Head of Asset Management - Closed

Date posted: 08/10/2019

Closing date: 8 November, 2019 4:00 pm

Hours per week: 35

Salary: £63,753 - £71,747

Location: Merseyside

Employment type: Full Time

Contract type: Permanent

Job Description:

Head of Asset Management

Salary £63,753 to £71,747


An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Head of Asset Management within Merseytravel.


The Asset Management Service Area is responsible for the development and delivery of assets including the two Tunnels, Head Office, Ferry Terminals, Bus Stations and Bus Infrastructure on-street.


The Head of Asset Management will be a visible, innovative and important leader of key functions across the remit of Asset Management and will be responsible for the development and management of major capital schemes across all Merseytravel areas as well as leading the department which employs nearly 200 multi-discipliniary staff.


As a Professional Member of a construction/engineering related profession, candidates will be expected to possess and demonstrate;


  • Managerial experience in a multi-discipliniary contract management environment.
  • Experience of programme and project resource management, inlcuding risk and budget management.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Commercial awareness.
  • Ability to negotiate and manage commercial contracts.
  • Long term strategic planning and delivery.


Merseytravel is the transport advisor to Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and applicants should have the ability to lead and manage change and lead by example.


As well as providing excellent conditions of service, we offer a wide range of compensation and benefits including generous holiday entitlements and occupational sick pay; membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme with employer contribution; Occupational Health support, onsite physiotherapy, employee assistance programme, access to a wide range of Learning and Development opportunities and discounted Gym memberships.


Closing Date for Applications: 8 November 2019 @ 4.00pm


Application forms and further details are available from The HR Team, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN, or by visiting our website at https://www.liverpoolcityregion-ca.gov.uk/governance/vacancies/


Completed application forms can be sent to:  recruitment@liverpoolcityregion-ca.gov.uk


This information can be provided in alternative formats on request


This information can be provided in alternative formats on request