AECOM Project Controls Lead in Oakland, California

Business Line Program Management

Position Title Project Controls Lead

United States of America - California

Oakland

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Controls Lead for immediate employment for the Oakland, CA office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Lead project controls/project accounting staff and manage client relationship success

  • Setup, develop and control spreadsheets and workbooks for project tracking and reporting

  • Manage cost and schedule of a large program continually assessing complexity and risk of the project

  • Lead change management processing and QC/QA process

  • Review and report on project metrics regularly and advise Project and Program Manager of discrepancies or issues, investigating variances in data as needed, especially concerning invoicing clients, accounts receivable, subcontractor invoices, approval and payments, and other accounts payables

  • Prepare contract forms for new contracts, modifications and job closures

  • Oversee invoices for consistency with contract requirements and rates

  • Coordinate with Contract Administrators in preparing contracts with clients and sub-consultants, as well as contract modifications, etc.

  • Prepare reports for Project Managers, Stakeholders and clients

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in business, finance, or construction management related field

  • 5+ years of relevant experience

  • Proven client relationship management

  • Familiarity with fundamentals of contracts and project accounting principles

  • Understanding of contract terms, accounting principles, and billing procedures

  • Strong problem solving, organizational, people, math and accounting skills

  • Proficient in Excel

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in earned value management preferred

  • Previous experience with large, multi-million dollar projects/programs

  • Scheduling using MS Project and P6 desirable

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181482BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.