Head of Northern Powerhouse Business Case

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  • Location

    North West England, England

  • Sector:

    Professional Services, Rail Jobs and Transportation

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60224 - £71019 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Start date:

    January 2019

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Head of Northern Powerhouse Business Case: The organisation was formed to transform the transport system across the North of England, providing the infrastructure needed to drive economic growth.

Role Purpose:


Lead a specialist technical service, delivering complex, pertinent data, analysis, design and appraisal solutions to senior organisational colleagues to establish and deliver the programme of next phase of business case development for Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) beyond the Strategic Outline Business Case (SOBC).


You will be expected to lead the next phases of NPR Business Case development, supporting the NPR Director as Scheme Sponsor, developing and leading the programme of business case development post SOBC; and ensuring that NPR is fully integrated into the organisation, national and local transport programmes.


The successful candidate will have successful senior management experience in transport demand modelling,

forecasting and analysis with a strong knowledge of the transport planning process, experience of transport

policy and business case development. You will have an excellent track record of delivering large, complex

projects, demonstrating effectiveness in managing complex working relationships with external stakeholders

and internal stakeholders at board level.