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Private Patient and Overseas Visitor Manager

Job Reference: 358-3539504-SR

University Hospitals of Leicester
Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester
£40,057 - £45,839 per annum

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This is a genuinely exciting time to be joining one of the largest NHS Trusts in the country, as they embark on a period of positive change.

The Private Patient and Overseas Visitor (PP & OSV) Manager is a newly created role to support the Lead Accountant Financial Services in building a high performing PP & OSV function.

Key focus of the role will be to:

  • Manage the Private Patient and Overseas Visitors services within the Trust, ensuring that the Trust meets its duties in these areas.
  • To ensure the Trust has efficient and effective policies and procedures in place to collect all income due from private patients and overseas visitors.
  • To act as the designated person to oversee the implementation of the Overseas Charging Regulations.
  • Support budget holders in delivering or exceeding their income budgets in relation to PP & OSV by ensuring the National charging regime is correctly reflected in UHL's policies, support development of services, develop price tariff(s) and standard costing/pricing template, ensure precise invoicing and ensure adequate funding is in place before procedures are undertaken.

You will be working closely with finance colleagues as well as senior non-finance Trust managers and external agencies and therefore you will need to evidence your track record of communicating with, advising and influencing staff at all levels.

You will be managing a team and, as an experienced manager, you must demonstrate your ability to lead from the front, growing a team and culture that aligns to the Trust’s strategic aims and priorities.

To be considered for this role, you must be a qualified accountant and have a track record for delivery within a large and highly complex organisation.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Simon Linthwaite Job title Deputy Director of Finance - Financial Services Email address Telephone number 07817 228 035

Vacancies will close early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

Applications are transferred to TRAC, by completing an application you authorise the transfer of your data. Emails regarding applications will be sent via TRAC.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria will be interviewed if indicated you wish to be considered under the Disability Confident Scheme. If you require any reasonable adjustments please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible. Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS)

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order)1975 a submission for Disclosure to be made to the DBS

COVID 19 Risk Assessment

Due to Covid 19 we have introduced a staff risk assessment into our pre-employment process.

This is intended to ensure you are able to safely perform your duties in any of our work areas, and if you have been identified as being vulnerable to coronavirus. Our main aim is to reduce risk and to ensure the safety of all new starters as well as current staff, patients and visitors.

If it is identified that you are within a vulnerable category, we will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments to accommodate this.

Tier 2 Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-UK candidates may not be appointed if the Trust is unable to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements or there is a appointable applicant who already holds the right to work in the UK.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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