IT Resource Manager

Job Title: IT Resource Manager
Industry: Professional Services
Location: Crawley
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 basic salary

A leading IT Services company are seeking an IT Resource Manager to join their growing team based in Crawley on a permanent basis. We are seeking professional, articulate candidates to act as a trusted adviser to the business, advising on manpower planning and resource management.

Key Duties will include:

- Working internally with technology leaders across the business to support ongoing projects across the group
- Act as a trusted resourcing adviser to the business
- Use existing data to rapidly develop tools and techniques to manage capacity planning across the business
- Build strong relationships with delivery managers to plan and forecast resource requirements
- Support the recruitment approval processes
- Assist with any contractor and permanent on-boarding activities
- Share knowledge and best practice across the business
- Working with senior stakeholders and delivery managers across the business, monitor growth plans and ensure that headcount is appropriately managed to deliver both ongoing and forecast projects

Required Skillset:

- Established Resource Management experience within technology focused project management office
- A motivated 'self-starter', comfortable launching a new role and function without existing structure
- Experience managing resource management and capacity planning function
- Excellent communication skills, with experience acting in an advisory role
- Strong stakeholder management skills, experienced liaising with senior individuals across the business and IT
- Experience delivering presentations and reports as required
- Team management experience
- Skills across Microsoft Office, in particular Excel must be excellent

If you are interested in this role, please apply in the first instance with an up-to-date copy of your CV.

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.