17 hours
2017-12-142018-01-13

Senior Consultant – Urban Space

Aecom
Saint Albans
  • Job Code
    23339-1214108
Company AECOM

Job Title: Senior Consultant – Urban Space

JobID: 23339-1214108

Location: St Albans, GBR

Description: **Business Line** Transportation

**Position Title** Senior Consultant – Urban Space

United Kingdom - Hertfordshire

St Albans

**Job Summary**

We are looking to recruit a Senior

**Consultant** within the Urban Space team of our Transport Planning Business and in our St Albans/London offices.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an accomplished team and work on a range of projects for a wide variety of clients. Within AECOM there is real opportunity for personal growth and to progress your career as you develop professionally. You will work within a positive culture where learning and development is actively supported and promoted.

AECOM has a wide range of multi-disciplinary teams and a global reach and diversified market penetration, through which it is associated with some very prestigious projects of global acclaim, such as-London 2012, Glasgow 2014, Rio 2016, Qatar 2022, HS2 etc.

Our Transport Planning teams plan and evaluate future transport schemes, forecast demand and revenue, develop business cases, undertake economic appraisal and market analysis, as well as look at the relationships between spatial planning and transport. We undertake transport modelling at a national and regional level right down to detailed micro-simulation where individual roads, public transport systems and crowd movements are analysed.

Our clients include national and local transport authorities such as the UK Department of Transport and Transport for London, major sporting organisations such as the London Olympic Delivery Authority, private developers of land and transport facilities as well as overseas institutions such as the European Commission. We develop and use some of the most sophisticated transport modelling techniques, applying a range of specialist software.

**Specific Skills Required:**

+ Experience using Legion

+ Membership of a relevant professional chartered institute or near to achieving accreditation

**Minimum Requirements**

+ The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in transport planning across several areas, including strong pedestrian modelling experience.

+ Project management (delivering large/medium projects in pedestrian modelling to quality standards, on time, and within budget)

+ Experience of line management and small to medium team management

+ Business Development and proposal preparation

+ Provide specific technical leadership in pedestrian modelling

+ Supervision of workload and support to junior staff

+ The candidate is expected to have good knowledge of pedestrian modelling software such as Legion, Massmotion, Viswalk etc.

+ The successful applicant will be familiar with NR and LUL’s model development and audit processes, and will have in-depth experience of significant model development

+ Experience and understanding of other transport modelling software such as SATURN, CUBE, EMME, VISSIM, VISUM, TUBA, are desirable but not essential

+ We are seeking someone able to manage junior technical staff, undertake project management tasks and communicate clearly with other disciplines and clients on a regular basis.

+ Demonstrates to have developed a sound appreciation of pedestrian modelling with good knowledge of wider transport planning and traffic modelling.

+ Demonstrates confidence and capability to supervise junior staff.

+ Has past experience of managing larger tasks or small / medium size projects.

+ Demonstrates knowledge of project budgetary issues and capable of delivering work to time and budget.

+ Experience of presenting to large audiences

+ Leadership in producing quality client reports to a high technical standard.

+ Capability to manage client contact and liaison without supervision

+ Involvement with broader business development activity and raising of the team’s and company’s profile

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Degree/Masters qualification in an analytical subject (e.g. mathematics, economics, engineering).

+ Membership of a relevant professional chartered institute or near to achieving accreditation

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:_

_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Planning_

**_Country_** _United Kingdom_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _173212BR_



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