Project Scheduler

Manassas, VA
Level/Salary Range: 
HR Contact: 
William Keating
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Security Clearance Required: 
May require a DoD Clearance
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The Project Scheduler will develop and maintain project schedules and support Program Managers (PMs) and Control Account Managers (CAMs) with project scheduling and analysis in an Earned Value environment.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Must have an excellent working knowledge of MS office suite. Must be highly proficient in Project.
• Scheduling experience under an Earned Value Management System (EVMS).
• Demonstrate good communication skills, both written and verbal.
• Must be organized and able to work well with others in a team environment.
• Experience with financial analysis is desired.
• Previous experience in government contracting is desired.
• Experience with Schedule Analysis tool is a plus
• Experience with Cobra software is a plus.
• CAM experience is a plus.
• Applicant may be required to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop and maintain an EV compliant IMS and intermediate/detail schedules.
• Develop schedules that include resource loading, project phasing, project milestones, and represent critical relationships between program tasks as required to plan, coordinate, and visualize all significant program activities.
• Work with PMs and/or CAMs to provide schedule status on a monthly basis.
• Proactive assessment of project schedule risks for effective mitigation.
• Develop and analyze planning, scheduling and change related metrics/reports, including critical path analysis, resource analysis, etc.
• Based on requests from the PM and/or CAMs, be able to analyze trends, develop reports, facilitate communication and provide feedback on program performance.
• Maintain compliance with requirements for schedules on government contracts, including EVMS requirements.
• Incorporate and document changes to the schedule throughout the life-cycle of the program.
• Conduct reconciliation of data contained within schedule tools to ensure accuracy.
• Work closely with financial analysts to ensure cost and schedule integration.

Education / Experience Required: 

Bachelor's degree in business, technical field, or other related field, or equivalent related job experience.

Quality Support, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.
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