Senior Transport Planning Officer
Location: Plough Lane, Hereford
Salary: £28,785.00 to £32,878.00 per annum
Hours: 37 per week
Closing Date: 3rd September 2019
Interview Date: 24th September 2019
Herefordshire Council has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated transport professional to join our busy Transport Strategy Team to help shape and influencing the future of Herefordshire’s transport network and services. You will have the opportunity to work proactively with councillors, directors, other senior stakeholders and colleagues to deliver the key transport schemes and projects essential to the growth of the county in a way that fully addresses current environmental and social concerns. You will be a key member of the team undertaking varied duties including the development of policies and programmes and securing funding for a wide range of projects across a range of modes. You will have experience of project management, commissioning studies, preparing business cases and funding bids. Experience of stakeholder engagement in the development and delivery of a Local Transport Plan would be particularly useful.
Herefordshire offers a stimulating environment for transport planning with a variety of transport environments including deep rural areas, market towns and Hereford, a city with a high level of self containment. The Council is a leading authority in the development of innovative transport projects including urban behavioural change and rural public transport projects. Herefordshire also offers an excellent environment located in the Marches region on the border with Wales.
For a confidential discussion about your interest in this role, please contact Jeremy Callard 01432 383437