Membership in ITFMA is available to those involved with any aspect of the financial management of Information Technology (IT) organizations. The annual individual membership fee is $100 per person and the corporate membership fee is $500 for each 15 or less individuals. A membership application is required for each person enrolled as an individual or corporate member.
Annual memberships are for the period January to December of this year. All memberships expire December 31st.
The following benefits are extended to members of the IT Financial Management Association.
Discount fees for attendance at ITFMA education programs such as conference and seminar registration fees.
Annual Conferences feature speakers and panelists with extensive experience in Information Technology (IT) financial management. Topics cover the disciplines, tools and issues most relevant to the IT Financial Management profession.
Seminars offer intensive presentations and discussions on fundamental and advanced topics related to IT financial management. Speakers provide a thorough working knowledge of critical financial policies, practices and procedures.
Education Certificate Program certifies completion of an extensive curriculum for IT financial management. Also, all ITFMA conferences and seminars qualify for continuing education credit for CPA, CMA, CIA, CISA and other certifications. The IT Financial Management Certification Program offers the following certificates:
• IT Financial Management Controllership Certificate
• IT Financial Management Accounting Certificate
• IT Asset Management Certificate
• IT Chargeback and ABC Certificate
• IT Financial Management Best Practices Certificate
• IT Financial Planning, Budgeting & Reporting Certificate
• IT Performance Management and Benchmarking Certificate
• ITIL Financial Management Certificate
• Government IT Financial Management Certificate
• Telecommunication Financial Management Certificate
Membership Directory provides member contact information for peer networking purposes. It assists members in finding others with possible solutions to common financial management problems. The directory also is used to identify potential participants in their own benchmark studies and one-on-one peer studies. The directory cannot be used for purposes of advertising, promotion or solicitation.
Journal of IT Financial Management is published three time a year and is available exclusively to ITFMA members. The magazine contains a wide variety of articles related to IT financial management and keeps members informed of ITFMA programs and activities. This is the only publication that offers IT financial management professionals their own magazine for publishing articles and to keep current on the full scope of issues and practices in their field.
IT Financial Management Newsletter provides educational and benchmarking material useful in the financial management of IT organizations. It also provides an overview of ITFMA conferences and seminars conducted during the year and keeps members and nonmembers informed of other association activities and announcements.
Career Center allows members to submit job descriptions to fill or to find open positions in the area of IT financial management in order to put those seeking employment in contact with those with open positions. It simplifies the search for those with the unique qualifications of this profession.
Financial Peer Surveys provide peer information used to benchmark IT financial practices and procedures. Most surveys are conducted at no charge to the participants. Past surveys addressed topics such as IT expenditures & staffing, value of chargeback, IT cost composition, unit cost comparisons, chargeback practices, financial management of voice communication, chargeback support cost and staffing, and degrees of peak processing/excess capacity.