BAF® Request: BRU-431-Senior Rail Transport Consultant Bid Team



Our client is seeking a team of Senior Rail Transport Consultants to assist the CEO of an incumbent railway corporation to prepare the new company strategy. The company is poised to provide better traveler experiences while decreasing dramatically its cost base in the coming 3 years.

The Role

Currently, our client is evaluating the potential project size and precise timeline. Our goal is to position a senior team of 2-5 experts.

The role reports at Executive Group Management level and will be required to regularly provide updates and recommendations to key stakeholders, including:

  • CEO
  • Group Executives and Divisional Boards
  • The Project Delivery Team, and
  • External parties and Executive

Rail Transport Consultant

The successful professional will likely have held similar very senior roles in a large transport and/or services organisation, or in a supplier to the industry of systems integrations/major program management capabilities. Understanding the interaction between infrastructure, railway operations and commercial aspects will be critical.

They will have extensive experience in the transportation industry and a referenceable track record of/proven expertise/leadership in:

  • Major trends in the railway industry
  • Key industry performance indicators
  • Real world best practices with case studies
  • Potential disruptors and alternative models
  • Impact of digitalization and customer centricity

Logistics, Rate & Process

Logistics: Starting in January 2017, with phase one taking place over the next 3 months.

Location: Europe; the team is likely to work virtually, applicants must make themselves available during business hours in European time zone.

Rate: Final amount to be negotiated with the client, and will depend on level of experience and seniority

Process: APT’s must be lodged by the time and date specified below.

AKL 8:00pm  Monday, 9 January 2017
SYD/MEL 6:00pm Monday, 9 January 2017
SGP 3:00pm Monday, 9 January 2017
PAR/BRU/STO 8:00am Monday, 9 January 2017
LON 7:00am Monday, 9 January 2017
TOR/NY 2:00am Monday, 9 January 2017

 We will review all APT’s and select the best 3. The client will then conduct interviews.

To apply for this BAF® you should submit your ICG Accredited Professional Transcript (APT’s) in the required format (in ICG GDrive here – Accredited Professionals only) to [email protected] and confirm that you are available (or will make yourself available) for interviews at the client’s discretion.

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