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Jacobs Program Analyst in Camp Araijan, Kuwait

Program Analyst

Description

Exciting opportunity to work an amazing team. The candidate will be responsible for planning, analyzing and evaluating the effectiveness of Intelligence and Information Solutions (I2S) business operations. Employs advanced qualitative and quantitative techniques to analyze and measure the effectiveness, efficiency, and productivity of organizational programs, establishing study methods and techniques and analyzing and evaluating the effectiveness of complex program operations.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinates the preparation of internal and external reports through gathering, analyzing and summarizing data and information from the various I2S departments.

  • Prepares presentation materials for management reports.

  • Ensures that program expenses are charged correctly and if not, research and provide reasons for discrepancies.

  • Evaluates and monitor the performance and efficiency of programs to ensure that program implementation is on target.

  • Assists in overall project planning through reporting on project schedules and deliverables.

  • Monitors program budgets by reviewing reports and program expenses to determine if allocated funds have been spent as specified.

  • Provides support to the departments by gathering and analyzing data in the establishment and/or maintenance of I2S business processes, procedures and policies.

  • Provides support to the Directors in planning, managing, and monitoring major projects from concept through implementation.

  • Assists with the preparation of a variety of reports covering budget status, forecast reports and other management reports.

  • Keeps track of active program budgets monthly and ensures they are on target.

  • Assists in the initiation, conduct and coordination of studies and analyses on resource allocation.

  • Analyzes programs to ensure that program financial goals and work plans are on target.

  • Assists in the preparation of long-term financial forecasts of revenues and expenditures.

  • Assists in the preparation of program budget realignments.

NATURE OF POSITION CHALLENGES

Must work under limited supervision following standardized practices or developing situation-unique methods. Collaboration with other work units may be required to perform the job's functions. Combines insight into complex business processes with an understanding of detailed technical aspects of Mission Operations Group programs such that qualitative and quantitative analysis techniques may be brought to bear to ensure program success. Actions/results may impact critical I2S services.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting or Finance, Public Administration or degree in relevant subject.

  • At least 5 years relevant experience.

  • Strong excel skills, experience in reading/understanding government contracts

  • Cost estimating/pricing.

Must be able to sit at a computer for extended periods.

Work Environment

Regular Office/Cubicle environment

Equipment and Machines

Computer (90%); General Office equipment.

Attendance

Attendance is critical at all times to ensure response to customer requirements (100%). Work, including overtime, may be required after hours and on weekends, and sometimes on short notice.

Other Essential Functions

Must take and pass a drug test and background check. Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance necessary for position. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with individuals at all levels of the organization. Must be willing and able to travel as-needed.

Job Administration

Primary Location Kuwait-Kuwait Countrywide-Camp Araijan

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: INT0000S4

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