Asset Management is one of Atkins priorities for growth. Within our Transport Asset Management practice we are growing our strategic asset management business and capability across the sector and are now seeking a number of Consultants and Senior Consultants to focus on the Rail market and advisory work. The roles will be to support the delivery of current projects, the development of compelling bids, our wider market strategy and to help grow business across the sector.
Atkins has a strong record in asset management and provides advisory services across many sectors both in the UK and overseas. In our transportation practice we work at a strategic level in Highways, advising Government bodies, Highways England and Local Authorities. In Rail we work with Central and Local Government bodies, Transport Authorities, Network Rail and Train Operators. We work across the Atkins Group and support the development of new services and new capability to meet emerging needs of our clients and are committed to playing our part in ‘shaping the future of transportation’.
The role will entail work on advisory projects throughout the asset management lifecycle but predominantly focus on supporting clients to achieve higher effectiveness and greater efficiency. This features development of asset management strategy, organisational capability and structure, and a whole range of strategic asset management processes such as investment decision making, risk assessment, digital asset management, contingency planning, lifecycle and value optimisation, and asset systems performance monitoring.
The role will be based in London. Regular travel to other UK offices and occasional overseas travel forms part of this role.
Degree in a relevant Engineering or other relevant discipline
Chartered professional status, Masters level qualification, or equivalent
Excellent understanding of UK Rail industry and stakeholders
Significant experience in managing consultancy projects and assignments
Creative yet structured approach to understanding client needs and creating winning bids
Ability to work in a client facing environment
Good communication skills and strong in report writing
Experienced in project lifecycles as project manager
Development of strong bids for projects and frameworks
Delivery of consulting assignments, projects and work streams
Development of capability and marketing materials
Leadership of teams in client and internal projects
Experience of working in an Engineering or Management Consultancy practice
Asset management experience across other sectors
Recognised Asset Management qualification or professional standing