Scheme Project Manager (Training) at Network Rail, London, £280.04-£320.74 per day

£280 - £321 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Oct 15, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Job Title - Scheme Project Manager (Training)

Location - London, Stratford Place/work from home

Rates - £320.74 LTD/Umbrella or £280.04 PAYE

In Scope of IR35

About the role / project:

Working on the Future Capability Network Rail training programme. This project works with multiple infrastructure programmes. This team manages the organisation and implementation of training into the programme at the appropriate times.

  • Accountable for delivery of low complexity projects or parts of complex 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.
  • Manage multi-disciplinary teams including commercial, programme controls, engineering, and others to identify solutions to client requirements and establish a robust baseline plan.
  • 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 update 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.
  • Managing stakeholders, taking account of their levels of influence and particular interests.
  • 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.
  • Support accident investigations when remitted to by the relevant designated competent person

Your experience will include:

  • Must have experience of delivering training projects
  • Stakeholder experience
  • Able to manager budgets
  • E-Learning - ideal
  • Rail - ideal

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 £23 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.