Project Analyst

US-CA-Los Angeles
1 month ago(12/15/2017 12:16 PM)
Dispute Resolution & Avoidance


Are you analytical and like to see buildings come to life? Have you been looking to utilize your analytical abilities on exciting construction projects? If you answered yes to these questions, then we have the perfect role for you! We are hiring a Project Analyst in our Los Angeles, CA office, and this is a great opportunity to make an impact with an industry leader!


In this role, you will be a member of our industry leading Dispute Resolution & Avoidance (DRA) team that avoids costly surprises through the application of proven scheduling and project controls. Our comprehensive schedules ensure that projects are optimally planned, organized, and resourced. Versed in the means and methods of construction, and supported by state-of-the-art software and technology, our staff produces projects that are free of surprises.


Check out this video of our Los Angeles team to learn more about us!




  • Perform detailed cost and schedule analyses (forensic scheduling and course of construction).
  • Provide evaluations through preliminary cost and schedule comparisons.
  • Development and management of fully resource and/or cost loaded schedules.
  • Overview clients’ schedules for as-planned schedule validation, labor productivity, critical path delay and acceleration.
  • Contribute to scope control, change management and associated implications to project cost and scheduling.
  • Provide estimate validation, adjustments and comparative cost analyses.
  • Conduct Pre- and Post-Construction cost audits and valuations.
  • Prepare and assemble project documents related to claim issues of entitlement and recovery under the contract.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture, Economics or related field.
  • 3-7 years of experience is highly preferred
  • Excellent analytical, communication and software skills
  • Previous experience in project scheduling or as a project engineer / project manager is preferred
  • Proficient in Primavera P6, Microsoft Project and Microsoft Excel



ABOUT US: 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. We’re ranked in the ENR Top 25 and voted one of the best companies to work for out of our HQ in San Diego. 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!



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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, gender identity, 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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