Public Members

Non Remunerated
30 Mar 2012
29 Apr 2012
Job Role
Pensions Trustee
Contract Type

Hold the Network Rail Board to Account
Network Rail is responsible for delivering a 21st century railway fit to meet the increasing demands of passenger and freight users and which is safer and more reliable than ever before, at a price the nation can afford. 

As one of up to 15 new Public Members joining an existing group of 57 Members, you will have involvement with the Board of a major private sector company providing a vital public service. Your role is to ensure the Board of Network Rail is equal to the challenge of running the rail infrastructure safely and reliably whilst achieving the significant cost reductions necessary to deliver a service that costs less. With a strong understanding and experience of high level corporate governance, you will also have the skills to hold a large and complex organisation to account. 

The appointment is for a 3 year term with Public Members attending on average 6 meetings per year, including the Annual General Meeting. The role is unpaid but reasonable travel expenses will be met. 

If you believe you have the skills and experience to carry out this key governance role effectively, find out more about the role and how to apply at: 

For a confidential discussion call our advising consultant, 

Peter Reichwald on +44 (0)20 7153 5614. Please quote reference HN6634PP. 

Closing date for applications is Monday, 30th April 2012. 

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