Decision making across the business cycle


CIMA, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, is the world’s leading body for management accountants. Management accountants can provide management information and insights as well as financial data to help managers make decisions. However, CIMA qualifications are not just for professional accountants. CIMA members may work across any part of an organisation, not just in finance. CIMA training helps any worker to develop quantitative, analytical and strategic thinking and build business and management skills. These include: performance management – analysing data for use in business decision makingcost leadership – applying accounting techniques to plan and budget as well as formulating business strategy to create wealth and shareholder valueproject management – identifying and managing the risks of certain actions and communicating appropriate information across the organisation. CIMA has 183,000 members and students in 168 countries with many holding senior positions in businesses around the world. However, CIMA qualifications are accessible to a wide range of people. There is no need to have a degree to start CIMA studies – you can take up studying whilst in work or after leaving school. The CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting provides a solid grounding in the basics of management accounting, business and finance, preparing members…

This content is available to members only.
Loginor Subscribe Now