about 1 year ago
are looking to build upon our growing transportation modelling team within our
Birmingham office and to be part of an array of exciting local projects as well
as providing support to our international transportation planning operations.
With a very strong forward pipeline of work, you would be joining us at an exciting time in our journey and would be involved in working on an existing interesting set of projects for our strategic clients (i.e. local authorities; Highways England and the Department for Transport) as well as the opportunity to support our global teams whilst developing new leads and opportunities which in turn will also enable you to develop and build upon your already acquired set of diverse skills and experience.
The key tasks of this role will involve you taking a senior leading role in the delivery of our strategic transport modelling projects; whilst developing new leads and opportunities and working with our senior transportation teams. With this we would also expect you to work alongside our colleagues who are involved in demand forecasting, economic and environmental assessment, transport appraisal and business case development projects, and to work with our junior team members to share and develop our skills and experience. Whilst we pride ourselves on our high standards and expectations, we see you as having the opportunity to work across a broad range of projects, covering the diverse nature of the CH2M transportation planning business, both in the UK and Globally.
CH2M has a strong reputation for successfully delivering complex strategic projects, to a high standard for our Clients. We are also focussed on providing our staff with the appropriate training and support in the opportunities to progress their careers. This role offers a unique opportunity to join a rapidly growing team in our Birmingham office, at an exciting time in our business and will enable you to continue to develop your career in this industry.
Job Responsibilities: This is a senior role within the transport modelling, where we anticipate you will take the lead building new client relationships; be part of and lead in bidding opportunities, and importantly manage the delivery of our existing projects. You will have specific responsibilities for:
* Client liaison - listening, understanding and meeting our client needs
* Management and technical delivery of transport modelling projects for our strategic clients in the UK and across our international business
* Managing the financial / commercial requirements of projects in accordance with CH2M’s policies and procedures
* Provision of technical advice to internal team members and Clients
* Training and mentoring of junior team members
* Utilising a strong technical background to maintain and develop the team's skills and identify opportunities for development and research
* Quality assurance and peer review of transport modelling work
* Business development activities as required
The minimum qualifications for this position are:
* Extensive transport modelling experience
* Degree and MSc qualified
* Evidence of being able to manage projects and tasks to an agreed scope of work and to time and budget requirements
* Strong Knowledge of transport planning, transport modelling and scheme appraisal
* Experience with industry standard strategic transport modelling tools (SATURN, EMME, CUBE, VISUM)
* Proven capability in data analysis
* Excellent report writing skills
* Excellent communication skills, including an ability to communicate technical analysis to a non-technical audience
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applications with valid working rights for the UK, CH2M will not sponsor an
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