Resource Planning Manager

Runcorn, England
Up to £40000.00 per annum
Closing date
6 Nov 2021

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Resource Planning Manager at a start up site based in Runcorn

Your new company

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Resource Planning Manager at my clients start up site based in Runcorn.
Working for an organisation that is a leading supply chain partner for British business, providing supply chain solutions up and down the country.

Your new role

The position is being offered as full time Monday - Friday based from the new site in Runcorn. Initially the role will be fully onsite with a view to moving to Hybrid working
This challenging and exciting role will appeal to an individual with experience, drive and enthusiasm.
Reporting to the Assistant General Manager this role will be responsible for the end to end resource planning management to ensure the organisation maintain a high standard to deliver excellence to both internal and external customers.
Some of your duties will include but not limited to

Overall responsibility for defining, implementing, maintaining, and evolving the workforce management capabilities to optimise our allocation of resources, improve customer satisfaction and drive internal efficiencies
Monitor demand and make recruitment recommendations and identify opportunities and risks that align to the demand
To be a central player in the onboarding of staff ensuring the plan is shared inclusively to all parties involved.
To constantly monitor and propose effective shift patterns to match business requirements, optimising performance.
To build relationships with the agencies, monitor performance against plan and the reconciliation of all agency labour against invoices
Actively seek out issues in operational demands and present solutions to work to
Leading deployment and analysis on daily actual vs requirement variances for continuous quality and productivity improvement
Ensure resource plans are produced and monitored for budgeting purposes
To deliver effective & accurate reports, detailing key performance indicators and commentary relating to workforce and shift performance
Design/ building and maintenance of reports using Excel/ Access/ Power BI and databases is a key part to this role
Prepare PowerPoint presentations for differing meetings throughout a calendar month sharing historic plan versus actual views along with the future views

What you'll need to succeed

Excellent problem-solving skills, and the ability to analyse complex data and provide meaningful information
Previous experience leading a planning function with expert knowledge of supply chain processes, specifically material and resource planning
Used to working in a fast paced environment
Strong degree of PC literacy, with an emphasis on accuracy
Extensive knowledge of spreadsheets / MS Excel is essential, along with competency in dealing with Macros and databases
Proven leadership and management skills within a challenging environment desirable
Excellent motivator, self-starting, with an enthusiastic approach
Strong communication skills at all levels, both verbal and written with excellent presentation skills

What you'll get in return

Free parking
Working for a market leader
On site Gym

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