Contact: Jim Bradley (
Region: UK Various
Location: Birmingham / Bristol / London / Nottingham
Category: Transport planning
Closes: Saturday 30th November 2019
Salary: Unspecified

Principal / Associate Level Transport Planner - International

Job Description

ITP is an award-winning transport planning and research consultancy based in the UK.  We work with some of the world’s foremost city authorities, transport operators, property developers and funding agencies to plan, design and deliver highly sustainable mobility networks and places that seek to improve the way the world moves.

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced transport planner to lead a broad mix of international transport planning projects.  Although based in one of our UK offices, the role will require undertaking frequent overseas travel, typically involving trips lasting up to a month at a time but not involving a permanent secondment.  You will be given the opportunity to accelerate your career by working alongside industry experts, within an inclusive and caring company environment.   

We expect the right candidate to have around 8-15 years’ experience, and come equipped to:

  • Lead transport strategy and public transport studies for international clients
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, helping to secure repeat work
  • Proactively contribute to company growth through business development activities
  • Manage time effectively, working with colleagues to deliver to scope and budget
  • Inspire and develop less-experienced members of staff by freely sharing your knowledge

The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience:

  • Exceptional general transport planning skills including an understanding of transport strategy and public transport operations
  • A sound understanding of transport policy and current issues in developing countries
  • Demonstrable experience of managing projects for transport authorities or multilateral development banks
  • Knowledge and skills to extract and analyse complex data sets to derive valuable insights
  • A growing network of industry contacts and positive client referrals
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Excellent report-writing skills (lead author on project reports and proposals)
  • A TPP (or similar) professional qualification

As well as being a great place to develop your technical and professional skills, ITP offers: a flexible, friendly, informal and collaborative working environment; exciting project opportunities; and a competitive remuneration package - including salary sacrifice schemes and flexible working.

If the idea of joining us appeals, please send your CV and a covering letter (including expected salary) to Jim Bradley (, or for an informal and confidential conversation call Jim on 0203 300 1810. Further information on ITP is available at

We are an equal opportunity employer


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