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Handout 2: Acquire physical resources BBQfun physical resources requirements Role-play information Learner 1 plays the role of the Operations General Manager Learner 2 plays the role of the Chief Financial Officer. Scenario BBQfun is in the process of implementing an operational plan to expand its business territory. This expansion involves acquiring physical resources to service customers in the new territory. The new territory team consists of; 1 Territory Manager 3 Delivery Driver Supervisors 30 Delivery Drivers 1 Call Centre Supervisor 10 Call Centre Operators. All employees will operate out of the organisation’s current office location as there is space available on these premises for this team. However, the physical resources required for the team to enable them to operate will need to be acquired. Ten delivery vehicles have been identified as required and the Operations General Manager believes that the ten delivery vehicles should be purchased by the company. The CFO disagrees and believes that the vehicles should be leased. Activity 1. Prepare your argument for the role-play. 2. You can use the internet to complete research for your argument. 3. Participate in the role-play. 4. Upon completion of the role play you must come to a decision as whether the vehicles will be purchased or leased and why. 5. Develop an implementation plan for the resourcing in accordance with the BBQfun operational plan. 6. Each team will report back to the class by providing a brief overview and summary of their decision. BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan 1 st edition version: 1 © 2015 Innovation and Business Industry Skills Council Ltd
Below is a detailed list of the required physical resources: Resource Number required Date required PDA computer for delivery driver 10 1 June 201X PDA computer for delivery driver 10 1 August 201X PDA computer for delivery driver 10 1 October 201X Delivery van 10 1 June 201X Delivery van 10 1 August 201X Delivery van 10 1 October 201X Desk and chair delivery driver supervisor 1 1 June 201X Desk and chair delivery driver supervisor 1 1 August 201X Desk and chair delivery driver supervisor 1

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