Project Manager

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Sep 20, 2018
Closes
Oct 25, 2018
Function
Analyst, Research
Hours
Full Time

St. Louis & Associates, a small business company, has an immediate opening for a project manager on a Federal government contract. The position will be located on-site at the Government facility in Washington, DC.  The salary range is from $95,000 to $115,000 annually.

Responsibilities include:

  • Serve as liaison between St Louis & Associates and the U.S. Department of Labor,
  • Coordinate all project related personnel matters,
  • Communicate orally and in writing with the project director and federal employees,
  • Support the federal government (Department of Labor) in forecasting state workloads and compiling and analyzing variables related to labor market economics using statistical forecasting techniques,
  • Support the federal government (Department of Labor) in maintaining the Benefit Financing Model,
  • Develop and maintain a new version of the Benefit Financing Model using Excel VBA,
  • Estimate and analyze the UI benefit outlays, revenues and administrative outlays for budget and legislative purposes,
  • Forecast labor market trends via time series analysis,
  • Update and develop programs for the quarterly updating process of the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Data Summary Publication, including detailed comparisons of the States (https://oui.doleta.gov/unemploy/content/data.asp),
  • Prepare and publish annual estimates of FUTA taxes paid by employers in each state and the amount returned to each state (https://oui.doleta.gov/unemploy/futa_receipts.asp ),
  • Prepare state trust fund adequacy measures including the Average High Cost Multiple,
  • Update the Workload Forecasting Model.

 Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Economics, Statistics, or equivalent field required
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Minimum 5 years professional experience
  • Knowledge of statistical methods including regression analysis and forecasting methods
  • Must be proficient with moderate to advanced functions in Microsoft Excel.
  • Must be proficient with a statistical programming language such as R, SPSS or other similar language.
  • Experience with VBA programming in Excel for complex data analysis preferred.
  • Experience with data visualization tools and programs such as Tableau preferred.
  • Knowledge of Unemployment Insurance program preferred
  • Must be able to work independently and in a team environment

Please email resume, cover letter, and reference contact information to employment0923@gmail.com.

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