Master Scheduler - Contract Job in Washington, DC

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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/24/2016

Modis Washington, DC

Company
Modis
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
23180710.21601033
AJE Ref #
576182838
Location
Washington, DC
Job Type
Regular
Required Licenses/Certifications
df-aj

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span span style='color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman;font-size:12pt;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;' MODIS is seeking qualified master project schedulers for contract job opportunities in Washington, DC (Union Station Metro). This role is responsible for implementing the tools, systems and work processes to effectively manage control and report on schedule and progress measurement for a project. br   br Role & Requirements: br Planning, work measurement and collection of performance data such as installed quantities, expended labor and other progress measurement data.   br * Manages and tracks all changes, potential changes, ensuring estimates of schedule changes are given visibility br * Integration of schedule data within the company’s enterprise project management system. br * Updating and maintaining project schedules in accordance with approved work plans, long-term strategic plans and other schedule and plan tools br * Works independently on routine project risk assessment issues, manage conflict, and provide resolution br * Supports the intake process of projects br * Partners closely with business partners to analyze new projects and readiness for governance decisions br * Supports the governance and project status review meetings. br * Manages portfolio management artifacts, decisions, communications, metrics, and reporting. br * Create a collaborative partnership among executive leaders and portfolio stakeholders and enables resource demand planning, change management, and project pipeline planning decisions. br * Support the creation of project management best practices, tools, and ways to drive efficiency in order to reduce costs and add value. br * Adheres to Enterprise Project Management methodology. br   br Required Skills & Work Experience br * Working knowledge project controls, schedule skills (schedule management, schedule reporting) & br * Strong focus on collaboration, team building, and customer service br * Effectiveness working diplomatically across teams with varying objectives. br * Strong oral and written communication skills across all levels br * Ability to organize and present project portfolio reports, proposals, and other related portfolio information br * Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, MS Project), MS SharePoint, SAP, BPC br * Experience with Project Controls management relating to scheduling and estimating at a project level.   br * Familiarity with project controls tools and work processes.   br * Minimum of three years of practitioner experience with project controls and project management.   br * Knowledge of contracts and contract administration including its assessment and implementation at each br   br /span br /span