Start the year off with a great career move by playing a vital support role in delivering services to our clients. Terra Consulting Group, LTD is looking for a qualified project assistant candidate interested in the engineering industry to join our Project Management Team. He/She will be responsible for assisting Project Managers, Market Managers, and Clients at various stages of engineering projects. Successful candidates will detail-oriented and enjoy assisting others internally and externally.
Interested applicants must submit resume AND current salary to:
Responsibilities and Duties
Enter data regarding target and completion dates for deliverables, financial tracking data, project status, and other project management metrics into the company database/client database and tracking spreadsheets and databases
Provide project support by effectively organizing, facilitating and overseeing the flow of information between multiple people and systems
Proactively track deliverable status, escalating late/delayed project status as required
Internally submit purchase order requests, and assure the orders are received as expected
Resolve problems by identifying issues, analyzing information, and following up with others
Qualifications and Skills
One (1) to three (3) years of experience in a similar project coordinator or administrative support role required
Skilled in organization, prioritization and time management.
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel are required, Sharepoint is a plus
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, subcontractors, clients or their representatives
Experience in a consulting or engineering firm a plus
Highly self-motivated, ability to work individually, demonstrates problem solving and analytical thinking
Must be permanently authorized to work in the United States
PTO and Paid Holiday
Flat Organizational Structure
High Quality Engineering Consulting
Job Type: Full-time
Headquartered in Park Ridge, IL with branch offices located in Columbia, MO, Columbus, OH, and Nashville, TN, competence is not our only asset- we have a passion and drive to deliver for our clients.
We are an equal opportunity employer.