Premier Inn Hotels

Investment Appraisal Manager - Whitbread Hotels & Restaurants

England, Bedfordshire, Dunstable
£50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Whitbread PLC
Job Type
Full Time
Investment Appraisal Manager - Whitbread Hotels & Restaurants

Our Property Finance team based at our Support Centre in Dunstable, Bedfordshire are currently recruiting for an Investment Appraisal Manager to join their team.

The Role: Investment Appraisal Manager

We have a fantastic opportunity for a qualified and experienced finance professional to join our Property Finance team, who are based at our Support Centre in Dunstable, Bedfordshire. As an Investment Appraisal Manager, you will;

- Be responsible for ensuring site appraisal packs include accurate financial analysis in addition to being complete, robust and thoroughly reviewed

- You will play a critical role in the investment process for c.£230m capital per annum

- Business Partnering the Property and Business Development teams

- Responsible for the annual review and update of the financial appraisal model to ensure it is kept up to date and improved wherever possible

- Development of financial models for new concepts and products, ensuring that any new innovations are accurate modelled and appraised consistently with the core investment model

- Be an engaging and supportive line manager to an Investment Analyst

This role is a potential succession role to the Senior Investment Manager however as a member of a very high profile and widely networked team this role provides a strong platform for progression across the rest of the Business.

We would love to hear from you if;

You are a qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA)

You have a minimum 2 Years PQE

You have a proven track record of strong financial modelling

You are able to present succinctly to senior stakeholders

You are comfortable working under pressure and prioritising work streams

Your engaging leader and have a genuine desire to help your team learn, grow and progress

A bit about us:


Our core business has changed over the years, yet we remain true to Samuel Whitbread's founding spirit to put our people first, focus on the customer, and recognise that progress comes from innovative thinking. This is reflected in our Vision and Values.


We will grow legendary brands by building a strong customer heartbeat and innovating to stay ahead.

Our winning teams make everyday experiences special for customers, so they come back time and again, driving profitable growth.


Our values underpin everything we do at Whitbread, across all our brands:

Genuine - we really care about customers

Confident - we strive to be the best at what we do

Committed - we work hard for each other

Good Together is our initiative that helps us be a force for good in our communities.


We plan to create another 12,000 UK jobs in the next five years, thanks to our ambitious growth plans for our two leading brands. We'll grow Premier Inn UK by 45% to around 75,000 rooms and double Costa system sales to around £2bn by 2018. As we expand our global presence, we'll also create thousands more jobs overseas too.