Associate Program Analyst Client - 26752 in Alexandria, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

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Job Description


Position Summary

Provide programmatic support to PMS 377 Landing Craft Division. Under direct supervision, assists to analyze and evaluate programs or projects to provide program and project manager’s information to be used in planning, monitoring, and resource allocation to include financial and contractual data.  Helps to develop plans including budgets and schedules to meet contractual/project requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reviews contractual requirements and participates in defining program requirements.
  • Assists in the preparation of budgets and schedules for contract work and performs or assists in financial analysis.
  • Performs schedule risks assessments to identify and mitigate program/project cost and scheduling risks.
  • Ensures adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government.
  • Incorporates contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.
  • Develops evaluation methodology, collects and analyzes the data to determine the extent to which goals, objectives and needs are being met.
  • Implements strategies for deploying and implementing new program planning policy initiatives and measures the effectiveness of implementation.
  • Creates queries and produces custom reports from databases.
  • Creates financial projections for growth and profitability of future projects and programs.
  • Provides advice and counsel to management and plays a role in deal negotiations, contract development, due diligence and other business development or alliance development projects.
  • Develops documentation, reports, and project plans, prepares, and may present briefings and staff seminars.
  • Participates in planning meetings with business partners.
  • Serves as a resource for resolution of problems.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, or a related discipline plus 0 to 2 years of directly related experience in technical program planning, administration, budgets, and development.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for comparable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • MS Office experience in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word, required.
  • Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills, required.
  • Position requires adaptability and strong analytical skills.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.

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