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Strategy Programme Manager

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Posted: 07/08/2019
Reference: 765822
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham , West Midlands, England (map)
Salary: £50000 - £65000
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Job description

Our client is  looking to recruit a Strategy Programme Manager to lead, manage and set the strategic direction for the successful delivery of all workstream and projects within the programme to time, cost and quality in accordance with the companyTrain governance and project lifecycle.

With excellent written and verbal communication skills you will be able to work under pressure and to challenging deadlines.  You will have the ability to influence effectively with peers and the wider business teams and to establish a course of action and deliver win-win outcomes and complete objectives.   You will bring a strong customer focus and excellent data interpretation skills.

In return we are looking for an individual with the following skills:

Experience of managing Programmes and setting the direction / strategy 

Experience of complex programmes/projects involving multi-disciplinary teams

Experience of managing and maintaining depot facilities

Strong Appreciation of importance of stakeholder engagement, and requisite inter-personal skills to engage with stakeholders

Strong appreciation of importance of customer experience 

Strong ability to produce clear and concise report

Successful track record of development and design in a Transportation (Rail orientated) environment within the context of a professional services provider 

Qualified in programme management e.g. MSP

Qualified in either: PRINCE2, APMP or PMIBOK (desirable) • Good general knowledge of the Railway or similar transport industry

 In addition to a competitive salary, our client offers a wealth of benefits including free first class travel on their trains and buses for you, your partner and dependent children, 75% discount on all other train travel over most of the UK rail network, development opportunities to help you further your career and a competitive pension scheme.

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A rail Industry professional with over 30 years industry experience. Having spent 20 years working for a Train Operating Company, a large part of my experience was spent in Senior Management positions. Since January 2004 I have been specialising in Rail recruitment

Specialties: Recruitment of senior rail managers, project managers, Rolling stock engineers, fitters, depot staff, customer service and train dispatchers.

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