Senior Strategic Planner

£40,000 - £50,000
2 May 2012

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Senior Strategic Planner

£40,000 - £50,000


Join a team that’s right at the heart of our work

Be the linchpin for cross-functional input to route plan development

Develop effective and imaginative route plans meeting the needs of all stakeholders

Co-ordinate analysis for capacity studies

Revitalising Britain’s railway, our remit’s as vast as it is challenging – we’re involved in some of the most diverse, ambitious ventures Britain has ever seen, including Crossrail, Europe’s largest engineering project. Add your expertise to ours, and you’ll help us transform the way people travel.

Planning for the future is a top priority – and our Group Strategy department has a key role to play in that. Working together with other stakeholders such as train operating companies and government departments, we're responsible for producing integrated long-term plans to secure funding and shape a rail network ready for the demands of tomorrow.

Join this dynamic team and you’ll have every opportunity to use your skills and energy to the full. Your challenge in this key role will be to develop route plans which provide a clear picture of the capability and use of specified routes, making sure at all times that maintenance and renewal plans are consistent.

You'll need:

Experience of network strategy and business planning

Understanding of infrastructure issues influencing capacity

Good relationship management skills

Strong commercial and financial awareness

Our Network Strategy and Planning team is second to none. Through our work, we deliver the projects that keep Britain moving – resulting in better value for its train operators, and an improved experience for the millions who depend on these services every day.

Network Rail welcomes applications from a diverse range of candidates regardless of background, disability or gender and is committed to creating a workforce as diverse as the communities we serve.

Closing date: 2 May 2012

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