Job Description

  • Job Reference:957102LM_1532085109

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Chartered Accountants

  • Contact Name: Leona McCarthy

  • Job Location: Birmingham

  • Job Title: Resource Deployment Consultant

  • Job Salary: £16000 - £17000 Per Annum

Job Start Date: ASAP

Tues to Thurs 7.5 hours

The opportunity

The Resource Deployment Consultant is a key member of the Assurance Service Line (SL) Resource Deployment team and wider UK&I Resource Deployment network. The role encompasses the following:

* Ensure optimal Sub Service Line (SSL) demand and supply management for resource deployment within a SL
* Use knowledge of clients and their capability requirements combined with an understanding of skills and career aspirations of individuals to make resourcing decisions
* Manage the bench/capacity and identify creative opportunities to optimise productivity and profitability for the SSL/SL
* Act as the first point of contact for resourcing conflicts and issues, escalating to the Resource Deployment Manager as per protocols

Reports to the Resource Deployment Manager

Skills and attributes for success

Ability to demonstrate business insight to make effective resourcing decisions e.g. right capabilities, skills mix, logistics to optimise performance of productivity and profitability

* Ability to think quickly, work under pressure to meet competing demands
* Confident and resilient to deal with challenges from people within the business
* Strong stakeholder management capability to effectively influence Engagement Partners, Directors and Managers on resourcing solutions
* Exercises good judgement, knows when to flag issues and when to deal with independently

To qualify for the role you must have

* The ideal candidate should have considerable experience in commercial resourcing, recruitment or operations environment that can demonstrate adaptability to the role

What we look for

You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, plus an ability to build mutually beneficial relationships with clients and colleagues from a range of backgrounds and cultures based on knowledge, experience and personal values.

We are looking for a driven, organised, conscientious and analytical individual with proven leadership skills working with demanding and senior stakeholders.


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