Planning Manager

£45k - £50k + Benefits
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A unique Resource Planning & Scheduling opportunity is available in Banbury for a Planning Manager to join a business that is shaping the very nature of a very important service for the country! If you want to create, own and shape your very own department then this might be the right role for you!

If the above sounds like you read on! If you are not, then check out our other jobs – we are also looking for people in other Planning positions!


Job Summary

Our client’s Resource Planning team has recently grown and with that growth comes the need for a new Planning Manager which is where you come in. Our client is moving to the next stage in their Transformation program moving from a traditional model to a more hybrid way with a key focus on having a stronger digital presence that fully maximises the use of new technologies in place. 


Your role

As the Planning Manager, you'll lead, develop and build the Planning & Scheduling team ensuring the delivery is effective and efficient resource allocation with up to 50 variables at any one time. You'll work with the overall business to identify which variable is required for what task and deliver them accordingly. 


About you

We're looking for a technical Planning professional with ideally some exposure to management with a track record of designing and building best in class Resource processes (extra points if you have experience of working within higher education and have been great at it and all that being a Planning Manager involves –if it needs explaining then this is probably not for you. 


Some bullet points about you:

  • At least 2 years of experience in a Resource Planning role 

  • Excellent Analytical skills to compile, analyse and provide key insights 

  • Strong commercial awareness understanding of impacts on financial performance

  • Proven stakeholder management exposure at all levels, demonstrating influence and communication skills 


How to Apply?

If all of this sounds like you then click on the apply button or if you want to learn more before that then contact us and make it for the attention of John who will answer any questions that you might have!