CME Associates, a CHA company, is currently seeking a Project Coordinator to join our Transportation group in the East Hardford, CT office.
Transportation is the movement of people and goods between locations. Safe, efficient and effective transportation systems enable mobility and trade, both of which are essential to social and economic development, improvement and advancement. Today's transportation infrastructure is a complex system of public and private assets, including roads, bridges, railways, airports, waterways and multi-modal facilities.
America's transportation infrastructure is one of our society's greatest assets. At CHA, we never take for granted our obligation and commitment to responsibly improve it.
CHA aims to enhance our nation's infrastructure, ensuring goods are shipped, safety and services provided, and the economy vitalized. Our transportation specialists plan, design, and help maintain and construct our nation's most valued infrastructure assets by providing solutions for public and private transportation owners, agencies and authorities in more than 16 states.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform a variety of project administration duties, including financial review and project reporting, preparation of contract and subcontract forms for approval/tracking, and distribution of reports.
Prepare and process paperwork necessary for purchase orders and notice to proceeds, prepare client invoice packages, code vendor invoices, assist with certificates of insurance, assist with collections activities, etc.
Compile accurate data to prepare reports as needed.
Maintain SharePoint sites for projects and programs.
Assist with proposal and reports including coordinating technical group inputs, formatting, mail merging, proofreading, shipping, copying, report collating, binding and word processing.
Assist project managers and technical staff with project deliverables.
Enter information into spreadsheets and databases, perform searches and run reports.
Type and proofread memoranda, reports, letters, charts, graphs using word processing, spreadsheet and data management applications.
Take notes at meetings and prepares minutes.
Interact with employees, clients, subcontractors and vendors etc.
Assist in budget and schedule set up and tracking and communication of fee, scope execution, and/or scheduling issues to technical teams.
Assist in preparation of project management plans, quality plans/checklists, and health and safety plans.
Assist with management of subconsultants and subcontractors including the contracting, COI, AR/AP process.
Facilitate and support monthly project reviews including documenting meetings and any action items, and assisting project manager with monthly Estimate at Completion (EAC) forms.
Assist project manager in clearing project variances on a weekly basis.
Provide support to Group Operations during the financial month close.
EDUCATION AND LICENSURE
SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
A minimum of 3 years of experience in Project Administrative, Coordinator or a similar assistant project management role required.
Understanding of project management process of ascertaining work, executing work, and post-project procedures.
Understanding of business systems, financial tracking and other project management systems.
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Access required.
Excellent written, oral, presentation, communication, organizational, and computer skills.
Strong ability to function successfully in team environment.
Must be extremely organized.
Can take direction from several individuals as well as work on a variety of projects simultaneously.
Experience with Deltek Vision or comparable Enterprise accounting system.
CHA takes pride in recruiting, developing and retaining highly talented individuals. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer a comprehensive benefits package and a variety of opportunities for our employees' professional growth and development.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Clough, Harbour & Associates, LLP