Transport for London
You’ll never be just a number in our friendly Statistics Team. This is a chance to develop your career in a large, entrepreneurial organisation that treats all its staff as individuals, using your data analysis skills to help us develop policies and programmes that will enhance the lives of millions of people travelling in the capital every day.
A rich heritage. A strong commercial focus. An iconic brand. They all add up to make Transport for London a unique public service – and a great place to develop your career.
Reporting to the Principal Statistician, you’ll collect and interpret a variety of travel and transport data to inform policy decisions. This will include specifying surveys and developing innovative data management tools, methodologies and techniques. Building effective relationships and working collaboratively with colleagues across the organisation will be a crucial part of the job.
What you’ll need
The role calls for an excellent grasp of statistical techniques, quantitative research methods and survey requirements supported by practical experience of data collection, processing and analysis relating to travel and transport. Highly developed communication, problem solving and report writing skills will be required and you should be capable of translating complex technical issues into plain English.
Excellent benefits include:
• 30 days holiday plus public and bank holidays
• Final salary pension scheme
• Free Tube travel and travel concessions including discounted Eurostar travel
• Private medical insurance
Closing date: Thursday 10th May 2012
We aspire to be as diverse as the city we serve, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.