Job Title - Project Management Assistant
Location - Heaton Mersey, Stockport
Rates - £175.00 per day
In Scope of IR35 - (i.e. subject to tax & national insurance contributions taken at source by Capita as the primary agency)
About the role / project:
Network Rail is seeking a Project Management Assistant to join their existing team within works delivery, mainly focussing on structures examination.
What you will do:
Based at the Heaton Mersey Depot in Stockport, you will be required to support the Area Delivery Team in the everyday management of projects for which they are responsible, in accordance with Railway Group, Network Rail's company standards, and all current applicable legislation including CDM Regulations.
Reporting directly to the Area Delivery Manager, you will require minimal supervision in carrying out the following duties:
Work as part of a project team, assisting to deliver Structure Examinations to time, cost and quality through various phases in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.
Monitor and report programme and progress in accordance with project reporting systems and guidelines.
Develop and integrate effective support systems to enable the Area Delivery Manager to manage and control change.
Monitor contractor performance indicators and provide periodic progress reports.
Collate and report both weekly & periodic statistics for the implementation phases of the projects.
Provide administration support to the implementation teams as required.
Your experience will include:
Planning and Research
Excellent Communication & Organisational Skills
Rail environment experience preferred
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.
Network Rail is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy