Senior Transport Planner

England, Bristol
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
28 Dec 2018
25 Jan 2019
William Laing
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Transport Planner Job, Bristol City Centre, Development, Transport Planning, Strategic, Engineering job

Your new company
Your new company are an independent practice of engineers, planners, scientists and economists that deliver a high quality of major development and infrastructure projects. With a regional spread of offices and a depth of technical skills throughout the UK, they are a trusted consultancy that clients return to time and time again. Due to growth, they are now seeking a Senior Transport Planner to join their busy Bristol office.

Your new role
In your new role you will be heavily involved with the delivery of technical work relating to transport planning inputs on projects, including strategic projects including Transport Assessments, Travel Plans, Environmental Statement Transport Chapters, Access and Movement Frameworks, Sustainable Transport Strategies etc. You will be acting as Project Manager on medium to large size transport projects and undertake the Discipline Lead role on large scale multi-disciplinary projects. You will be required to attend meetings with clients, design teams, stakeholders, including local authorities and the general public as required. You will be involved with supervision and technical mentoring of more junior members of the team. You will be contributing to established client relationships in order to achieve repeat business and contribute to the team's growth by widening the client base through networking and business development.

What you'll need to succeed
This role would suit a Transport Planner with a broad understanding of all elements of the profession and an ability to build and manage teams with specific specialisms to deliver the required outputs. You will need to be a positive and enthusiastic team player as well as very experienced with excellent technical knowledge relevant to the broad reach of development planning. Project management should be another strong area with proven experience in delivering projects on time and to budget. Excellent writing skills are necessary to ensure that high quality technical reports are issued to clients and stakeholders with minimal review. You will be confident to liaise with and advise all levels of management and your communication skills will be essential as the primary point of contact.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a very competitive salary that will be dependent on experience and qualifications, along with a flexible benefits package which includes a contributory pension scheme, discretionary bonus scheme and a flexible benefits allowance. You will also be provided with significant opportunity to progress your career and personal development through the delivery of high value quality services to influential clients.

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