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Scheduling Manager

Up to £35000 per annum
 
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Billie Gumble Recruitment Consultant – Social Housing & Operational Support

Job Description

MMP Consultancy are looking for a Scheduling Manager to join an excellent Contractor based in Essex / London on a Permanent basis.

Key Responsibilities:

* Oversee the Schedulers to ensure operational resources are fully productive and utilised in the most effective manner.
* Lead, coach and motivate your team to deliver divisional objectives in relation to quality and performance
* Deal with challenging customers and take control of situations to achieve a positive outcome.
* Guiding and developing your people to provide excellent service to our stakeholders and front-line staff, and ensure your team not just do the work, but feel empowered to drive our business forwards.
* To promote good working relationships with your colleagues and the company's clients and suppliers.
* Implement the escalation process within the regions. This may require you to support any major escalations out of core business hours.
* Direct line management responsibility for a regional team of Schedulers
* Carry out or support any other duties relevant to the scheduling team function

Person Specification:

* Excellent stakeholder manager skills required to communicate with Operatives, operational managers and residents.
* Excellent problem-solving skills; be able to find solutions to scheduling challenges.
* Excellent organisational skills - someone who thrives under pressure and can manage a large and varied workload with competing priorities and deadlines.
* You should have good experience within a similar resource scheduling role, through which you would have developed some basic technical knowledge of domestic repairs and maintenance.
* Previous experiences with Dynamic Resource Scheduling (DRS) software
* Self-motivated
* Calm and patient under pressure
* Flexible and able to adapt to change
* Experience with Office365 suite

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