Program Management Assistant

Xcelerate Solutions - Arlington, VA3.7

30+ days ago
Pentagon City, VA

Clearance

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain a suitability clearance

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to accelerate your career with one Washington, DC Area's '50 Fastest Growing Companies and "Best Places to Work” awardee? If so, Xcelerate Solutions is looking for YOU!

Come join our award winning organization and work with some of the most talented and brightest minds in the management and IT consulting industry. As a Program Management Assistant you will be involved with activities in support of project team's objectives in support of our client's mission.

Responsibilities

Possess knowledge of applying analytic methodologies and principles to address client's needs.
Supports analyst functions including data collection, interviewing, data modeling, project testing, and creation of performance measurements to support project objectives.
Conducts activities in support of project team's objectives.
Schedule coordination and training.
Works closely with Senior Analysts or Team Leads for administrative tasks and team communication.

Requirements

At least 2 years of professional experience.
Excellent writing, editing, and communication skills.
Confidence collecting data and interviewing all levels of management.
Advanced use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
Experience with SharePoint.
Effective project, process, organizational and time management skills
Occasional travel required but less than 25% (2-5 days on average per month).
Must be a self-starter and attention to detail.
Ability to coordinate event planning activities.
Must be comfortable with quick turn assignments.
U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain a suitability clearance.

Desired

Experience in Lean Six Sigma and /or LSS Certification

About Xcelerate Solutions

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in McLean, VA, Xcelerate Solutions (www.xceleratesolutions.com) is one of America's fastest growing companies, being named to the Inc. 5000 List in 2014/2015/2016/2017. With an ISO 9001 certified quality management system, an ISO 27001 certified information security management system, and delivery processes assessed at CMMI® Level 3, Xcelerate is committed to service delivery excellence. Our ability to integrate security solutions, business processes, enterprise technology, and project management enables us to deliver solutions that solve problems and accelerate results for our clients. Xcelerate's culture is defined by our diversified workforce of dynamic and versatile professionals, supported with growth and development opportunities that contribute to their continued success. This strong commitment to our employees has been recognized by our inclusion on the Washington Business Journal's "50 Best Places to Work” list.

Xcelerate Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, Veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected characteristic. In accordance with EO 13665 Final Rule, Xcelerate Solutions will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

Applicants selected must be able to possess and maintain a government clearance as required for access to classified information.

US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED