There is a growing trend in firms to adopt the use of lean tools to streamline and enhance productivity and effectiveness of organisations. Whilst their initial application was focused on manufacturing and production operations there is increasing use and application of the tools in other functional areas such as finance.
On completion of this course you will have a greater understanding of:
- identifying the need for change
- Total Quality Management
- the DMAIC model and how it can be used for business improvement
- how to identify and eliminate waste from business waste
- how to apply DMAIC to the finance function.
Authored by: Garry Buick ACMA, CGMA
Garry has had extensive experience with GlaxoSmithKline, including a number of area finance director roles in the manufacturing division. He also worked in China as a key member of the implementation team for low cost product sourcing.
CPD Points: 1
CPD Duration (hours): 1
Access: 12 months from purchase date