Senior Transport Planner

Location Cambridge
Discipline: Traffic, Transport & Highways
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Contact name: Anna Walker

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH2346_1719997668
Published: 15 days ago

Senior Transport Planner
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000

Are you a Transport Planner based near Cambridge? Do you want to join an award-winning Civil Engineering and Transport Planning consultancy?

I am excited to announce my clients are looking to expand their small team of Transport Planners in their Cambridge office. They are an independent and innovative multidisciplinary consultancy working on a wide range of diverse and challenging transportation projects.

With its cutting-edge services, this consultancy supports planning applications for new developments, helping to ensure regulatory compliance and sustainable development planning. As part of their team, you'll be at the forefront of shaping the future of transportation. Working for our client is more than just a job - it's an investment in your future.

You will join a team of 6 to lead and manage small to medium-sized projects. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Write, check and approve technical reports such as Transport Assessments, Transport statements, travel plans and technical notes

  • Prepare appeal documentation

  • Project manage schemes, including budget and time management

  • Client/ officer liaison and management

  • Assist with training junior members of staff

  • Complete/review/approve planning drawing requirements, such as visibility splays, vehicle tracking diagrams, access designs etc

  • Attendance at Public consultation events, project team/client meetings, appeal meetings & local highway authority meetings

  • Prepare fee proposals and tenders


  • 24 days annual leave + birthday off

  • Company bonus scheme, annual appraisal and salary review

  • Private healthcare

  • Active social and charitable calendar

  • Auto enrolment onto the company pension scheme with employer's contribution of 5%

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Salary sacrifice scheme for purchasing and selling holiday

  • Payment of a professional membership.


  • Degree level qualification or equivalent experience

  • Membership of relevant professional organization

  • At least 4 years of transport planning experience

  • Proficient with the use of junction modelling software, such as Arcady and Picady

You do not want to miss out on this amazing opportunity! Apply today with your CV. Or alternatively, please call Anna on 07437837855 to discuss this in more detail.

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.

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