Network Development Manager


Reading or Bristol
£26,985 pro rata pa

Paid • Part Time • Permanent

Reference: SUS2459

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Monday, 6th August 2018  

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle, by connecting people and places, creating liveable neighbourhoods, transforming the school run and delivering a happier, healthier commute. Take the next step on your Sustrans journey by joining our team in the South of England:

Network Development Manager 2 x vacancies

South Central / South West

(Ref: SUS2459)

£26,985 pro rata per annum

30 hours per week – based in Reading or Bristol (can be negotiated)

This is an exciting new role which will be pro-active in developing cycle routes and networks, including the National Cycle Network, by project managing schemes from land acquisition and fund assembly through to construction. This will include network and feasibility studies, cycle route design and responsibility for influencing and generating funding for future work.

With a proven track record of project management, including implementation working within an established project management framework, you will have experience in delivering feasibility studies and other reports under contract for clients, of working in partnership with other groups / organisations and of working with communities and the public sector. Your written and verbal communications skills will be excellent as will be your negotiation and advocacy skills. You will have the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships and have strong partner liaison skills. You will be IT literate, have an understanding of cycle infrastructure design and good practice and be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

 Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Monday 6 August 2018. Interviews will take place in Bristol or Reading on Tuesday 14 August 2018.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.

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