Senior Transport Planner / Principal Transport Planner

Job Title: Senior Transport Planner / Principal Transport Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, Scotland
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH28021
Contact Name: Spencer Cooney
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Transport Planning Roles North of the UK

Are you a Transport Planner / Consultant Based in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Sheffield, Leeds or Newcastle upon Tyne?

Do you feel like your career is stuck at the red light?

Then let us here at Allen & York show you the Green light and get your career moving in the right direction again!

Roles we are currently recruiting for include

  • Associate Director - Transport Planning - Dublin
  • Associate Director - Transport Planning -Edinburgh
  • Senior Transport Planner - Edinburgh
  • Principal Transport Modeller - Edinburgh (Strategic Modelling)
  • Associate Transport Modeller - Edinburgh (Strategic Modelling)
  • Principal Transport Planner - Glasgow
  • Senior Transport Planner - Glasgow
  • Transport Planner / Senior Transport Planner - Glasgow
  • Senior Transport Modeller / Transport Modeller - Leeds (Strategic Modelling)
  • Principal Transport Planner - Newcastle (Strategic Modelling)
  • Senior Transport Planner - Sheffield
  • Principal Transport Planner - Sheffield

This is the chance you have been waiting for to work on some of the UK's most high-profile Transport Planning and infrastructure projects which are at the forefront of the Transport Planning industry for a market leading global consultancy

Currently we have a number of requirements across the North of the UK at varying levels from Senior Consultant to Associate Director.

Ideally you will hold a Master's degree Transport Planning, or related subject/social based discipline, and hold membership of a chartered professional institution such as CIHT, TPS, CILT or ICE, or be working towards membership and aspire to be the consultant of choice for authorities and developers wishing to realise their vision for the built environment.

The experience you have gained throughout your career will demonstrate your strong analytical and communication skills, along with a creative and enthusiastic approach to problem solving. Drawing on your analytical background in mathematics, economics, geography, or engineering in conjunction with at least 5 or more years' experience in transport planning and a good knowledge of wider transport planning sector to support clients with their ever-changing requirements

Your understanding and experience in transport demand and supply modelling, forecasting, and experience you have gained in appraisal and evaluation of transport proposals, will compliment your knowledge of transport modelling related software packages e.g. SATURN, PARAMICS, CUBE, EMME, VISUM, VISSIM, TUBA as well as your understanding and experience of GIS software. Any experience in computer programming languages (e.g. VBA, SQL, Python) would be an advantage to you in this role.

As a Senior/Principal/ Associate Transport Planning consultant you will be required to be flexible to travel to other offices within the business, depending on project requirements.

In return you will receive a competitive salary, you'll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements as the client really does value a healthy work life balance.

Other core benefits include 25 days' annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

For an informal chat about this role in confidence, please call Spencer on 01202 888986 Ext:256 or email

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