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HEAD OF STRATEGIC FINANCE & PROCUREMENT - INFRASTRUCTURE DELIVERY DIVISION
£54,500 - £61,800 per annum
The Transport Department within the Welsh Government has responsibility for developing and implementing transport policy and programmes for Wales, managing the Wales and Borders rail franchise and managing, operating, improving and upgrading the trunk road network. The Department currently wishes to recruit a Head of Strategic Finance and Procurement – Infrastructure Delivery Division.
The Infrastructure Delivery Division plays a key role in the delivery of the aims and priorities of the Transport Department and is responsible for developing and delivery of major capital projects for roads and rail.
Reporting directly to the Deputy Director – Infrastructure Delivery Division, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of a procurement strategy to support the delivery of the National Transport Plan in a strategic, innovative and cost effective way. In addition you will establish a consistent approach to business case development in support of investment opportunities working in a collaborative way within the department and across the wider public sector.
You will be a construction professional and will have significant experience of working to procure large scale public sector infrastructure projects and a good understanding of project management principles and best practice. You will be expected to demonstrate a successful track record of delivery at a senior level.
Closing date: 28 February 2013.