Project Business Manager in Pasadena, CA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 2/13/2021

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Job Description

Project Business Manger

Pasadena, CA

Direct Hire

The Project Business Manager (PBM) will lead the companies Project Business Office (PBO) and will report to the Project Manager. The PBM is accountable for all PBO functions and products and is responsible for leading the project business team following best practices. The PBM will manage a team of approximately six project business professionals that spans the disciplines of scheduling, budgeting, Earned Value Management, financial planning and reporting, subcontract tracking and contingency analysis. The PBM will support the project with financial planning and project controls necessary to manage the project to cost and schedule objectives. This includes the development and maintenance of the project resource-loaded schedule and performance measurement baseline, and the production of earned value reports and other financial products. The PBM will interface extensively with the project's technical managers and the corporate accounting and procurement teams. The PBM will be responsible for written reports and briefings of financial status.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 8 - 10 years of experience in project controls with at least 5 years in a leadership position
  • Bachelor's in Business, Finance, Engineering, or related fields
  • Advanced knowledge of Deltek Cobra, Primavera P6, and MS Excel
  • Advanced knowledge of EVMS best business practices, policies and procedures
  • Advanced knowledge of National Science Foundation EVMS standards and practices
  • Some knowledge of financial and project cost accounting and procurement systems
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Capable of exercising sound judgement and discretion

Bonus Skills:

  • MBA or Master's in Business, Finance, or related field
  • Extensive experience with cost/schedule baseline change control processes
  • Familiarity with Monte Carlo and risk analysis utilizing Deltek Acumen or other applications
  • Familiarity and experience with National Science Foundation or Department of Energy project controls processes and requirements
  • Previous experience working in a technical environment with engineers and scientists on large engineering and construction projects
  • Previous experience working in engineering projects developing scientific instrumentation and involving civil construction
  • Possess a certificate as a Project Management Professional (PMP)

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