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Perspecta Project Coordinator in Herndon, Virginia

Business Group Highlights

Civilian, State and Local

Perspecta’s Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.



Responsible for administering and organizing all types of projects, from simple activities to more complex ones to ensure that all projects are completed on time and meet high quality standards.


• Coordinate project management activities, resources, equipment and information

• Break projects into doable actions and set timeframes

• Liaise with clients and internal teams to identify and define requirements, scope and objectives

• Assign tasks to internal teams and assist with schedule management

• Make sure that clients’ needs are met as projects evolve

• Help prepare budgets

• Analyze risks and opportunities

• Oversee project procurement management

• Monitor project progress and handle any issues that arise

• Act as the point of contact and communicate project status to all participants

• Work with the Project Manager to eliminate blockers

• Use tools to monitor working hours, plans and expenditures

• Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation, plans and reports

• Ensure standards and requirements are met through conducting quality assurance tests



• Requires an active SECRET Government Security Clearance

• Proven work experience as a Project Coordinator or similar role

• Experience in project management, from conception to delivery

• An ability to prepare and interpret flowcharts, schedules and step-by-step action plans

• Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management

• Strong client-facing and teamwork skills

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Attention to detail and a can-do attitude.

• Experience using Remedy or ServiceNow as a CRM

• Working knowledge of MS Project or similar application to manage projects

• Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sector—from investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nation’s most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO at Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).