Lead Project Scheduler

Location US-NY-New York
Posted Date 2 months ago(12/11/2017 6:24 PM)
Project Controls/Scheduling



At Cumming Corporation, you will work on some of the world's most exciting projects in a dynamic environment where your success is measured by the impact you make. We are one of the fastest growing Project and Cost Management Consultancies in America. With over 20 offices globally, an extremely diverse project portfolio, and double digit year to year revenue growth, the opportunities to make your mark are endless!


We are currently looking for a Lead Project Scheduler in our New York office. In this role you will have the opportunity to lead our scheduling efforts in the Northeast region. You will work on numerous projects across all of our sectors and is an excellent opportunity to build project diversity in your career!



  • Coordinate the preparation of project schedules based on defined project execution philosophies
  • Perform contractor schedule reviews for contract conformance and quality assurance
  • Evaluate contract change orders and amendments for impact on budget and schedule
  • Participate in change order negotiations
  • Perform Critical Path and Earned Value analyses
  • Identify schedule related problems which arise during project execution and recommend corrective actions and creative solutions
  • Conduct construction/project site visits for progress reporting
  • Review contractor’s weekly and monthly schedule progress and present to management for decision making
  • Review and evaluate contractor recovery schedules
  • Perform cost analysis in support of design and construction phases 
  • Analyze actual expenditures versus budget performance
  • Prepare cost loaded schedule to support comprehensive cash flow projections


  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or other related field
  • 7+ years' of experience in project or program scheduling on large construction programs
  • Proficiency in Primavera P6 is required
  • Prior experience supporting vertical building projects. 
  • Theories, principles and practices of cost engineering and scheduling
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment




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CUMMING is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified Team Members without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law.


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