Resource Planner - Contract - West Yorkshire

  • West Yorkshire, England
  • £300 - 330 per day

A successful software business in West Yorkshire currently requires an expected Resource Planner to join them on a contract basis.

This contract has an initial duration of 3 months, with a rate between £300 and £330 per day.

The client is looking for someone to start as soon as possible in January, with interviews expected to take place w/c 8th January.

Their modern working environment is commutable from Leeds, Manchester, Bradford, Halifax, Huddersfield, Burnley and Rochdale.

The role:

As part of an effective resource planning team, the role will involve capturing demand requirements and matching against available core and non-core resources throughout this large, multi-site organisation.

This team provides an invaluable service to a business that prides itself on its ability to flex and grow in line with the demands of its blue chip client base.

Candidates must have the following background:

  • Must have operated as a resource planner (not a recruiter) within a PMO set-up in an IT / consultancy organisation where people supply vs demand and allocation of staff to assignments was a key part of the role.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills – able to engage, support and at as a guide as required to a large group of technical people ranging from directors to team leader.
  • Excellent Excel and data manipulation skills – this will include strong knowledge of formulas, pivots etc. in order to turn large amounts of planning data into actionable MI
  • Continuous improvement – able to work on their own initiative always looking to drive and improve ways of working
  • Attention to detail – must have an eye for detail with exacting quality standards

Please submit your CV via this advert for immediate consideration.