Linquest Corporation Project Control Specialist in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Project Control Specialist

Tracking Code

3290

Job Description

This position is for a program control position for one of LinQuest’s business groups and requires ability manage, coordinate and process a large volume of data with supervision.

The candidate, in a high paced defense contracting environment, will input data, maintain, update, and enhance existing models and/or templates in MS Excel and will also maintain/use the job costing, accounting and reporting systems. There will closely with Supervisor, Finance, Program Managers, Contracts, Accounting, Business Development and other functional staff. Salary will be commensurate with experience. LinQuest is a growing company, and there will be opportunities for internal advancement. LinQuest has a generous benefits package including health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, Paid-Time-Off, 11 holidays (in addition to year end shutdown), education reimbursement, long term disability, short term disability, company provided life insurance, and a 401K with a LinQuest paid retirement contribution.

You will work in a team within LinQuest’s Finance organization to provide program control, cost analyst, data entry and other financial support functions for both internal and external customers including, but not limited to:

  • Gathering, validation, and organization of finance data

  • Maintain and update financial models

  • Maintain and update Microsoft Word models

  • Performing budget calculations/analysis/forecasts

  • Cost maintenance of subcontracts

Required Skills

  • Experience and/or working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • In a high paced environment, has the ability to gather quantitative data, analyze, interpret and present in a clear manner

  • Ability to learn new software tools

Preferred Skills:

  • Working knowledge with the following software tools:

  • Deltek CostPoint accounting system

  • Deltek Budgeting and Planning System

  • Deltek GovWin

  • Cognos

  • Unanet timekeeping system

  • Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, a related field or equivalent experience

  • US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Secret clearance are required to be considered for this position

Preferred Experience:

  • Accounting and/or Finance Experience

  • Some Program control of Government contracts

  • Some Department of Defense or other Government Agency Experience

CA (for internal purposes only)

Job Location

Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Clearance Level Required

US Citizenship and ability to obtain DoD Secret Security Clearance