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Capacity Planner - fixed term 12 months

Advertiser: Auckland UniServices LimitedMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
13 May 2019
Location
Auckland, Auckland Central
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Consulting & Strategy, Strategy & Planning

Capacity Planner - fixed term 12 months

Work for a positive and passionate organisation in a newly created position supporting our new ways of working!

UniServices is a dedicated research, knowledge transfer and custom education company making a tangible difference to New Zealand and other parts of the world. With over 400 staff, our work is varied and future focussed - we closely partner with the University of Auckland to add value to:

  • Business through contract research, consultancies and licensing
  • Investors through intellectual property development
  • Governments & communities through societal research, custom education programmes and service delivery

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Capacity Planner to join our team. The key focus of this role will be to establish a capacity planning model to allow effective operational management across all aspects of strategic growth. There is a real opportunity to partner with the business to ensure ongoing understanding of business needs whilst at the same time providing operational insights to the business.

To be successful in this role you will need -

  • Prior experience in a capacity planning role building and forecasting models and plans
  • Knowledge of statistics, forecasting and management information methodology
  • An analytical mindset to undertake complex analysis
  • Strong IT systems knowledge and advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate technical to layman terms
  • Proven internal stakeholder relationship management skills
  • A relevant degree or equivalent professional qualification
  • A proven track record in process improvement and lean principles (desirable)

What we have to offer:

  • The opportunity to work in a diverse multi-site environment, based in Central Auckland
  • Great benefits, including 5 weeks annual leave, 50% off University of Auckland Executive Education Short Courses, eye testing and glasses subsidies, and access to discounts on banking, health insurance and gym memberships

A copy of the job description is attached. This is a fixed term position starting asap for 12 months.

If this sounds like the role you have been looking for please apply by clicking the 'apply now' button and uploading your CV and cover letter. Applications close at 5pm, Friday 7 June.

www.uniservices.co.nz

Work for a positive and passionate organisation in a newly created position supporting our new ways of working!

UniServices is a dedicated research, knowledge transfer and custom education company making a tangible difference to New Zealand and other parts of the world. With over 400 staff, our work is varied and future focussed - we closely partner with the University of Auckland to add value to:

  • Business through contract research, consultancies and licensing
  • Investors through intellectual property development
  • Governments & communities through societal research, custom education programmes and service delivery

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Capacity Planner to join our team. The key focus of this role will be to establish a capacity planning model to allow effective operational management across all aspects of strategic growth. There is a real opportunity to partner with the business to ensure ongoing understanding of business needs whilst at the same time providing operational insights to the business.

To be successful in this role you will need -

  • Prior experience in a capacity planning role building and forecasting models and plans
  • Knowledge of statistics, forecasting and management information methodology
  • An analytical mindset to undertake complex analysis
  • Strong IT systems knowledge and advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate technical to layman terms
  • Proven internal stakeholder relationship management skills
  • A relevant degree or equivalent professional qualification
  • A proven track record in process improvement and lean principles (desirable)

What we have to offer:

  • The opportunity to work in a diverse multi-site environment, based in Central Auckland
  • Great benefits, including 5 weeks annual leave, 50% off University of Auckland Executive Education Short Courses, eye testing and glasses subsidies, and access to discounts on banking, health insurance and gym memberships

A copy of the job description is attached. This is a fixed term position starting asap for 12 months.

If this sounds like the role you have been looking for please apply by clicking the 'apply now' button and uploading your CV and cover letter. Applications close at 5pm, Friday 7 June.

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