Head of Rail - Liverpool

£60,000 Open to Discussion. - Engineering
Ref: 605 Date Posted: Wednesday 16 Sep 2020
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We are working closely with a Rail Consultancy, who are continuing to grow and expand after a successful few years. The next stage for the company is opening an office in Manchester, to continue to work with current clients, and develop a new network of clients too. 

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to join the company as Head of Rail - for their Manchester office. As this is a new office, the expectation would be for the successful individual to work with the Director of Rail to drive the Manchester office forward ensuring high quality work and development of a team and client base. 

Initially, the role would involve remote working under the current restrictions and issues we face, however as things go back to normal, we would expect the individual to be office based mainly as the leader in the team. 

Expectations of the role:

  • Provide high quality designs for clients on various Rail projects

  • Work with the Director of Rail to identify and build new contacts and clients

  • Build a team of Engineers and CAD Technicians and support them in their development

  • Work closely with other office, and collaborate with the overall team to create a positive team environment

  • Build strong client relationships


  • Chartered Engineering, either from a Civl or Structural Engineering background

  • Experience in Rail, ideally in Design 

  • Confidence to lead a team and develop a successful office

  • Ambitious and driven in order to achieve a successful, reputable design office

  • Working knowledge of relevant codes and standards for the Rail sector

Salary - £60,000 open to discussion