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Senior Transport Planner

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Luke Brison

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 064

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Senior Transport Planner
3 months - extension likely
£300 per day
Are you a Senior Transport Planner looking for a new challenge?

Our client is an ambitious local authority who are seeking a Senior Transport Planner with experience in transport strategy and sustainability.
Your key responsibilities:
·To commission and carry out traffic, transport, kerbside and air quality studies including the collection, collation, analysis and reporting of data and findings.
·To manage individual scheme budgets up to £500k or several smaller schemes in the region of £150k and ensure all cost, scope, quality and time constraints are achieved.
·To supervise and manage the work of other officers in fulfilling the responsibilities of the Team.
·To prepare reports and to present those reports at Council meetings, Committees and SubCommittees of the Council as required. To act as a representative of the service on complex matters in council meetings, scrutiny committee and other public meetings and advise on council policies and technical matters related to the service.
·To input into the service and divisions business plan through forward planning the project pipeline and ensuring or supporting others to unlock relevant funding secured from developer contributions.
·To manage the divisions input into Planning and Transport Policies and to prepare developer and planning guidance, supplementary planning documents and specifications for the purpose of the Division.

What is required?

As the successful candidate, you will have experience of working in a local authority at a similar level and Transport Planning/Strategy background, preferably, within a local authority setting.
In order to be considered within the first round of applicants please apply with updated CV, e-mailing, alternatively call on 02393 876064 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 Luke at Carrington West on 02393 876064 for more information
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