Policy and Project Delivery, Rail Group
Do you enjoy working in a fast paced and exciting environment? Would the opportunity to work with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders, including Ministers, industry, passenger representative groups, and the public to deliver on challenging and significantly large projects worth billions of pounds motivate you? From making wifi available on trains, to procuring and managing franchises worth billions of pounds, to overseeing large scale, infrastructure projects such as Crossrail and Thameslink. Being a part of Rail Group will mean you will be part of major improvements to rail travel for future generations. We are looking for people who are flexible, can work autonomously and deliver quality work to tight deadlines in a variety of continually evolving policy and project areas.The scope is immense and the opportunity to influence policy, project delivery and commercial contracts is what makes a job in Rail Group a challenging and rewarding experience - and you don't have to be interested in trains! You will have experience of working closely with and influencing a range of senior internal and external stakeholders to achieve your objectives, the ability to find innovative, evidence based solutions to improve the passenger experience and deliver value for money. You will be operating in a fast paced and dynamic environment and be given the opportunity to make a real difference and leave a lasting legacy. Each role will have a number of different responsibilities and your precise work will vary over time, but will include: • Communicating clearly and concisely to a wide range of audiences, including ministers, senior management teams, Boards, internal/external stakeholders and the public • Quickly absorbing and analysing information about your policy or project area, which may include complex or technological issues and deploying this information to identify options and make recommendations for action • Working collaboratively with a range of internal and external stakeholders, including Ministers, Local and other Government Departments, industry partners and passenger groups to deliver on your respective policy or project area • Developing and/or managing key performance indicators for your respective area of work, including identifying and managing any potential risks associated with delivery of your project • Take day to day decisions relating to your work and to any people, projects and finances you manage To find out more information and to apply, please click the APPLY button. Closing date: 28 September 2017.