Sustainable Transport Officer

University of Oxford
February 28, 2024
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Sustainable Transport Officer

Estates Services, The Malthouse, Tidmarsh Lane, Oxford

Join Our Team as a Sustainable Transport Officer!

Are you passionate about sustainability and eager to make a tangible difference in transport planning? We need someone to join our team as a Sustainable Transport Officer at Oxford University.

About the Role:

As a Sustainable Transport Officer, you'll play a pivotal role in delivering on the transport commitments outlined in our Environmental Sustainability strategy. Reporting to the Sustainable Transport Manager, you'll work collaboratively to support sustainable transport initiatives across our university campus.

As an employer, we value the well-being and development of all our employees. We offer a comprehensive range of benefits, including:

• 30 days of annual leave (excluding public holidays)

• Hybrid working arrangements for a healthy work-life balance

• Extensive personal and professional development opportunities

• Supportive childcare services for working parents and guardians

• Generous family leave for pregnancy, adoption, paternity, and shared parental leave

• Excellent contributory pension scheme for your financial future

• Salary sacrifice scheme for additional savings

• Subsidised sports centre membership to promote well-being

• Cycle loan scheme to encourage sustainable commuting

• Discounted bus and transit travel

In addition, you will have access to a vibrant community with social groups and sports clubs, fostering an inclusive atmosphere.

Key Responsibilities:

• Act as a central resource and advisory service on all Sustainable Transport matters.

• Liaise with local authorities, transport operators, and stakeholders to promote and coordinate sustainable transport initiatives.

• Coordinate with relevant stakeholders to ensure successful project outcomes.

• Proactively engage with university departments to develop and deliver our Transport Strategy objectives.

• Coordinate awareness campaigns to promote sustainable travel behaviour.

• Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders through various channels.

• Identify and implement physical measures to promote modal shift.

• Develop methods for monitoring the success of the Transport Strategy and produce annual reports.

Selection Criteria: Essential

• Educated to degree level (or other equivalent qualification)

• Knowledge of the UK planning system and local government workings.

• Experienced in the preparation and delivery of Transport Assessments and Travel Plans.

• Good analytical and communication skills.

• Professional demeanor with the ability to build effective relationships.

• Ability to deliver projects within time and budget constraints.

Selection Criteria: Desirable

• Experience with corporate Travel Plans/ Green Travel Plans.

• Strong numerical and communication skills with attention to detail.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please submit the following documents as part of your online application:

• Covering letter/supporting statement

• Curriculum vitae (CV)

• Contact details of two referees (only contacted if you are successful)

Only applications received before 12 pm on Wednesday 28 February 2024 can be considered.

Interviews will hold on the week commencing 4 March 2024

Don't miss this chance to be part of our dedicated team committed to driving sustainable transport solutions at Oxford University.

Contact Person : Adedeji Akinsanya Vacancy ID : 170918 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 28-Feb-2024 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 6 Contact Email : [email protected]

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