Resource Analyst

Our client prominent financial services firm located in south London are on the search for an experienced Resource Analyst to join their Workforce Planning team on an interim basis for 6 months starting ASAP.

Your new company
Our client prominent financial services firm located in south London are on the search for an experienced Resource Analyst to join their Workforce Planning team on an interim basis for 6 months starting ASAP.

Your new role
The role supports Technology Services, Business Engagement & Planning and as the successful candidate you will proactively be providing an independent resource view and analysis across a portfolio of programme/projects ensuring transparency of information to enable senior management decisions which lead to the overall successful delivery of projects to time, cost and scope. The role heavily involves all aspects of forecast, planning and reporting in the first instance and secondly will involve IT project resource management.

What you'll need to succeed
Previous experience of working in a Resource Analyst role for a large matrix financial services or consultancy business will be a must.
Strong financial planning & reporting experience will be a must.
A self-starter with experience of being able to influence and constructively challenge colleagues in the application of best practice
Ability to display flexibility, adaptability, and open-mindedness in response to frequent and/or significant changes
Highly organised with attention to detail
Strong interpersonal/relationship management skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to communicate with impact using different communication styles to drive best results
Good working knowledge of the project management lifecycle and methodologies
Excellent knowledge of MS products i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint MS Project and Visio skills desirable
Previous experience of PPM Anywhere will be highly desired, alternatively experience in using other resource management systems such as PeopleFluent etc.

What you'll get in return
Along with a competitive daily rate you will have the opportunity to work for this leading financial services business.

What you need to do now
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