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Program Support Assistant

Arlington, VA
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Program Support Assistant

JobID: 23339-1211924

Location: Rosslyn, VA, 22209, USA

Description: **Business Line** Building Engineering

**Position Title** Program Support Assistant

United States of America - Virginia


**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Program Support Assistant for immediate employment in the Rosslyn, VA office. The Program Support Assistant, will perform a wide range of data collection/tracking support, human resources support, office support services, monitoring of office resources, files and records management support, training support, correspondence management, and general administrative activities that support the day-to-day operations of the Director and the Office. In furtherance of these responsibilities, the contractor performs tasks and assignments that typically include, but are not necessarily limited to those outlined below.

Data Collection & Tracking Support:

+ Collects, compiles, and/or tracks data and statistical information in support of the office's program operations

+ Prepares, executes, and/or tracks program-specific information, such as requests for appointment as a contracting officer’s representative, Congressional inquiries, grants, cooperative agreements, and/or contracts within the office

+ Maintains systems of program-specific data to track items such as project milestones, progress reports, funding accomplishments, compliance strategies, etc.

+ Coordinates incoming data from a variety of sources

+ Reviews documents, reports, and/or applications for omissions and inconsistencies, ensures data entry is complete and accurate, and enters pertinent information into an automated tracking system

+ Assists in the planning, review, and reporting of data/statistical results of program/project studies

+ Establishes protocols for incoming data, organizes computerized data sets, and retrieves computerized data

+ Serves as the point of contact with lead responsibility for a particular database

+ May assist in maintaining or editing the office’s internet and intranet web pages

Office Support Services:

+ Serves as the liaison on office support services

+ Plans and coordinates a variety of general office support services in support of the work of the office, such as requisition, purchase, storage, and maintenance of stock levels; installation, repair, maintenance, and disposal of office equipment, etc.

+ Serves as liaison to central administrative staff on office support services for extensive organizational needs

+ Communicates with the supervisor and co-workers in both informal conversation and formal presentations and delivers short briefings and presentations concerning administrative, clerical and other non-technical matters, etc.

Monitoring Office Resources:

+ Obtains and monitors the use of services, supplies, and equipment

+ Prepares resource status reports for the supervisor's use

+ Procures, authorizes, controls, and justifies a variety of general office resources such as office supply stock levels and office equipment

+ Reviews established procedures for procurement and tracking of office supplies and equipment, evaluates their effectiveness, and establishes new procedures as required

Files and Records Management Support:

+ Plans and establishes office control systems such as those for the control of the location, arrangement, access to, and use of office files

+ Within established office guidelines, acts as a central resource person for implementing and maintaining office control systems, such as those for the location, arrangement, access to, and use of office files, and for maintenance, transfer, and disposition of records

Training Support:

+ May perform training support duties such as the coordination, scheduling, and acquisition of training, and/or the maintenance of training records and files

+ May assist in arranging and coordinating training activities

+ May assist in reviewing training requests for completeness and eligibility, advising employees on the status of training requests, and following up to ensure understanding of training requirements

Correspondence and Information Control:

+ Monitors and controls business papers, correspondence, and records throughout the office, including the coordination of action papers with office and agency staff

+ Develops background information by obtaining specialized information from established sources

+ Organizes material for the supervisor

+ Receives, assigns, and monitors externally and internally generated correspondence and inquiries

+ Writes, proofs, and edits memorandums and documents drafted by the Office Director or other DE Staff as necessary

+ Tracks all documents received for Office Director’s clearance

+ Follows up to ensure observance of deadlines and coordination of internal comments and clearance

Administrative Support to Staff:

+ Performs technical and general program support work for the Office Director and a variety of program specialists in support of the line programs of the Office such as the collection, compilation, research, and/or tracking of data and program information

+ Handles various administrative tasks for the Office Director, such as scheduling and travel arrangements

**Minimum Requirements**

+ High School Diploma

+ 3+ years of experience

+ Practical knowledge of technical methods to perform assignments, requiring substantive training and/or experience, such as carrying out limited projects involving the use of specialized systems or techniques

+ Knowledge of organizational procedures and standards for completed assignments or documents

+ Knowledge of standardized data processing rules, operations, and procedures to resolve common or recurring problems or to perform standardized variations in work methods

+ Knowledge of computer equipment characteristics and the constraints of support systems work

+ Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

+ Active Secret Security Clearance or ability to obtain

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Bachelor's Degree in sciences or math preferred

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

**Job Category** Administrative Support / Secretarial

**Country** United States of America

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 172431BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.


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