Resource Planning Manager

London, England
02 Mar 2017
01 Apr 2017
Rachel Berry
Specialist Area
Talent Management
HR Jobs Level
Full Time
Our client is a globally recognised organisation who deliver educational services to a diverse range of individuals and high-profile businesses


The Resource Planning team manage a portfolio of c.200 existing project managers to deliver business critical projects that generate a significant amount of revenue for the organisation.

The successful candidate will play an important role in the delivery of a world class people resource planning service, by leading a team which is focused on the very best client results and experience.

The Resource Planning Manager will:

* Lead a small team of resource management professionals to allocate space and people resources to a diverse range of programs programmes in an efficient and agile way.

* Develop and innovate resource planning methods for matching the best teams and space for optimum results.

* Act as a business partner to Programme Teams and Line Managers to monitor progress and resource requirements and support team development.

* Produce and evaluate management reports which guide the business to optimum resource utilisation.

* Project future space and people requirements and ensure these are met.


Michael Page are looking for a Resource Planning Manager with the following expertise:

* Significant expertise in setting up or managing large people and/or space resource programmes. This will be gained in a specialised Workforce or Resource Planning post, rather than a Recruitment focused role.

* Significant demonstrable experience in being able to negotiate and resolve conflicts in demands and some potentially difficult people issues

* Demonstrable experience of producing, analysing and advising on Resource and Workforce data to inform commercial decisions

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

* Ability to influence at all levels of an organisation, with the confidence to manage and challenge expectations of senior stakeholders and clients

Job Offer

Immediate start, 3 Month Contract, £250-290 daily rate dependent on experience