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Program Planner

Kelly Services
East Hartford, CT 06138
**Program Planner III**


**Location: East Hartford, CT**


**Company: Pratt and Whitney**


**Contract: 2+ years (manager has stated that after the contract period is up, pending good performance, they are very open to bringing contractors in directly)**


**Benefits: Eligible**


**Job Description:**


+ As a program planner, the individual will be the designated planner for one or more military contracts.

+ The planner will coordinate with cost account managers and program office management to ensure that the program IMS is kept up to date, including effective baseline change management (incorporation of changes with required documentation), subcontractor integration and IMS health management. This individual must use advanced scheduling knowledge in consulting with the Program Office on Military Engine Programs, identifying, analyzing and managing risk to program events, promoting the IMS as a healthy, integrated management tool.

+ The planner manages schedule health, making sure that the schedule is vertically and horizontally linked to perform program critical path assessments with limited oversight.


**Required Skills:**


+ Advanced experience working with Primavera software.

+ Demonstrated understanding of earned-value management principles and their application to complex projects. Experience with DCMA reporting requirements.

+ Proficiency in MS Office Programs (MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Word).

+ Demonstrated proficiency in efficient and effective schedule analysis.

+ Organized, independent and self-motivated with effective verbal/written communication skills and effective interpersonal skills.

+ Ability to efficiently and effectively handle multiple and shifting priorities while meeting deadlines


**Additional Requirements:**


+ Familiarity with the NDIA's Planning and Scheduling Excellence Guide.

+ Experience on DoD compliance programs, reporting requirements, and familiarity with the DoD Earned Value Management System Interpretation Guide (EVM Sig).

+ Experience using a Monte Carlo schedule risk simulator (i.e. Primavera Risk Analysis, Acumen Fuse).

+ Understanding of systems/project engineering concepts and practices


**Education:**


**Bachelors degree minimum**


**Years of Experience:**


**5+ years of related experience**


**This position is recruited by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Please email applications to Jacob.Schneider@kellyservices.com.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-06

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