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Project Cost Analyst Jobs in Virginia

Project Cost Analyst Jobs in Virginia offer an unparalleled opportunity to be at the forefront of the telecommunications industry with IES Communications, a company that deeply values innovation and its team members' growth. By stepping into this role within our Virginia branches, you're joining a family committed to excellence, where your contributions are pivotal in shaping infrastructures that connect communities, supported by a culture focused on collaboration and personal development.

Why a Job as a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia is a great idea.

Opting for a job as a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia is an excellent decision, thanks to the state's thriving job market, especially in booming sectors like technology, defense, and federal contracting. Despite the slightly higher cost of living, primarily due to its robust housing market, Virginia's diverse demographics, including a significant presence of military families and government employees, create a dynamic and supportive environment for professionals. This backdrop not only promises ample opportunities but also offers a unique blend of community and professional growth potential for anyone looking to advance their career in project cost analysis.

Why Work for IES communications in Virginia?

Choosing to embark on a career journey with IES Communications in Virginia, especially as a Project Cost Analyst, places you at the heart of an organization that values not just the expertise and innovation we bring to the telecommunications industry but also deeply cares about its team. Our commitment to fostering personal and professional growth is unwavering. We understand that our strength lies in our diverse and talented workforce, which mirrors the community we serve. By joining us, you're not just taking a job; you're becoming part of a family dedicated to excellence, continuous learning, and leading our industry into the future. At IES Communications, your work will directly contribute to delivering next-generation solutions while being supported by a culture that encourages collaboration and development. Here, your role goes beyond numbers—it's about making a tangible difference in building infrastructures that connect communities, all within a company that invests in your growth and recognizes your value every step of the way.

Company Benefits

Competitive Wages

Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage

401(k) Plan

Short Term Disability

Compensated Industry Certifications

Optional long-term disability

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Illness, accident, legal, pet coverage.

Company paid life insurnace

Paid training & defined career path

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What will you do as a Project Cost Analyst at one of IES Communications' Virginia Branches?

At our Virginia branches, we're proud to have a dedicated team of Project Cost Analysts (PCAs), Project Cost Analyst Managers, and Project Cost Supervisors who are the backbone of our financial management system. Our PCAs meticulously plan, manage, monitor, and maintain project profitability, ensuring that every cost is accurately posted to the ledger and all financial transactions meet our high standards for quality control. They work closely with project teams, participating in cost review meetings and preparing essential reports to keep us on track toward our company goals. Meanwhile, our Project Cost Analyst Managers not only share these responsibilities but also lead by example, recruiting and mentoring staff while driving process improvements. The Project Cost Supervisor role adds another layer of oversight, supervising analysts, leading audit reviews, and implementing strategies to reduce underbilling. Together, this skilled team ensures that our projects in Virginia are financially sound, compliant, and aligned with both customer expectations and our company's objectives.

Experience

40 Years

Employees

9000+

Revenue

$2B+

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FAQs

What is the average salary of a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia?

The average salary for a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia is approximately $70,000 per year. This figure can vary based on experience, education, and specific employer details.

How do I become a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia?

To become a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia, start by earning a bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or a related field to gain the foundational knowledge needed for this career. Next, consider gaining practical experience through internships or entry-level positions in project management or cost analysis to build your skills and understanding of the industry. Earning certifications such as the Certified Cost Professional (CCP) can also enhance your qualifications and make you more competitive in the job market. Finally, continuously update your knowledge on project management software and cost analysis techniques, as staying current with industry tools and trends is crucial for success in this role.

How long does it take to become a Project Cost Analyst in VA?

Becoming a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia typically requires a bachelor's degree and relevant work experience, which can total about 4 to 6 years. This includes the time spent earning your degree and gaining practical experience in the field.

Is being a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia a good job?

Yes, being a Project Cost Analyst in Virginia is considered a good job. It offers competitive salaries, opportunities for career advancement, and the chance to work on diverse projects across various industries. The demand for skilled cost analysts in the region further enhances job security and growth prospects.

How much does a Project Cost Analyst in VA make?

A Project Cost Analyst in VA typically makes between per hour, and per year depending on their experience and qualifications.

Is there a demand for Project Cost Analysts in Virginia?

Yes, there is a significant demand for Project Cost Analysts in Virginia. This demand is driven by the state's robust government contracting sector, particularly in areas close to Washington D.C., as well as its growing technology and construction industries. Businesses across these sectors are actively seeking professionals who can provide detailed cost analysis and financial management to ensure project efficiency and profitability.

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