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Programme Manager

  • Location

    Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Rail

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Sean Durrant

  • Contact email:

    sean.durrant@txmrecruit.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01332974922

  • Job ref:

    BH-34705

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-12-26

  • Startdate:

    2023-11-26

Rolling Stock Programme Manager - Fleet Overhaul Ref 34705
 
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Rolling Stock Programme Manager with a proven track record in fleet overhaul for a Contract period of at least 6 months
 
This is an excellent opportunity to join a TOC to support a major project and we would like to speak to you if you have
 
Proven experience as a Rolling Stock Programme Manager with a focus on fleet refurbishment.
A track record of successful project delivery in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Experience working with ROSCOs (Rolling Stock Operating Companies).
Strong leadership and team management skills.
And excellent communication and presentation skills.
 
As a dynamic and results-driven professional looking for an exciting opportunity we invite you to apply and join us in shaping the future of rail transportation.
 
As the Rolling Stock Programme Manager, you will not only deputise for the Head of Projects but also play a pivotal role in developing, mobilizing, and ensuring the successful delivery of a defined programme of projects aligned with the Business Plan in collaboration with the DfT and Group requirements.
 
Key Responsibilities:
Strategic Planning: Collaborate with department leadership team to develop strategic plans, identifying and prioritizing projects for each financial year.
Financial Management: Lead the project investment requests process, working closely with the PMO Planning team, and prepare executive-level presentations. Ensure accurate financial management across the programme with robust forward forecasting.
 
Team Leadership: Manage, recruit, and develop the project management team for the Programme, ensuring adequate resourcing and escalating concerns to the Head of Projects when necessary.
 
Governance and Compliance: Implement a high standard of governance in the programme, collaborating with the PMO team to ensure compliance with the project life cycle. Review and approve all project business cases.
Risk Management: Evaluate project issues and risks, driving resolution planning, and escalating to the Executive level as needed. Ensure all projects have appropriate change management plans.
 
Reporting and Communication: Ensure clear and accurate reporting of all projects in relevant forums, using business tools and processes. Maintain a high overall project reporting standard for the programme.
 
Stakeholder Management: Maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders to enable successful project delivery.
 
If this opportunity represents an exciting addition to your already impressive resume, then contact us in confidence to find out more