Transport Governance Policy Officer

Salary:

£30,652 - £35,110

Closing date: 30 October at midnight

The Transport Strategy and Analysis Directorate (TSA) brings together a number of cross cutting functions, including  delivery of the National Transport Strategy and setting the investment priorities for transport across Scotland through the second Strategic Transport Projects Review.

An opportunity is available for a Transport Governance Policy Officer, working with the Regional Transport and Road Works teams. This is an exciting opportunity to anyone with a broad interest in transport policy, planning and governance. We offer a real opportunity to help shape the future of transport in Scotland – for people, the economy and the planet.

The Transport Governance Policy Officer post within the TSA Directorate supports the wide range of responsibilities held by Transport Governance Team. The post holder will undertake and support tasks including sponsorship of Regional Transport Partnerships and the Scottish Road Works Commissioner as well as consideration of local, regional and national transport roles and responsibilities.

The current salary range for this role is £30,652 - £35,110 (pro rata for part time).

Background

Transport Scotland is the national transport agency for Scotland and is accountable to Parliament and the public through Scottish Ministers, with a budget of around £2 billion per year. Transport is a vital feature of the Scottish Government's focus on increasing sustainable economic growth, and transport investments and policies have major impacts on the economy, people, and the environment.


 

Please download the application form before filling out, and send completed versions to hrtransportscotland@transport.gov.scot.