NANA Regional Corporation Project Analyst in Lorton, Virginia

Project Analyst

Description

TUVA provides turnkey solutions that offer better systems, tools, and methods to further your goals, reduce costs, and streamline operations. From requirements analysis, design, and implementation to operations and training TUVA’s personnel are well-versed in best practices across Enterprise IT, Mission Support Services, and Specialized Technologies.

TUVA, LLC is looking for a hard-working, dedicated, professional Project Analyst to assist in a variety of project support tasks. Looking for someone to assist the Direct of Defense Programs and Project Managers with all aspects and processes of Project Management (initiating, planning, executing, monitoring & controlling, closing) in accordance with “A guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide)”. This position be responsible to for using analytic skills in the development of project plans and project financials.

RESPOSIBILITIES/DUTIES:

  • Develop Project Charter for assigned projects

  • Develop Project Management Plan for assigned projects

  • Direct and Manage Project Work for assigned projects

  • Monitor and Control Project Work for assigned projects

  • Close Project or Phase for assigned projects

  • Conduct Cost-Benefit Analysis (CBA) for assigned projects to determine return on investment (ROI)

  • Using discretion and independent judgement, must be able to create, update and maintain work breakdown schedules (WBS) in MS Project to meet contract deliverable requirements for assigned projects

  • Using analytical research and independent judgement make recommendations to company leadership for assigned projects

  • Interface with customers/clients to ensure projects are properly being executed for assigned projects

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

- Must be detail-oriented and able to independently perform/prioritize multiple tasks and meet specific deadlines

- Advanced verbal and written communication skills

- Excellent communication, organization and interpersonal skills required

- Ability to think proactively and creatively to solve/prevent recurring issues

- Advanced analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills

- Knowledge and understanding of Project Management Institute (PMI) project coordination and scheduling using MS Project, Project Server or similar system

- Ability to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, MS Project and SharePoint)

- Knowledge of presentation design, template usage and presentation delivery technics

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

- Bachelor Degree (Technical degree preferred and Mater Degree is plus)

- Advanced office automation skills including Microsoft Office Suite with Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint

- MS Project experience required

- SharePoint experience required

- Desire to grow career into other roles in the future

- Eligible to obtain and maintain a security clearance

- Ability to obtain the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) and/or the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Program & Project Management

Primary Location: US-VA-Lorton

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: TUV00825