Investment Surveyor

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time


London, GB

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About Network Rail

Network Rail is at the heart of revitalising Britain's railway. From Crossrail - Europe's largest civil engineering project - to investment in world-class stations and major programmes of electrification, we're involved in some of the most ambitious and diverse ventures that this country has ever seen.

Brief Description

Network Rail Property is changing and we are moving to a more devolved structure enabling local decision making all designed to enhance the service we provide to our passengers, customers and stakeholders. As part of this change, we have created a number of new roles. In Glasgow we are looking for an Investment Surveyor to drive our investment strategy and deliver innovative, creative capital investment schemes that create value and reputational benefit for Network Rail.

Meet the team....

Responsible for identifying and delivering investment and regeneration opportunities to create viable and profitable capital investment schemes that increase revenue to Network Rail.

About the role (External)

Key accountabilities:

    Responsible for the formulation and development of the investment strategy to maximise revenue growth and in the light of changing business needs.

      Responsible for identifying and evaluating capital schemes against agreed investment strategy, business plan and defined investment criteria.

        Responsible for the preparation, submission and presentation at approval panels of detailed business case to secure authorisation in accordance with agreed process.

          Prepare as Sponsor the project remits and approve the project management strategy before works are initiated. Monitor progress throughout the programme to make certain the agreed business case benefits are delivered.

            Responsible for the management and delivery of target investment returns from capital enhancements including all necessary reporting, business planning and liaison with delivery partners

              Responsible for monitoring the management and coordination of all consents necessary to deliver the investment including in particular planning, safety, fire, asset steward and regulatory processes.

                Devise, analyse and maintain business metrics for performance of both individual investment projects and the programme and deliver on an agreed periodic basis. Responsible for the provision of quality data, records and plans following completion of projects.

                  Identify opportunities with developers, investors and occupiers of adjoining property to leverage value from comprehensive investment projects

                    Provide best practice, professional expertise and support on investment issues to all clients and sponsors and constantly seek to improve cost, programme, value and quality measures.

                      Develop and maintain strong and appropriate relationships with key internal and external


                        Educated to degree level or equivalent

                          MRICS or other relevant professional qualification

                            Experience of identifying, appraising or managing the delivery of capital investment projects

                              Experience of financial modelling, analysis and programme management

                                Strong interpersonal skills

                                  Excellent presentation and communication skills


                                    Commercial and or Operational railway industry experience

                                    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 benefits including 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:9th 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.