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Business Unit: Cubic Corporation Company Details: Cubic offers
an opportunity to provide innovative technology for government and
commercial customers around the globe, helping to solve their
future problems today. We’re the leading integrator of payment and
information technology and services for intelligent travel
solutions worldwide, and the leading provider of realistic combat
training systems, secure communications and networking and highly
specialized support services for military and security forces of
the U.S. and allied nations. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit
and thrive in an innovative environment, we want to talk to you
about your next role at Cubic! We are seeking employees inspired by
technology, and motivated by the rewards of hard work, commitment,
teamwork, quality, integrity, and respect. We invite you to explore
opportunities with Cubic. Job Details: Job Summary: Lead the
planning and control function, which aims to provide a high-quality
support service to project managers and independent expert view of
project status to senior management. Oversee the robust risk
management processes, ensure currency of the project management
policies and processes and provide dependable resource management.
Incumbent will contribute to the operational strategies of the
company, manage system developments within the company’s project
control area and provide analysis to support the integrity of the
company’s project controls. This position typically works under
general supervision. Incumbents of this position will regularly
exercise discretionary and substantial decision-making
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Lead and manage the planning and control (PMO) function of the
Ensures program performance adheres to contractual, internal
cost, schedule constraints and projections.
Provide planning capability in the preparation, monitoring and
updating of project plans for projects, using the Primavera
software packages, and to ensure plans are realistic and
Support project managers/engineers in the construction of
resourced project plans using Primavera in line with company
standards and the project structure as identified by the project
Supervises the preparation of all master and detailed schedules,
Cost Schedule Status Reports (CSSR), Earned Value (EV) and variance
analysis reports (VAR).
Provides program schedule support to all relevant
Establishes program baselines, status, monitoring, analysis and
supports estimates to complete (ETC’s) preparation.
Report significant schedule slippages, critical path analysis
and to highlight foreseen risks and opportunities to the program
manager and other senior managers.
Interfaces with all departments to keep each informed on program
performance issues (both cost and schedule), potential impacts and
makes recommendations for possible corrective
Prepares all necessary work around schedules when required.
Interfaces with all department manager / leads to prepare and
maintain the monthly resource manpower forecast. Review and analyze
to insure for accuracy.
Prepares schedule control training materials and courses.
Conduct internal classes for all personnel on an as require
Interfaces with customer on an as require basis.
Co-ordinate monthly risk management updates and maintain the
risk management tool
Drive forward company resource planning, capabilities and
optimization of company resources
Key attendee of monthly program/business review meetings.
Assist in the analysis of costing reports received by project
Assist/advise in reporting of progress to customers, senior
management and project team members.
Assist sales and marketing department (and bid management) as
required in the preparation of proposals and estimates.
Advise on techniques for analyzing progress, identifying problem
areas, establishing current position and forecasting trends.
Maintain and improve planning department and project management
policies and procedures.
Participate as a member of management in the achievement of the
Business Unit goals and objectives.
Support senior management as and when required.
Foster continuous improvement across planning and project
Identification of areas for business improvement
Comply with Cubic’s Quality Management System and Ethics policy
Comply with Cubic Occupational Health, Safety and Environment
policies and procedures.
Comply with security in accordance with established policies and
procedures of the organization.
Minimum Job Requirements:
Four year college degree, or equivalent, in an Engineering or
Business related discipline, plus a minimum eight years planning
experience. Proficient working within an engineering / development
environment. Proficient working with planning and spreadsheet
packages. Must be experienced with budgeting and standard/cost
accounting procedures/policies. Must possess excellent
communication, organization and administrative skills. Must be
available for domestic and possible international travel.
Cost/Schedule Control System Criteria (C/SCSC) background
desirable. Project Management experience. Experience with Primavera
preferred. Committed, enthusiastic individual, with positive
attitude and drive to overcome obstacles. Self-motivated and
proactive decision maker, able to work unsupervised without fear of
failure. Proven ability to build, develop and lead own team and
gain support and respect from peers. Ability to understand and
respond to business priorities and requirements. Exceptional
interpersonal skills and understanding of organizations. Able to
cope with continually changing demand. Attention to detail.
The description provided above is not intended to be an
exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities and
requirements. Duties, responsibilities and requirements may change
over time and according to business need.
Worker Type: Employee
Posted 30+ Days Ago
About Us Cubic Corporation is the parent company of
three major businesses, Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS),
Cubic Global Defense (CGD), and Cubic Mission Solutions (CMS). CTS
is a leading integrator of payment and information technology and
services for intelligent travel solutions worldwide. CGD is a
leading provider of realistic combat training systems, secure
communications and networking and highly specialized support
services for military and security forces of the U.S. and allied
nations. CMS provides networked Command, Control, Communications,
Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR)
capabilities for defense, intelligence, security, and commercial
missions. All three of our businesses provide innovative
technology and an integrated approach to systems and services for
government and commercial customers around the globe. This
integration ensures our customers receive streamlined operations
and strategy, cost-efficiency and speed to market.
Cubic was founded in San Diego, California in 1951 and has since
built a global reputation for enhancing customer value. With fiscal
year 2016 sales of $1.462 billion, Cubic is proud to have a
presence in nearly 60 countries and employs 8,500+ people
worldwide. To learn more about Cubic please watch the video at this
Cubic is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer
, We are committed to ensuring a workplace free of discrimination
based on race, color, religion, age, disability, genetic
information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national
origin, military or veteran status, and any other basis protected
by applicable law
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