Service Manager - Transport Planning and Infrastructure  

Location
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary
£48,458 - £53,244
Posted
20 Jun 2019
Closes
07 Jul 2019
Ref
800557
Job role
Manager
Contract Type
Full time

Informal Enquiries: Ellie Fraser 07833436926 (Tues, Weds and Thurs) tom.finnegan-smith@sheffield.gov.uk 

Sheffield is a vibrant and independent city. It is a growing and ambitious place with an industrial heritage. A green and active Outdoor City Sheffield has seen significant development over the past three decades.

To build on this continuing change the Strategic Transport Sustainability and Infrastructure service is looking to recruit an exceptional service manager with the knowledge and experience to help develop key strategies and plans, and the energy and passion to lead the Transport Planning and Infrastructure service to deliver them.

As an experienced transport professional you will take forward the City’s new transport strategy and shape the development of our future transport programme to support housing and economic growth and address the transport and environmental challenges we face. 

We are looking for someone with excellent communication, negotiation and analytical skills to work with key stakeholders across a range of disciplines to develop an integrated infrastructure plan that supports investment decisions.

The role will lead transport planning professionals looking after planning; policy; partnerships and setting programme objectives.

An assessment centre will be held week commencing 22nd July.

We are committed to fairness and social justice and welcome applications from everyone. We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

Please note that we do not accept CVs. Please do not apply online for this vacancy but complete the downloadable Word document and send this in an e-mail as an attachment to recruitmentandtalent@sheffield.gov.uk  Alternatively please e-mail recruitmentandtalent@sheffield.gov.uk or telephone HR Recruitment & Talent on 0114 2734299 to request an application pack.