Program Cost Control Analyst II

Newport News, VA 23607

Post Date: 03/12/2018 Job ID: 163371 Industry: Shipyard Pay Rate: $21.00

Sets up cost control system, monitors and controls costs and schedules on contracts requiring validated cost schedule control system. Performs analyses and prepares reports in order to ensure that contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines. Prepares budgets and schedules for contract work and performs and/or assists in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis. Prepares program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled. Performs schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks. Ensures adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government. Incorporates contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines. 

Knowledge Skills:

Frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards. General application of concepts, and principles. Demonstrates the skill and ability to perform moderately complex professional tasks. Problem Solving: Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity. Refers to policies and practices for guidance. 


3 years relevant experience with Bachelors; 1 year relevant experience with Masters; An additional 4 years of specific job experience with a HS diploma may be substituted for the Bachelor’s degree requirement for this job. This experience is additional to subsequent relevant years of experience listed with the job’s education requirements. Example: If this job required a Bachelor’s degree + 5 years relevant experience the equivalency would equal HS diploma + 9 years job related experience. 

Equipment Used:

Proficient in the use of PCs and word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and desktop applications software and electronic mail programs. 
Physical Requirements: Job performance will normally require only minor lifting and carrying of boxes of records or equipment. 

Work Environment:

Normally assigned to perform work in an office environment. Only electrical hazards and other minor potential hazards normally found in an office environment are anticipated. May be required to travel to job sites to gather information. During job site visits, paint fumes, welding, and other shipboard or shore based hazards may be present. 


Works under only very general supervision. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgement and overall adequacy and accuracy. Contributes to the completion of organizational projects and goals. Errors in judgement or failure to achieve results would normally require a moderate expenditure of resources to rectify. 

Work Relationship:

Frequent internal company and external contacts. Represents organization on specific projects. May make presentations.

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