Job Title: Strategy Programme Officer
Salary Range: £24,799 - £33,799 pa
Hours: 37 per week
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN SHAPING THE FUTURE OF HERTFORDSHIRE?
Hertfordshire has a population of over one million, directly borders one of the biggest cities in the world, has the fifth highest car ownership in the country and has a congestion problem which costs the UK economy over £0.4bn per annum.
Our Local Transport Plan 4 has recently been adopted. The core feature of the plan is to do more to improve conditions for sustainable modes such as walking, cycling and passenger transport and prioritise these above car users.
We are looking for a Strategy and Programme Officer to assist in the development of programmes of transport strategies and infrastructure schemes that will enable the county to respond to our transport challenges, proposed growth and the new Local Transport Plan agenda.
The work in the Highways Strategy and Implementation unit provides a broad range of transport experience and the opportunity to use and develop a wide range of technical skills including GIS, marketing and communications, plan development, project and programme management techniques and working in a political organisation.
We are looking for self-motivated and enthusiastic individuals with an interest in transport planning and sustainable development, and good organisational and numeracy skills to help us deliver these transport schemes to ensure that residents and visitors are able to travel across the county in the most sustainable way.
For an informal discussion and more information please contact: Lesley Davis (01992 658123 / Lesley.Davis@hertfordshire.gov.uk) or Katy.Francis@hertfordshire.gov.uk
Closing Date: 16th August 2020
Interview Date: Week Commencing 31st August 2020
Benefits of Working for HCC:
- Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)
- Excellent Career Development
- Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
- Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
- Shopping Discounts
- Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes
How to Apply
Please apply online via the link provided.