Basingstoke 01256 336 100

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Resource Planner

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire, England

  • Salary

    £26k per year

  • Contract


  • Reference


Resource Planner- Basingstoke
12 Month FTC Maternity Cover
£26,000 p/a DOE

1-1Recruitment have an opportunity for an experienced Resource Planner to join our clients rapidly growing E-commerce company, this role is based in their Basingstoke office. The position is offered on a full time basis, working Monday to Friday and is offering a competitive salary of up to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.

The main purpose of the Resource Planner is to take ownership of resource scheduling for a team of Professional Services Technical Resources.

?Liaise with various departmental managers / practice leads on a weekly basis for resource capacity planning across Europe, and for all EMEA projects.
?Work to constantly maintain highest possible chargeable utilisation at all times.
?Obtain and manage authorities for provision of staff. Collates and monitors in line with company policy and in conjunction with project managers, necessary e-mails or contracts permitting the assignment of resources
?For a given piece of work, selecting and allocating the most appropriate level of resource based on availability, skills and location.
?Maintain and update all resourcing and related systems, continually validated and containing all relevant data to ensure MI reporting is accurate.
?Manage and maintain the relationships for sourcing external staff via channel partners, agencies or internal HR.
?Engage with contract agencies and 3rd Party resource providers, where in-house resources are not available, including making sure they are sending a suitably skilled and knowledgeable resource to do the work.
?Create analytical reports (Utilisation and others as requested by the Professional Services management team).
?Manage the approval process for resource loads on new EMEA projects and PCR’s.
?Creation of all new EMEA projects and place-holders in the system.
?Work with the Sales and Client Partner teams to keep on top of new work coming in, and manage their expectations in regards to resource availability.
?Hold weekly meetings/conference calls for UK & European Resource Planning.
?Attend global resource meetings, representing the UK & Europe.
?Dealing with any resourcing issues or emergencies on EMEA projects.
?General administration duties and ad hoc tasks.

?Experience at an IT services, hardware or software related company with additional preference to someone who has tangible customer service skills.
?Experience of working in a Coordination type role.
?Technical knowledge with good infrastructure, software and operating system knowledge.
?Client liaison on a business and technical level.
?Experience in dealing with personnel from varying backgrounds and environments including sales, technical, third parties, clients, etc.
?Able to identify key deliverables and to prioritise.
?Ability to self-manage your workload, and have excellent time-management skills.
?Experience at communicating with various technical levels, with the ability to articulate clear and measurable end goals.
?Good excel and analytical skills.
?Experience working with Financial Force/Sales Force systems (preferred but not essential).

?Parking on site
?Pension Scheme
?25 days holiday plus bank holidays
?Life Assurance

1-1 Recruitment is one of the leading recruitment agencies for jobs in Basingstoke for permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions. Due to the high volume of applications we are receiving, if you do not hear from a consultant within 5 days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion

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