AECOM Senior Project Analyst in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Business Line Government

Position Title Senior Project Analyst

United States of America - New Mexico


Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for an experienced

Senior Project Analyst in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

The successful candidate will provide cost analysis for Department and Control Account Managers (CAMs) to insure costs and budgets are accurate and timely. This includes assisting managers in preparation of annual, contract period and life cycle budgets, reviewing estimates, and preparing baseline change requests. Assist in preparing monthly variance explanations, accruals, and responding to various budget exercises. Must communicate with buyers regarding purchase orders and estimates, input cost corrections and accrual information into our Integrated Financial Management System (PeopleSoft) and input approved budget baseline changes and monthly status of projects in the Primavera Project Management Tool. Analyze a variety of cost and schedule information. Resolve related problems and assure compliance with prescribed system criteria. Analyze cost plans and schedules for variance impacts, horizontal and vertical coordination of schedules, critical paths, and related information and data to determine and identify potential problems. Assist in the development and preparation of ad hoc reports and budget scenarios to support program objectives. Support cost account managers need for accurate data and program analysis using a network of systems to facilitate budgetary data collection, monitoring, review, development, analysis, charting, and communication. Assist in the development, maintenance, and revision of work authorization directives and statements of work. Develop report formats to meet requirements of both internal and external customers. Coordinate changes to project baseline cost and schedule documents.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree with six (6) years of experience with cost accounting, budgeting, and strategic planning.

  • Must have the fundamental knowledge of planning and control principles and techniques.

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of earned value management specific to DOE order 413.3b.

  • Work experience associated with TRU waste generator sites and transportation.

  • Six Sigma or Lean background a plus.

  • PeopleSoft and Primavera software knowledge preferred.

  • Previous WIPP experience is preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Finance and Accounting

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 169815BR