(PM107) Consultant/ Snr Consultant - Transport Modelling

Consultant/ Senior Consultant - Transport Modelling       

London, Birmingham, Newcastle & Manchester

The global leader in public transport infrastructure, our client has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. 

They have a new opportunity for an experienced Consultant – Transport Modelling to join their growing Modelling team from any of our UK offices (remote working initially with a hybrid model longer term.)

The successful candidate will join a growing and vibrant Transport Planning and Modelling team providing strong technical guidance whilst supporting work-winning with both existing and new clients.

The Role

The role will focus on developing strategic highway, public transport and/or multi-modal models. With the support of the Modelling and Appraisal, Public Transport and Transport Planning teams in across the UK, you will play a key role in delivering/managing projects.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Assisting with the technical delivery of transport modelling projects
  • Project management
  • Proposal management
  • Skill transfer to team members
  • Staff Mentoring
  • Client liaison and management
  • Identifying and effectively communicating client/project objectives
  • Model quality assurance
  • Preparation and delivery of technical reports and presentations
  • Graduate level in a relevant subject (e.g. Transport Planning, Geography, Mathematics, Economics or Engineering)
  • Masters’ degree in Transport Planning or similar an advantage
  • Achieved or actively working towards post graduate qualification (TPP, CEng etc) would be desirable
  • Significant experience with Strategic Transport Modelling Software (e.g. SATURN, CUBE, VISUM, EMME)
  • Microsimulation Modelling (e.g. PARAMICS, VISUM, AIMSUN, LEGION)
  • Understanding of development and application of transport models including knowledge of industry standards (e.g. WebTAG)
  • Knowledge of Economic Appraisal
  • Data analysis (including spreadsheets and databases) and problem-solving
  • Reporting of model results
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal