Jacobs Project Controls Professional - Remote in Topeka, Kansas
Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.
Our team is seeking a Project Controls Professional to be part of a team who has a comprehensive understanding of Project Controls principles, theories, concepts, current industry practices and standards. If you’re looking for a challenge, consider joining our team where you will be a major contributor to the growth of our exciting projects. The best part is you can live anywhere within the U.S. to support our team successfully, and ideally you’ll live in the West Region.
As a key member of our team, you’ll perform client management / interfacing / updates / presentations at all levels of management. You’ll partner with Project Managers to ensure complete awareness of project cost, risks and provide alternative strategies for mitigation / opportunities. Jacobs Engineering Group utilizes advanced Enterprise System platforms and data analysis solutions to support service excellence.
You will have the opportunity to make a huge impact. Specifically, we’ll look for you to thoroughly understand the principles of cost control. You will proactively monitor and communicate budget, actual status, scope changes and forecast revenue and direct cost including all labor, expenses and subcontracts. Using your expertise, you’ll create client and internal status reports that effectively communicate project status. Additionally, we will also tap into your expertise as you meet commitments made to the client, individually or as a team, to complete work by certain dates.
At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.
Bring your curiosity, passion for innovation, and talent for multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment. We’ll help you grow, pursue, and fulfill what inspires you – so we can make big impacts on the world, together.
Here’s What You’ll Need:
· Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business or related field.
· 8+ years of related experience.
· Experience with Forecasting, Cost reporting, Change Management, Accruals, and Earned Value.
· Familiarity with Oracle or other Financial software.
· Strong Microsoft Excel skills.
Ideally, You’ll Also Have:
· Experience in Eco-Sys.
· Experience in Primavera (P6) and Microsoft Project.
· Ability to perform presentations to internal team and client.
At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.