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Senior/Principal Transport Modeller - London - £52k


Senior / Principal Transport Modeller (Strategic Modelling)


Location: London (could also consider Birmingham, Manchester or Cardiff)


The Opportunity


We currently have an exciting opportunities for a Senior Transport Modeller to join our client's Transport Planning team in the UK to work on a range of high-profile projects in the UK and overseas.

You will be exposed to and interact with multidisciplinary teams and the vibrant transport modelling community throughout our client's global business.



This is an exciting time to join our client.

They are experiencing significant growth in their infrastructure planning business so are looking for talented transport Modellers to join their teams across London, Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol and Cardiff.



As a Senior Transport Modeller you will provide project task leadership and help mentor and develop Transport Modellers and Planners in the transport planning team.

You will act as task leader for modelling elements of major projects or Project Manager for small / medium sized projects.

As part of the team you will also be responsible for business improvement and development initiatives with your Line Manager.

This will involve:
Undertaking transport modelling including, but not limited to base model development, calibration / validation, forecasting and development and testing of mitigation scenarios;
Conducting economic appraisals and assisting in preparing business cases;
Attending meetings with clients, stakeholders and collaborators;
Producing technical reports.


Your Skills and expertise to date



  • Experience in transport planning and modelling (e.g.

    highways, public transport and multimodal modelling).

  • Proven experience in at least one of the following modelling suites SATURN, EMME, CUBE, VISUM as well as GIS (ArcGIS / QGIS is preferable).

  • Experience of specification, delivery and application of strategic transport models.

  • Proven ability to build, calibrate and validate traffic models with minimum supervision and experience in implementing demand models.

  • Significant knowledge and understanding of Department for Transport's Transport Appraisal Guidance (TAG)

  • Proven ability to act as task leader or Project Manager on modelling projects

  • Experience of working with strategic transport clients such as Highways England, HS2, DfT, Welsh Government, Regional Transport Bodies.

  • Highly proficient in Excel.

  • Excellent experience in report and proposal writing.

  • Experience of team leadership / supervising others

  • Project / Task Management and commercial project delivery.

  • Ability to work with limited supervision and train / mentor junior staff.

  • University Degree / HNC in a relevant discipline (e.g.

    civil engineering, geography, economics, mathematics or data science).



Rewards and Benefits


Working for one of the UK's leading Consultants they can in turn offer you an attractive salary with regular reviews, and one of the best benefits packages in our sector.

Core benefits include comprehensive cover under the Companies UK Healthcare Plan, a first-class pension, access to the Company Profit Share Scheme, plus an array of extra benefits designed to help develop your career and offer you a better work/life balance.

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the best known and most influential Engineering Consultancies out there as they strive to grow and strengthen their Transport Modelling presence in the City and beyond,



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  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £42000 - £52000.00 per annum + Full benefits package
  • Location: City of London, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: STR Group Limited
  • Tel: 02393 878 262
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  • Posted: 2021-08-02 11:42:07 -

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