Active Travel Choices Manager

North West England


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Austin Gershon

Consultant | Transport Planning

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Do you want to be in charge and manage innovative Travel Choice Programmes on behalf of the Local Authority? New Year, New you?

We are working with a local authority situated in the North West of England in their search for an Active Travel Manager with the skillset to be able to manage the Travel Choices Team responsible for School Travel Advisors and Cycling Promotions - these include workplace, residential, and school travel planning.

A key element of this role is to encourage other local businesses, schools, and other organizations to develop Travel Plans, to market and promote the use of sustainable transport and reduce car dependence.

  • You'd be at hand for the delivery and development of the council's policies with Travel Choices among the Local Transport Plan and to negotiate with wider teams in the council and wider partners.
  • To control the budget and manage the finance of the team, including revenue budgets associated with the Travel Choices theme in the Local Transport Plan capital Programme
  • Assist the Transport Planning and Development Control Manager in the delivery of the team's functions
  • To lead in the development and delivery of policies within the Local Transport Plan, specifically acting as lead author on the Travel Choices chapter and providing senior support on the Active Travel and Cleaner Fuels chapter.

Contract length would run 6+ months...

  • IR35 status is yet to be confirmed
  • WFH hybridity - ideally required 1x a week due the level of position

If you are interested in discussing this role further, please contact me at 0207 766 9075 or email

We would like to attract talent from all corners of the Engineering world for this role. Our commitment is to an equitable recruitment process so feel free to apply in any way that suits you, via WhatsApp, video message, or CV, the more creative the better.

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Consultant | Transport Planning

Austin Gershon

Austin has been working in our Engineering team since 2022. He wants to do the best he can at all times, which means he’s always doing the most he can for his candidates.
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