Planner and Scheduler

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    £18000 - £21000 per annum

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    Siobhan Osborne

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  • Job Published:

    12 months ago

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Installation Scheduler / Planner (ADT)
What you will do

The Installation Scheduler/Planner will support the installation team by planning and tracking ADT installations and optimising the utilisation of available labour resource. They will have involvement in the procurement of equipment in an effective manner to meet customer requirements. The successful candidate will coordinate the end to end delivery of the project to the client ensuring project milestones and deadlines are achieved.

At ADT, we are passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of people all over the world. How do we do this? By working together to provide the most advanced security solutions. By protecting people and the environment. By giving back in the communities we live in. By solving today's challenges while constantly asking "what's next?"

At ADT, security is in our DNA. As the UK's leading fire and security provider, it's no surprise we're at the forefront of cutting-edge solutions that protect homes and businesses. To keep us ahead of our competitors, we're constantly evolving. And to help us do this we need people who think the same; people with the desire to play their part in making the world a safer place.
ADT are the name people trust to protect what's precious to them. We safeguard over 210,000 UK properties and more than 2,000 new customers each month put their faith in us.

How you will do it
Effectively communicate and build strong relationships with customers, installation engineers and managers.
Preparation of programmes and schedules.
Effectively negotiate with suppliers and coordinate the delivery of material and equipment.
Coordinate the manpower planning of a team of engineers.
Produce fast and accurate information for engineers and customers.
Monitor the progress of installations to ensure they are working to schedule and minimize downtime.
Ensure all installation information is available, complete and up to date.
Assist with the scheduling of sub-contractors.

What we look for

The suitable candidates will have had proven experience of managing customers preferably in a business to business environment. Strong organisational skills is a MUST as well as being PC literacy, including knowledge of Microsoft office.

Experience of scheduling and co-ordination of a field based engineers or a similar field is desirable.
If you have knowledge of the security systems industry or construction/facilities industries this would be benefit.