Group Planning Analyst

Location: Exeter
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: 24,000 - 26,000
Reference: BBBH900
The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please click here. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for the interest in this role!

gap professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client who are looking for a Group Planning Analyst based in Exeter on a 6 month Fixed Term Contract. If you have a drive and passion for what you do and want to work for one of the UK’s leading manufacturers in their field, then get in touch today!

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.00am-16.30pm
Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 pro rata pa

Job Role:

Our client is looking for a Planning Analyst to join their friendly and dynamic team I Exeter. You will be Reporting to the Senior Planning Analyst to provide support in the area of data analysis for the Group. You will be required to assist with the preparation and development weekly and monthly KPI’s, sourcing and providing relevant data (i.e. output hours, productivity, work planned and overtime). Commenting on trends and unexpected variances and making the appropriate recommendations.

Experience, attributes & skills sought: 
To be considered for this opportunity it would be highly desirable if you have experience in writing Visual Basic Application macros and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access and Sage (ideally Sage 1000). In addition, you will have a natural ability to analyse data and pay close attention to detail. It is essential that you are good at problem solving and have an inquisitive nature. It is important that you are a team player and an effective communicator with a proven ability to manage your time effectively.

Sage experience (Ideally Sage 1000)
Data Analysis
Microsoft Excel, Access
Good communication and problem solving


24 days holiday, increasing to 27 days based on yearly service, plus bank holidays
Pension Scheme
Free Eye Test
Life Assurance
Cycle to work scheme
Staff Discount
Flexi Time
Staff recommendation scheme

Closing Date: 9th October 2019