Job Vacancy

Principal / Associate / Associate Director Level Transport Planner - Development Planning

Closing date: 30th September 2022

We are looking for highly motivated and ambitious Principal Consultant / Associate / Associate Director Transport Planners to join our Development Planning team in either our Birmingham or Nottingham offices.

ITP is an award winning and creative transport planning consultancy that employs the very best transport planners and provides an environment in which people can flourish and develop fulfilling careers. We recently joined forces with Royal HaskoningDHV – expanding both the horizons we can offer our people, and the range of interesting and socially impactful projects on which we work.

We are seeking highly motivated and experienced transport planners to join our Development Planning team. You will be expected to lead a range of UK projects in the residential, employment and leisure sectors and therefore have a range of skills and experience to manage existing clients but also develop and generate new opportunities.

We expect the right candidate to come equipped to:

  • Lead development planning projects for a range of clients in the private and public sectors.
  • Manage time effectively, working with colleagues to deliver to scope and budget.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, helping to secure repeat work.
  • Proactively contribute to company growth through business development activities.
  • Inspire and develop less-experienced members of staff by freely sharing your knowledge.
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We think the ideal candidate will also have:

  • Exceptional transport planning skills – ideally with a range of understanding of project delivery, highway design, traffic modelling and report writing for technical audiences.
  • A comprehensive understanding of working with the UK planning system.
  • A sound understanding of the wider transport planning sector, including transport strategy and public transport.
  • Demonstrable experience of managing projects for private sector clients and/or local authorities as well as self-guided learning and progressive career development.
  • A growing network of industry contacts and positive client referrals.
  • Excellent report-writing skills, with a keen eye for detail.
  • A Chartered Engineer / TPP (or similar) professional qualification.

We offer a flexible, friendly, informal and inclusive working environment, exciting project opportunities, and a competitive remuneration package, including salary sacrifice schemes and flexible working. If the idea of joining us appeals, please send your CV and covering letter (including expected salary) to Jim Bradley (, or for an informal and confidential conversation call Jim on 07970 775481.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing a welcoming and supportive workplace for all regardless of sexual orientation, religion, gender, age, physical ability or nationality.