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Project Coordinator/Assistant

Knowesis Inc. Fairfax, VA
  • Posted: July 31, 2019
  • Full-Time

Job Descriptions:
** Position is contingent upon contract award **
For more than 10 years, Knowesis has provided strategic planning, programming, and communication support to our clients. We guide the development of strategies and action plans, conduct analyses, define strategic direction, and provide oversight, evaluation, analysis and strategic messaging to support the overall mission and goals of the organization.
Knowesis makes informed recommendations to organization leadership, compiling and analyzing data from across the organization. From this analysis, we prepare professional written reports, presentations, and briefings as required. Our candidate will work closely with the Strategic Operational Alignment and Performance (SOAP) Team of the Federal Student Aid office of the Department of Education to assist new hire orientation process, prepare comprehensive action plans, including timeframes for upcoming projects. This individual will perform various coordinating tasks, like schedule and risk management, along with administrative duties, like maintaining SOAP project documentation, materials and handling research benchmark queries for the Division.
This work will be performed at either the client location with SOAP team or at Knowesis' office in Fairfax, VA.
Position Requirements/Specific Tasks:
+ Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects.
+ Oversees all aspects of projects:
+ Sets deadlines
+ Assigns responsibilities
+ Monitor and summarize progress of reports

+ Prepare reports regarding project status
Required Experience:
A qualified candidate will:
+ Experience working with multiple internal and external customers, senior management, and subject matter experts
+ Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
+ Strong presentation development and writing skills (e.g., proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word)
+ Project Management Professional certified
+ *Prior exposure to Federal Student Aid office of the Department of Education is highly desired to include familiarity with the Strategic Operational Alignment and Performance Team.
+ 5+ years of experience.
Education:
+ Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience.
Keyword: Project Coordinator Assistant
Benefits
About Knowesis
Founded in 2007, Knowesis Inc. has been providing data driven decisions and solutions to federal healthcare clients from day one. Our core capabilities include analytics and information management, planning and operations, and communication and engagement strategies. Knowesis' highly qualified, customer-focused professionals are committed to providing information and advice to enable client success through holistic, thorough, thoughtful, and aligned approaches. Our clients leverage these capabilities to support data driven decisions for their key business functions. Knowesis is dedicated to earning the loyalty of clients and staff through work ethic, collaboration, and humility. Our intent is to be a positive impact to our clients, team, and community.
Knowesis is Service Disabled Veteran Owned (SDVO) (CVE certified) and Small Disadvantaged Business (SBA certified 8a) with offices in San Antonio, Texas and Fairfax, Virginia. We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package inclusive of medical, dental, and paid time off.
For more information about working with Knowesis, please visit our website at http://www.knowesis-inc.com.
Knowesis is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. Knowesis will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, Knowesis will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.
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Knowesis Inc.

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Fairfax, VA
22030 USA

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