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Transport Manager

  • Job reference: BBBH4006
  • Location: Qatar
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Job type: Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

Cavendish Professionals are looking for a Transport manager willing to relocate to the middle east.
With tax free salaries and very competitive pay packages we are looking for candidates who have the following

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To ensure integration across all modes of rail bound transport in terms of transport systems, transport planning, and operations planning.
  • Undertakes required studies related to integration across various railway systems & transport modes to enable Qatar Rail to make informed decisions and fulfil its role.
  • Provides strategic advice regarding performance of rail operations.
  • Plans to cover all modes of rail bound transport, i.e. Long Distance (including freight and passenger services, high speed and conventional), Metro and Light Rail
  • Leads the process from Transportation Planning to Operations Concepts to Systems Requirements to Performance Criteria
  • Ensures integration and consistency throughout the aforementioned process
  • Ensures integration between the transportation modes
  • Develops Operations Concepts for all modes & develops Operational Requirements and translates them into Systems Requirements where applicable
  • Develops Operating Performance Criteria
  • Carries out operations simulations and modelling works to support the aforementioned tasks
  • Provides advice regarding performance optimization resulting in potential revenue generation
  • Supervises and manages performance of the team.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Master's Degree (or equivalent) in transportation engineering or planning or science with transportation major.
  • Min. 12 years post graduate, preferably in multiple roles (client and consultant) with emphasis on the railway industry
  • Member of a relevant professional body in the area of occupational health, safety, environment
  • General knowledge in all fields of railway engineering (i.e. alignment, track work, rail systems, rolling stock, depots)
  • Profound knowledge in at least one discipline mentioned above
  • Good knowledge about operational aspects of rail bound transportation systems
  • Knowledge about non-technical aspects of railway systems (e.g. economic aspects, CAPEX and OPEX, fares and tariffs) is beneficial
  • Excellent skills MS Office, good skills in RailSys
  • Experience with other simulation models for rail bound transport is beneficial

If interested please get in touch via contact details provided

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