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Senior Project Controls Analyst

  • Job reference: NA-001345
  • Sector: Construction, Infrastructure, Transportation
  • Location: Orlando, Colorado Springs, Denver, Miami, Tampa, Atlanta, Henderson, Austin, Dallas, Houston
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Are you a Pricing Analyst skilled in delivering pricing strategies to support government and commercial proposals?

Join Atkins, the official engineer of the 2012 London Olympics and work alongside industry-leading sales, operations, technical and project management professionals. As a vital part of our project management and business functional team, you will lead the preparation, tracking, and reporting for project cost budget, forecast, and schedule.

We are client-focused, sales-driven and relentless in our pursuit of quality and excellence in all we do and that is why it’s so important we have you on the team. Your experience leading the cost and schedule function for key proposals and projects makes you a valued partner in supporting our corporate strategy of winning and delivering signature projects for our clients and communities throughout North America and the world. We are shaping the future. Join us in making a difference that lasts for generations.

Atkins is currently seeking a Senior Project Controls Analyst for our North American operations. Candidate can sit in any of our medium-large offices (Orlando, Miami, Tampa, Atlanta, Denver, Henderson, Colorado, Dallas, Houston or Austin).

Join our team and you’ll have the opportunity to:

Provide project controls support to various projects on a regular and ad-hoc basis, including: cost management and forecasting, schedule development, risk management, change management, and revenue management.

Provide cost, schedule, and risk management support to bid/proposal teams through the development of cost and budget estimates, rate schedules, profitability analyses, proposal data, and other ad-hoc reporting as required.

Assist the development of project management teams by communicating the lessons learned from previous project controls activities on an ongoing and ad-hoc basis.

Job Duties:

Work involves research, coordination and analysis of information gathered from various sources.

Support cost and schedule functions for proposals and active projects.
Work with project teams to establish a bid cost and budget.

Supports the preparation and issuance of periodic cost and labor reports.

Perform cost and schedule analysis, project profitability analysis, scenario analysis and ad hoc analysis as required.


Proficient in MS Excel and use of various Excel data analysis functions (Charts, Pivot Table, Lookup etc.).

Comfortable working on multiple large or mid-size projects.

Good conceptual design skills and the ability to communicate ideas to management and 
clients both orally and in writing. 

High level of analytical ability and computer skills are required.


Bachelor's degree in technical discipline with 7 years' relevant experience; 6 years' experience required with Master's degree; or 10 years' experience in project control or cost analysis with an Associates Degree.

Special Skills:

Experience with Earned Value Methodology preferred.

A&E, Services and/or Construction industry experience.

Understanding of A&E and Construction industry contract types including but not limited to: Lump Sum, Time and Materials, Unit Rate, Cost Plus, Cost Plus Fixed Fee, Multiplier, Etc.
Working knowledge of MS Project or Primavera preferred.

Professional Registrations:

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Cost Technician (CCT) or other project control professional certification a plus.

Our employees are offered a robust rewards package which includes: generous time-off programs; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; flexible work environments and schedules; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; 401(k) with employer match. All that and a competitive salary, too! 

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement.

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