We are seeking an exceptional business leader and industry expert to grow our development transport planning team in Central London. Our wide range of clients, primarily in the Private Sector, includes high profile and prominent developers, land owners, house builders, retailers, universities, NHS health providers as well as contractors.

the candidate

  • Formal education in either Transport Engineering, Geography or Transport Planning;
  • Experience in the field of development focused transport planning;
  • A member (or seeking to be) of a professional membership, such as CIHT or ICE;
  • Excellent communication skills with a high standard of work ethic; and
  • Accuracy, attention to detail and ability to work proactively and use initiative.

If you want to go home at the end of the day feeling like you have achieved and delivered something, then we are company to work for.

We will consider people based on their experience, but as a guide the successful candidate will have some or all of the following:

the position

  • Good knowledge of transport planning and highways to support developments projects;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills;
  • Preparation of Transport Notes, Statements and Assessments, Travel Plans, Site Access Appraisals using Microsoft Office programmes (Word and Excel);
  • Travel Plan Coordinator experience;
  • An understanding of relevant local and national policy and guidance;
  • Junction capacity modelling using the Junctions software (ARCADY and PICADY);
  • Traffic signal design using LinSig;
  • Preliminary design of access, junction improvements and highway schemes using AutoCAD;
  • Swept Path Analysis using AutoTrack;
  • Preparation of high quality graphics using GIS packages and/ or Corel Draw;
  • Ensure technical quality of all project work meets our internal quality management requirements (ISO 9001) as well as our clients’ expectations and deadlines;
  • Exposure to Project Management and client communication;
  • Prepare client briefs and fee proposals for submission, as well as contributing to company wide bids and frameworks; and
  • Contribute to working towards our business targets in accordance with our Goldman Sachs supported business plan.

mode is a sociable company and we ensure that staff across all of our offices know each other; this includes at least two social company get togethers per year.

Our London office sites overlooking Hawley Wharf in Camden; which is a 2 minute walk from The stables Market; it is a relaxed and friendly environment in a modern office. The amenities in the building include a break out areas, coffee lounge, roof top gardens and free gym facilities; the local area has excellent access to Camden tube station, high frequency bus routes, trendy street food at the Stables Market and very fashionable bars and restaurants.

the package

    • Competitive salary (graded by experience);
    • 25 days annual leave (increased by seniority);
    • Apple MacBook for work;
    • Flexible working arrangements;
    • Health cash plan;
    • Two tiered pension;
    • Life insurance cover;
    • Death in service cover;
    • Cycle Hire scheme;
    • Discretionary Travel Loans; and
    • End of year Bonus scheme.

If you are ambitious and looking for your next challenge please apply to london@modetransport.co.uk