Senior Policy and Planning Specialist
Metro Strategies Group seeks a versatile senior-level policy and planning specialist. This full-time position is expected to provide strategy for various transportation-related research and policy initiatives and successfully manage client projects.
Key responsibilities include managing a major client account for Metro Strategies Group and acting as an extension of the client’s staff. This entails fully learning the various departments and coordinating and facilitating meetings. The position will also support other service areas or clients including stakeholder and public engagement, grant-writing and project funding services as well as non-transportation research and planning projects.
The successful candidate will have superior research, writing and communications skills with proven experience in producing quality deliverables. Experience working with the public sector on policy, transportation and community issues is preferred. Candidates must have the ability to travel to client locations throughout the Chicago region and collar counties.