Project Controls Specialist


Baton Rouge, LA

What you'll be doing

Plans and executes the project controls requirements for project under administrative guidance. Responsible for providing technical and administrative direction, coordination, evaluation, training and coaching to a team of project controls personnel. Analyzes variances in cost and schedule performance against the plan, and communicates the reasons for variance and proposed mitigation plans to project management. Supervises the implementation of work breakdown and project coding structures for control and integrity of work defined by the contract. Leads the proposal efforts for cost/scheduling requirements. Interprets contract conditions to ensure compliance. Develops and delivers training program in project control systems and methods.

What your background should be

At least 3-5 years of experience in project scheduling. Prepare project estimates, plans and schedules by interpreting design drawings and specifications. Ability to work with minimal supervision; deal with aggressive deadlines and changing requirements. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Able to comprehend complex scope and scheduling tasks. Strong leadership presence, motivational skills. Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) skills.

Required Schooling / Training

Not specified

Who is the client company

This is a multinational company providing engineering, information technology and staffing services to clients in a range of industries including energy, chemical, aerospace, defense, transportation and financial services.
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