||Director - Strategic Modelling
||DIRECTOR - STRATEGIC TRANSPORT MODELLING
£70 - 85k
Our client - one of the leading names in transportation in the UK today are seeking to appoint a champion for their modelling department. This role is seen as key to the organisation and offers substantial long term prospects.
The position will involve directing and delivering complex Strategic Modelling projects to programme and budget and in accordance with technical standards. Acting as a technical expert you'll provide technical advice on modelling and appraisal methods and audit allocated projects as well as leading teams of professionals and giving technical support to junior staff. You'll also act as Project Director on allocated modelling commissions.
It is hoped that you will be a Chartered Engineer with an expert knowledge of transport modelling theory and methods, data collection, analytical techniques and appraisal methods and will have significant experience of strategic modelling program suites, eg SATURN, VISUM, Cube/Voyager, EMME. With experience and understanding of micro simulation models you'll also have extensive experience of highway scheme appraisal and current economic modelling software including, INCA, COBA, QUADRO and TUBA.
Additionally you will have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of UK Government transport planning policies and guidance, including WebTAG and DMRB as well as extensive and successful experience of undertaking and leading major transport planning and modelling projects including excellent project management, resource planning and financial management skills.
On offer is a superb opportunity to really make a difference and for that you will be rewarded very well - the salary mentioned is flexible and there is certainly more room to move.