Senior Project Officer, Dumfries & Galloway



Organisation
Sustrans
Reference
SUS3061
Sector
Advocacy and Campaigns, Community Development & Social Enterprise, Environment & Sustainability, Sustainable Transport & Logistics
Location
Dumfries
Salary Details
£27,528 per annum
Contract Type
Fixed
Closing Date
21/01/2021
Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to join our growing team of Senior Project Officers, working in local authorities across Scotland, developing and delivering active travel projects.

Job Description

At Sustrans, we are proud of our commitment to creating healthier places and happier lives for everyone. We now have a fantastic opportunity to join our growing team of Senior Project Officers who work in local authorities across Scotland, developing and delivering active travel projects.

Working within Dumfries and Galloway Council, you will be helping to build a close partnership between the Council and Sustrans, as well as with a diverse range of local stakeholders. You will assist the council to develop active travel strategy, identify funding opportunities and initiate and support the creation of new infrastructure.

About You

We are looking for excellent communicators that have the ability to build relationships with partners and communities. You will enjoy working independently and also as part of a team. You will bring your experience in transport, planning, urban design or similar to the role. So, if you’re passionate about walking, cycling and wheeling, apply today to join our Scotland team and help us get things done, together.

Interviews

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Thursday 21 January 2021.  Interviews will take place via MS Teams on Thursday 4 February 2021.

Should Sustrans receive an overwhelming number of applications for this vacancy, the decision may be taken to close it earlier than the advertised closing date, so please ensure your application is submitted as soon as possible.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We welcome applications from people from all parts of the community, particularly where we are under-represented. Currently, this includes people who identify as having a disability, and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups.  Read our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Policy.

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Company Description

We’ve been working on walking and cycling since 1977. Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle, by connecting people and places, creating liveable neighbourhoods, transforming the school run and delivering a happier, healthier commute.