CTG Project Scheduler / Project Manager in Germantown, Maryland

Title: Project Scheduler / Project Manager

Location: US-MD-Germantown

Job Number: 17201819

We at CTG

are presently seekingProject

Scheduler/Project Managerat Germantown, MDfor

one of our Clients, if this opportunity interests you I urge you to email me

your updated resume toWaseem.khan@ctg.comin word format with your contact information and the best time to reach you.

Please

feel free to call me (Waseem Khan) at 800-992-5350 Ext 4985. If you need more

information

Position: Project

Scheduler/Project Manager

Location: Germantown, MD

Duration: 9 Months

Contract to hire assignment

Position Description:Project

Scheduler

The

Project Scheduler supports the Project Manager and their associated IT projects

for Conduent’s public transportation and mobility deliveries. The Project

Scheduler is the stakeholder responsible for providing project plans and

schedules; schedule visibility and control; and detailed support in the areas

of project planning, WBS creation, project tracking; production, analysis and

presentation of statistical reports indicating project status, and collecting

project metrics.

Roles

& Responsibilities

Planning,

tracking, analysis, and reporting on projects of varying contract types, size

complexity, and level of risk.

· Project

Planning, Tracking & Analysis

· Schedule

Development, Monitoring & Control

· Support

on-going process initiatives for Schedule Management

· Work

Breakdown Structure Development

· Resource

Planning

· Project

Status Review Support

· Metrics

· Master

Schedule

· Business

Development Support – Bid & Proposal

The project

scheduler interfaces with all levels of employees in a confident and positive

way, while following company processes which follow PMBOK standards and ISO9001

guidelines. Significantly interface with Program and Project Managers, Senior

Technical personnel (Managers, and Leads), Directors, Functional Managers and

support organizations.

Requirements:

· Bachelor’s

Degree, preferably in Engineering, Computer Science, Business, or Mathematics

· Five

or more years of schedule management experience

· Proficiency

scheduling with Microsoft Project 2010 or later using Critical Path Methodology

· Microsoft

Enterprise Server and Project Web Access experience highly desired

· Primavera

P6 scheduling experience highly desired

· Strong

written and oral communication skills

· PMP,

PMI-SP, PSP or certification is preferred

· Working

knowledge of Earned Value Management desired

Core Competencies - Specific

Accountabilities

· Be

conversant with all aspects of the project objectives and functional plans.

· Prepare

Gantt charts of project activities at an appropriate level of detail.

· Monitor

critical path activities to track actual start, progression and end points to

planned points. Flag material change for confirmation or corrective action.

· Assist

with the forecasting of future and ongoing project plans, including preparation

of time-phased resource plans and forecasts for labor and disbursements at an

appropriate level of detail. Includes support to fiscal budgets, fiscal

updates, project budgets and forecasts, strategic planning and ad hoc reporting

as required.

· Assist

with preparation of risk analyses. Escalate emerging and increasing risks to

project manager for action, and report progress on issues through to closure.

· Facilitate

timely communication of information to and from department and project team

members.

· Assist

with preparation of presentation materials and reports to the appropriate

stakeholders.

· Track

activity and team status against schedule as planned to anticipate and minimize

schedule slippage.

· Core

Competencies - Project communication

· Updating

and maintaining project plans

· Analyzing

project plans for progress and impact to critical path

· Providing

communication to all levels of management regarding project status and issues

· Building/achieving

consensus and integration of divisional project plans into a master or

consolidated plan

· Mentoring

and coaching project team, providing direction and decision making

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Qualifications:

CTG is the most reliable IT services provider, built on 50 years of meeting our commitments to make technology work for clients and deliver real business value. CTG provides industry-specific IT strategy, services, and solutions that address the business needs and staffing challenges of clients in high-growth industries, including major technology companies, large corporations, and government entities located in North America and Western Europe.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work Company by Modern Healthcare (since 2013) in North America, and a Best Places to Work Company in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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