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Principal Transport Planner

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The Opportunity
PBA, now part of Stantec, are currently looking for a Principal Transport Planner to join us in our busy London office. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative and ambitious transport team that are situated in the vibrant and historical Clerkenwell design quarter in the heart of London. Our future pipelines are growing and our integration with Stantec will mean that we are able to expand the range of services we can offer to our clients and to the wider community.  

As our Principal, you will work amongst a team of seasoned transport professionals and will have the opportunity to get involved in all aspects of our projects from inception to completion. Your task will be to manage our teams, develop client relationships and support the delivery of a wide range of regional and national projects. You would have a broad understanding of all elements of the transport planning profession with a particular focus on development management. Most importantly, you will have a passion for Transport and will be keen to add value to both our clients and the wider community. If you are looking to take your career to the next level, then this could be the opportunity for you. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing and influencing transport strategies

  • Feasibility and design of transport solutions

  • Preparation of transport assessments, modelling and travel plans

  • Supporting the preparation of business cases to bid for funding of transport infrastructure schemes

  • Day-to-day supervision, mentoring and training project team members.

  • Attend meetings with; clients, design teams, local authorities and the general public, as required

  • Support technical staff in respect of project delivery including cycle design, active travel projects

  • Assist with technical bid submissions and / or fee proposals

  • Manage work in accordance within the Practice Management Systems including Health & Safety, Quality and Environmental systems


About You
  • Degree qualification in civil engineering, transportation, geography, economics or similar

  • Experience and understanding of the planning system

  • Transport Assessment and Travel Planning experience Junction modelling / analysis and experience of relevant software packages

  • Good communication skills, writing skills and levels of numeracy

  • Experience training and developing junior staff

  • Budget and quality management at project level

  • An interest in keeping up to date with developments in transport and planning policy and latest thinking

If you would like more info on this role, please contact Eamon Cassidy: 07823538229 /

About PBA
We offer a competitive salary and flexible benefits package, which includes contributory pension plan, discretionary bonus scheme and flexible benefits allowance.
Peter Brett Associates LLP (PBA) is a leading consultancy delivering development and infrastructure projects. We provide trusted advice to our clients and together we create better places for the communities in which we live. 

PBA provides significant opportunity for career progression and personal development through the delivery of high value quality services to influential clients. It's a friendly and supportive environment for our employees where they can attain their personal career goals.

To find out more about PBA and see the range of exciting projects we are involved in please visit

PBA is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunities.