Network Development Manager, South Central


Reading or Bristol
£27,255 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: SUS2749

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Monday, 30th September 2019  

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 ManagerSouth Central (Ref: SUS2749)

£27,255 per annum

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

This is an exciting 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 proven experience in transport planning or a related subject and experience in project management, including implementation and monitoring budgets, you will have previously worked in partnership with other groups / organisations and with local stakeholders 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 research and produce reports, to build and maintain effective working relationships and be IT literate. You will also have an understanding of the sustainable transport agenda in the UK and be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Monday 30 September 2019. Interviews will take place in Bristol or Reading on Tuesday 8 October 2019.

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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