Job Title: Senior Transport Planning Policy Officer
Location: County Hall, Hertford
Salary Range: £34,788 to £42,683 pa
Hours: 37 hours per week
A strategic thinker who understands the need to win hearts and minds in order to deliver policy objectives, but someone who understands that getting the details right is also essential. You should have an understanding of how transport policy works in a local government environment. Above all, you should have a passionate belief in improving transport for the benefit of local residents and businesses.
The Strategic Transport and Rail team is responsible for setting the overall direction for transport delivery, and is responsible for the development and promotion of the Local Transport Plan. We have a watching brief on all issues that may affect how Hertfordshire residents will travel in the future. We are currently developing the new Sustainable Travel Towns programme, which is looking at local transport from a completely new angle, working with hearts and minds and on seizing opportunities as they arise.
In return we can offer you: *Flexible Working Arrangements *Excellent Career Development
*Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
*Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
*Occupational maternity / paternity and adoption pay
*Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes
If you think you have what is required and you are ready for a challenging yet very rewarding role then please apply now to find out more.
For an informal discussion about this role please contact Trevor Mason on 01992 556117.
Closing date: 8 December 2019
Interview date: 7 January 2020