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Lean for Finance: 1 Day

Lean accounting supports lean management by providing flow-focussed management accounting tools to support visual workplace measures for rapid decision making and improvement.  Lean Accounting should be an integral part of the lean management system, as well as a vital tool for strategic decision making.
This two-day course provides an introduction to the philosophy of lean and the tools of lean accounting and decision making. The programme is aimed at finance staff and operational managers, and includes several interactive exercises.
The company is encouraged to involve a cross section of teams and departments in the training in order to help promote a common understanding of the issues in lean and to develop an agreed way forward which will deliver performance benefits and financial returns for the business.
Who Takes This Course
Finance staff and Operational Managers.
Learning Objectives
Participation in this workshop will help you to:
  • Outline the key principles of lean and the main tools of lean accounting
  • Build a Process Map and understand how to define them
  • Define lean performance measures and linking them to finance data
  • Understand the structure and creation of Lean Accounting management reports
  • Use Lean Accounting principles to make business decisions
  • Learn how Lean Accounting helps forecast and highlight the financial benefits of improvement
  • Implement Lean Accounting - discussion time for managers to plan a way forward to ensure that lean is a success in the business and delivers agreed financial benefits
Course Topics
  • Introduction to the Lean Philosophy and Lean Accounting
  • Process Mapping Definition
  • Lean Performance Measures
  • Lean Costing
  • Lean Decision Making
  • The Financial Benefits of Improvement
NoEE Training
We know that each and every business has their own training needs so we are more than happy to tailor our training to meet your own specific requirements.  Please contact us to discuss this option further. 
In addition, our training can be delivered on your site or as an open course*, please contact us for planned open course dates in 2016.
Contact us at or by telephone on +44(0) 330 123 9799 to book any of our training courses.
* Open courses will only run when we have 6 delegates or more and each Member is restricted to one free place per course.