Project Management Assistant

Location:City of Bristol
Job Type:Full Time

About Network Rail

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 the UK has ever seen. This will help us deliver the better railway that is vital for the economic prosperity of this country, transforming how people travel and make a massive difference to passengers and freight users' right across Britain.

Network Rail Design Delivery (NRDD) will provide a managed service for design delivery through a regionally-structured, multi-disciplinary organisation and relationships with supply chain design organisations. The NRDD bring a range of different specialisations including Signalling, E&P, B&C

Brief Description

This is an exciting opportunity to secure a role in a well-respected design organisation that provides many career and development opportunities and a commitment to invest in its employees' future.

We are looking for a Project Management Assistant, to provide support with the delivery of a large portfolio of design projects.This would be an exciting opportunity for someone from NRs PM community to provide project management support for design delivery to a number of projects ranging in value and complexity.

Design delivery in Network Rail has been given a new impetus focussed on multi-disciplinary design for our regional customers and to help strengthen our team we are looking for a Project Management Assistant to be based in offices in our Bristol offices. As an integral part of the regional PMO team you will be required to work across the full portfolio of Network Rail's infrastructure from minor renewals through to complex multi-disciplinary programmes in collaboration with our Signalling, Track, Buildings & Civils, Electrification & Plant design teams.You will be supporting the PMO, to manage the safe and effective delivery of all projects whilst managing stakeholder and customer relationships and expectations.

About the role

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What can we offer you….?

At Network Rail, you have the chance to develop a long, rewarding career. There are many different career paths - and many opportunities to fulfil your potential. After all, we believe that investing in our people via training and development is one of the most effective ways of improving the safety, reliability and efficiency of the railways. You can expect competitive pay, a bonus scheme and a choice of contributory pension schemes. We also offer a generous annual leave package, plus up to 75% discount on season rail tickets.


Salary: £XX,XXX - £XX,XXX

Closing date: XX Month 2012

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