Economic Analyst

London
Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Closed:
20 Apr 2012

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  • Be at the forefront of Network Rail’s future

  • Develop economic models that sit at the heart of our planning for the industry

  • Benefit from training and development that will take your career to the next level

Network Rail is at the heart of revitalising Britain’s railway. From the rejuvenation of King’s Cross station and the upgrade and expansion of Thameslink, to Europe’s largest civil engineering project – Crossrail - we are involved in some of the most ambitious and diverse ventures that Britain has ever seen.

Our Economic Analysis function plays a crucial role in defining our future direction, providing a centre of expertise in transport markets and economics. As a key member of this team, you’ll contribute to a variety of industry planning processes, developing forecasting models and appraisals which assess the commercial and environmental viability of our projects. The work you carry out will help Britain run better, maximising value to passengers and the wider UK economy.

You’ll need:

  • Education to degree level or equivalent.

  • A highly numerate and analytical mind, with an eye for detail

  • Strong oral and written communications skills

  • An appreciation of the rail industry planning process

  • Preferably, experience in transport economics, including rail industry demand forecasting and transport appraisal methodologies.


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.

 

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