow methods
04:21
Cost flow methods - a practical exercise
00:55
+ Advanced Accounting - Fixed assets
7 lectures 24:22
Capitalizing interest expenses
02:00
Fair value accounting
02:14
Intangible assets with finite life vs. Intangible assets with infinite life
04:12
The revaluation model
05:13
The revaluation model - practical exercise
05:19
Intangible assets created internally
02:16
+ Advanced Accounting - Trade payables
3 lectures 07:24
Accounting for trade payables
02:51
Accounts payable vs notes payable
01:26
The advantages of e-invoicing
03:07