Kelly Services Project Scheduler in Dover, New Hampshire

Project Scheduler

Location: Dover, NH 03820

Duration: Contract to Hire/Direct Hire

Hourly Pay: $25-29

Annual Salary: 55-60k

The Project Scheduler is a technical and analytical position primarily responsible for the management of and reporting from JIRA and MS Project plans to support cross contract, project planning and resource allocation, mitigation of schedule conflicts, and solution modeling. This responsibility is day-to-day as well as forward looking, focused on ensuring accurate timely delivery of data and reporting deliverables. This position interacts with multiple project teams to identify and develop individual project schedules.

Qualifications (Education/Skills):

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience; minimum of three (3) years’ experience in a program or project management environment responsible for facilitating schedules across functional teams; educational assessment industry experience preferred.

Strong data analysis and reporting skills

Effective meeting management and communication skills

Experience utilizing JIRA and MS Project or similar scheduling software beyond basic functions

Experience in risk management and contingency planning

Project portfolio management (PPM) system experience (e.g., Clarity, Deltek, Rational, Primavera, MS Project Server) a plus

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) in MS Project a plus

Industry certification, e.g., PMP, CAPM or university degree with major in project management a plus

University continuation education certification and or internal project management certification from recognized employer a plus

Ability to understand complex functional area processes to model task dependencies and analyze schedule issues

Ability to identify and forecast schedule disruptions that may have a negative impact

Ability to assess the urgency of multiple, competing tasks and to prioritize and organize work assignments.


Intermediate to Advanced level working in MS Project.

Must have worked on large scale/complex schedules of project with over 1,000 tasks.

Ability to forecast and see issues with future timelines as new actions are added to the project.

Experience working across several different business units with key stake holders and up to C/VP level employees.

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Category: Project/Program Management