Senior Traffic Orders Officer

Client: London Borough of Richmond and Wandsworth Council

Location: London

Salary: £36,219 to £43,887

Closing date: Monday, 21 June 2021 00:00

Senior Traffic Orders Officer

Salary: £36,219 to £43,887

Do you have experience of working for a local authority processing and delivering traffic management orders?

We have an exciting opportunity for a permanent Senior Traffic Orders Officer to manage the processing and delivery of the Councils traffic management order service. The role will manage the service in both the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and the London Borough of Wandsworth under the Shared Staffing Arrangement.

The role is an ideal stepping-stone for someone who has knowledge of drafting and making traffic management orders and who would like to make the next step in this management role, managing the service across the two boroughs. 

This is an opportunity to join a hardworking team. You will be responsible for managing the traffic management order service across both boroughs ensuring that both Councils comply with all requirements for current legislation for experimental, permanent and temporary traffic management orders regulating moving and stationary traffic on the highway.

You will need:

A good knowledge of traffic and parking legislation and in-depth knowledge of Traffic Order making.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Good IT skills and the ability to manage software packages and databases.

Good organisational skills and ability to meet deadlines and the ability to work well under pressure in a busy and demanding environment.

The ability to manage the service including financial monitoring.

In return, we are able to offer you a stimulating and worthwhile role in a supportive working environment.

We can offer you working arrangements that will enhance your work-life balance.  These include a generous holiday allowance of 31 days plus bank holidays. 

In addition, we offer a range of staff benefits such as membership of the Local Government contributory pension scheme, childcare vouchers, new technology scheme, interest-free loans on annual travel cards, discounts at many leisure activities, restaurants, shops and other establishments. A wide range of developmental opportunities is also offered.

The role is based in Richmond Council’s offices in Twickenham, London.

Indicative Recruitment Timeline

Closing Date:  Sunday 20th June 2021

Interview Date:  W/C 28th June 2021

For more information and an informal conversation please contact Matthew Lees on 0203 849 2792 or via