IT/Software/Technology

Project Analyst

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS (S3) HAS AN OPENING!

Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Project Analyst for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients!

Job Title: Project Analyst

Location(s): 100% REMOTE

Role Type: W2 ONLY

Contract Length: 12 months with the potential for extension/conversion.

How to Apply: send resume and contact information to Corey Rennie, Sourcing Specialist, at crennie@strategicstaff.com

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Maintain databases, spreadsheets, and files utilizing various desktop software programs. Primarily using the MS Office Suite and MS Visio.
  • Generates, formats, analyzes, and edits reports.
  • Supports the program lead(s) with the maintenance of project documentation and deliverables.
  • Acts as scribe in project meetings and publishes meeting minutes as required.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement in creation, validation, delivery of reports and identify new reporting and metric opportunities.
  • Tracks resources related to project activities/tasks.
  • Supports monitoring of budget adherence and identifies trends or issues that may jeopardize achievement of same.
  • Assists in the preparation of the project budget and tracking, reporting, and monitoring of actual project expenditures.
  • Communicates project needs and escalates to the Program Lead as appropriate.
  • Demonstrates good presentation skills and projects credibility and poise.
  • May facilitate meetings in place of project manager or program lead as needed.
  • Works on projects of varied scope and technical complexity.
  • Can negotiate effectively within the limits of the Project Analyst authority.
  • Ability to build win-win situations and constructive agreements among stakeholders, within the limits of their authority and exposure to the stakeholders.
  • Makes decisions in a timely manner, sometimes with incomplete information and under tight deadlines and pressure (within the limits of their authority).
  • Keeps team and Program Delivery Manager/Director informed of progress, issues that impact the achievement of goals established.
  • Accurately reports time worked.
  • Compliant with Time and Attendance policy (review impact of unplanned absences, responsible use of PAL, lateness or leaving work before the end of the regularly scheduled shift).
  • Maintains the project documentation on the corporate network drive / Confluence / Sharepoint Site.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Project Manager or Manager for the Program Management Office (PMO).

Required Qualifications/Experiences:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent job experience
  • 3-5 years professional experience with solid communication skills, attention to detail and ability to multi-task effectively
  • One-year project related experience.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite and Visio.
  • Knowledge and some experience of scheduling tools. (MS Project, Clarity, Rally, Jira, etc).
  • Understanding of software development and Agile, preferably as a team member on a custom application development project or Agile team.

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-205780
Publish Date: 19 Aug 2022

Tagged as: Project Analyst