Head of Highways and Transport Strategy
London Borough of Redbridge
We are currently recruiting for an exceptional candidate with a Highways and transport background.
Hold responsibility for the operational delivery of the highways and transport strategy service.
Highways, Traffic, Parking, Design, Civil Engineering, Transport Strategy, Steetworks Coordination, and Road Safety Programmes are inclusive of the responsibility with this role.
Manage and lead the team to achieve the Authority’s objectives.
Liaison lead with key strategic transport partners such as TFL and rail operators.
To lead and take overall responsibility for the highlighted service areas and Group Managers
Group Manager – Flood Management and Civil Engineering
Group Manager – Traffic, Road Safety & Parking Engineering
Group Manager – Highways Engineering & Network Management
Group Manager – Transport Strategy & Development Control
Key Liaison with TFL, including ensuring the successful development of the LIP programme and securing external capital funding for the borough.
Play a full part in the Civic Pride Management Team, including the overall well-being and strategic direction of the organisation and contributing to projects / initiatives outside of the post holder’s immediate areas of responsibility.
To represent and deputise for the Operations Director when required.
We are looking for a degree educated candidate with experience working and around the highways, traffic management and civil engineering sector. You will have a detailed understanding of Local Government and experience of working in a political environment, budget management as well as experience managing and developing success in leading and motivating teams to a high level of achievement.
The ideal candidate will want to drive performance and development of staff while holding a strong transformational ability.
Contact James or Lisa for more information.