Careers with SYSTRA

Senior/Principal Consultant (Transport Planning) – Birmingham

Our Transport Planning team is seeking a Senior or Principal Consultant to join our busy Birmingham office.

This role would suit an individual who has proven experience in the technical delivery and management of projects and who is looking for the next step in their career. With support from the Transport Planning team in London and across the UK, the post holder will have responsibility for delivering a wide range of project work for strategic and local authority public sector clients. You will help to develop our business further and deliver projects for key clients - including Transport for London, Highways England, Local Enterprise Partnerships and Local Authorities.

Skills / experience required for the role include:

• Economic appraisal, familiarity with relevant techniques and guidance including WebTAG and TfL BCDM
• Demand forecasting
• Spreadsheet modelling
• Cost benefit analysis and economic assessment including awareness of modelling and assessment tools such as TUBA
• Operating cost forecasting
• Business case development
• Project management
• Business development

To be considered for this role, you should be degree qualified in a relevant subject (or equivalent) and be able to provide evidence of your experience in the technical delivery and management of Transport Planning projects. You should be a team player who is willing to learn and develop their career in the company. Previous experience in a multi-cultural environment would be ideal, but is not essential.

We offer a competitive salary with a comprehensive and attractive benefits package with some opportunities for flexible working and career development. To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Please note, we do have a preferred supplier list for the provision of recruitment services and we will not accept unsolicited CVs from suppliers not currently on our PSL.