Kelly Services Planner in Port Allen, Louisiana

As a Demand Planner with Kelly Services, you will be responsible for maintaining overall project planning and scheduling controls, plans and procedures. This position will be responsible for demand planner activities associated with service parts. You will collaborate with cross-functional organizations, creates and maintains forecast models; incorporating business intelligence, install base and failure rate data. A successful candidate will have a collaborative & proactive attitude, strong analytical skills, and the ability to think in a broad scope

Job Responsibilities

  • Adhere to Engineering and Projects, financial, business and project processes;

  • Provide all necessary schedules to ensure the development of proper estimates and cost forecasts within a project stage;

  • Coordinate and develop appropriate internal and external schedule benchmarks and technical limits;

  • Work extensively with Primavera P3 and Maximo scheduling tools ;

  • Implement and monitor schedules within each sub-project;

  • Analyze and monitor progress against milestones and associated deliverables;

  • Develop, maintain and periodically issue associated progress curves, completing estimates, earned value, etc.;

  • Mentor and coach others on schedule controls to aid project delivery;

  • Perform other associated duties as assigned;


  • Requires BS degree, 3-5 years in a service, manufacturing or logistics operation or equivalent. MS/MBA in Supply Chain or Operations is a plus.

  • Knowledge of demand planning, supply planning and supply chain management.

  • Strong analytical capability and statistics skills.

  • Experience in planning and scheduling brownfield modification projects;

  • Prior experience in project management, product planning, production control, inventory management, or production / manufacturing operations is strongly preferred.

  • The candidate must combine a working knowledge of world-class supply chain practices, strong analytical capabilities, and business savvy.

  • Candidate should be comfortable presenting to executive management.

  • Strong proficiency in Primavera P3 and Maximo scheduling tools is required.

  • Local candidates only and a US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card) to facilitate access to facilities.

Important information: This position is recruited by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Apply directly to this position via this job posting using a WORD document version of your most up to date resume and send me a copy directly for immediate consideration

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in

industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier

source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm

with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety

and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct

hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific

professional interests.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.