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Company Description

Mathematica Policy Research is a pioneering nonpartisan research organization dedicated to improving public well-being. Our 1,200+ experts conduct policy research, data collection, and data analytics that meet the highest standards of quality and objectivity, working with decision makers across the public and private sectors.We have been at the forefront of assessing the effectiveness of policies and programs for nearly 50 years. Considered an architect of social policy research, Mathematica conducted the first social policy experiment in the United States, the New Jersey Negative Income Tax Experiment, to test ways of encouraging low-income individuals to work.

Job Description

Mathematica applies expertise at the intersection of data, methods, policy, and
practice to improve well-being around the world. We collaborate closely with
public- and private-sector partners to translate big questions into deep
insights that improve programs,refine strategies, and enhance understanding
using data science and analytics. Our work yields actionable information to
guide decisions in wide-ranging policy areas, from health, education, early
childhood, and family support to nutrition, employment, disability,and
international development. Mathematica offers our employees competitive
salaries, and a comprehensive benefits package, as well as the advantages of
being 100 percent employee owned. As an employee stock owner, you will
experience financial benefits of ESOP holdings that have increased in tandem
with the company s growth and financial strength. You will also be part of
independent, employee-owned firm that is able to define and further our
mission, enhance our quality and accountability, and steadilygrow our financial
strength.

We are searching for a Project Control Specialist to assist in planning,
budgeting, and reporting all phases of projects, manage and monitor day-to-day
financial operations of a project, and support other staff responsible for
preparing cost proposals and budgets.

Responsibilities
* With supervision, develops financial reports using actual cost
information, forecasted spend per project schedules, and estimated final
costs against approved contract funding
* Participates in the communications regarding project controls and project
finances throughout all phases of a project including, assisting in the
development of project baseline budgets, maintaining project schedules,
analyzing project risks, and providinganalytical support to senior
project leadership
* With supervision, revises project budgets and schedules for each task of
a project, involving use of Excel and/or MS Project, and provides insight
to risks and opportunities
* Monitors project progress by comparing actual versus baseline resource
usage, analyzes project variances, and forecasts anticipated expenditures
* With supervision, prepares project financial reports for monthly internal
project review process, providing an analysis of the project s
financial condition
* Assists project leadership in preparing client progress reports when
necessary
* Tracks spending and reports expenditures from project funds with limit
* Provide input to assist in the development of standard procedures and
automated tools to support budgeting and project management
* May coordinate with personnel outside of MPR, such as suppliers,
consultants, prime contractors, subcontractors, and contract officers
regarding project related activities
* May revise monthly estimates of staffing requirements

Position_Requirements
* An advanced degree in engineering, business or related field, or a
Bachelor's Degree with equivalent relevant experienceOne to three years
of experience in project controls and preparing cost reports, preferably
in a federal contracting environment
* Experience with MS Office suite, especially Excel and Project
* Familiarity with cost reporting tools. Deltek CostPoint, Budget &
Planning, and COBRA preferred
* General understanding of accounting and project controls concepts
* General understanding of project management processes and the PMBOK
* Accuracy with work, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to deal tactfully and diplomatically with others
* Flexibility to handle multiple priorities, sometimes simultaneously,
under deadline pressure
* Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
* Willingness to work overtime as needed
* Willingness to travel to other locations as necessary
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and salary expectations.

Various federal agencies with whom we contract require that staff successfully
undergo a background investigation or security clearance as a condition of
working on the project. If you are assigned to such a project, you will be
required to obtain the requisite clearance.

Available locations: Princeton, NJ; Washington, DC

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any
employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national
origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and
basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Mathematica Policy Research

Type

Company - Private

Size

Large

Revenue

$100M to $500M

Location

1100 1st St Ne Floor 12Washington, DC, 20002and others

Industry

Engineering/Architecture
Marketing/Advertising/PR
Pharmaceutical/Bio-tech
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Founded

1968

CEO

Paul Decker

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