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A challenging and exciting opportunity, the PPP Programme Director is responsible for the commercial, legal and financial management of PPP contracts with an overall annual unitary payment of circa £96 million
NHS Lothian currently has a portfolio of 10 operational Public Private Partnership (PPP) contracts with a total annual unitary payment of circa £96 million. These are a mix of Private Finance Initiatives, Hub health care and Not for Profit Distribution (NPD).
Reporting directly to the Director of Finance, the post holder will provide commercial and financial leadership, oversight, risk management and strategic direction in respect of this Portfolio including end of contract term arrangements, life cycle investment, approach to dispute or potential default and division of services provided in-house or under contract.
With significant engagement with commercial providers , you will have strong negotiation, influencing and leadership qualities which you will require to evidence through significant experience in a commercial or healthcare complex environment and will have the ability to inspire confidence and respect to lead and deliver in a clinically sensitive and demanding environment.
From a finance, commerce or accountancy background, essential to the success of this role is excellent analytical and judgement skills to address highly complex facts and situations incorporating legal, commercial, technical, construction and clinical information.
Applicants must be a holder of a degree and relevant post-graduate qualification in the areas of finance, commerce or accountancy with significant relevant post qualifying experience in the delivery of quality commercial and contract management services.
For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions please contact Susan Goldsmith, Director of Finance, NHS Lothian - email@example.com