Resource Planning Manager

Ref No. RDB450867
Location Greenford, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Resource Planning Manager
Location; Greenford, London
Competitive Salary & Benefits

Barclay Meade


Resource Planning Manager

The Job

Resource Planning Manager
Location; Greenford, London
Competitive Salary & Benefits

We are currently representing a highly established client who specialise in providing application-engineered solutions within the defence, security, critical detection & control markets. They have an exciting opportunity for a Resource Planning Manager to join their Cyber team based in Greenford, London.

You will be responsible for ensuring the business has the optimal depth and breadth of multi-disciplinary engineering and operational staff to meet current and future needs.

You will lead the strategic S&OP process as well as the tactical, near term, supply and demand planning processes, spearheading the related technical initiatives to enhance data analysis and be a passionate advocate for data integrity.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Support business strategy and the budget process by maintaining up to date and accurate staffing and resourcing plans.
  • Identify the recruitment needs within the engineering and operations communities and provide the business case justification.
  • Work with engineering and operational leads to identify resource gaps and proactively manage actions to close them.
  • Collaborate with functional leads to develop and implement policies and stratagems for effectively managing short-term overload and underload of work.
  • Work with Business Development team to shape their requirements for marketing support, bid resourcing and other needs.
  • Engage with the Senior Management Team and senior engineering and operational staff to establish a deep understanding of the existing skills and qualities of the resource pool and ensure that career development is accommodate in resourcing decisions.
  • Challenge the business protocols if they are adversely impacting resourcing.
  • Be the first line arbiter between conflicting resourcing needs

Skills and Qualifications Required;

  • Experienced user of Business Intelligence tools, ideally Qlik Sense but Power BI, Tableau or similar also considered as training and ongoing support available
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills particularly the use of data tables and graphics to convey data insights, leveraging analytics to ensure data-driven decisions are being made
  • Competent user of MS Office suite particularly Project, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Formal Project Management qualification advantageous but not essential
  • Knowledge of ERP system (IFS) advantageous
  • Project based engineering background required

Benefits include;

  • Flexible working within core working hours
  • 25 days' holiday with the option to buy/sell 5 days plus bank holidays.
  • 4 times your annual salary in life assurance
  • Career development opportunities.
  • Flexible benefits package (benefits such as, new car scheme, retail vouchers, gym discounts, employee share scheme, health screening and more!)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Bonus scheme

Security clearance;
Applicants will be required to meet SC clearance and have lived in the UK for the past 5 years.

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