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Route Manager

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Recruiter
The Green Recruitment Company
Posted
02 July 2013
Closes
30 July 2013
Ref
RM14
Contact
Tom Wood
Location
Sector
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
Negotiable, depending on experience

Further information

Job Title: Route Manager
Job Type: Contract – to start ASAP
Salary: Negotiable based on experience
Location: Kent
Consultant: Tom Wood
Reference: RM14

The Organisation:

The Green Recruitment Company is delighted to represent a leading development and infrastructure consultancy in their search for a Route Manager. This is a UK wide consultancy with multiple offices in the EU offering services in Energy, Environment, Geotechnics, Sustainability, Planning & Development, Transport, Waste Management and Water Management. They are looking for a Route Manager to join their growing team in Kent.

The Role:

The Route Manager will be involved in managing a portfolio of routes to ensure that they are maintained an operated safely to meet the Highways Agency’s aims. As part of the role the Route Manager will be involved in;
• Contributing to the preparation of a comprehensive database / portal of traffic, delay incident and KSI data to provide intelligence on Network/Route performance.
• Work with HA colleagues in the Regional Intelligence Unit, Asset Development Team and Service
• Utilising the Watchman process to ensure that observation on the Network are reviewed and developed into Network Needs where appropriate.
• Ensure that relevant intelligence is included in the central database whilst ensuring that Operational information is passed directly to the Asset Management or Network Operations teams for action.
• Develop and promote strategies/Network Needs that meet the Highways Agency’s aims and prime objectives based on Network intelligence.
• Input into the development of a Performance Monitoring Framework with which to assess route performance and operation.
• Develop relationships with Local Authority, Police and other external partners to ensure the effective management of those routes in their portfolio.
• Assess the impact of third party events i.e. special events, emergency repairs etc.
• Assist in the value management process through the development of scheme bids and forward programmes, ensuring that route priorities are accurately reflected in the scheme bids
• Develop and maintain a detailed knowledge of issues associated with the portfolio in order to effectively manage those routes.
• Develop a comprehensive understanding and knowledge of all assets associated with the routes in their portfolio.
• Contribute to the Asset Management Plans to achieve future Network performance.
• Involvement and communication with high level strategic meetings involving key stakeholders to ensure effective management.

Person Specification:

The Route Manager will have;
• Full computer literacy - knowledge and proficiency in use of relevant data and analytical software
• Current UK Driving Licence
• Knowledge and experience of highways asset sectors, exhibiting PAS 55 competences, providing services for customers.
• At least 3 years in a network (highways) management environment, with understanding and practical knowledge: of network assets and maintenance techniques, analysis of problems and identification of solutions, current traffic management standards.
• Working under a quality management system, learning from the audit regime.
• Knowledge of network strategies
• Knowledge of HA business planning and systems.
• Working within a matrix management structure.
• Working within a change environment
• Ability to multi-task and maintain timetable for delivery deadlines
• Desire and capability to challenge and to be challenged
• Willingness to accept and manage change
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Customer-focused approach to service delivery

To apply for this role please send your CV to:

Tom Wood

tom.wood@greenrecruitmentcompany.com
www.greenrecruitmentcompany.com

Please get in touch with any queries on:
+44(0) 203 002 2877

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies

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