Northern Members Meeting

Wednesday, 31 Jan 2018, 13:00 - 16:30


Preparing for an audit  

Building a good working relationship with your auditor is key to ensuring your charity’s operations are most effective. Get an insight into the role the auditor plays, what you should expect from each other and what you need to do to best prepare for an audit.

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Registration and lunch


Chair welcome and introduction


What to expect from your auditor

The relationship that an organisation has with its auditor can have a massive impact on the audit process.  This session will explore what you should expect from your auditor, the role that they play and what they expect from you.

Vicky Szulist, CCW


Breakout sessions and discussions


Plenary feedback from breakout sessions


Break for refreshments


Preparing for audit

Having all the information in place prior to an audit can greatly improve the efficiency of the process. This session will explain what you need to do to prepare for an audit including what information you need to collect throughout the year and how you record it, and when to get others in your organisation involved.

Emma Willder, Virtual Accountant & Finance Director, Beyond Profit


Breakout sessions and discussions


Plenary feedback from breakout sessions


Chair's close & end of meeting

Venue Details


Crowe Clark Whitehill, 3rd Floor, The Lexicon, Mount Street, MANCHESTER, M2 5NT

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Bookings & Prices


  • CFG Charity Member - FREE;
  • CFG Subscriber Company - FREE;

Terms and Conditions:

Written notice of cancellations up to 21 days before an event will incur a 25% administration fee. After this time period, a 100% cancellation charge will apply. Substitutions (i.e. name changes) for the course booked can be made free of charge.

CFG reserves the right to cancel any event two weeks prior to the event date. You will be entitled to a full refund or given the opportunity to transfer to an alternative date. However we regret that we cannot refund any travel or accommodation costs incurred by delegates. CFG accepts no liability if an event is cancelled or postponed for reasons beyond our reasonable control resulting from an act of God, governmental regulation, fire, war, terrorist activity or civil commotion.

It may be necessary for reasons beyond our control to change the date, time or the venue at any time prior to the event date. If this occurs you will be informed of changes and given the opportunity to cancel or transfer to an alternative date.

CFG reserves the right to amend the content of the programme or the speakers where necessary without consulting booked delegates.

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