Program Control Analyst
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MetroStar

201-500 employees

Digital services and management consulting for public sector
Company Overview
MetroStar stands out as a digital services and management consulting company with a strong focus on user-centric capabilities and a diverse team of coders, creatives, and strategists. The company's competitive advantage lies in its ability to offer high-quality, customizable solutions like the ML Platform Onyx and DevSecOps solution, Quartz, which cater to diverse mission needs and effectively integrate with data workflows. MetroStar's culture of acknowledging and appreciating team efforts fosters a positive work environment, making it an attractive place for potential employees.
Consulting
Government & Public Sector

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$4.4M

Founded

1999

Headquarters

Reston, Virginia

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

39%
Locations
Washington, DC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
Data Analysis
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • A bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Program Control Analyst, specifically supporting large government programs.
  • Proficiency in program management software, such as Microsoft Project or similar tools.
  • Strong understanding of financial analysis, budgeting, and cost control principles.
  • Familiarity with government contracting regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Exceptional communication and presentation abilities, with the capacity to convey complex information clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Detail-oriented approach with a focus on accuracy and data integrity.
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel and PowerPoint.
  • TS//SCI with CI poly or TS//SCI with the ability to pass a CI poly
Responsibilities
  • Track program budgets, expenditures, and financial performance against established targets and prepare and deliver accurate financial reports, forecasts, and cost analyses to support program decision-making.
  • Develop and maintain program schedules, ensuring alignment with project milestones and government guidelines; identify potential scheduling conflicts or delays and propose mitigation strategies.
  • Identify and evaluate program risks, both financial and operational; and collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop risk mitigation plans and monitor their implementation.
  • Analyze program performance metrics, identify trends, and prepare performance reports.
  • Collaborate with project managers and stakeholders to address performance gaps, implement corrective actions, and assist in resource planning and allocation, ensuring that personnel, equipment, and materials are effectively distributed to support program goals.
  • Ensure adherence to government regulations, contract terms, and reporting requirements.
  • Conduct regular variance analyses to compare actual program performance against established baselines and facilitate clear and concise communication among project teams, stakeholders, and senior management.
  • Prepare and present program status updates, reports, and presentations to ensure transparency and informed decision-making.
  • Utilize historical data and trends to develop accurate forecasts for program costs, schedules, and resource needs; assist in developing budgets and resource plans for future program phases.
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in supporting complex government programs.
  • Certifications in program management or related fields.
  • Experience with data analysis and visualization tools.
  • Knowledge of Agile methodologies.