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Senior Transport Planner

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Company AECOM

Job Title: Senior Transport Planner

JobID: 23339-1215891

Location: London, GBR

Description: **Business Line** Transportation

**Position Title** Senior Transport Planner

United Kingdom - London


**Job Summary**

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Transport Planner to join our growing Development Planning team located across our London Campus.

AECOM’s Development Planning and Engineering Team aspire to be the consultant of choice for authorities and developers wishing to realise their vision for the built environment.

The Development Planning and Engineering Team provide transport services throughout the development lifecycle from site feasibility and due diligence through to planning applications, implementation and monitoring.

The Development Planning Team specialise in spatial planning, masterplanning and planning applications. From initial site identification and due diligence we prepare feasibility studies and support the development of masterplans. We then go on to prepare supporting transport documents for planning applications and post planning negotiate with local authority bodies and work to discharge conditions and prepare highway designs for implementation. Our Team serves both a buoyant internal to AECOM and external market and we are involved in a number of high profile projects with a variety of clients both in the UK and overseas.

As a Senior Transport Planner your key responsibilities will include:

+ Delivery of Access Strategies, Transport Scoping Studies, Statements & Assessments, Travel Plans and preliminary infrastructure designs.

+ Work with private and public sector clients, architects, planners and other property professionals throughout the development life cycle; providing services from site feasibility through to project completion.

+ Managing projects on a day to day basis

+ Supervising work, ensuring that it is carried out to the appropriate technical standard and that is managed to programme and budget.

+ Line management of staff within the team and responsibility for their personal development.

+ Complete junction and spreadsheet modelling and other transport related activities.

+ Representing AECOM at technical meetings.

+ Overseeing data collection and undertaking site visits as appropriate.

+ Data handling and manipulation using MS Office products.

+ Preparing supporting drawings and diagrams.

+ Client management and work winning.

+ Preparing bids and assisting in the preparation of major bids and tenders as part of a wider bid team.

+ Overseeing, supporting and reviewing the work of junior members of staff and their professional development.

+ Producing feasibility and preliminary designs for traffic and infrastructure works related to new developments.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ The ability and willingness to contribute to the company objective of expanding the transport planning business across the south-east.

+ An in depth knowledge of and working experience implementing the principles of transport planning.

+ Professionally qualified or chartered with a relevant transport institution (preferred)

+ Proven experience leading the preparation of development related Transport Assessments, with some wider experience in policy implementation, modelling and technical design.

+ Demonstrable ability to manage transport planning commissions including the production of transport planning reports and technical notes.

+ Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and an ability to communicate well at all levels.

+ Excellent numerical, analytical and problem solving skills.

+ High level of competence in the use of MS Office products (including Excel and Word).

+ Working knowledge using or managing the use of relevant transport modelling packages e.g. Junctions (ARCADY/PICADY), LINSIG, TRANSYT, micro-simulation and strategic modelling packages. Ability to work unsupervised, both leading and/or within a project team.

+ Ability to communicate technical concepts and provide a level of supervision to more junior staff.

+ Ability to be the transport lead on a commission responsible for providing transport input to masterplans and delivery of transport documentation to support projects.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ A degree in an analytical subject such as engineering, geography, mathematics, economics or similar.

+ Post graduate qualification in transportation, planning or a related subject would be beneficial.

+ Professional Membership and qualification from an appropriate institution (e.g. CIHT, TPS etc) or on route to gaining chartered status.


**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_** _Engineering - Water / Wastewater_

**_Business Group_** _Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)_

**_Country_** _United Kingdom_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _173594BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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