GWSB Commencement Speaker and Singer Auditions

When: March 26, 2012, 9am-12pm

Where: Duqués Hall, Room 420.

Students interested in speaking at the school commencement celebration should email gradspkr@gwu.edu to sign up for an audition time. Come prepared to present your 3-5 minute commencement speech for the audition. Students interested in singing the National Anthem and Alma Mater at the school commencement celebration should email gradsing@gwu.edu to sign up for an audition time. Be prepared to sing the National Anthem for the audition.

Everyone that auditions should send a 500 word or less bio and recent photo to the email addresses provided prior to March 26, 2012.

International Student & Scholar Tax Workshop

 If you are receiving a scholarship, fellowship, wages or a stipend from GW, you may need to file US and state taxes! Taxes must be filed by April 17th! Join the GW Tax Department for a tax workshop on Wednesday, March 21st, and have all of your tax questions answered, including which tax forms to complete and tax treaty questions. Details below:
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Marvin Center Room 309

2 User Acceptance Specialist Positions – Information Experts

 User Acceptance Specialist

Information Experts is seeking a User Acceptance Specialist to work as part of a team to conduct testing on applications throughout all stages of the software development lifecycle. This includes ensuring products meet the expected functional (business and technical) requirements and acceptable performance levels. The User Acceptance Specialist will support overall business objectives and work closely with members of the program, development, and project management teams to support User Acceptance Testing. The candidate must have the ability to work independently and under project management direction.

Position Profile:

This position is located in Boyers, PA. Some travel may be required.

The candidate must undergo a preliminary background check and/or security investigation before beginning work in this position. Eligible candidates for this position must be able to obtain and maintain an SSBI clearance.

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2 Program Analyst Positions at Information Experts

 Program Analyst

 Information Experts is seeking a Program Analyst to support the customer Program Management Office (PMO) in detailed project planning and analysis on various information technology (IT) programs. In this role, the team member will be responsible for developing project planning activities with Project Managers (PMs), monitoring/maintaining the schedule, controlling the baselines (performance measurement, forecast, and what-ifs), and detailed project reporting. Interested candidates should have a thorough understanding of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and scheduling techniques as well as Microsoft Project proficiency to develop and maintain project schedules.

Position Profile:

This position is located in Fort Meade, MD 20755. Some travel may be required.

The candidate must undergo a preliminary background check and/or security investigation before beginning work in this position. Eligible candidates for this position must be able to obtain and maintain an SSBI clearance.

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PM Position at Henkels & McCoy, Inc.

Job Title: Project Manager

Job ID:  2934

Overview:

Henkels & McCoy, Inc., one of the largest privately held utility contracting firms in North America, with over 5000 employees in 80 cities and over 85 years of a proven reputation as one of the most reliable, innovative and diversified firms in the engineering and construction industry, is currently seeking a mid-level Project Manager in the New England area. This position is part of the East Region’s Project Management Office and is considered strategic within the organization. The Project Manager will report to the East Region’s PMO Director in Blue Bell, PA.  Apply at www.henkels.com.
Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for tracking and reporting of daily operations.
  • Provides a single point of contact with the Client for all formal correspondence.
  • Assures effective communication with the client and our Team.
  • Attends client meetings and prepares meeting minutes
  • Prepares weekly and monthly status reports
  • Financial Tracking: Production, Labor & Material Costs, Invoicing, A/R
  • Supports the project schedule creation and updating
  • Documents Changes From Baseline Scope of Work.
  • Supports the Construction Manager. Works hand in hand with the CM.
  • Responsible for assuring all subcontractors have signed our agreement  and provided certificates of insurance.

Qualifications:

  • Experience in the telecom construction industry preferred
  • Minimum 4 years of Project Management experience 
  • College degree and industry related courses such as PM certification, certification, management courses 
  • Experienced in reading RFP’s, blueprints, specifications, estimating and proposal preparation.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office Suite.