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Project Control Specialist (FT Flex)

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Arlington, VA
Job Type
Temp To Perm
Mar 12, 2018
Job ID
Management and Strategic Consulting Firm for the federal, private and non-profit sectors has a need for a Project Control Specialist
Company: Management and Strategic Consulting firm located in Arlington, VA
Location: Arlington, VA  

Job Type: Temp to Perm
Hours/Schedule: FT Flex

Rate: $65,000 - $75,000 based on experience

Job Description: As the Project Control Specialist you will have the following responsibilities for projects and contracts across the company:

  • Lead the accumulation, assignment, analysis, and reporting of project revenue, cost data and contract documentation associated with consulting services
  • Providing timely, reliable financial reporting, respond to ad-hoc requests and troubleshoot as needed
  • Manage the preparation and accuracy of customer invoicing 
  • Assist with the initiation and ongoing management of a new project and resource management and time and expense system (Unanet)
  • Serve as the key liaison between the accounting, contracts and delivery teams
  • Provide secure record keeping and management of contracts documentation
  • Directly support the accounting team with revenue recognition by preparing monthly revenue reporting consistent with company best practices, GAAP and FAR
  • Assist the accounting team with the preparation of annual and monthly reporting requirements
  • Research and lead or recommend actions to correct issues such as: costs charged to a contract where the period of performance has ended, inaccurate revenue or profit recognition and unapproved workforce charging

  • 3- 5 years of relevant work experience, specifically with a Federal professional services firm
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or business administration required 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to collaborate and lead effectively across all levels of an organization
  • Strong analytical skills and an innate ability to solve complex problems
  • Ability to work independently with minimal guidance and remain flexible in a fast paced and changing environment 
  • Strong work ethic, high degree of professionalism, and a customer service orientation
  • High proficiency in Excel and the ability to effectively simplify complex data to a variety of stakeholders
  • Superior attention to detail