Become the best controllerExecutive Master Class inControllershipWho has the competence to be a real controller? The Added value for you and your companyprofessionals who attended the Executive Master Class inControllership, definitely. Indeed, thanks to this advanced • You will acquire theoretical, conceptual and practice-management programme, you will be able to master the oriented knowledge and know-how regarding all aspectsvarious areas of management accounting and management of management accounting and control.control. We promise you a unique learning experience. This • You will measure and follow the progress achieved in theis an intensive commitment, over sixteen months, but you implementation of the corporate strategy.will come out of it as a knowledgeable financial professional. • You will develop and implement new and improvedOnly you will have the essential competences to suitably fill systems for management control.in the position of controller. • You will employ ready-to-use instruments and techniques for performance measurement and cost management.For whom? Programme design• You are a junior or senior professional who is highly interested in management accounting and management You will be amazed by our keenness for practice. Departing control. from well founded theory, we illustrate it with practice-• You are a management accountant, controller, financial based examples, case studies and exercises. manager, financial director, auditor or consultant whose interest lies in company financing and cost management. Part of this programme consists of an in-company project. This is how it goes: you will develop a subject that is relevantIf you meet the following requirements, we will invite you to to your own organisation, in order to apply your knowledgean intake interview: immediately. Our professors and scientific staff will bring you their support, helping you with advice and actions.• You have a university diploma or equivalent practical Chances are this part of the programme will develop into a experience. strong asset for your organisation and for yourself.• You have at least 3 years’ experience in management accounting or management control.Hugely inspiring" The Executive Master Class in Controllership offers aunique opportunity to share information and insights withprofessors and other participants. The interaction during theteam exercises and cases proves very inspiring and leadsto tackling daily issues from a different angle. The thought-provoking and wide-ranging selection of practice-orientedtopics makes for an enriching and relevant experience thatwill no doubt benefit you for the rest of your career. “Dries Hermans - Financial Controller, LMS International
Programme design Meet your facultyYou belong to the new generation of controllers and are therefore undoubtedly This excellent programme involves bothfaced with quite a lot of challenges. You will go through each module, step by theory and practice. Would you like tostep. This ensures that you will properly acquire all the building blocks for the know which academics and practitionersfuture. And, as always, theoretical concepts tie in with practice-based examples. lecture in the programme? If so, visit our website, where you can also download orResidential Opening Seminar request a comprehensive brochure.• Introduction to fundamental concepts and terminology Prof Filip Roodhooft Programme DirectorModule 1: Strategic Management PRACTICAL INFO• Strategy as a decision-making process• Introduction to successful competition and innovation Dates and venues• Conceptual framework for industry analysis and strategic planning 28 days• Development and implementation of efficient strategies March 2013 until June 2014 1 module of 2 or 3 days each monthModule 2 & 3: Management Control Ghent and Leuven Campuses• Follow-up to the objectives and performance of the enterprise Language• Define the optimum management control structure English• Budgeting as a key instrument for short-term planning and control in an organisation Fee• Performance measurement with the Balanced Scorecard € 12.345 + € 1,500 seminar costs (excl. 21% VAT)Module 4: Corporate Finance• Management of the company’s financial health for the long term• In-depth review of fundamental concepts and techniques in financial management: capital cost, capital structure, debt financing, working capital management, and company valuation• Analysis, decision-making and financing questions dealing with investmentsModule 5 & 6: Management Accounting• Various techniques of cost calculation: traditional cost calculation, Activity Based Costing and Time-Driven ABC• Cost calculation based on cost data• Analysis and evaluation of the profitability of products, customers and markets: Customer Profitability and Total Cost of OwnershipModule 7: Management and ICT• Optimisation of company information systems (ERP-systems, BI-systems, Intranet, etc.) for the purpose of creating maximum value for the company• Impact of essential management concepts like business-IT alignment, IT governance and corporate ICT architectureModule 8: International Accounting• Review of various accounting standards currently in use worldwide, and their impacts on financial reporting (IFRS, US GAAP, Sarbanes-Oxley, etc.)Residential Capstone Seminar• Focus on growing your personal and professional management skills: decision-making models, negotiation techniques, leadership styles and Apply now! motivation, etc. Please see Practical Info on the following page, or visit: www.vlerick.com/master-controllership
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