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Principal Transport Planner

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45 - 50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Nick Ackerman

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 072

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Principal Transport Planner


Full time - 37 hours per week

6-month contract (minimum)

£45-£50 per hour, Inside IR35

Are you an experienced Transport Planner looking for your next challenge?
Our client is an ambitious authority who are seeking an experienced Transport Planner to join them on a contract basis, initially for 6 months.

Key Responsibilities:
·To provide transport planning professional and technical management and leadership in relation to supporting strategic sites, Local Plan reviews, developing transport strategy and schemes, commissioning studies, preparing business cases and securing funding for infrastructure, frontline Member, stakeholder and public engagement, report writing, service improvements, managing project budgets and the work of staff and consultants.
·Assist in the management of the team
·Represent at project and other working group meetings and at partnership meetings to ensure the opinions of the team and the Council are represented
·Lead the development, commissioning and implementation of transport planning projects and studies, including those conducted by external consultants, taking responsibility for their day-to-day management within complex programmes as required in accordance with the Council's Project Management guidelines
What is required?
·As the successful candidate, you will have transport planning experience
·You will have great stakeholder management skills.
This role will go quickly so please apply with an updated CV, e-mailing, alternatively call on 02393 876072 for more information.

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 100+ years experience in this market. Please call Nick Ackerman at Carrington West on 02393 876072 for more information
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