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Richardson Texas - 70k-75k + Benefits Full Time Posted: Monday, 11 February 2019
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Project Planner II

Ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and should be able to work with multiple project managers and multiple projects simultaneously. Candidate will develop and track budgets and project plans, monitor schedule and performance progress, explain cost and schedule variances, establish and prepare estimates at completion, create workaround plans to recover variances and mitigate risks. Candidate will also develop, validate and submit client invoices, monitor vendor and internal expenses and prepare Project financial reports. Candidate will work closely with both Project Managers and Accounting department to maintain auditable Project financial records and to maximize Labor Resource pool usage. Candidate will support project leadership in P&L and Cash Flow analysis as pertains to the project. It is expected that minimum guidance will be required for the day to day activities. Must demonstrate regular and predictable attendance during core business hours.

Required Experience:

Minimum Requirements:

  • HS diploma or equivalent plus 3-5 years experience required OR 4 year degree in business, accounting, finance, economics, computer science or related field plus 1-3 years experience
  • Prior experience with automated tools such as Primavera, Open Plan, Cobra, Deltek required
  • 1 year experience with MS Project Professional (MPP) required
  • Good working knowledge of Excel, including advanced tools such as pivot tables and VLOOKUP functions for efficient data summary and analysis
  • Must possess an energetic, pro-active and self-starting work ethic.

Additional Desired Requirements:

  • Experience with Microframe Project Manager (MPM), Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and Cost Control background a plus
  • Experience in scheduling and controlling software development projects a plus
  • Knowledge of SDLC and/or Agile methodologies is preferred.

Richardson Texas, United States of America
IT, Finance, Engineering
70k-75k + Benefits
Wiley Flowers
2/11/2019 8:04:15 AM

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