Project Coordinator (Task, Resource, Schedule Management) at McKean Defense

Posted in General Business 28 days ago.

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Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Job Description:

McKean Defense

Project Coordinator (Task, Resource, Schedule Management)

McKean Defense is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. McKean Defense is employee owned, and values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of McKean’s employee owner workforce are veterans.

McKean Defense is seeking a Project Coordinator to support NSWCPD technical programs with task, resource, and schedule management. Responsibilities may include:

  • Support NSWCPD technical programs with the planning, management, and coordination of projects/tasking, resources, schedules, and budgets.

  • Communicate with technical project leads on status of projects.

  • Provide recommendations on utilization of resources across portfolio of technical projects.

  • Develop project plans, schedules, and milestones utilizing MS Project and/or other project management software.

  • Track budgets and financial status of projects; develop custom tracking tools and spreadsheets.

  • Perform Earned Value Management (EVM) analysis.

  • Develop metrics regarding project status and report to technical project leads and Branch Heads.

  • Support the development of risk assessments.

  • Develop briefs utilizing MS PowerPoint to be used for reviews with leadership and sponsors.

Proficient with MS Office products to include MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Project.

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.

Ability to understand and interpret technical aspects of a project and technical terminology is a plus, but not required.

Candidate must have a Secret clearance or be able to obtain one.

Bachelor Degree in Business, Engineering, or related field of study preferred.

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification and/or formal project management training a plus.

Working knowledge of Navy organizations is a plus.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States