senior transport planner in manchester

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Are you a Senior Transport Planner looking for your next move? I am working with one of the UK's largest multifaceted consultancies, delivering property and infrastructure projects on a local, national and international scale. Due to continued success and growth they are seeking an experienced and talented Senior Transport Planner in Manchester.

Competitive Salary & Benefits

* Car Allowance / Car
* Pension scheme
* Training and development support team
* Medical cover


* Ideally 3 years + experience in transportation / development planning;
* Ability to deliver transport planning solutions, manage junior staff and successfully manage projects;
* A goold all round knowledge of all aspects of transport planning for developments from strategic appraisal through to transport assessments and traffic engineering;
* Sound technical experience, including familiarity with relevant software e.g. TRANSYT, LINSIG, ARCADY, PICADY, VISSIM, SATURN etc;
* Experience in developing and preparing strategic highways schemes and associated business case development;
* Understanding and experience of working in the Planning Regulatory Framework, application of current highway design guidance and application of the relevant planning circulars and development control policies;
* A track record of having worked on a variety of transportation planning projects;
* A highly motivated individual and ideally a member of a relevant professional body;
* The ability to communicate effectively and professionally with all levels of staff and clients (both written and orally);
* Capability to work to deadlines and work autonomously when required; and
* Understanding and experience of the operation of management systems for quality, financial and project control


* Assist in and manage the preparation of all aspects of work and will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide variety of exciting transport planning projects
* You will be a critical part of a very busy, commercially focussed team which has an expanding workload and will be required to undertake a variety of tasks in order to meet project delivery deadlines
* Liaise with other professionals including Local Authority Officers, Architects and Town Planners; hence must have good interpersonal and communication skills
* Engage in all aspects of traffic and transportation planning including: development of strategic transport schemes, funding bid preparation, transport assessments for new developments, master planning, urban regeneration and sustainable transport projects. This includes projects for a broad range of clients including public sector organisations and private sector clients

Please call Aishah Abdulla at Randstad CPE on 01132456161 / 07923886585 to discuss further.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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