UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Head of Capital and Appraisal 

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
£49,772 - £55,998
Posted
20 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Capital and Appraisal 

Job number  SUPP103480 
Division/School  Finance Services
Contract type  Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern  Full time 
Salary  £49,772 - £55,998 
Closing date for applications  04-Oct-2017  

The University of Bristol has an ambitious capital programme of £1 billion over 10 years.  The programme includes the development of an additional campus in Bristol’s Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone along with a major regeneration of the Clifton Campus to create an identifiable and welcoming heart to the campus for students.
 
The Head of Capital & Appraisal is central to the effective financial decision making and delivery of this programme.  You will be responsible for the financial appraisal of complex capital projects along with the post project appraisal of completed projects.  This will include maintaining a Capital Investment Policy to ensure that the University is receiving an acceptable level of financial return for capital investments made and that the overall capital programme delivers the University’s financial return requirements to service its long-term debt funding.  You will also be responsible for maintaining, forecasting and monitoring the financial performance of the 10-year Capital Programme within the constraints of the University’s Long Term Financial Plan as well as maintaining accurate cash flow forecasts in relation to all capital investment.
 
A qualified accountant you will be customer focused with excellent analytical and problem solving skills.  In addition to your substantial relevant finance accounting experience you will also be able demonstrate a working knowledge of taxes as they relate to land, property and other capital assets.
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to be involved in a major development programme for the University at a key point in the University's plans for future growth.
 
To apply online please follow the online instructions.  As part of your Supporting Statement please upload both the Statement and the most recent version of your CV as one document and attach accordingly.
 
Closing Date for applications is Wednesday 4th October 2017
 
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.