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Head of investment Planning

Head of investment Planning

Posted 24 June by The Resolute Group
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Head of investment Planning

6 Month contract, working directly for Transport for the North

Location: - Leeds

Salary: £700 per day

Duration: - 6 months - Immediate start

Role Description:

This role is leading the delivery of the rail investment advisory functions for the Transport for the North. Collaborating on the joint investment functions with DfT set out in the Partnership Agreement.

The role involves implementation of the Transport for the North's rail investment programme including co-ordinating partner investment, TfN-led investment and TfN's input to the Rail Network Enhancement Programme including preparing Statutory Advice.

For the duration of this "Head of" assignment you will assume overall day-to-day leadership of the team responsible for Transport for the North's investment planning function in relation to the existing rail network.

Key Deliverables:

1. To lead TfN's Statutory Partner role in the governments' Rail Network Enhancement Programme (RNEP) To include Central Manchester Infrastructure 2030 - securing an investment roadmap.

2. Advising and leading on funding opportunities for the investment programme. Working with the strategy team, providing the rail investment input to the 2021 Comprehensive Spending Review.

3. To develop TfN funded investment proposals in line with the Long-Term Rail Strategy and act as 'client' for those schemes.

5. To manage investment interfaces, collaborations and communications with Network Rail, DfT, Northern, TPE and other train operators.

Required Experience:

  • Have proven experience of strategic asset investment planning in a regulatory environment or similar.
  • Be qualified to at least degree level, ideally in a STEM subject (or have equivalent experience);
  • Membership of a relevant professional institution would be desirable.

You need to be living and eligible to work in the UK to be suitable for this position

If you are interested in this position please apply via this Link or contact Phil Crew on LinkedIn or call The Resolute Group on

Required skills

  • Commercial
  • Finance
  • Investment
  • Planning
  • strategic

Reference: 43153077

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