2nd August 2023

Electric Vehicle Charging Consultants

Location: Dundee or Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Deadline: Friday 15th September 2023

We’re looking for ambitious consultants to join our electric mobility group.


You’ll be working as part of an expert team that specialises in electric vehicles and charging infrastructure solutions. You’ll help to deliver an exciting portfolio of projects and win new work to further grow our business.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about electric mobility, excited about what we do, and keen to contribute to our mission to make good things happen.

These permanent roles would ideally be based in one of our offices (Newcastle or Dundee). Requests for remote working in alternative locations will be considered for exceptional candidates (please state this in your application).

The role

You’ll work on a diverse range of projects in the UK and overseas.

You should apply if you:

  • Are excited to be involved in cutting-edge projects that deliver meaningful social, economic, and environmental outcomes.
  • Are motivated to take a leading role in a growing business.
  • Enjoy sharing your knowledge and working with passionate people.

Responsibilities will vary depending on your experience, but are likely to include:

  • Undertaking research and analysis.
  • Developing feasibility studies, business cases, strategies, and evidence-based reports.
  • Preparing tenders, bids for funding, and business development activities.
  • Managing projects and supporting the development of junior staff.

Skills and experience

We are interested to meet candidates with different levels of experience. You may be an experienced consultant who can lead an area of our business, or an early career professional who can complement our existing team.

We are also interested to meet candidates with different professional backgrounds and interests. You may be a:

  • Consultant working in electric mobility or charging infrastructure deployment.
  • Transport engineer, analyst, economist, or planner.
  • Policy or strategy officer in local government or a regional/national transport authority.
  • Project manager with experience of delivering electric mobility or sustainable transport solutions.
  • Researcher or analyst with relevant experience.

The ideal candidates would have:

  • Good knowledge of the latest developments and opportunities in electric mobility.
  • A relevant degree or professional qualification.
  • Track record of successful business development and bid writing.
  • Excellent report writing skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience of managing partners and clients to successfully deliver consultancy assignments and/or innovation projects.

About Urban Foresight

Urban Foresight is a mission driven business that works with ambitious clients around the world on projects to improve lives, protect the environment and deliver new economic opportunities.

We’ve been at the forefront of efforts to electrify transport for over twelve years. We have globally recognised expertise, an unmatched breadth of experience, and a proud track record of working with prestigious clients around the world.

Our success is based on a multi-disciplinary team with shared values and diverse skills across a range of sectors. We think deeply about how to turn big ideas into actions that can have a lasting and transformational impact.

How to apply

Applications should be made in the form of a full CV and covering letter sent to: people@urbanforesight.org by Friday 15th September 2023.

Please state in your covering letter your salary expectations and notice period.

Urban Foresight strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people. As part of this commitment, consideration will be given to requests for part-time working in this role, subject to this satisfying the required business need.

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