Senior/Principal Transport Planner

Location Fareham
Discipline: Traffic, Transport & Highways
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexible/hybrid
Contact name: George Banks

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH2569_1720019924
Published: 15 days ago

Title: Senior Transport Planner or Principal Transport Planner (Development Planning)
Type: Full-Time, Hybrid, Permanent.
Location: Fareham.

We're looking for a Senior Transport Planner or Principal Transport Planner in Fareham!


  • Bonus scheme

  • Annual appraisal and salary review

  • Private healthcare

  • Friendly, interactive and social team!

  • Pension scheme (5% contribution)

  • Generous annual leave (including your birthday)

  • Payment of professional membership

  • Cycle to work scheme


The company are an independent and forward-thinking multidisciplinary consultancy, working on a wide range of diverse and challenging transportation projects. They are looking to expand their small team of Transport Planners in their Fareham office.

This consultancy supports planning applications for new developments. As part of their team, you'll be at the forefront of shaping the future of transportation.


  • Project management of small and medium development planning projects.

  • Work with other consultancies in multi-discipline teams on development projects including residential, commercial, retail, and leisure developments.

  • Inspire, develop, and mentor less-experienced members of staff.

  • Prepare fee proposals for new projects and budget management.

  • Pursue business development opportunities and build client relationships Support in negotiations, and attend meetings with Highway Authorities.

  • Prepare and reviewing technical documents, including: Transport Assessments, Travel Plans, Environmental Statement Chapters

  • Building, running and understanding the outputs of Junctions 10 and LinSig software

  • Highway design in MfS, DMRB, LTN1/20 and the requirements of Active Travel England and Healthy Streets.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in all technical aspects of a transport planner role.

  • Project management experience would be beneficial.

  • Financial management of projects

  • All-round knowledge of guidance, standards and modelling

  • Experience with Excel, AutoCAD (beneficial), Arcady, Picady or LinSig

  • Excellent client-facing manner and ability to foster positive relationships with clients

  • Proficiency in negotiating with clients, project teams and highway officers

  • Experience of preparation of fee proposals (beneficial)

  • Good report writing and presentation skills

  • Mentoring of some junior staff in training and development

We look forward to receiving your application with your CV. Please call George Banks directly on 07787 736270 for further, informal discussion.

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.