There is a real buzz about Waltham Forest. Bursting with culture, energy and opportunity, Waltham Forest is a place people want to live, raise a family and start a business. We are fundamentally changing the way we work, building relationships, connecting people, harnessing our unique opportunities and the power of new technology to create strong, sustainable and self-reliant communities.
Waltham Forest is one of the greenest and fastest growing areas in the Capital, Council of the Year 2019 and London’s first Borough of Culture. With fantastic connectivity, huge investment potential and limitless ambition Waltham Forest is a great place to live and work.
About the role
In recent years the Highways and Traffic Management Department have delivered the highly successful £30million Enjoy Waltham Forest Programme to radically change neighbourhoods by placing cycling, walking and public realm improvements at the heart of our schemes.
This role will lead on the management and delivery of one of the UK’s largest cycle parking portfolios as part of the Enjoy Waltham Forest Programme, including Bikehangars, Cycle Hubs and cycle stands. We currently have over 550 Bikehangars, seven Station Cycle Hubs and over 2,000 cycle stands, with funding secured to increase these facilities in response to the Climate Emergency and to meet the demands of our residents.
You will be responsible for the planning, delivery and ongoing maintenance of the cycle parking portfolio and develop new and innovative cycle parking solutions for standard, electric, cargo and adapted cycles.
We are looking for someone with excellent project management and stakeholder communication skills and ideally has demonstrable experience of delivering sustainable transport projects.
You will bring a passion for customer experience, excellent organisational skills, and the ability to operate to tight deadlines in highly pressured environments.