Strategic Planning Manager

Komplete Recruitment Ltd
East London
£54k per annum
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Komplete Group are working alongside a large Rail organisation who are looking to recruit a Strategic Planning Manager to work from their East London base.

Working in the Fleet Planning team, your role will largely consist of leading and owning the building and communication of the robust strategic fleet plans to facilitate all work on trains whilst ensuring that rolling stock availability is kept at a level to meet the requirements of the passenger train service. Planning will be second nature to you as developing input plans, disaster recovery plans, maintaining contingency plans, and lists of work as well as forward strategic planning will be an essential part of your role.

Your outstanding communication skills will allow you to liaise with key stakeholders as well as support control, production and engineering teams and manage communications including publicity. As a true ambassador for the planning team your influential skills will help you lead a transformational phased change into a planning led organisation whilst keeping good working relationships.


* Experience of managing risk in an appropriate and balanced way.
* Qualified at a senior level in an Engineering discipline, ideally a Chartered Engineer, minimum degree level in engineering subject or with a numeric/analytical component.
* Experienced at managing complex teams.
* At least 5 years rail experience in an engineering environment

In order to be considered for the role, you must have an industry recognised qualification, alongside experience within a similar previous role.

Komplete Recruitment boasts over 40 years of engineering recruitment expertise and operates within a variety of industries including Rail, Construction, Civil Engineering, Built Environment, Automotive and General Engineering.