Senior Surveyor x 2

Location:Greater Manchester
Job Type:Full Time

Location

Manchester, GB

Department Name

Property

About Network Rail

Our plans for rail in Britain are far-reaching and ambitious. To deliver our vision of a better railway for a better Britain, we need talented and passionate people who will embrace our innovative way of working - across all disciplines.

Brief Description

we have 2 positions to recruit.

1 to be based in Manchester and 1 based in Birmingham

About the role (External)

You will implement the property strategy required to support the delivery of major railway enhancement projects in N W & C Route and work closely with the project teams.

In the role you will deliver a range of complex professional property services including acquisitions and disposals and will have a good general understanding of the CPO, TWAO and DCO process.

To make a difference you will develop and maintain effective working relationships with internal colleagues, consultants and external bodies to ensure an efficient and effective delivery of the client remit.

You will actively support the development and implementation of a safe working environment through safety leadership, cultural change programmes and a safe rail system.

Your role will Increase Property's contribution to the cost of the company's rail operations by managing a property service that delivers business objectives to maximum efficiency taking account of cost savings, income generation, asset management and customer service.

The role will be based in Manchester with regular meetings in other locations as required by projects.

Job Skills, Qualifications and Experience

Essential

    Educated to degree level or equivalent

      MRICS qualified

        Wide range of General Practice surveying experience

          Excellent communication and influencing skills

            Proven negotiation skills at senior level

              Proven experience of managing complex property transactions

                Experience of stakeholder management

                  Strong presentation skills

                  Desirable

                    Understanding of compulsory purchase issues

                      Understanding of the rail industry and rail legislation

                        Full Driving Licence

                        How to apply (External)

                        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 factors. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.

                        Keeping people safe on the railway is at the heart of everything we do, safe behaviour is therefore a requirement of working for Network Rail.Applicants should demonstrate their personal commitment to safety in their application.

                        Network Rail can offer you a rewarding career with competitive pay and excellent benefitsincluding a choice of contributory pension schemes, a generous annual leave package, a bonus scheme and an annual 75% subsidy on season tickets costing up to £3,333 (to a maximum amount of £2,250).

                        Network Rail positively embraces flexible working recognising that employees may wish to balance work and family/home life.

                        Network Rail adheres to a structured pay framework, any salary offered will be within the following pay range: £51,156 - £57,551

                        As an arm's length department of the UK Government, Network Rail is required to comply with a well-established pre-employment vetting process for all prospective employees.

                        Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) checks require prospective employees of Network Rail to meet the following requirements;

                        §Provide eligibility to work in the UK and identity documentation

                        §Complete a satisfactory 3 year employment history check

                        §Complete a satisfactory unspent criminal conviction disclosure check

                        For more information regarding BPSS pre-employment related checks, please visit the UK Government website for further information - UK Government - BPSS Checks

                        Closing date: 8th April 2020, late applications will not be accepted. We retain the right to close the advert before the listed closing date based on application volumes.