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Senior Transport Planner

  • Job reference: TR-001377
  • Sector: Planning, Transportation, Urban Development
  • Location: London

We are looking to recruit a senior and qualified Pedestrian Planner into the Consultancy Services practice of our newly created Transportation division to provide overall direction to the team for our work in London. By being the link between urban design and transport planning, our Pedestrian, Cycling and Space Planning Sector provides a range of niche services from wayfinding and signage, through to modelling, strategy and design as well as more general pedestrian planning.

Recent projects include:

• Hackney Wick Fish Island connectivity study
• West Thurrock Way accessibility improvements
• Doha Metro station sizing
• TfL Cycle Superhighway pedestrian and cycle surveys
• Gunnersbury Park pedestrian and cycle surveys
• Oxford cycle design and stakeholder engagement
• Hampshire wayfinding project

You will lead, manage and work on a variety of pedestrian modelling and pedestrian planning schemes of varying scope and scale for both public and private sector Clients. Extensive knowledge and experience of various pedestrian modelling / planning techniques, both dynamic and static is essential.



Essential Requirements:

• Appropriate academic and professional qualifications (Degree qualified in a relevant discipline).
• Experience in the analysis of ped movement as part of wider transport or public realm studies.
• Experience in a range of transport and specifically pedestrian planning techniques e.g. analysing and presenting pedestrian movement, planning of pedestrian / cycling schemes, survey techniques / strategy development, examining accident ‘blackspots’ to improve safety
• Experience and skilled in the management of small technical teams, particularly in pedestrian movement / cycle planning and feasibility.
• Experience of client / stakeholder management at a senior level.
• Evidence of project direction and senior project management within pedestrian planning environments, including recording, monitoring, and reporting on progress.
• Experience of the project acquisition process, including leading and preparing technical bid submissions and costings
• Experience in writing reports for funding bids and planning authorities


Join us and we’ll value you for exceeding customer expectations and delivering innovative solutions nobody else can. After all, we can’t achieve great things without you. So, you can look forward to an excellent rewards package. As this role is ideal for flexible working, we can also offer you a variety of different options to help you work where and when you work the best.

The salary range for this role will be £34,000 to £40,000 and the closing date for applications will be 7th April 2017.

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