Forecast Planning Manager

Posted 16 March by Customer Management Resourcing Easy Apply Ending soon

Forecast- Contact Centre- Resource Planning- Capacity Planning-IEX- Real time

Forecast Planning Manager

Our market leading client based in the West Midlands are currently recruiting for a Forecast Planning Manager on a Permanent basis. Working with a household name you will be responsible for both short and long-term plans in line with agreed service levels within the business and creating capacity plans.

Key Responsibilities;

• Build short, medium and long-term forecasts for both front and back office functions

• Design and produce long term capacity plans

• Produce effective forecasts based on trends, on a daily and weekly basis.

• Report on KPI’S including headcount or predictions on SLA’s

• Work closely with Real Time Analysts/Scheduling to ensure service improvements are made in relation to scheduling and forecasting.

• Make suggestions for continuous improvement opportunities and enhancements to existing processes to maximise resources.

Experience Required;

• Experience of working within a Forecast/Resource Planning role in a contact centre environment for approximately 2-3 years (front and back office functions)

• Forecasting using Workforce Management tools (IEX TotalView Preferably)

• Ability to analyse and interpret data to be presented.

• Intermediate/Advanced Excel skills.

• Excellent communication skills;

  • Stakeholder engagement and reporting to Board/Head of level

• Ability to influence changes to processes and policies to aid in the success of strategic plans.

How to apply:

To be considered for this opportunity or for more information please apply for immediate consideration.

We do endeavour to respond to as many applications as possible, however due to the high volume of applications we tend to receive we cannot always advise each individual unsuccessful applicant. If you haven’t heard from us within 14 days of submitting your application, please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.

Forecast- Contact Centre- Resource Planning- Capacity Planning-IEX- Real time

Required skills

  • Capacity Planning
  • Forecast
  • IEX
  • Workforce Management

Reference: 34708273

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