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Project Control Specialist

Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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Performs a variety of project control assignments requiring the application of advanced techniques and analyses. Develops and implements cost control support for one or more large projects of varying contract types (CPFF, T&M FFP); monitoring costs to stay within budget and identifying/reducing financial risk. Creates job budgets, updates of the forecasts and the percent complete analysis. Coordinates the process of requesting subcontract procurement and tracking subcontract performance as needed on assigned prime contracts. Provides weekly/monthly cost and project health reports to internal and external customers. Works in Costpoint, CER, TESS, Unanet and any other project controls-specific tools to assist with these efforts. Duties also include providing specialized reports to project managers to support individual contract and corporate requirements and providing, reviewing and approving information to/from other internal organizations (procurement, contracts) regarding contract requirements.


  • Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult project control problems. May interface with clients and attend regular meetings.
  • Develops baseline schedules and budgets aligning with contract proposals.
  • Analyzes, evaluates, and forecasts current status against baseline. Reports status of schedule and budget to appropriate project and Company management.
  • Presents conclusions and makes recommendations by analyzing facts and conditions, and makes recommendations for corrections or improvements.
  • Understands and applies the provisions and terms and conditions of contracts, Government regulation requirements, and ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Customizes project control systems and reports to meet specific project requirements.
  • Accumulates and accesses historical data, such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting.
  • Communicates, interfaces, and coordinates with Finance personnel, Project Managers, Procurement personnel, Accounts Payable personnel, Accounts Receivable personnel, Contracts personnel, DCAA auditors, Human Resources, Management, and other professional staff in a professional and cooperative manner.
  • May lead in the development of work breakdown structure to meet contract management and reporting needs.
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


  • 4-year degree in Finance or related field (or equivalent experience) and 3-8 years of related work experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software, specifically Excel, Powerpoint and Word.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks (without guidance) and work on multiple items at once
  • Experience with Costpoint
  • Team player with customer relationship focus
  • Eligible for a DOD Security Clearance, which requires US Citizenship



Posted: 2020-09-11 Expires: 2020-10-12

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