Project Controls Analyst Remote (must be local to the Bay Area) System One is seeking 5 Project Controls Analysts to oversee utility projects to ensure they stay within budget and are completed on time. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in Utilities / Engineering Services sectors! Important Details:
Temp-to-hire opportunity with possibility of conversion to a permanent role (after 520 hours worked min)
Pay rate range: $50 - $65/hr. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Work location: Remote but candidates must be local to Sacramento, CA as they are required to attend client meetings once a month
Work schedule: Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Benefits after 30 days (health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, etc.)
401k after 30 days
Job offer will be contingent on drug screen and background check
US Citizenship or Permanent Residence required
Project Controls Analyst Responsibilities:
Use the cost and schedule plan to determine if project objectives are achievable
Create, maintain, and update monthly forecast budgets
Prepare various cost reports and maintain forecast accuracy
Prepare project performance analysis, cost, and schedule status reports.
Identify cost and schedule variances from objectives and recommend corrective action
Assess and report on project performance using established industry standards.
Ensure that responses to project budget, and GRC or FERC cost requests reflect accurate and current project cost information and stakeholders are in concurrence.
Provide regular communication on project cost, schedule and risk status to project team members, stakeholders and public.
Interface with design and planning resources and software systems.
Review and assist in the preparation of Advance Authorizations, Job Estimates and Re-Authorizations and assist PM in routing for approval.
Prepare journal entries and coordinate or process goods receipts in current software system.
Ensure that responses to budget and cost requests reflect correct project cost information and stakeholders are in concurrence.
Input data into various programs and prepare various cost and forecasting reports.
Project Documentation & Reporting:
Verify that project cost and schedule milestones were/were not attained and provide input to identify future process or business improvements and work with responsible parties to implement.
Manage orders from inception through completion and all required documentation is entered in current software system (Ex: EDMS).
Resolve all open items, ensure compliance requirements are met and settlement rules are entered, and close out order.
Maintain scope change, contingency release, change order, and journal entry logs.
Maintain written and electronic project documentation and records for required aspects of the project: Maintain project files in accordance with established guidelines and requirements (Ex: utilizing the electronic document management system or EDMS).
Document change order requests, project status, key issues, risks and resolution, priority changes and approvals.
Provide Project Manager with monthly report of project costs and/or schedule information including variance analysis according to an agreed upon level of detail and prioritization.
Provide Project Team members with current status report containing schedule and cost information. Comply with Utility Operations Policies, Standards and Guidelines.
Assist PM with Post Job Critique.
Central Data Management Functions - Quality and Analysis
Prepare various monthly and weekly project management reports and report performance reports to management group including scorecards.
Ensure quality of reports for the department, to report out to stakeholders.
Validate weekly and monthly data sets.
May provide support to project manager(s) as necessary.
Fulfill ad-hoc requests for cost-related data analysis.
Participate on (or lead) various process improvement initiatives within Project Management.
Central Financial Analysis Functions - Project Budget & Cycle Forecast Monitoring/Reporting:
Prepare various monthly and weekly project performance reports - budget and cycle forecast reports; and finance status reports, utilizing the financial tracking software (e.g. SAP/BW system and EPM).
Coordinate and work with all stakeholders, on creating new reports, that best measure and support good business decisions, to meet the Year End Annual Budget target.
Coordinate and summarize project cycle forecast variance explanations for the department, to report out to stakeholders.
Ensure that all responses to budget, quarterly cycle requests reflect accurate and current project cost information and stakeholders are in concurrence.
Post and update all the project performance; budget and cycle forecast; and status reports on the Project Management website.
Financial and Performance Management
Monitor, analyze and report out on the Department’s Forecasting Performance, with weekly performance reports, utilizing the financial tracking tools (e.g. SAP/BW)
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. System One maintains a drug-free workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer
System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.Full-time