Senior Transport Planner


Location: South East - Oxfordshire and Home Counties

Type: Interim

Job Ref: SW1208

Closing Date: 22/06/2019

Job Description

Ref                         SW1208

Role                       Senior Transport Planner

Location               Oxfordshire

Rate                       To £375pd depending on experience

Duration                12 Months

Role details

Our client requires an experienced transport planner to be responsible for providing technical input to help shape transport infrastructure and to assist in the development and delivery of the capital programme of schemes funded by Growth Deal and HIF.

Key Tasks

  • To be responsible for the development, commissioning and implementation of transport planning studies (including those conducted by external consultants) taking responsibility for their day-to-day management as required in accordance with Project Management guidelines.

  • To lead option appraisal and scheme feasibility, initial costing and other assessments to determine priorities and provide an initial assessment of scheme costs/benefits (through management of consultants)

  • To liaise with the Local Planning Authorities about the schemes

  • Work closely with Stakeholders, local Members and other organisations on scheme development and consultation, including provision of timely information in the appropriate form.

Experience and skills required

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to successfully deliver complex and challenging programmes of work through effective partnership working in a political environment

  • Experience of commissioning and managing consultants using a variety of procurement routes

  • Experience of working in a planning/transport planning environment

  • Experience of leading complex projects or programme of works

  • Experience of budget management

  • Education to degree level or equivalent in planning or related discipline

     

If you believe this is an assignment for you and are available, please send a cull CV quoting reference SW1208

Please note all successful applicants will be notified within 21 days

Benefits

to £375 day rate