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Lead Transport Analyst

Date: 22-Jun-2022

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU

Company: metrotrain

Metro is a multi-award winning organisation and we pride ourselves on our team of honest, high performing professionals who are talented, inclusive and safety focused and who are at the core of our success. You will be joining an organisation that is known as a global leader in its field but also prides itself on being dynamic, embracing new technologies and focused on customer service. Our aim is to promote work/life balance feel comfortable to bring their best to work, and to truly be focused on a common goal which is to provide a world class railway service.


Why work for Metro Trains Melbourne ?


  • Attractive Remuneration: Attractive remuneration packages on offer
  • Career Progression: Career development support and opportunities to learn new skills within a multi-disciplinary environment
  • Vibrant and Ambitious Team: Join a high performing collaborative, and passionate projects team
  • Permanent Opportunity: Our ongoing involvement in the exciting pipeline of major rail projects
  • Benefits: Free Myki travel across Victoria and other great corporate discounts
  • Work-Life Balance and Hybrid Working: We encourage flexibility and wellbeing; MTM supports flexible working arrangements with a mixture of working from home and office/site based on offer


As the Level Crossing Removal Project continues to deliver a safer and more efficient train network, the Metro team involved in this large-scale project is expanding to respond to current and future works. The experience gained in this exciting, multi-disciplinary environment will be valuable to building your career in rail construction.


About the Role:


Metro Trains Level Crossing Removal Team (MLXRT)  have an opportunity for a Lead Transport Analyst to join our Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP) Disruptions & Passenger Experience team.This position plays an integral role between multiple stakeholder including the project (Level Crossings), Operations and key suppliers, to enhance and improve all elements of the customer experience and impacts relating to the Level Crossing Removal Program.


Key Areas of Responsibility


  • Responsible for the data analysis portfolio across the Passenger Experience team that includes GPS technology, patronage analysis and performance of replacement plans. With the goal of improving the portfolio both operationally and strategically.
  • Prepare project plans and busing schedules, utilising key data points to drive efficiency.
  • Support leadership with the management of vendor relationships including their performance, establishing reporting mechanisms and operating models.
  • Lead and coordinate key stakeholders to drive performance and strategic improvements.
  • Develop, lead and support operational and strategic initiatives including portfolio wide process improvements.
  • Prepare consolidated budgets, reports and forecasts.


Desired Skills & Experience


  • Experience in reviewing/analysing multiple data sources to enable the improvement of future plans/projects.
  • Ability to build project plans/schedules and to deliver to the published timelines.
  • Experience in leading peers and team toward a common goal/outcome.
  • Demonstrated experience leading process improvements/strategic initiatives.
  • Proven experience in owning key operational, contractual and strategic relationships.
  • Previous experience working in a contract management environment (desired).
  • Logistics/Transport experience desired.
  • Advanced excel skills required.


This is a fantastic opportunity to build on the career you've developed to date and take it to the next level by making a tangible impact that matters. If what you’ve read resonates with your values, experience and career aspiration then we want to hear from you!

Please submit your application via our recruitment portal by Sunday 3rd of July, 2022 to be considered for this position.


Metro Trains is an equal opportunity employer and embraces diversity. We encourage all interested applicants to apply but please do note only applications with the right to live and work in Australia will be considered for this position.