Welcome to our Jobs Page at The Forum 

Welcome to our jobs page.  

If you would like a job posted please email jobs@theforum.social with full details and a suitable logo - don't forget contact information for applicants to apply.  This is a free service for Forum members - a charge applies for non-members - contact us for info.

In association with

Contact Centre Forecasting & Planning Manager

04 September 2019

Contact Centre Forecasting & Planning Manager

Leeds City Centre

Reporting to the GM – Contact Centre Planning and MI, the Forecasting & Planning Manager will be responsible for a team of Forecasting & Scheduling Analysts and will be accountable for all aspects of Contact Centre planning and forecasting across our multi-channel, multi-site operation.
As the Forecasting & Planning Manager, you will be responsible for the coachingdevelopment and management of a team of Analysts, providing support and guidance to enable optimum performance. You will oversee all aspects of Contact Centre planning and forecasting and the effectivedeployment of these resources through demand profiling, with the objective of maximising service levels in the most cost-effective way.  You will work closely with key operational managers to ensure positive engagement and provide information and insight which will enable us to deliver industry leading service levels for our customers. Through a proactive approach, you will analyse and interpret data and continually review our processes, making recommendations for improvement alongsidereporting on key metrics. You will regularly lead cross functional meetings where performance and forecasts are discussed, and risk and solutions are identified.

The successful candidate will already demonstrate Role Model behaviours. Analytical and organized, you will have proven background in a resource planningforecasting and scheduling role in acontact centre environment. A strong people manager, you will have proven experience of leading a team of direct reports in a similar role. Knowledge of business metricsWFM tools and ACD reporting and administration is required along with advanced level Excel skills. You will ideally have previous exposure to driving business improvements and technological changes through the operational planning process and will possess the ability to communicate effectively with senior management levels. 

This is a great opportunity to be part of an exciting forward thinking business. We operate scheduled leisure flights to holiday destinations in the Mediterranean, the Canary Islands and to European Leisure Cities from our 9 UK bases.

Help us to send our all-important customers on holiday with Jet2.com and Jet2holidays!!



Theme picker

About us

As an independent association established since 2000, we offer a trusted space for professionals in contact centre, field service, back office or retail operation. Benchmark against the best in class and learn from innovators and pioneers.


Capacity Planning, Forecasting & Budgets
11th February, Manchester
Our new workshop programmes for 2020 are continually updated with examples of the latest developments.

Other Learning Workshops


Customer Strategy & Planning 2020
27th & 28th April 2020
Learn first-hand from practitioners and business leaders who are delivering successful change.

National Conferences 2019
Catch up on the highlights
Annual conferences dedicated to the needs of their communities.

Get in touch

Copyright © 2019 - All Rights Reserved - theforum.social