SC Works Construction Jobs

Job Information

Vectrus Project Controls Cost Specialist in Greenville, South Carolina


  • Under the general direction of the Project Controls Manager, responsible for maintaining a complex integrated system of financial services that contribute to cost effective accounting management control over the project financial records. Support the overall financial services and accounting tasks associated with the LCV contract to provide accurate, timely, and reliable services and reports. Services include project controls , forecasting, cost analysis, and active participation in the overall accounting period close planning, financial accounting reconciliation and analysis, and cost reporting.


This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company.

  • Exercises responsibility over Project Control areas of the program including graphs, analytical review, and cost reporting

  • Ensures that all financial reporting activities for the program are thoroughly and timely prepared and reviewed and that all reports are in compliance with appropriate financial standards and company requirements.

  • Assists Senior Management in development of strategic business plans and forecasts; monitors actual vs. budget/forecast ensuring financial statements provide a realistic view.

  • Overall financial compliance including review of financial procedures and practices to ensure compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Practices (GAAP), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.

  • Interfaces with internal and external auditors

  • Other financial-related duties including: consulting with senior management and functional managers regarding financial-related activities; develop and implement financial controls; conduct financial reviews of program areas; prepare and analyze various financial reports; develop and monitor performance metrics for financial management, and; other duties as required

  • Develops and provides project variances, trending and analysis of expenditures, and completion reports. Reviews project costs incurred by category, calculates future costs based on labor productivity, material price increases, subcontract, wage rates and risk analysis.

  • Timely and accurate submission of required deliverables, both internal and external to the Client

  • Performs other job duties as assigned.


  • Minimum Qualifications: Education/Certifications: One-year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Bachelor degree in business, accounting, finance or economics

  • Experience:

  • Two or more years of experience in all areas of accounting finance including Financial Analysis or Project Controls.

  • Experience in operations with multiple locations is preferred.

  • Experience in LOGCAP is preferred.

  • Security Clearance preferred.

  • Skills:

  • Strong- knowledge level of automated financial systems.

  • Specific knowledge regarding cost accounting data within financial systems is required.

  • LOGCAP Project controls experience preferred

  • Working Environment:

  • Works in a general office environment. However, duties may involve the conduct of work in the out of doors with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions.

  • Some travel may be required.

  • Physical Activities:

  • Work may require light lifting, stooping, climbing, standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical,

  • chemical or biological agents

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.