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What does a resource planning analyst do?

A resource planning analyst is responsible for forecasting workloads and providing staffing to meet those demands. These analysts can be involved in processes like vendor management, logistics, and relationship management, according to Velvetjobs. A resource planning analyst can be expected to develop operational plans relating to staff, budget, and more. 

Resource planning analysts typically need to be organized, proactive, and strong communicators. Their work requires forecasting, communicating with different departments, and addressing the critical resource requirements of their organization.