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Senior Consultant, Transport Consulting & Advisory

  1. London
R-114139

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Are you ready to take up a vital role in shaping some of our exciting projects? How about joining our talented team, where everyone has a voice, and together we face our clients' problems head-on. It's a diverse and inclusive work environment where world-class talent knows no distinctions.

We know that different people have different priorities, which is why we're here to support you. Flexible and remote working is a central part of our culture. So, talk to us about what's ideal for you – from reduced weeks to buying more leave over school holidays. And if you're returning from a career break, ask us how we can help you transition back into work with us.

Read more about how you can thrive with us: Equality, diversity & inclusion in the UK & Europe (atkinsrealis.com)

Discipline:

As a Senior Consultant in our Transport Advisory team, you’ll be making a positive, sustainable difference to our world. We are seeking future leaders who can combine expertise and passion for project management and stakeholder engagement with rail industry knowledge. You will be responsible for leading the delivery of rail studies for a range of clients, working collaboratively with them and our team to manage complex programmes of work across business case, rail contract and early scheme development projects. You will be an integral part of our dynamic, highly skilled team who utilise our deep understanding of the transport sector to deliver world class solutions to our clients. You'll be trusted to deploy your skills to help us grow and deliver, while supported to develop in a direction that suits you.

Your Purpose:

As part of our Transport Advisory team, you will join us in being committed to delivering our Business Plan. You will be responsible for:

  • Achieving growth across our business through contributing to winning work and expanding our capability to deliver to key target markets.
  • Delivering excellence in your work through adherence to best practice and business management guidance.
  • Ensuring ‘Everyone goes home safely’, our core business value.
  • Supporting our ‘People and Culture’ initiatives which include collaboration and innovation.
  • Actively engaging with EDI initiatives and evolving your own EDI journey.

Your day-to-day role will provide you with a positive challenge to utilise and develop your existing skillset:

  • You will be part of our multidisciplinary teams focused on delivering high quality outputs for our clients.
  • You will take a technical lead role in areas of expertise, manage technical interfaces with your own discipline and lead simple technical interfaces across disciplines.
  • You will collate and analyse large data sets to inform and feed into reports and models.
  • You will lead the development of demand forecasting, cost and economic appraisal models following TAG and PDFH principles.
  • You will review analysis and modelling completed by others.
  • You will utilise rail industry software such as MOIRA.
  • You will support the team to maintain high standards of quality assurance.
  • You will engage directly with clients and stakeholders to provide technical and project management expertise to deliver rail studies.
  • You will be responsible for the planning, monitoring and delivery of projects against time. and budget proposals, whilst actively adapting to change.
  • You will be responsible for developing new and existing relationships with clients.
  • You will prepare reports and presentations for a range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • You will support business development and bidding activities.
  • You will be empowered and supported to continually develop yourself and mentor those around you.

What You Can Bring:

  • A degree or equivalent qualification in a numeric or analytical field.
  • A post-graduate qualification in a transport-related subject would be advantageous.
  • A portfolio of project experience demonstrating an in-depth understanding of the UK Rail Industry across modelling, business case and rail planning disciplines.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills. Programming skills (e.g. python, R, etc) would be an advantage.
  • Proven experience of analysis and modelling in any of the following areas: passenger services, economic benefits, cost, or revenue.
  • Experience in programme and project management and client/stakeholder liaison.
  • Proven experience in the application of industry standard principles and guidance (Department for Transport TAG, PDFH).
  • Excellent communication skills with strong report writing capability, with the ability to prepare and present information to a range of audiences.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and an aptitude for developing and applying a range of analytical techniques.
  • A proven track record of delivering high quality analysis to tight deadlines and excellent organisational skills.
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment combined with the drive and ability to work independently.
  • Exceptional client focus and commitment to exceeding clients’ expectations.

Why work for AtkinsRéalis?

Our Transportation teams are reinventing transport for a challenging yet exciting future. We're creating new ideas and smart solutions for cities, people and the environment. You'll be working alongside some of the top people in our industry, solving challenges that bring together traditional engineering and new technologies. As part of our organisation, you'll be in a privileged position, delivering what's right for governments and communities. You'll be helping us to improve our leading environmental performance while enabling others to do the same.

Meeting your needs:

To help you get the most out of life in and outside of work, we offer employees "Total Reward." It's a package that can be tailored to your changing lifestyle, career and personal needs. You'll enjoy benefits such as partner discounts, leadership training, professional, accreditations, and career planning for any stage of your career. Making sure you're supported is important to us. So, if you identify as having a disability, tell us ahead of your interview. And let's talk through any adjustments you might need.

New name, new era. We are AtkinsRéalis. It will take some time for all our information to update – you can still refer to our fantastic benefits via the link below:

YourReward at AtkinsRéalis (atkinsrealis.com)

More about us:

AtkinsRéalis, is a leading global consultancy with over 100 years of design and engineering expertise. With us, you'll be surrounded by the skills, knowledge, and support to help you succeed. Together, we can deliver projects which have a positive, sustainable impact on the world.

Check out some of our recent, most exciting projects: AtkinsRéalis Projects (atkinsrealis.com)

Training:

AtkinsRéalis is committed to developing its people both personally and professionally. Our colleagues have the advantage of access to a high ranging training portfolio and development activities designed to help make the best of individual’s abilities and talents. We also actively support staff in achieving corporate membership of relevant institutions.

Additional Information:

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary, it will be discussed with you at interview. The vetting process is delivered by United Kingdom Security Vetting (UKSV) and may require candidates to provide proof of residency in the UK of 5 years or longer. If applying to this role please do not make reference to (in conversation) or include in your application or CV, details of any current or previously held security clearance.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves, thrive and develop. To help embed inclusion for all, from day one, we offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and employee networks to support staff from different backgrounds. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

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