Engagement Officer - Transport and Highways

Posted 15 November 2023
Salary £300 - 350 per day
LocationCity of London
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameIlya Donets

Job description

An opportunity has arisen for an Engagement Officer with experience in Strategy, Stakeholder Engagement and Communications to join a client in London. You will be a key part of the team involved in a large public engagement exercise, which includes developing and delivering public realm orientated strategic programmes and communications. The role focusses on engagement with internal and external stakeholders as well as the general public, alongside supporting the team with technical administration tasks, report writing/publication and data analysis and presentation.

This is a full-time contract position. The rate on offer is £300 - £350 per day - negotiable for the right candidate.  Flexible working arrangements / working from home opportunities are available.

Working within the Highways team your main duties include:
-Liaising and engaging with internal and external stakeholders as well as the general public on matters concerning highway improvements, public realm works, cycling/walking schemes and urban regeneration etc.
-Responding to public enquiries related to works carried out on the public highway 
-Carrying out workshops, public events, consultations and surveys to gather, analyse and present engagement data
-Developing and delivering long-term public realm orientated strategic programmes and communications
Previous experience in Highways and Transportation is essential for this role. Carrington West are also looking for Project Managers and Highway Engineers with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Ilya Donets at Carrington West on 02393 876028 or email ilya.donets@carringtonwest.com
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 25+ years experience in this market. Please call Ilya at Carrington West on 02393 876028 for more information
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