Bridgethorne are looking for a Resource Manager to partner with each business unit to provide ongoing resource planning support across all project types utilising both Employee and Associate/Contractor resource.

Bridgethorne are category, shopper and sales specialists devoted to drive profitable growth for many household name brands.  We transform consumer and retailer data and research into practical, dependable and powerful insight that our clients can act upon with absolute confidence.

Our teams provide consultancy, research, training and outsourced services to get products onto the right retail shelves and into shoppers baskets.  We’re here to drive commercial performance – revealing real opportunities and helping our clients to successfully capitalise on them.

The role of Resource Manger involves the following:

  • Allocation of appropriate resource to prospective and landed projects.
  • Provision and discussion of prospective or confirmed project briefs to available Associates/Contractors
  • Generation of inputs and information for completing weekly employee availability and utilisation reporting availability including highlighting utilised resource
  • To help maintain resource database, review, interpret and proactively flagging of potential shortfalls in future resource.
  • To assist with any other New Business Development (NBD) tasks or projects that may arise from across the business.

Required Attributes:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to form strong relationships with leadership/senior teams, Employees and Associates
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Advanced working knowledge of all Microsoft packages especially Excel and PowerPoint and good knowledge of Outlook and Word.

Required Experience – a minimum of 2 of the following:

  • Internal resource planning
  • Working with FMCG business
  • Learning and Development
  • New Business Development

Hours and Basis:

25-30 hours per week across 5 days. Hybrid working, at least 1-2 days office based.

Initial 3 month contract with potential to become permanent.


£35,000 pro rata dependent on experience