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POST DATE 9/10/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

VSE Corp Alexandria, VA

Company
VSE Corp
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
334
AJE Ref #
576134608
Location
Alexandria, VA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title
Program Control Analyst Assoc
Location
Alexandria Metro Park, Va. - US (Primary)
Job Type
Full Time/Regular
Education
Bachelor's Degree
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Category
Finance & Accounting
Exemption Type
Exempt
Job Description

VSE CORPORATION IS LOOKING FOR A PROGRAM CONTROL ANALYST TO WORK IN THE GLOBAL DIVISION OF FEDERAL SERVICES GROUP, REPORTING TO THE PROJECT MANAGER FOR MINE HUNTER COASTALS (MHCS) AS PART OF THE EGYPT FOLLOW-ON TECHNICAL SUPPORT (FOTS) TEAM. THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN ALEXANDRIA, VA.



Program Analysts ensure that VSE makes sound financial decisions. As a Program Analyst your work, whether it s modeling business scenarios or developing project-specific cost estimates, is used by our leaders to make strategic business decisions. Working on multiple projects at a time, you are focused on the details while finding creative ways to tackle big picture challenges. As a Program Analyst you will play a key role in the cross-functional project management process. You will partner with colleagues across the organization on analyses and projects that offer exposure to a wide variety of VSE s core offerings. You engage with business partners and customers and develop ways to improve program objectives. You will support programs of national and international significance. You will partner with stakeholders to understand objectives, determine requirements, and monitor and control project budgets, scope, and schedules. In addition to your day-to-day responsibilities, you will collaborate with fellow analysts on the team to support our customer s top priority programs. You are detail oriented and possess strong communication skills and an interest in honing formal project management skills. You must have a positive attitude, problem-solving skills, patience, and a strong dedication to the team and the organization.

Responsibilities

*Perform analysis that helps us understand business and performance trends. Interpret the results and gain insight to inform stakeholders. Break down problems, analyze data, and drive business insights.

*Monitor performance of internal operations, providing analysis and strategic insights to drive growth and performance. *Guide cost analysis process by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures; providing trends and forecasts; explaining processes and techniques; recommending actions.

*Recommend actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analysis.

*Provide information to management by assembling and summarizing data; preparing reports; making presentations of findings, analysis, and recommendations.

*Maintain multiple databases by entering, verifying, and backing up data.

*Assess and manage budgets and review purchase orders and invoices.

*Evaluate, prioritize, and balance requirements. Job Requirements

*BA/BS degree in Management, Finance, Economics, related field, or equivalent practical experience. Preferred qualifications

*BA/BS degree and or equivalent experience.

*2 years of quantitative work experience.

*Excellent quantitative, written, and presentation skills; innovative, organized, thorough.

*Excellent written and oral communication skills.

*Strong organizational skills, time management, and attention to detail with a focus on quality results.

*Proficiency in MS Office specifically Excel and Word. Travel
10 - 20%
Shift Type
First Shift

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer (Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans?) that understands the value of diversity and its impact on a high performance culture. We are a military friendly organization and veterans are encouraged to apply. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. Due to the incredible influx of applicants we are not able to take phone calls; we will contact you if you are a match for any position. Thank you for considering us for employment.