Government & Policy

Principal and Senior Transport Policy Advisors

Job Title: Principal and Senior Transport Policy Advisors
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland
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Job Published: 20 days ago
  • Senior Transport Policy & Strategy roles
  • Contribute to lowering emissions
  • Auckland CBD
  • Two opportunities: Principal and Senior Transport Advisor.

Operating as a key member of a tight knit, dynamic and highly collaborative team the Senior Transport Advisor will make a significant contribution to key pieces of work across council and external agencies to advance Auckland Council’s transport priorities, which include:

  • Reducing transport emissions
  • Improving the safety of the transport system
  • Enabling and encouraging Aucklanders to shift toward greater use of public transport and active modes
  • Improving the equity of the transport system
  • Integrating transport with land use and growth planning

To be successful in this role a preference is for a sound knowledge of transport planning, project prioritisation, and business case assessment processes. A well developed understanding of the relationship between transport, land use and growth planning.

We are seeking experience in transport planning/strategy development, planning, economic analysis, public policy advice or similar, with experience in political reporting and presentation.If you are a strategic thinker and are intersted in contributing to reducing Auckland’s transport emissions and improve its environmental impacts- then this is an ideal job for you.

Come and use your policy /strategic experience to present strategic, compelling and well evidenced advice to the Mayor,councillors and senior managers.You will bring significant experience in advising senior decision makers on important strategy and policy matters, particularly in relation to transport and land use planning.

We offer you the rare opportunity to work on issue that really make a difference to the people of Auckland within a division that aspires to be recognised as a centre of excellence in the provision of strategic advice.

You’ll be joining a team of dedicated and respected experts who work flexibly and collaboratively towards Auckland’s growth and development.

If this is of interest contact Kris Attewell @ beyond Recruitment HR, Government & policy 021 435712 or APPLY NOW!

Job # 113642