Associate Director: Transport Planning

  • Kingsley
  • £50,000 - £60,000
Company: Kingsley
Salary: Competitive, negotiable dependant on experience
Location: Manchester
Contact Name: Jennifer Bailey
Telephone: 0161 393 9889
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Job Title: Associate Director (Transport Planning)

Location: Manchester (or M62 corridor)

Salary: £60-£75k (negotiable dependant on experience) + excellent benefits

Are you an ambitious Associate Transport Planner seeking a new challenge? I am working with one of the fastest growing engineering consultancies, who have a fantastic reputation, coupled with an enviable client base which spans both the public and private sectors. My client is looking to appoint an Associate Director to support the Manchester office and to grow the service across the North West and M62 corridor.

The company

They are a business leading and award-winning consultancy that have decades of experience within the built environment. They offer a range of services including a specialist transport team working on some of the North West’s major city entre developments. They work with some of the UK’s most reputable developers in logistics and major UK housebuilders, they act as the trusted partner on major residential schemes (2000+ dwellings) as well as major North West city centre transport systems. The company have a strong track record of promoting internally, even at senior hires, from Director level to Business Partner & shareholder  of the company, combined with excellent staff retention, due to the friendly, team environment which has remained, despite the rapid growth over the past few years. As a member of a successful Transport Planning division, you will be supported by an experienced Director who has a wealth of transport planning experience within consultancy.

You will typically work as part of a multi-disciplinary design team helping to identify the most appropriate transport solutions and strategies for any given situation.

As part of the growing Transport Planning business you can be expected to be involved in projects across a wide range of sectors including residential, office, education, energy, culture & leisure as well as master planning and large mixed-use schemes

Person Specification

The ideal Associate Director will have a background in consultancy and proven experience in leading a transport team. You will be proficient in the use of industry software including AutoCAD, TRICS/TRAVL, LINSIG, ARCADY, coupled with a knowledge of the planning system.

We are looking for an individual who is highly personable and who has the ability to lead and existing team and business develop.

This is a rare opportunity and I am keen to speak to the best in the industry.

Struggling to talk during office hours? Email me and we can arrange a convenient time to speak. Don’t have an up to date CV? Don’t panic, just get in touch, we are here to help.


Apply now or call me on 0161 393 9889 and ask for Jennifer if you would like a confidential conversation. Alternatively, you can also email me directly at

Job Reference: JB17551

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