|Job Type:||Full Time|
LocationMilton Keynes, GB
Department NameNetwork Services
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.
The Network Services Directorate incorporates key national functions affecting all regions and routes including our National Operations Centre and Freight and National Passenger Operators team. Its purpose is to provide leadership and oversight for national operational performance, network-wide initiatives, programmes and strategic capability. Network Services promotes the importance of the railway operating as a national network, driving up performance and delivering improvements for passengers and freight users.
Network Services will offer specialist and unique services across the network to enable and support our regions in improving the railway for all. We will collaborate with customers to develop, design and deliver national technology programmes which aim to provide innovation and technology advancement to our network, which in turn will make us more efficient and effective.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for an experienced Product Manager who will be able to direct, develop and manage connectivity Products / Services for our Telecoms (NRT) team. This will involve continuously improving the value proposition, cost and profitability to deliver best value and capability to our customers.
Strong communications skills will be essential as you will be required to communicate the our product strategy to senior route and central business owners, along with vendor and other industry groups. This will be alongside leading your virtual team, build strong collaborative partnerships with professional head, technology, legal & regulatory, marketing and other organisations necessary to guide portfolio evolution in line with the Technology roadmap.
About the role (External)
What does the day to day look like?
Day to day you will be working with with senior representatives to capture requirements to manage the delivery through the appropriate processes which will enhance customer experience. This will be alongside providing advice and input to the account management and solution consulting teams to support customer specific propositions.
You will also own and agree all variations to standard products with technical and asset owners, making sure commercial and operational aspects have been considered adequately, that will enable NRT to bring its services to market as efficiently as possible and within its governance regime.
In addition to the above, you will also create and maintain;
What essential skills and experiences are required?
We would also like, but not essential.
Interviews for this role will be taking place on the 24th and 25th August.
How to apply (External)
It is a requirement of the role to live within 90 minutes commuting time of The Quadrant Milton Keynes.
Closing date: 13th August 2020, late applications will not be accepted.
What can we offer you?
Network Rail adheres to a structured pay framework, any salary offered will be within the following pay range: £51,156 - £57,551
We're proud to offer a range of pension schemes to our employees that provide flexibility and choice.
Most new employees are eligible to join either the NRDC defined contribution scheme, the NR CARE Scheme or our career average scheme - a type of defined benefit arrangement.
After five years' continuous company service, employees are eligible to join the defined benefit Network Rail section of the Railways Pension Scheme.
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.
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