Inspiring Financial Leadership Programme 

Inspiring Financial Leadership Programme 

Sayer Vincent is proud to partner with Charity Finance Group and Bayes Business School to offer the Inspiring Financial Leadership Course for 2024/25. Our very own Judith Miller, Partner, will lead the programme together with CCE Consultant, Maggie Smith. Designed specifically for charity finance professionals, the online course incorporates a mix of practical experience, research and best practices to enhance your leadership skills. 

During the 8 sessions, you’ll be encouraged to step outside the box and rethink the traditional role of the finance professional while being equipped with the tools, leadership skills and expertise to help you with your career progression. 

Who should attend? 

This annually hosted course is for people who have responsibility for leading the financial management of a charity or contribute to the strategic development and planning.  

Benefits to you 

Broaden your support network by developing relationships with others in similar roles 

Engage in a leadership programme specifically designed for charity finance professionals 

Take advantage of an individual coaching session with one of the programme leads 

Gain skills and expertise to take you to the next stage of your leadership journey 

Benefits to your organisation 

Understand the impact a charity finance professional can have within your organisation 

Explore leadership models and techniques which will directly apply to your organisation 

Further the strategic role of finance in furthering your organisations impact 

Opportunities for industry networking 

Programme Leaders 

The programme leaders of the Inspiring Financial Leadership programme are Sayer Vincent partner, Judith Miller and CCE consultant, Maggie Smith. 

Programme structure  

Drawing on robust leadership research and grounded in the challenges that finance professionals face, this course creates a unique blend of learning that combines the latest leadership principles with practical advice and support from finance leaders in the sector. 

This is an interactive course which uses a mix of practical experience, research and best practice. The modules allow participants to practice proven models and practical techniques in a supportive environment which they can then apply in their own organisations. Discussions will be focused on real situations and issues facing the participants. 

• Module 1 – Wednesday 23rd October 2024 

• Module 2 – Tuesday 12th November 2024 

• Module 3 – Tuesday 10th December 2024 

• Module 4 – Tuesday 7th January 2025 

• Module 5 – Thursday 6th February 2025 

• Module 6 – Thursday 6th March 2025 

• Module 7 – Thursday 3rd April 2025 

• Module 8 – Thursday 8th May 2025 

Tickets to this event guarantee placement for all 8 modules. 


The programme partners are delighted to offer a bursary aimed at supporting BAME led finance teams and/or organisations.  Please visit and apply for this via the booking page on CFG website.  Bursary applications close 1pm Monday 12th August 2024  

To book your place, head over to the Charity Finance Group website.

Judith Miller