Capacity Planner

Atlanta, GA 30308

Posted: 01/18/2019 Category: Project Management Job Number: 7952

Experienced IT Capacity Planning PM is being sought to work as part of a Security team. 

This is a contract opportunity.


Our client is seeking a Capacity Planner to improve the organization' s ability to consistently meet business commitments within approved budget by more effectively tracking and managing resource utilization and capacity.  Capacity planner is responsible for:
  • Labor resource management, oversight, reporting, and analysis
  • Responsible for closely monitoring end-to-end labor capacity and making proactive recommendations to mitigate risk and rationalize the optimal resource allocation across initiatives to meet business needs and requirements within the approved budget
  •   Utilizes data from tools and reports, such as Primavera, Excel, Cognos, to perform workload modeling and analysis
  • Closely tracks resource allocation and all staffed/unfilled roles.  Partners with managers and team leads to ensure that resource allocation issues are identified, reviewed, and resolved in a timely manner
  • Partners with managers to provide support and oversight for all labor on-boarding and off-boarding activities and aligns changes in labor with the organization’ s financials
  • Participates in the development of processes and tools to ensure that labor tracking is executed consistency and efficiently across the organization
  • Facilitates collaboration between stakeholders that may have different business priorities and objectives
  • Applies an understanding of key business processes and practical experience to solve a range of business problems
  • Analyzes possible solutions using experience and judgment

  • Bachelor’ s degree and a minimum of 5 years of experience in Information Technology                                                                                          
  • 5+ years of direct, hands-on, experience with resource capacity planning
  • 5+ years’ experience utilizing tools and reports, such as Primavera, Excel, Cognos, or other tools to perform workload modeling and capacity analysis
  • Experience working in large (100+), fast-paced, matrixed organization and engaging with multiple teams on an ongoing basis
  • Experience with shared document repository, such as SharePoint
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 5+ years of experience using MS Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visio, Project)
  • Experience with developing and generating reports                                            

About JDC Group:

JDC Group is a technology recruiting and staffing company based in Atlanta, Georgia. Founded in 2005, we connect exceptional technology talent with successful companies all over North America to form productive teams. We were voted one of Atlanta’ s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® and named one of Inc. 5000’ s Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America. To learn more about us, please visit

JDC Group Phone Number: 4046013310

Email: [email protected]

Customer Account Code: ED3K2CX77LGVJ3HLP65X





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