Careers with SYSTRA

Senior / Principal Consultant (Development Planning) – Dublin

We are looking to strengthen our team in Dublin through the addition of an experienced Senior / Principal Consultant able take a key role in development planning work. In addition, the successful candidate will also assist with the development of the business with existing and new clients through marketing and proposal activities.

Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Management of small and medium development planning projects
  • Dealing directly with private sector clients on a day-to-day basis
  • Preparing transport documentation for planning applications
  • Financial management of projects, including monthly reviews, budgeting and invoicing
  • Line management of junior members of staff including resourcing and undertaking performance reviews
  • Assistance in preparing and managing the delivery of tender proposals

To Be Successful In This Role You Will Have:

  • Honours degree in Civil Engineering, Geography, or equivalent
  • Experience of preparing Transport Statements, Transport Assessments, Travel Plans, ES Transport Chapters, Construction Management Plans and Delivery and Servicing Plans
  • Chartership of a professional institution (e.g. TPP, EI) or working towards
  • Experience of traffic modelling is preferred (e.g. LinSig, PICADY, ARCADY and TRANSY)
  • Experience of micro simulation modelling (e.g. VISSIM, PARAMICS) would be advantageous
  • Previous line management experience would be ideal

Successful Candidates Will Also Be Able To Demonstrate The Following Attributes:

  • High standards of written and oral communication
  • Ability to effectively manage small development planning projects
  • Ability to develop and sell innovative solutions for clients
  • A positive and enthusiastic approach
  • An engaging approach to marketing and business development

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.