Program Planner - Microsoft Project Experience - Special Operations Forces - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-08
Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee   contract


Lexington
Kentucky
United States

Program Planner - Microsoft Project Experience - Special Operations Forces

Job ID: 463439BR
Date posted: Dec. 07, 2018
City: Lexington
State: Kentucky
Program: SOF GLSS
Description:Program Planner for the Special Operations Forces Global Support Services (SOF GLSS) program. Specific responsibilities include the following tasks for multiple Aviation Rotary Wing task orders under the recently awarded IDIQ: Develops, statuses, and analyzes Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) in sufficient detail to monitor progress, assess program status, and identify performance issues in a timely manner. Develop recovery plans ensuring that program milestones are completed in accordance with contract requirements and the SOF GLSS financial commitments. Use of critical path methodology and application in network development, analysis, and problem resolution is required. Performs independent schedule risk assessments and mitigation planning. In conjunction with program finance and Control Account Managers (CAMs), the planner develops/maintains Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and metrics ensuring cost/schedule integration and provides monthly EV status and analysis. Supports proposal activities including IMP development as required. Position requires coordination with program management, customer, IPT leads, functional leads and CAMs; reports to Planning Lead and the Master Program Planner.
Basic Qualifications:
Microsoft Project experience (or related scheduling tool)
Microsoft office (excel, powerpoint, word)
Fundamental knowledge of business operations principles (Program Life cycle)
Desired Skills:
Experience with DoD and/or Aviation programs
IMS development/critical path methodology
Earned Value Management (EVM)
Proposal building experience
Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills
Business or Industrial Engineering degree
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS8806 MISSILES AND FIRE CTRL (S0806)
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Program Planning
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Task Order/IDIQ
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week
Shift: First