Network Scheduling Manager
Arriva’s UK Bus Division is part of Arriva, one of Europe’s leading transport services organisations. Arriva Southern Counties is an autonomous business providing services throughout West Kent, Medway, Essex and parts of Surrey.
This role reports directly into the Head of Commercial and the main purpose of the role is to lead the team of scheduling managers throughout Arriva Southern Counties region, you will develop the processes, systems and techniques of our planning and scheduling capability to better improve efficiencies and profitability in Arriva Southern Counties
Ensure resource levels are planned and manage the delivery of network improvements for all areas within the region
Own the tender and network contract process ensuring all submissions are timely and accurate, also owning and enhancing the registration process
Lead, develop and manage the scheduling team including carrying out appraisals and relevant meetings as per policies
Support the Commercial Development Managers in developing network opportunities to secure sustainable growth for both the short and long term
Ensure accuracy of schedules and duties created and comply with company / local depot agreements and all relevant legislation
Be the key touch point between Commercial and Marketing departments, owning the accurate supply of data for marketing, publicity and real time feeds
Work with Head of Network UK Bus on developing scheduling systems
Introduce new tools and techniques ensuring a data led, smart & insightful approach to planning
Build up an excellent knowledge and understanding of the entire regional network and share these skills to offer support to other functions within the business
In return we offer a competitive salary, contributory pension scheme, and concessionary travel for employees, partner and children.
How to Apply
If you are interested in applying for this role, please email your CV with a covering letter detailing how you feel you meet the requirements to:
Debbie Hayes - HR Director Arriva Southern Counties, Invicta House, Armstrong Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6TXClosing Date: Fri 09 September, 2016
Reference Number: DH/NWMgr
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