Transport Planner - London

 We have identified the need for a talented Transport Planner to strengthen the Transport Planning team.

Your role will include:

  • preparation of Transport Statements, Transport Assessments and Travel Plans along with contributions to Environmental Statements
  • liaison with clients, third parties and Local Authority Planning and Highway Officers
  • design of traffic, parking and travel surveys along with analysis of survey data
  • use of trip generation databases, production of multi-modal trip generation and assignment exercises
  • use of or understanding of traffic modelling techniques an interpretation of traffic model output for us in the preparation of Transport Assessments
  • appraisal of development scheme design in relation to Local Authority and Highway Design standards
  • identification of measures for inclusion with development mitigation strategy.

Key skills and knowledge required:

  • relevant degree (Bachelors or Masters in Civil Engineering, Geography or Transport Planning is desirable) or equivalent high quality technical training
  • approximately three to four years relevant work experience within a consultancy environment 
  • technical competency in the areas of Development Planning work including Transport Assessments and Statements, junction modelling and preliminary design and Travel Planning
  • good written and verbal communication skills in particular the ability to structure and compose reports to a high quality and to work with fellow team members and liaise with external parties
  • knowledge of the planning process and regulatory framework
  • knowledge of planning and transport policy
  • traffic data analysis techniques
  • ability to analyse technical issues
  • traffic modelling techniques
  • knowledge of junction/highway design standards
  • proficient use of AutoCAD and AutoTrack.

The Transport Planning team are a collaborative team where you will have the space to use your initiative, research and analytical skills and to grow both personally and as a team.  If you have a hard working, thorough and collaborative approach, this is the team for you.

To apply for this position please send your CV along with a covering email to

Robert West are an Equal Opportunities employer.

No agencies please.



  • Committed
  • Engaging
  • Professional
  • Confident
  • Adaptable