Project Officer, Workplaces, Solent


£24,446 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: SUS2953

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Tuesday, 11th August 2020   1 day left

Project Officer, Workplaces (ref: SUS2953)

£24,446 per annum - 37.5 hours per week

contract until 31 December 2021 – based in Southampton

This is an exciting role with a variety of responsibilities for the delivery of Sustrans workplace sustainable travel initiatives in the Solent area as part of Southampton City Council’s M27/M3 Travel Demand Management (TDM) programme, which provides an opportunity for permanent modal shift from the motor vehicle to more sustainable modes of travel. You will engage with businesses and employees affected by the M3 and M27 works to offer advice on travel options and promote a range of support and incentives which will help tackle barriers individuals have to non-car travel.

You will have experience of and be passionate about sustainable behaviour change and/or employee engagement project delivery in a workplace setting and have experience of leading group workshops and organising and running events. You will have excellent written and verbal communications and presentation skills, the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships and the ability to motivate and enthuse others. You will need excellent organisational skills and be able to prioritise and manage your own workload. You will also be IT literate and committed to the promotion of sustainable transport. 

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9.00am on Tuesday 11 August 2020. Interviews will take place via Teams or Zoom on Wednesday 26 August 2020. 

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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