Senior Project Officer, Transport Integration


£26,985 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: SUS2473

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Tuesday, 28th August 2018   7 days left

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute. We are now looking for a key individual to become part of our team in Scotland. 

Senior Project Officer, Transport Integration (Ref: SUS2473)

£26,985 per annum

37.5 hours per week – based in Edinburgh

The key purpose of this job is to support the Scottish Government’s stated ambition to ‘Improve integration [of cycling and walking] with public transport, through partnership working with ScotRail, bus/coach operators and Regional Transport Partnerships and provide secure cycle storage at key destinations including transport interchanges’.

Educated to degree level or equivalent, you will have experience of transport planning / land use planning / traffic engineering / urban design / sustainable transport or equivalent with emphasis on planning, design, urban design or cycling and walking as well as project management and of successful partnership working. Your excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal, networking and presentation skills are essential as is your IT literacy and knowledge of best practice in providing for cyclists and pedestrians in urban environments. You will also be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

Please visit our website and follow the instructions for our on-line application process. Alternatively, email or ring our recruitment line on 0117 915 0325. Please quote reference number. Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Tuesday 28 August 2018. Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Friday 7 September 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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