Robert Half-Robert Half Corporate Project Coordinator in SAN RAMON, California
Robert Half is seeking a Project Coordinator/Scheduler to support the field offices in a multitude of ways including, but not limited to: all administrative process, drive and participate in company initiatives, support corporate offices in their field indicatives, business and continuous process improvement, customer loyalty, executive and headcount reporting, and incentive programs/reporting.
This is a contract position
Specific responsibilities include:
Work closely with Project Manager to develop and maintain cost and resource loaded project schedules.
Develop and maintain quality project schedules in alignment with industry best practices.
Gather project schedule information and data from key project stakeholders.
Prepares summary level schedules for proposed projects.
Work with the project team to establish sequencing, duration, and maintain the general logic of the project schedules.
Measure and track progress to activities and milestones.
Coordinate, report status, and ensure stability of project oriented work efforts.
Assists in resolving conflicting priorities which impact multiple projects.
Project point of contact for status updates, dashboards and project logs and tracking.
Coordinate with all organizational subject matter experts to ensure accurate reporting.
Obtain and document weekly status updates and prepare status reports for multiple projects.
Attend and participate in project status meetings.
Established ability to collaborate with a variety of people in various roles with different leadership styles.
Analyze project schedule performance trends by comparing plan against actual and baseline data; provide recommendations and guidance to the Project Manager.
Experience developing and maintaining project schedules for large IT or learning management system projects including WBS development, task definition, predecessor/successor linking, cost and resource loading, baseline setting, etc.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Project, or other scheduling software including use of dependencies, cost loading, resource loading, resource leveling, scenario planning.
Demonstrated success working in a fast-paced, project-centric environment.
Understanding of project management and business processes and systems.
Manage information and data within various software and databases.
Knowledge of project control fundamentals with superior analytical skills.
Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project.
AA required BA/BS Preferred
5+ years’ experience as project scheduler and or senior project coordinator.
Proven experience managing projects by anticipating, identifying, analyzing, and implementing risks mitigation strategies throughout their span of control.
Demonstrates ability to instantly establish strong rapport, trust and creates partnerships easily throughout corporate environment and the field.
Have an ability to understand (or quickly grasp) branch administrative priorities and terminology.
Service-oriented attitude with excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
Ability to thrive in a changing environment.
Proficient in Microsoft Suite (word, excel, power point, project); SharePoint.
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