Financial Management for USAID Funding

Financial Management for USAID Funding:

Feb 5 2020 - Mar 10 2020

Location: eLearning (Virtual)

Language: English

Prices

Early - Jan 01 Regular - Mar 02
NON-MEMBERS $425 $500
HUMENTUM MEMBERS $350 $425

Agenda

Week 1

Know your regulations and your fellow participants 

  • Introductions and getting to know the eLearning site
  • Whole group icebreaker activities
  • Regulatory review activity

Week 2 

Indirect costs 

  • Difference between indirect costs and a NICRA
  • Team activity – analysing indirect cost rates
  • Individual activity – direct and indirect cost (distinguishing between the two)

Week 3 

Budgeting 

  • Team activity – develop a budget
  • Individual activity – budget narrative best practices

Week 4 

Internal controls and segregation of duties

  • Team activity – memo to the Director recommending improvements to petty cash, procurement, and authorizations
  • Individual activity – roles of program and finance staff

Week 5 

Monthly close and reporting 

  • Team activity – pipeline analysis
  • Individual activity – spot the mistakes in the SF 425 report

Week 6 

Audit and next steps

  • Whole group activity – getting ready for the audit
  • Individual activity – audit review and learning journal submission

Venue

eLearning (Virtual)