Transport Planning Manager
Salary details: Dir 45% - £51,124 to £56,236
Employer: Leeds City Council
Contract Type: Permanent Appointment
Hours per Week: 37
Closing date: 18 June 2019
TRANSPORT PLANNING MANAGER – GRADE DIR 45%
HIGHWAYS AND TRANSPORTATION SERVICE
Transport development in Leeds is moving at a fast pace with a pipeline of major investments with over £500 million worth of projects including new public transport investments, highways, active travel and city centre place making preparing for a future which includes HS2. There has never been a better time to shape the city for the transport challenges economic growth and a rising population are bringing.
To meet these demands the Council is seeking an experienced transport professional and team player with a track record of delivery and achievement to lead a Transport Strategy team working in a large multi-disciplinary directorate and alongside key partners to provide essential direction to our policies and programmes.
The role will oversee transport planning professionals looking after planning; policy; and a portfolio of projects. To meet our requirements you will be a graduate with strong management potential who is able to demonstrate high level communication, strategic thinking and analytical skills.
To discuss this opportunity please contact Andrew Hall, Head of Transport Planning on 0113 3787589.
We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds.
All new Leeds City Council appointments are made subject to the satisfactory completion of a six month probationary period.