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Rail Programme Director

Ref no. BHN570648
Salary £90,000 - £135,000/annum
Location North East England, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Another fantastic opportunity, this one with a long term view and must have joint venture work winning experience.
Client facing and work winning.
Network Rail experience is a must. Managing multi billion £ programmes too.

Key skills required for this role

Rail Programme Director


Rail Programme Director

Job description


Our client, a leading construction company in the rail industry, is seeking a talented Rail Programme Director to join their Infrastructure division. This permanent position can be based in either Doncaster or Birmingham, and offers an exciting opportunity to work on major rail projects.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the development of customer, stakeholder, and supply chain relationships.
  • Ensure contractual compliance and oversee financial outcomes.
  • Establish project execution plans and manage their implementation.
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to Project Managers responsible for large-scale multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Liaise and collaborate with senior stakeholders including Customer Project Directors or equivalent.
  • Develop commercial strategies in alignment with business targets.
  • Conduct regular project reviews encompassing all aspects of project delivery from financials to health & safety considerations.
  • Identify future work opportunities through relationship building with customers, suppliers, and industry peers.

Job Requirements

  • Proven Programme or Project Management experience at a senior level with evidence of delivering multi-disciplinary Infrastructure Projects.
  • Civil Engineering background is essential.
  • Experience of project managing Rail projects over £100m.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction contract law, civil engineering techniques, procurement processes, planning, and statutory processes.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with proven experience of leading teams and delivering with inclusion at all times.
  • Strong customer/client focus with exceptional relationship management abilities.

Apply Now

If you have the required experience and skills for this role, we encourage you to apply now and join our dynamic team. Take the next step in your career and be part of exciting rail projects with a leading company in the industry.

Reach out to myself, David Baisan on 07584324209 or 01489 898119. Alternatively connect with me on Linked In - David Baisan.

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