Location : Crewe, Carlisle or Motherwell Organisation : Direct Rail Services (DRS) Reference : DRS007
Direct Rail Services is a wholly owned subsidiaryof the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA). Since its formation in 1995,DRS has developed and maintained an industry leading reputation for providingsafe, secure, reliable and cost-
effective services within both nuclear andnon-nuclear related markets.
As a profitable, dynamic business with a £80million turnover per annum and nearly 500 employees, we are going from strengthto strength.
DRS has sustained and developed critical UK Nuclear transportcapabilities and supported the decommissioning activities for the NDA and UKNuclear Mission.
Whilst it has diversified into other services, its raison d’etrewill remain firmly focused on the transportation of specialist nuclearmaterials.
As Head of Business Delivery, you will lead,inspire and drive cultural change in the provision of rail services to fulfilexisting and future customer and contractual requirements.
Demonstratingstrong management capability for a 200 strong team comprising the ControlManager, 3 Senior Regional Operations Managers, 190 nationally dispersed rail professionalsand the Manager of the DRS Training School, you will oversee the managementof designated customer interfaces and the delivery of all services compliantwith relevant rail and nuclear industry standards.
With a significant track record of leadership andachievement in increasing performance and profitability of a comparablebusiness, you will work as part of the senior team to identify, capture anddeliver future business opportunities in line with company strategy and 5-
yearbusiness plan. Providing guidance, support and advice to railway operatingprofessionals and experts, you will demonstrate the tenacity, drive andresilience to engage and develop positive relations with regulators and tradeunions.
The challenges facing DRS are numerous, but your influence, insight andjudgment, will combine with your specialist expertise to add significant valueto the effective delivery of our business.
Closing date for applications : Wednesday 8thMay 2019
At DRS, we provide equality andfairness for all our employees and do not discriminate against age, disability,gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity,race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.