Graduate Opportunity – Transport Planner

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    Engineering, Consulting

  • Job type:

    Graduate Schemes

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

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  • Start Date:

    June 2019 (flexible)

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Who we are:

Momentum is an integrated, London-based transport consultancy. We are working on some of the most exciting and challenging planning and infrastructure projects, as well as large sport stadia and major events projects in London, Europe and across the world. Our Planning team are driven to provide innovative and sustainable solutions for clients, with the aim of enhancing space in a way that serves its community and stakeholders.

Our clients include major developers, architects and contractors; they include Landsec, The London Legacy Development Corporation, British Land, Delancey, Grosvenor, Segro, Brockton Capital, Brookfield, Mace, Multiplex and Mount Anvil. As well as our London-based development planning work, we have undertaken, we have recently expanded into Montreal and have undertaken projects in San Francisco, Moscow, Baku, Barcelona, Hong Kong, Ashgabat, Kazakhstan and Saudi Arabia.

As a young and growing company our future is being built around a team of the very best people. Offering recent graduates opportunities is a great way for us to achieve that, giving you a valuable introduction to our industry and our unique company culture, for which we provide a comprehensive reward package.

Our opportunity:

We have an opportunity for a talented graduate to join our Planning team on a full-time and permanent basis, based in our London office. We strongly believe in giving our junior members of the team training, responsibility and opportunities they need to develop, and our bespoke business of 33 staff means that all of our team are exposed to a wide variety of interesting project work and clients.

From day 1 the successful candidate would undertake a range of work across the transport planning environment, including research, analysis, forecasting, contributions to proposals and reports. To find out more about our transport consultancy services please visit our services website page here: https://momentum-transport.com/services/

The successful candidate would be given a competitive reward package, including a competitive rate of pay, professional development opportunities such as access to Women in Transport membership if applicable, targeted and specialised training opportunities, a mentor in the company, as well as in-house massages and weekly yoga sessions.

Who we are looking for:

You will be a self-starter, love working in a small hard-working team and have a passion for the Urban Built environment and its challenges. You will be forward-thinking and have ideas about sustainable transport solutions for the future city.

Specific skills and experience:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong numeracy and analysis skills
  • Experience of using Microsoft Office, in particular, Word and Excel
  • A recently completed relevant degree (e.g. Geography, Planning and Urbanism studies, Mathematics)
  • Comfortable working on large data sets

Next steps:

If you are excited about this opportunity, please email a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be a great candidate for Momentum Transport Consultancy by Friday 26th April 2019, with the email subject being “Application to Graduate Transport Planning opportunity” to info@momentum-transport.com

Applicants of interest to the company will then be asked to complete a short excel spreadsheet and written assessment task, to be undertaken over an agreed 24-hour period. Following successful completion of the assessment, candidates will then be invited to interview. Interviews are due to take place in May 2019, in London. 

Momentum Transport Consultancy is an equal opportunities employer.

In applying to Momentum you will be supplying us with personal data contained within your CV and cover letter. This could include your name, address, email, previous work details etc. In line with our Privacy policy (which we hold on our company website), we ensure that your data is held securely. We retain an applicant’s details for 1 year following the end of the recruitment campaign.