Resource Planning Analyst
Our client a leading retail brand, is looking for a contract Resource Planning Analyst. The Resource Planning Analyst plays a key role in the success of delivering multiple projects by ensuring all resource needs have been met under existing space, timing, and funding constraints.
Job Qualifications & Responsibilities Include:
High level of communication and organization with Project Managers for assigned projects.
Ensures that PMs are aware of resource trends and any staffing issues (time cards, approvals, resources, etc…).
Understands high level risks and issues that may drive additional project cost, resource or project delivery.
Facilitates on-going meetings with respective domains in the company Tech space. Forecasts and tracks resource allocation to projects.
Identifies and fills any cross-domain project needs and communicates and highlights upcoming resource needs to senior management.
Resource planning experience.
Previous experience in IT development.
Previous experience with Agile software delivery methodology a plus.
Understanding of Capital vs. Expense charges.
Detail oriented and meticulous.
Self motivated individual as well as a team player.
Proactive in leveraging available resources.
Willingness to learn and adapt.
Proficiency in Excel including data management, Pivot Tables and data analysis.
Experience with web-based accounting tools, especially Clarity a plus.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Organizational and time management skills.
Ability to prioritize and multi-task.
EXPERIENCE LEVEL 5+ years