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Recruiter NameBetty Wood
SalarySalary negotiable
BenefitsOffers a competitive starting salary depending on experience, please quote.
Locations UK, London and the South East
Contract TypePermanent




Our Client, a successful Civil and Structural Engineering Consultancy is looking to recruit an ambitious Transport Planner to work from their office in Oxfordshire. Although, successful applicants will also be considered for their Gloucester, London and Exeter offices.



Qualifications and Experience

  • Chartered or working towards Chartered status.
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in a Transport Planning role and should hold a relevant degree.
  • High standard of written and oral communication.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience writing Transport Assessments, Travel Plans and Transport Statements.
  • Experience carrying out junction capacity assessments using current industry standard software.
  • Experience preparing drawings using AutoCAD and industry standard geometric design software packages.
  • Experience carrying out vehicle swept path assessments using AutoTrack.
  • Experience of negotiations with highway authorities.
  • Knowledge of national guidance such as Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions, Manual for Streets, etc.


Desirable Attributes

  • Effective project and Client management skills.
  • Ability to deliver to tight deadlines.
  • Positive and enthusiastic approach.
  • Proactive approach to seeking and sharing knowledge.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team in various disciplines and types of project.
  • Ability to generate and apply ideas.
  • Ability to develop innovative and viable solutions.
  • Experience of managing a traffic/transport team.
  • Sound commercial awareness.



  • Project Management of traffic and transport aspects of multi-disciplined projects including preparation of fee proposals, management of programme and budgets, liaison with Clients and other relevant members of the project team.
  • Growing transport and traffic expertise is required, as well as maintaining and developing Client relationships.
  • Management, leadership, support and coaching of other team members in undertaking technical work and report writing.
  • Preparation of Transport Assessments, Travel Plans and Transport Statements.
  • Site audit and conceptual access feasibility statements.
  • Preliminary and detailed design for highways, traffic and public realm schemes.
  • Traffic assessments and design of traffic improvement schemes & traffic calming.


Salary:  Offers a competitive starting salary depending on experience.


We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specification and must be able to work in the UK.


For more information please contact Betty Wood – Managing Director

 on +44 20 8905 2250 or email

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