Job ID: 44973
Date Posted: Jan 16, 2020
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail Limited
Profession (Job Category): Administration
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-time
Are you looking for opportunities to work on high profile rail projects and advanced technology alongside experts from the UK, Europe and Japan? Come and join the fastest growing rail business in the world!
As a global provider of total railway solutions, Hitachi Rail Europe has a growing international presence and product range. We are leading the largest rail modernisation project in UK history and delivering the UK’s next generation of rolling stock. We are working to Inspire the Next – and this is your chance to be part of it.
This is a unique opportunity to joining a new team in our growing Service and Maintenance division and to support with the establishment of a new specialist PMO team. We’re now looking for an experienced Project Support professional who can undertake a full range of project management duties in support of the group to join us!
In this exciting new role you will be working as part of the Projects function within the Business Support and Improvement group, the Projects Coordinator will be responsible for ensuring that the necessary project controls are in place to support the successful execution of all major Hitachi Rail Support and Improvement initiatives.
These vary from IT Support or BAU Projects, to major Transformation/Strategic Projects such as component overhaul to reduce component and maintenance lifecycle costs.
You’ll be closely supporting the Business Portfolio Manager who will have overall responsibility for the governance and reporting of all group Projects and Programs.
Specifically, you will be responsible for the following deliverables:
In depth understanding of Project and Programme management tools and techniques and their purpose in the programme/project lifecycle.
Why Hitachi Rail Europe?
At Hitachi Rail Europe you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues.
We offer a competitive salary and annual leave entitlement as well as a generous benefits package. This includes a pension scheme with contributions up to 9%, health insurance, and many more perks for you to choose from within a flexible plan that will meet your specific needs and lifestyle.
If you like the sound of the above and feel energised by the idea of joining a great brand at a moment of exciting expansion, please apply now. We look forward to hearing from you!