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Senior Project Control Analyst

Salary Range:
$79,537 to $123,282 Annually

Close Date: Open until filled

The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) is seeking to hire a Senior Project Control Analyst to develop, monitor, and maintain schedules and budgets for capital improvement projects and participate in technical financial and project management analyses related to SANDAG capital improvement programs.

Come work in a fulfilling working environment and grow your career while helping to bring to life innovative transportation solutions.

Ideal Candidate

This position is ideal for an experienced project manager or financial analyst who has a strong technical background and an interest in furthering their expertise in the coordination and administration of large-scale capital project delivery.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • An aptitude for analytical thinking and problem solving
  • The ability to work collaboratively and use sound judgement
  • Knowledge and experience with accounting, budgeting, and auditing principles
  • Experience coordinating project control functions and activities and developing project budget control measures
  • Experience performing complex calculations to complete financial and economic analyses of funding activities
  • Demonstrated experience developing, monitoring, and maintaining numerous project budgets preferably for a comprehensive, regional capital improvement program

Minimum Qualifications

Education and Experience

The minimum education, training, and experience qualifications include a bachelor’s degree with major course work in planning, engineering, project management, financial management, public administration, or a related field, and five years of increasingly responsible professional experience supporting the delivery of capital projects including some lead or supervisory experience. A Master’s degree or PMP certificate is desirable.


How to Apply

The recruitment will remain open until the positions are filled. First review of applications will occur on Friday, December 3, 2021. Interested parties are encouraged to apply early as the position will be filled based on qualified applicants and the recruitment will close. To be considered for this exciting and rewarding career opportunity, please click on the button below to submit your application, résumé, and cover letter at:

Application materials will be screened in relation to the education and experience minimum requirements criteria outlined in this job announcement. Those candidates who are determined to be the most highly qualified for the opportunity, will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process which will include job interviews.

Possession of the minimum qualifications does not ensure that an applicant will be invited to the next phase of the examination process. SANDAG reserves the right to invite only the most closely qualified applicants to participate and move forward in the recruitment process for this position. For more information, please contact: Michelle Smith, Manager of Capital Project Office, 619-595-5608,