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Job Number: T0782/16/FR
Title: Transport Consultant (Economist)
Description: Transport Consultant (Economist) Birmingham £60k Our client is a hugely successful technical advisory consultancy providing economic forecasting, and business consulting services. Their capabilities span transport (principally rail, other surface transport, and aviation), government services, infrastructure, and utilities. They provide strategic and procurement advisory in all phases of the business life cycle, informed by their operational knowledge and deep functional expertise. By integrating both strategic and technical expertise the serve the “whole client” from the executive leadership to those who procure deliver projects and operations. As their business continues to go from strength to strength they are currently seeking a number of Consultants to join their thriving team in the Midlands. As a Consultant you will provide strategic guidance and business planning support as the company seek to optimise their operations. For our part you will play a vital role in delivering these solutions, and need to display high levels of analytical rigour alongside tenacity, agility and organisational skills on a daily basis. It is expected that you will be a graduate in Economics, Mathematics, Business studies or Engineering, and will possess exceptional analytical abilities and familiarity with analytical frameworks; You will be able to process large amounts of information quickly, as well as have excellent problem solving skills and an inquisitive mind. Experience will have be gained within:- rail, aviation, highways and social infrastructure Additionally experience will have been gained in the development of business models; including demand and revenue forecasting, feasibility studies, performance, business case and economic appraisal, construction and operating & maintenance costs; You should also be familiar with risk and contract management; and have an awareness of and practical experience in one or multiple industry standards (e.g. design and build standards, maintenance standards, asset management standards, operational standards, contract standards); The company have a very exciting range of projects and provide the opportunity to become a key member of a hugely respected team. You will be working in a state of the art office and be rewarded handsomely with the chance to progress quickly.
Location: Midlands
Salary: £60,000