Project Manager Change (Rail)

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Yorkshire and the Humber
Salary
398.00 - 456.00 GBP Daily
Posted
23 Dec 2020
Closes
20 Jan 2021
Job Title
Project Manager
Category
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Title –Project Manager Change (Rail)

Location – Work from home/York

Day rate – GBP456.94 LTD/Umbrella or GBP398.96 PAYE

In Scope of IR35

About the role / project:

Working on Programmes on the North East route and pulling together the Change Programmes. The role will involve managing the change process and pulling together the reporting.

What you will do:

Accountable for delivery of complex projects or a portfolio of lower complexity projects in a safe & environmentally responsible manner to time, cost and quality, in accordance with the Governance of Railway Investment Projects (GRIP), applicable Network Rail company standards, current legislation and procedures including HMRI guidance where appropriate.
Support the project Sponsor in preparing and maintaining definitions of the project requirements.
Lead and develop multi–disciplinary teams including commercial, programme controls, engineering, and others to identify solutions to client requirements and establish a robust baseline plan.
Empower and inspire others to deliver successful projects
Identify and monitor project risks (threats and opportunities), plan and implement mitigations to them, and respond to other issues that affect the project
Implement and manage resource allocation plans needed for delivery of the project including identification and management of critical resource requirements. Secure resources needed for projects from internal and external sources.
Engage with and lead stakeholder relationships including internal and external parties, taking account of their levels of influence and particular interests.
Establish and maintain governance arrangements for the delivery of projects, defining clear roles, responsibilities and accountabilities that align with organisational practice. Managing project reviews at appropriate points throughout the project lifecycle which will inform governance decisions of projects by providing evaluations of progress, performance, risk, contingency and continuing relevance.
Establish, and implement where necessary, protocols to change the scope of projects and updating configuration documents as required.
Manage and update business cases that justify projects in terms of benefits, costs and risks
Undertake accident investigations when remitted to by the relevant designated competent person.

Your experience will include:

Essential

Rail – essential
PMO (Programme Management Office) experience for change programmes
CMO (Change Management Office) experience
Advanced Excel experience
Strong reporting experience
SharpCloud – beneficial
Strong MS experience

What you'll get in return

Network Rail (powered by Capita), understand what it is like to work as a contractor and do everything they can to make it a simple process for you – this includes a dedicated Onboarding and extension teams and access to a web based timesheet portal giving you an ability to access and submit your timesheets wherever you are.

About our client – Network Rail

Network Rail is at the operational centre of the railway and playing a key role in a rapidly evolving industry. We are responsible for rebuilding Britain's railway infrastructure and are managing some of the biggest and most complex engineering programmes in Europe. Over the next five years we will be spending around GBP23 billion to maintain and upgrade every aspect of an infrastructure that comprises 21,000 miles of track, 2,500 stations, 9,000 level crossings, 40,000 bridges and tunnels, and signalling and power for the movement of 25,000 trains every day.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process – Click apply now. You will then be directed to a Capita owned microsite that will assist you with your application. Once completed you will then be contacted by the relevant recruiter.

Network Rail welcomes applications regardless of age, disability, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender status, sex (or gender), employment status, trade union affiliation, or other irrelevant factor. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria

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