Nov 30, 2023

Project Controls Analyst

  • Sacramento, CA, USA
Full time Construction

Job Description

**Company Description** **Work with Us. Change the World.** At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations. There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world. We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us. **Job Description** AECOM is seeking a Project Controls Analyst to support our Water Resources Business Line in Sacramento, California. You'll be able to provide financial support to critical engineering projects throughout the region. The successful candidate will be able to communicate well, have an eye for detail, think critically, solve problems, and apply their knowledge and skills in an effective manner. In this role you will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of engineering project managers and professionals who will partner with you as you continue to grow and develop in your professional career. **Your responsibilities may include but are not limited to:** + Working with the company financial and cornerstone systems and processes. + Applying financial terminology, measures, financial data analysis concepts and principles in assignments. + Recognizing processes/project actions that may lead to project financial impact. + Developing and maintains WBS for small projects. + Assisting in the use of drawings and specifications in the establishment of project baseline data. + Beginning basic analysis of cost and schedule variances. + Developing knowledge of accounting principles. + Assisting in assembling data for trending and forecasting. + Understanding progress/performance data and associated concepts and principles. Participates in the collection of progress data and review of performance trends. + Being familiar with earned value, scope control and change management concepts, principles and methodologies. + Collecting data and produces an initial analysis on manpower, labor hour, and labor cost requirements versus budget limitations. + Collecting and analyzes data for tracking actual cost to funding limitations. + Providing support to tracking purchase order and subcontract commitments and expenditures. + Being familiar with the concepts and principles of project revenue and cost. + Exposure to basic scheduling and cost baseline fundamentals, concepts; performance management and cost/schedule integration concepts and principles. + Developing knowledge of scope control and change management. + Supporting project reporting process as required. + Participating in project cost review meetings. **Qualifications** **Minimum Requirements:** + Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education **Preferred Qualifications:** + 2+ years of work experience within project controls, finance, or accounting **Additional Information** + Offered rate of compensation in Sacramento, CA will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The target salary range for this position is $70,000 - $95,000. + AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs. **About AECOM** AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM. **Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity** You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too. Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. **ReqID:** J10098568 **Business Line:** Water **Business Group:** DCS **Strategic Business Unit:** West **Career Area:** Program & Project Management **Work Location Model:** On-Site