Planner (Administration) MEAR51116 Whetstone £21,000 Here at Mears Group our vision is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve. We do this by improving homes, improving communities and improving lives and our approach is based on the development of outstanding partnerships with employees, clients, tenants, customers, their families and the wider community. With staff of all ages and walks of life, a job with Mears has a rewarding impact on the lives of others and your own life. With offices across the UK, a job at Mears could be just around the corner. An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a Planner to join us at our office based in Whetstone. Within this role, you will be responsible for monitoring and maintaining PDA control allocation and will monitor daily work volumes ensuring efficient use of resources to meet turnaround timescales. Whilst ensuring employees have the workload to allow them to perform to an optimum level at all times, you will also provide supporting information on operative performance levels. In order to be successful in this role, it is essential that you have an understanding of repairs and maintenance, including trades, materials, processes and safety. With an understanding of scheduling, appointment systems and administration, you will have the ability to load and maintain data for handheld hardware. Good IT knowledge (inc. HHT devices) will also be required, along with strong organisational skills necessary to manage and organise own workload. Above all, the successful Planner will possess a strong customer focus with ability to motivate others with the passion to thrive. Please refer to the full job description upon applying Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including - Training and development - Mears Advantage - Allowing you to save money on everything from weekly groceries, to your annual family holiday - Mears Assist - A confidential hotline open to all colleagues, providing support on a wide range of personal and work-related issues. - Long service and additional holiday leave - Colleagues who stay for a period of time at Mears are rewarded for their service. - Share Save as you Earn scheme - Buy shares within the business for three years, at a reduced price. Share in our success - Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities Employers This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.