|Job Ref:||EMP375485||Employer:||Matchtech Group plc.||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||London||Address:||Post Code:||WC1A||Salary:||£45,000 - £55,000/year||Post Date:||17/10/2016 21:44|
We are looking for an Associate within our Transport Planning Team in our London office. The Associate Transport Planner will be active and have a good current knowledge of the market, within London. |
Experience in preparing Transport Assessments/Travel Plans
The role will include assistance with the production of technical studies within the Transport Planning function and demands a proactive approach in a team environment and offers substantial opportunity for career progression within the company.
The Associate Transport Planner will be expected to be technically competent in analysing all types of transport projects and be able to manage a number of projects and project teams.
They can expect considerable experience on a variety of interesting and challenging projects e.g. Housing and Retail Developments, Port Development, Spatial Planning, Infrastructure & Buildings, Environmental Statements and Energy etc.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
•Managing existing Clients and Client accounts.
•Developing existing Client Accounts.
•Assistance in developing new Clients and Client Accounts.
•Management of technical studies.
•Management of Transport Assessments.
•Management of Travel Plans.
•Managing other transport projects as these arise.
•Developing innovative transport solutions.
•Inspiring other staff to develop innovative transport solutions.
•Contributing to the technical development of the transport function in the UK. Staff will be encouraged to develop their own ideas.
•Providing project management and technical support and advice within Transport UK in order to:
NA the project management skills of other staff;
NA the technical skills of other staff and
NA consistency in project management and technical quality from other staff.
•Commercial and technical management of projects ensuring that projects are managed effectively within budgetary constraints.
•Financial management of projects within the company financial management processes.
•Expert in using junction modelling programs, such as ARCADY, PICADY, LINSIG and TRANSYT, the TRICS database
•the day-to-day management of other disciplines within the company working on projects
•Identify and develop business opportunities
•Preparation of fee proposals
•Preparation of PQQs
•Carry out any duties which your line manager may reasonably request within the broad parameters of your role.
Qualifications and Experience:
•BSc/BEng/MEng/MSc in relevant subject
•Extensive experience in the Transport Planning industry
•Experience in preparing Transport Assessments/Travel Plans
•Knowledge and experience in London Market Area
•Proven technical track record and ability
•Good team player to contribute to dynamic group
•Experience of managing junior staff as part of a project team
•Strong analytical skills
•Good communicator (written and verbal)
•Good negotiation skills
•Excellent Client management skills
•Experience of development projects in London, including discussion with the London Boroughs and Transport for London.
We offer a competitive salary plus a range of benefits. Our contributory pension scheme has been awarded the Pension Quality Mark, the highest standard of excellence available for UK company pension schemes. We also offer a discretionary company bonus, Medical and Dental care, Life Insurance, 25 days holiday and a flexible working policy.