Consultant (Principal, Senior & Mid)

  • Job Reference: JOB-8382
  • Date Posted: 26 August 2022
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  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £35,000 to £85,000
  • Sector: Signalling & Telecoms
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Principle Consultant/Senior Consultant

The Situation

Ford and Stanley are working with one of the world’s most respected professional services, engineering and project management firms. They are looking for Consultants on all levels to lead and manage the delivery of projects and provide world class Rail Systems Consultancy Services, with a focus on: Communications Systems, Control Systems, Systems Integration, Operational Control or Signaling depending on your background.


  • Offices throughout the UK
  • 50/50 split between remote and home working

Roles and Responsibilities

This individual would be responsible for the contribution to, and delivery of multi and single discipline projects, and the management of internal stakeholders, external stakeholders, and clients. These projects may be with a client or working on an internal project. Whether you take a focus on one larger project, or various smaller projects, the role provides true variation

The Ideal Candidate

  • Post Graduate experience within at least one of the following: GSM-R (or similar mobile/wireless technology), Telecoms Fixed Networks, Electronic Security Systems, Customer Information Systems (PA, CCTV) and Cyber Security


  • Post Graduate experience with ETCS, CBTC, TMS, Rail Signaling, Control Systems
  • Experience of client and stakeholder management
  • Chartership/Chartership pending
  • Network Rail/HS2 experience (Desirable)

What is in it for you?

  • Chance to work on a range of diverse projects
  • Work for a globally recognized Company
  • 25 days holiday + bank holiday
  • Performance related bonus
  • Support through Mentorships and Subscriptions

Salary (Dependent on experience)

  • Consultant: £35,000-£45,000
  • Senior Consultant: £45,000-£65,000
  • Principle Consultant: £65,000-£85,000

Likely Job Titles

Consultant, Systems Engineer, Asset Manager, Project Engineer, Rail, HS2, Network Rail, Signaling, Telecoms, Telecommunications

About Ford & Stanley

Ford & Stanley Group are in the business of people and performance. Our mission is to create one million better workdays through facilitating great recruitment, leadership and occupational mental fitness.

Ford & Stanley Group Ltd is a Disability Confident Committed employer and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all opportunity seekers. We shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an on-going basis all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. We will treat everyone equally irrespective sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief or political beliefs and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy.