Project Controls Specialist - Remote Opportunity
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: May 26, 2023
Project Controls Specialist - Remote Opportunity - ( 23000244
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Stantec is seeking a Project Controls Specialist with a solid background in project controls functions. The Project Controls Specialist is a key point of contact for numerous internal and external stakeholders. You will be responsible for all aspects of the position as outlined below.
Your Key Responsibilities
Providing budget, contract, and financial management support to project managers
Understanding contract terms and assisting project managers with maintaining the life cycle of projects per client requirements and company guidelines
Coordinating with project accounting staff to ensure invoices are submitted per established timelines and contractual requirements
Providing support to diverse groups at all levels of management
Auditing project management reports for financial impacts and provisions for gross profit optimization
Assisting project managers with monthly forecasts and financial estimates
Supporting project managers with project/program enterprise structures, i.e.: work breakdown structures, and cost breakdown structures as part of project budgeting and setup
Performing and managing all budget and cost control functions
Preparing month-end reports, variance reports, and ad hoc reports as required
Performing analytics and interpreting project/program data for continuous improvement
Preparing financial reconciliations as required
Training, managing, or mentoring others
Administrating the use of project management information systems in the areas such as budget/cost control, document control, reporting
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Experience in cost controls including budgeting, forecasting, and earned value management
Understanding of contract terms
Working knowledge of project accounting methods and requirements
Understanding of principles and methods related to earned value management
Experience in working with and providing support to diverse groups at all levels of management
Proficient user of MS Project and SQL /SharePoint applications is a plus
Master user of Microsoft Office Suite (specifically desired: expertise in MS Excel)
Detail-oriented, organized, and proven time management skills
Excellent communication skills (both oral and written)
Ability to see the "big picture" and use common sense to make decisions
Ability and desire to build trusting, long-term relationships with stakeholders
Understanding of project accounting methods and requirements
Coordinate internal and external business processes to meet the requirements of both
Education and Experience
BS degree or relevant technical college program
5 years of experience in project/program controls, project management, or project accounting
Experience working in a consulting or project management environment is strongly preferred
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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The final agreed upon compensation is based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. At Stantec certain roles are bonus eligible.
Benefits Summary: Full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).
Temporary employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.
Primary Location : United States-California-Sacramento
Other Locations : United States-Nevada-Las Vegas, United States-Wisconsin-Milwaukee, United States-Maryland-Baltimore, United States-Florida-Tampa, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-North Carolina-Charlotte, United States-Texas-Austin, United States-Oregon-Portland
Organization : BC-2391 EnvSvcs-US Project Support
Employee Status : Regular
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Travel : No
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : May 16, 2023, 2:18:39 PM
Req ID: 23000244
Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans
Project Controls Specialist - Remote Opportunity - ( 23000244
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