Service Manager - Transport Strategy

Posted 06 September 2022
Salary £360 - 400 per day
LocationGreater London
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration3 Months
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameLuke Brison

Job description

Service Manager - Transport Strategy


3 months - extension likely

Negotiable rate, £360 - £400 per day

Are you a Strategic Transport Manager looking for a new challenge?

Our client is an ambitious local authority who are seeking a Senior Service Manager with experience in transport strategy and sustainability.
Your key responsibilities:
·To be responsible for the development and delivery of the Council's Transport Strategy and Sustainability service at both an operational and strategic level with the array of different functions and responsibilities. To be the Council's expert advisor in relation to these functions and related policy.
·To make a proactive contribution to the overall management, development and reputation of the Division, the Department, and the Council, taking a lead role on cross service initiatives and deputising for the Head of Service as required.
·To provide expert advice to the Leader of the Council, Cabinet Members, Senior Management Team, Partners and Stakeholders for the Division.
·To be responsible for the identification, and submission of robust bid proposals and secure funding from partners, external bodies, government agencies or major developers.
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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