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Transport Policy, Performance & Project Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
22/07/2020
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/08/2020 23:59
Salary:
Grade 8 (SCP 31-35) £33,799 - £37,849
Allowances:
The post attracts casual car user allowance.
Job Category:
Architects / Surveyors / Engineers
Vacancy ID:
198540
Employment Location:
Jack Crawford House
Post Number:
50079977
Closing date:
5 Aug
Further Information

The council requires an enthusiastic individual who has demonstrable knowledge and expertise in one or more of the following; development of transportation policies, transport related projects, supporting development management, promotion of Intelligent Transport Technologies and preparation of funding bids.

The post holder will assist in the planning, development and delivery of the council’s ambitious infrastructure projects. You will have a key role in planning for the longer-term needs in the city. Working with colleagues including consultants you will examine and help formulate recommendations for major infrastructure investment. Working with the team and partners you will develop proposals for conventional and innovative projects, preparing briefs and bids for funding from central government and other organisations, covering fields such as new highway and public transport improvements, active travel and new technology interventions.

The post holder will also be required to support in the development management process. You will have a key role in developing relationships within the council in diverse areas such as economic development, planning and with external organisations such as Nissan UK, Nexus, Highways England and The North East Combined Authority. A demonstrable knowledge of major transport project development, in areas such as highway design, transport modelling and the production of business cases is essential to the post.

For an informal discussion please contact David Marshall Transport Policy Officer telephone 0191 561519

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact Operational HR Services by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.


Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.