Resource & Planning Manager – Business Performance Department for Work & Pensions

Reference

95128

Number of vacancies

1

Location

Newcastle

Salary

£35,310 — £40,666

Work hours

37 hours per week

Employment type

Permanent

Job benefits

A brilliant Civil Service pension with employer contributions circa 27%, generous annual leave, flexible working and lots more…

Closing date

28 February 2021

Job description

● Can you lead and innovate in Digital Business Performance in Resource and Planning activities?

● Do you have expertise in analysing data to provide insights to the business?

Are you skilled in managing budgets in workforce planning and resources?

● Are you ready to be part of an epic digital transformation?

Then look no further, we’d love to hear from you!

Click Apply now to start an application.

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

DWP is the UK’s biggest government department. In DWP Digital we’re building digital services that make a real difference to the lives of 20 million people.

We’re finding new ways to use our technology, expertise and innovation to help those who need it most. We’re changing how we work, transforming digital services for millions of citizens, and their needs are at the heart of everything we do.

Duties. Work. Projects.

The Resource & Planning Manager will focus on Digital Business Performance within Health & Working Age. H&WA is where we design and deliver digital services to support some of DWP’s biggest policies and organisational priorities, specifically in removing employment barriers for people with health conditions.

This is a challenging role requiring someone with a fresh perspective and flair for strategic innovation. You’ll work closely with business lead, as we shape cultural change within Health & Working Age.

You’ll be part of team who do help measure and drive better performance on business services and workforce management across our portfolio.

Together we’ll manage risks, external audits, performance data, group level finances, workforce planning, business planning and compliance.

You’ll need a working knowledge of workforce and business planning, and definitely need to know your way around Excel!

There is great scope for stretch, growth and exposure. You’ll work with a range of stakeholders including our Deputy Directors. You’ll have regular meetings with the team and provide insights, recommendations and suggest business process improvements based on your analysis of data and reports on managing resourcing and recruitment activity.

What skills and experience are we looking for?

• Ability to analyse data, draw conclusions and credibly present information in order to inform effective decision making
• Experience of managing conflicting demands and priorities whilst working in a high profile, fast paced environment
• Working knowledge of KPIs and Performance indicators to measure deliverables outlined in a Business Plan
• Working knowledge of Risk Management and Internal Audit in a large organisation
• Experience of working in a large Digital organisation, or demonstrable understanding of how large Digital organisations operate in the context of the role

Details. Wages. Perks.

You’ll be based (when we can) in our brilliant digital hubs in Newcastle: https://careers.dwp.gov.uk/our-locations/newcastle
We also have all the tools and tech to work flexibly. Many of us are working from home right now due to Covid-19.
We offer a competitive salary up to £40,666, a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions of over 27%, and a generous leave package.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

● Flexible working and family friendly policies
● Volunteering and charitable giving
● Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
● Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket
● Sports and social activities
● Learning and development, tailored to your career goals
● Work in an environment shortlisted for a Best Place to Work in Digital Award
● Bring your authentic self to work, with ‘I can be me in DWP’

Sound good? CLICK APPLY now to start an application on Civil Service Jobs.
For further information click apply or contact tia.nicholas@dwp.gov.uk

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