Accomplished and results-oriented Project Controls Specialist who consistently meets deadlines and increases company revenue. Highly skilled at increasing productivity through detailed cost analysis.
Managed the cost team for the Baltimore/Washington AT&T Market office under the Turf 1.0 & 2.0 contracts. Completed monthly cost reporting for the market for report out to the Project Manager. Worked with the cost team to assure accurate and timely submittal of OOM's to AT&T. Developed and implemented market cost procedures to help improve the markets over cost process. Worked closely with AT&T to assure timely PO creation and payment, resulting in a lower cost of working capital for the market. Reviewed and analyzed all cost to increase the total gross margin for the market. Managed the market other direct costs and worked with all functions to lower these costs in an effort to increase the market GM.
Functioned as the Cost Engineer for the New Site Build scope of work for the Baltimore/Washington Market for the AT&T project under the Turf 1.0 contract. Created and submitted Order of Magnitudes for the Market New site build team in the AT&T NORAD system. Tracked the OOM status, PO creation, and invoice status daily. Revised the New Site Build cost system to stream line the process for the team. Worked closely with the internal teams (Engineering, Construction, Site Acquisition, Contracts, and Procurement) to assure all scope covered on each cell site. This group built on average 45-60 New Sites a year for AT&T.
Functioned as part of the Market Project Controls team for the Oklahoma City Market for the Cox Communications Cellular Build out. Worked as a seconded employee to Cox working to manage the schedule and costs for the build. Developed the baseline schedule for 200 sites and assisted in the management of the contractors to meet the baseline schedule. Reviewed contractor costs and recommended the approval of these costs to the Cox Project manager. Tracked costs within the market by contractor to complete accurate reporting to the Cox staff. Assisted the Site Acquisition team with the FAA, FCC, and AM studies as required and worked closely with the Cost regulatory team to insure accurate and timely filings.
Functioned as the Market Project Controls Engineer for the Indianapolis Market. Completed construction cost estimates under the pre turfing contract with AT&T/Cingular. Worked along side construction to assist in the coordination of site bid walks. Reviewed and approved all contractor bid tabs prior to construction start, assuring PO coverage and initial cost estimate accuracy. Managed the schedule for the market within the AT&T application CASPR. Other positions held: 1/08-11/08 - Michigan Market Project Controls Engineer (From the Indianapolis Office), 1/07-12/07 - North Texas Project Controls Engineer (From the Indianapolis Office), 1/07-11/08 - Central Region CASPR Super user.
Functioned as the Bechtel Market Document Control Coordinator for the Indianapolis Market for the AT&T Project. Managed all incoming and outgoing documents. Controlled all market files and assured all documents saved in the Bechtel document repository (Documentum).
Worked with Hewlett Packard on a Windows 2000 Upgrade of 41,000 users at Bank One.
Worked with Compaq/Hewlett Packard on the Windows 2000 Upgrade project at Eli Lilly & Company for over 16,000 users within the Indianapolis Corporate Offices.
Degrees gained in Psychology and Sociology and a minor in Computer Technology
Telecommunications, UMTS, LTE, GSM, Project budgeting, Data Analysis, Data Collection, documentation, Lotus Notes, PowerPoint Presentations, report writing, Risk Management, Software Testing and training, SQL, technical support, Technical Documentation,Visual Basic, Team Building, Servant Leadership, Visio flowcharting software
Alpha Phi Omega - International Co-ed Service Fraternity - 1994-Present
Purdue Alumni Association - 1999-Present
PADDI - Open Water Certified SCUBA Diver - 2005-Present
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