Resourcing Analyst

Job reference: 128141BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Opticians
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week

The role purpose is to work collaboratively with Retail Field teams to maintain a clinical efficiency in line with budgets, reviewing current trading performance and present back recommendations for locations based on Capacity, Utilisation and productivity. To deliver data led insight into the productivity of Work Force Management including Planning, Scheduling, Forecasting and Reporting.

Key Responsibilities

• Pro-actively gather and collates productivity information and data in order to provide regular MI and reporting dashboards and translating this into insightful stories and modelling of future scenarios
• Produce accurate and timely forecasts ranging from short term tactical to long term strategic plans
• Provide trend analysis and insight to feed into budgeting process to allow Operations management team to make long term plans
• Produce and maintain high quality and accurate forecasts to enable the optimisation and enhancement of customer service and sales delivery across all stores
• Provide reporting on headcount and FTE levels including variance to budget

A bit about you…

• You must be experience working with Information and Data collection, development and analysis
• You have the ability to understand raw data and tell a story with it by translating into meaningful insight for various stakeholders
• You display tenacity and able to demonstrate resilience when overcoming obstacles in order to achieve a result
• have attention for detail
• Confident and effective verbal and written communication skills

A bit about us…

The Opticians Support team continually improve processes to make a difference to our patients and customers.

Supporting and implementing systems across the business, this fast-paced function builds great relationships with our Opticians to ensure they can meet the ever changing needs of our patients and customers.

You will provide world class support and knowledge.

In return, we will build a personal development plan with you that helps you develop and further your career.

Boots Opticians is one of the leading optical chains in the UK and we’re still growing.

We’re all about enriching the lives of every person who walks through our door; including yours. Bring your skills to a business that offers genuine career progression thanks to sheer diversity of practices and roles – and expect to be supported and developed from day one. You can learn more by visiting

What we can offer you:

• Competitive Salary
• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays & option to buy an additional 5 days annual leave
• Annual discretionary bonus plan
• Market leading staff discount scheme including Boots Opticians - frames and contact lenses
• Competitive company pension scheme
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, cycle to work scheme and many more
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen and Dry Cleaning
• Boots Benevolent Fund - a registered charity that can offer support to eligible current and former colleagues in the UK, as well as their immediate relatives and dependants, at times of financial hardship

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do.  We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We offer a number of flexible working options to suit our colleagues’ needs including job share and part time working.  Our website shows examples of colleagues enjoying different working patterns.  If this interests you, please talk to us about it.

If you would like to become part of our story and make a difference – click apply and our recruitment partners will be in touch!

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