Strategic Access Planner

Greater Manchester
£250 to £350 Inside IR35

A long-term opportunity exists for a Strategic Access Planner to lead, develop, negotiate and coordinate the long-term access requirements from effected rail/freight operators on a large rail project.


Duties will include:

  • Work with other Project Integration Leads and Project Construction CREs to define the Project access requirements.
  • Work with Project Directors to resolve conflicting access requirements and agree prioritisation.
  • Provide support and technical information to the Project Directors for decision.
  • Work closely with the other support functions on a day-to-day basis providing support as required.
  • Working with and supporting the wider project and Client team
  • Lead the engagement with Programmes team, Train and Freight operators.


Requirements for this post include –

  • Previous experience in a similar post whilst employed by a tier one or principal civil engineering contractor on rails projects.
  • Extensive stakeholder management experience preferably within the rail sector.
  • Proven negotiating and communicating skills.
  • Previous experience being on a large JV involved in the delivery of civil engineering projects within the rail sector.
  • Good civil engineering construction knowledge
  • Good knowledge of Network rail procedures and processes.


If you are interested in this post, then kindly lodge your CV here now.

This opportunity falls inside IR35. Temp to perm opportunities will be considered.