• English for Finance and Controlling

    English for Finance and Controlling

    For specialist and executive personnel from the areas of finance, accounting and controlling..

English for Finance and Controlling

For staff, specialist and executive personnel who work in the areas of finance, accounting and controlling and who want to communicate confidently with international business partners on the telephone or in writing.

You will learn the proper English vocabulary and expressions in accounting and finance, and develop your written communication in e-mails and letters across different business areas. We also look at and provide training for various situations such as meetings, presentations and negotiations.

Workshop goals

  • Use vocabulary and expressions in accounting & finance with confidence – written and verbally
  • Professional structure of written correspondence
  • Targeted and efficient communication on the telephone
  • Discuss and explain solutions

Focus points

  • Expand terminology and vocabulary in the area of accounting & finance
  • Golden rules of business correspondence, including via e-mail
  • Eliminate uncertainties and enquiries in business communication
  • Understand problems and deal with them correctly
  • Command of common expressions and phrases
  • Questioning techniques
  • Ability to discuss and explain complex issues

Course content

Below is an initial overview of the potential course content. The curriculum will be aligned to participants' individual needs on the basis of a needs analysis..

The 'English for Controlling' course comprises the following aspects:

The tasks of a controller

  • Tasks and duties of the controller
  • Create job advertisements and conduct interviews

Accounting - definition and tasks

  • Function of accounting
  • Creditor accounting
  • Salary and payroll accounting

Profit and loss calculation

  • Minimum requirements with sample calculations
  • Explain and analyse profit and loss accounts

Balance sheet presentation and asking for figures

  • Structure of a balance sheet
  • Presenting the balance sheet
  • Asking for balance sheet figures on the telephone

Managerial key figures

  • Overview of key figures
  • Calculate KPIs
  • Determine key liquidity figures
  • Calculate key return on capital figures
  • Talk about key figures

A further important aspect of the training is budget planning and control. Participants are also prepared for putting together presentations and annual compiling annual reports. This course also covers the functions, aims and tasks of in-house accounting as well as presenting figures. Additional aspects include financial management and dunning as well as corporate finance.

The course content described provides only a broad overview of the wide-ranging topics covered. For further information, please use the contact form to get in touch with us – we'd be delighted to tailor a proposal to your needs. Give us a call or send us an e-mail – we look forward to hearing from you!

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Contact & Advice

Do you still have questions or need advice on our subject-specific programme? Would you like a more detailed description of the content of a subject-specific training course? Please use the contact form below and we'll be in touch as soon as possible with all the important information you need!

Your contact request

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