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The Controllership Series - The Future Role of the Controller Part 1


Total Credits: 1.5 including 1 Accounting - Technical, .5 Auditing- Technical

Average Rating:
   8
Categories:
ACPEN Industry Institute |  Accounting and Auditing |  Personal Development
Faculty:
Lynn Fountain
Course Levels:
Basic
Duration:
1.5 Hours
License:
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

Dates
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Description

This is a two-part series that discuss new trends and concepts the financial controller should begin to execute in order to truly become a valued member of the senior leadership team. The rapid pace of the evolving technological landscape has promoted changes in how accountants and financial professionals focus attention on strategy and modernize their roles to leverage digital technology. There is increased demand for enhancing flexibility into finance cycles and initiating real-time reporting and insights. These are the core attributes that will assist in transforming the work that controllership function performs.

Is the financial controllership prepared to meet future business demands? The IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) and Deloitte’s Center for Controllership aimed to better understand the current state of controllership and expectations of future demands for controllers and accounting professionals. They conducted a survey in late 2022 and identified several trends. The survey takes a look at how prepared controllership is to meet future business demands. It also highlights some insights for leaders to consider that may increase their preparedness. It also identified areas of additional insight and questions to answer on the controllership transformation journey.

In this segment one, we go through numerous concepts in detail and the remaining concepts will be covered in segment two.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Explore and examine the future state of the controllership role
  • Identify the actions controllers can take to address barriers
  • Discover and examine how to broaden data
  • Identify and understand flexibility for unstructured data
  • Explore and evaluate how to rethink finance analytics
  • Recognize and examine how to create agile forecasting with scenario planning

Major Subjects
  • Accounting and Finance

Course Materials

Faculty

Lynn Fountain's Profile

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Lynn Fountain has over 45 years of experience spanning public accounting, corporate accounting and consulting. 20 years of her experience has been working in the areas of internal and external auditing and risk management. She is a subject matter expert in multiple fields including internal audit, ethics, fraud evaluations, Sarbanes-Oxley, enterprise risk management, governance, financial management and compliance. Lynn has held two Chief Audit Executive (CAE) positions for international companies. In one of her roles as CAE, she assisted in the investigation of a multi-million-dollar fraud scheme perpetrated by a vendor that spanned 7 years and implicated 20 employees. The fraud was formally investigation by the FBI and resulted in 5 indictments estimating a $13M fraud loss.Ms. Fountain obtained her BSBA from Pittsburg State University and her MBA from Washburn University in Kansas. She has her CPA, CGMA, CRMA credentials.


Dates

Wed, Jul 24, 2024 - 03:00pm to 04:21pm EDT
Fri, Aug 09, 2024 - 04:00pm to 05:21pm EDT
Thu, Aug 22, 2024 - 10:00am to 11:21am EDT
Mon, Sep 09, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:21pm EDT
Thu, Sep 19, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:21pm EDT
Fri, Oct 04, 2024 - 03:00pm to 04:21pm EDT
Sat, Oct 26, 2024 - 04:00pm to 05:21pm EDT
Thu, Nov 07, 2024 - 07:00pm to 08:21pm EST
Fri, Nov 15, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:21pm EST
Fri, Dec 06, 2024 - 01:00pm to 02:21pm EST
Mon, Dec 16, 2024 - 03:00pm to 04:21pm EST
Sat, Dec 21, 2024 - 11:00am to 12:21pm EST
Wed, Jan 08, 2025 - 04:00pm to 05:21pm EST
Sat, Jan 18, 2025 - 01:00pm to 02:21pm EST
Thu, Jan 23, 2025 - 10:00am to 11:21am EST
Fri, Feb 07, 2025 - 12:00pm to 01:21pm EST
Wed, Feb 19, 2025 - 01:00pm to 02:21pm EST
Wed, Mar 12, 2025 - 03:00pm to 04:21pm EDT
Wed, Mar 19, 2025 - 04:00pm to 05:21pm EDT
Tue, Apr 08, 2025 - 07:00pm to 08:21pm EDT
Thu, Apr 17, 2025 - 12:00pm to 01:21pm EDT
Sat, Apr 19, 2025 - 11:00am to 12:21pm EDT
Tue, May 06, 2025 - 01:00pm to 02:21pm EDT
Thu, May 15, 2025 - 07:00pm to 08:21pm EDT
Wed, Jun 04, 2025 - 04:00pm to 05:21pm EDT
Thu, Jun 19, 2025 - 10:00am to 11:21am EDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Prerequisites None
Advanced Preparation None
Designed For Controllers, Accountants, Finance Professionals, Auditors
Original Recording Date 01/01/2024
Course Developer Lynn Fountain
Date Added to Catalog 02/05/2024
Yellow Book No

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Instructional Delivery Method

Group Internet Based


Course Registration Requirements

Online Registration


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