• Salaried
  • UK - Scotland
  • Salary: $To £60000, bonus, car allowance etc.

Location: Edinburgh
Region: UK-Scotland
Salary / Rate: £45000 to £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension etc.


A great opportunity for a CHARTERED ENGINEER or CHARTERED TRANSPORT PLANNER to join a renowned firm of consulting engineers as a TECHNICAL DIRECTOR for Transportation projects based from their Edinburgh office and taking responsibility for other teams in their Northern offices.

You will work on a wide variety of projects as part of their Traffic & Transportation team who mainly work on private sector projects.

Duties will include the preparation of Transport Assessments and Travel Plans in support of planning applications.

Services also include working closely with urban designers and other professionals in the preparation of Development Frameworks and Masterplans to support the allocation of sites through the Development Plan process. Also providing inputs to The Environmental Impact Assessment process.

Reporting to the Partner, you will deliver a “hands on” technical role providing high level advice to clients and multi disciplinary design teams to secure appropriate innovative designs which are capable of being effectively engineers.

You will oversee the team’s analysis and reporting process.

You will ensure delivery of projects are on time and within budget.

You will work to continuously improve the technical performance of your team.

You will also be involved in developing and expanding the client base across Scotland and previous experience of business development will be required.

You will manage and report on the financial performance of the team.


Our client is a successful firm of consulting engineers workng on civil, structural, geotechnial, traffic & transportation and related services.

They have offices across the UK and are working with a good range of clients in the public and private sectors.

They offer excellent ongoing training and CPD.


You will need to have a Degree in an appropriate subject and be chartered with at least ten years’ experience on transportation projects doing Transport Assessments and Travel Plans for planning applications and similar.

Experience of managing other team members.

Good communication skills are essential to be able to deal with clients and the professional team. Excellent prospects for promotion offered by our client.

Experience of business development is required.

Salary in the range of £45000 to £60000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus, health insurance, pension and professional fees.

Please email your c.v. via this website or give me, Nigel Hutchings a call on 020 7613 5555 for a confidential discussion.

Please note that we do not send out your c.v. until after we have spoken to you about your requirements for a new position, your experience and about the client.

How to Apply

Contact: Nigel Hutchings
Reference: NHP1110

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