FIND PERSONALIZED JOBS
Sign up to Zippia and discover your career options with your personalized career search.
Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.
APPLY NOW
Apply Now
×
FIND
PERSONALIZED JOBS

Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.

CONTENT HAS
BEEN UNLOCKED
Close this window to view unlocked content
or
find interesting jobs in

Log In

Log In to Save

Sign Up to Save

Sign Up to Dismiss

Sign Up

SIGN UP TO UNLOCK CONTENT

or

The email and password you specified are invalid. Please, try again.

Email and password are mandatory

Forgot Password?

Don't have an account? Sign Up

reset password

Enter your email address and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Back to Log In

Log In

Log In to Save

Sign Up to Save

Sign Up to Dismiss

Sign up to save the job and get personalized job recommendations.

Sign up to dismiss the job and get personalized job recommendations.

or

The email and password you specified are invalid. Please, try again.

Email and password are mandatory

Already have an account? Log in

reset password

Enter your email address and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Back to Log In

Company Saved

Answer a few questions and view jobs at that match your preferences.

Where do you want to work?

Job Saved

See your Saved Jobs now

or

find more interesting jobs in

Job Dismissed

Find better matching jobs in

Your search has been saved!

Become A Project Specialist

Where do you want to work?

To get started, tell us where you'd like to work.
Sorry, we can't find that. Please try a different city or state.

Working As A Project Specialist

  • $72,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Project Specialist Do At Cigna

* Completion of the care management summary for High Cost Claimant reporting, following corporate guidelines 
* Research and presentation of findings to support the Market Medical Executive / Clinical Consultant to facilitate timely problem resolution 
* Performs root cause analysis on escalated issues and recommends system/ process improvement to leadership for improvements/ corrections 
* May lead a small to mid-sized project to implement recommended improvements
* Provides tracking and trending reports to management on the reasons and costs of escalated issue resolution 
* Utilize critical thinking to identify and present resolution to escalated issues  Work with multiple matrix partners in a fast paced environment

What Does A Project Specialist Do At Republic Services

* Maintains open communications with Implementation Project Manager, Conversion Specialist, Program Administrators and management to gain agreement and an understanding of client implemented services.
* Defines descriptive set up instructions for Conversion Specialists and Implementation Coordinators to set up the billing database, account conversions in process and 3rd party set up for new National Accounts.
* Reconcile client set up file with system set up to ensure accounts are set up correctly.
* Reconciles service runs to the Exhibit to identify variances and account for them, and provides direction to the accounting department to make adjustments in invoices/accounts accordingly and correct issues as appropriate.
* Reviews account activity and may develop client, and department reports.
* Provides status of implementation projects to Implementation Project Manager and the Implementation Management Team as appropriate.
* Creates ad hoc data management tools using MS Excel and MS Access for internal and external use.
* Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.
* The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required by personnel so classified.
* Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company

What Does A Project Specialist Do At Staples

* Operations Management
* Define initiatives in partnership with the business owners(Category Merchants, DMM's, and GMM's)
* Collaborate with business owners and cross-functional partners to create a unified strategy, project plans, and
* implementation timelines
* Implement all initiatives
* Work with team to identify and implement new strategic initiatives to test/roll out targeted towards driving sales and
* margin growth
* Use strong analytical and financial skills to ensure initiative resource needs will align with expected return on investment
* Performance Management
* Develop understanding of all key performance metrics-sales, adjusted margin, inventory management and turn
* Monitor ongoing performance for initiatives relative to financial goals
* Develop and project manage short-term plans for mitigating risks and address opportunities
* Drive cross functional leadership to execute changes in strategy based on recommendations

What Does A Project Specialist Do At American Bank

* Develop detailed project schedules, budget estimates, and business/technology
* requirements in collaboration with internal team members and key stakeholders.
* Identify stakeholders and identify components required to plan and complete
* testing, including determining the appropriate amount of time required,
* coordinating with internal and external departments, and scheduling space,
* hardware, and personnel required.
* Coordinate project activities with appropriate staff and project partners, as
* well as build, develop, and grow any internal relationships vital to the
* success of projects.
* Leads teams through as-is and to-be process mapping required to understand
* business and technical requirements.
* Collaborate with business units in the definition, development, testing and
* deployment of ways to streamline existing processes with new technology.
* Analyze, design, develop, and implement new projects and enhancements to
* existing applications, as well as perform new product research.
* Identify and document project risks and issues.
* Ensure adherence to all bank
* policies relative to Regulatory Compliance such as the Bank Secrecy Act, USA
* Patriot Act, Anti
* Money Laundering Act, and Privacy Act.
* Manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise
* contingency plans.
* Facilitate meetings with key stakeholders to resolve issues and escalate to
* senior project manager as needed.
* Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation using standard PMO
* tools and resources.
* Develop and facilitate end-user training when required.
* Establish and maintain relationships with vendors and third-party service
* providers.
* Assist in the creation of month-end reporting for project portfolios.
* Assist with administration duties in Clarizen, the Bank’s web-based project
* management software.
* Work efficiently, independently, and frequently autonomously.
* May perform other duties and special projects as assigned.
* May require some travel between various branches

What Does A Project Specialist Do At Raymond James

* Represents department on projects.
* Participates in building project plans for assigned projects.
* Conducts research, documentation, and testing for projects.
* Provides input and assistance on Process Improvements efforts.
* Conducts requirements gathering for projects.
* Creates and maintains internal project management tools for assigned projects.
* Provides input, monitors, and updates project schedules.
* Assists in defining and clarifying project requirements and parameters with project managers.
* Maintains documentation and communications.
* May train others to use required project management methodologies and provides some user support for project management software and templates.
* Provides administrative support to assigned project management teams and may assist with technical and vendor support.
* Conducts research, documentation and analysis to identify impacts associated with initiatives.
* Creates Business Case documents to communicate and prioritize intermediate level initiatives.
* Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Show More

Show Less

Do you work as a Project Specialist?

Send To A Friend

Project Specialist Jobs

NO RESULTS

Aw snap, no jobs found.

Add To My Jobs

Project Specialist Career Paths

Project Specialist
Project Manager Purchasing Manager Operations Manager
Senior Operations Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Project Manager Senior Project Manager
Director Of Project Management
12 Yearsyrs
Project Manager Program Manager Senior Project Manager
Project Director
8 Yearsyrs
Assistant Manager Branch Manager
Manager, Assistant Vice President
7 Yearsyrs
Assistant Manager Manager Finance Manager
Manager Finance Planning And Analysis
8 Yearsyrs
Assistant Manager Manager Operations Manager
Operations Project Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Business Analyst Consultant Program Manager
Operations Program Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Business Analyst Consultant Marketing Manager
Marketing And Operations Manager
5 Yearsyrs
Business Analyst Information Technology Project Manager
Contract Project Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Office Manager Operations Manager Information Technology Project Manager
Manager, Project Management
9 Yearsyrs
Office Manager Area Manager Production Manager
Processing Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Consultant Senior Accountant Senior Finance Analyst
Pricing Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Team Leader Warehouse Manager Logistics Manager
Planning Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Office Manager Account Manager Business Development Manager
Proposal Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Team Leader Project Leader Senior Business Analyst
Implementation Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Project Analyst Senior Analyst Senior Data Analyst-
Data Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Assistant Store Manager Assistant Branch Manager Banking Center Manager
Client Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Project Administrator Human Resources Generalist Senior Technical Recruiter
Resource Manager
6 Yearsyrs
Team Leader Owner Maintenance Manager
Special Projects Manager
7 Yearsyrs
Show More
Share

Do you work as a Project Specialist?

Help others decide if this is a good career for them

Average Length of Employment
Staff Specialist 3.8 years
Staff Analyst 3.8 years
Senior Specialist 3.7 years
Control Specialist 3.4 years
Project Specialist 3.0 years
Project Analyst 3.0 years
Project Officer 2.6 years
Project Consultant 1.9 years
Top Careers Before Project Specialist
Internship 7.7%
Cashier 4.7%
Manager 3.4%
Specialist 3.2%
Supervisor 3.1%
Consultant 3.0%
Owner 2.8%
Top Careers After Project Specialist
Consultant 5.2%
Specialist 4.2%
Manager 3.6%
Internship 2.8%
Volunteer 2.8%

Do you work as a Project Specialist?

Average Yearly Salary
$72,000
View Detailed Salary Report
$51,000
Min 10%
$72,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Median 50%
$102,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Chevron
Highest Paying City
Urban Honolulu, HI
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Avg Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a Project Specialist make at top companies?
The national average salary for a Project Specialist in the United States is $72,531 per year or $35 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $51,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $102,000.

Real Project Specialist Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
SAB Basis Project Specialist Volke Consulting, Ltd. Greenville, SC Jan 02, 2016 $145,600
IST Technical Project Specialist Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Sep 26, 2016 $145,000 -
$168,200
Project Specialist (Construction/Development) Forest City Employer New York, NY Feb 12, 2016 $144,040
IST Technical Project Specialist Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA May 25, 2016 $140,000 -
$168,200
Digital Project Specialist The Ogilvy Group LLC New York, NY Apr 11, 2016 $140,000
Sales Project Specialist Triumph Marketing Solutions, LLC Davie, FL Aug 23, 2016 $136,469
Validation Project Specialist Valsource, LLC Downingtown, PA Feb 10, 2015 $135,658
Project Specialist Accenture LLP Houston, TX Sep 14, 2015 $123,178
Project Specialist Accenture LLP Summitville, OH Sep 01, 2015 $120,000
Project Specialist Accenture LLP Irving, TX Sep 01, 2015 $120,000
Project Specialist Accenture LLP San Francisco, CA Jul 01, 2015 $120,000
Project Specialist Accenture LLP San Francisco, CA Jan 28, 2016 $120,000
Project Connect Specialist-Record To Report (R2R) SME MRC Global Inc. Houston, TX Jul 20, 2015 $118,495
Project Specialist MUFG Union Bank, N.A. San Francisco, CA Sep 09, 2015 $84,500 -
$87,000
Project Specialist I Fluor Enterprises, Inc. Sugar Land, TX Aug 21, 2015 $83,192
Project Info Specialist III Fluor Enterprises, Inc. Sugar Land, TX Nov 18, 2015 $81,869
Strategic Project Specialist QBE Americas, Inc. New York, NY Sep 08, 2016 $81,827 -
$93,600
Strategic Project Specialist QBE Americas, Inc. New York, NY Jun 06, 2016 $81,827 -
$93,600
Project Specialist Altair Productdesign, Inc. Dearborn, MI Feb 15, 2016 $81,664
Project Specialist Cisco Systems, Inc. Iselin, NJ Sep 15, 2015 $81,474 -
$105,200
Project Specialist Cisco Systems, Inc. San Jose, CA Jan 06, 2016 $80,933 -
$106,800
Project Connect Specialist-Quote To Cash (Q2C) SME MRC Global Inc. Houston, TX Jul 20, 2015 $66,269
Project Connect Specialist-Quote To Cash (Q2C) SME MRC Global Inc. Houston, TX Jun 22, 2015 $66,269
Project Specialist Blue Star Management Services, LLC Miami, FL Sep 17, 2016 $66,200
Business Project Specialist Deloitte LLP New York, NY Jun 27, 2016 $66,000
Technical Project Specialist The University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA Jan 03, 2016 $65,645
Customer Project Specialist Schneider Electric USA, Inc. New York, NY Oct 01, 2015 $65,270 -
$80,557
Customer Project Specialist Schneider Electric USA, Inc. New York, NY Jun 20, 2016 $65,270 -
$78,165
Project Specialist Peerless Mfg Co Dallas, TX Jun 24, 2016 $65,000

No Results

To get more results, try adjusting your search by changing your filters.

See More Salaries

How Would You Rate The Salary Of a Project Specialist?

Have you worked as a Project Specialist? Help other job seekers by rating your experience as a Project Specialist.

Top Skills for A Project Specialist

  1. Project Management
  2. Customer Service
  3. Ensure Compliance
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Facilitated improving coordination between engineering, project management, and configuration management operations.
  • Establish file maintenance programs in customer service and monitor established record retention policies to ensure compliance.
  • Administered cash management of multiple federal grants to ensure compliance with established federal and state protocols.
  • Collaborated with VP of Collateral Management and Government Bankers to process Letters of Credit from initiation to data entry to distribution.
  • Reviewed financial statements for accuracy, prepared adjustments to accounts, reconciled account balances, and analyzed account activities.

Rank:

Average Salary:

Embed On Your Website

Top 10 Best States for Project Specialists

  1. District of Columbia
  2. Maryland
  3. Virginia
  4. Texas
  5. Connecticut
  6. Colorado
  7. Alaska
  8. Massachusetts
  9. New Jersey
  10. New Hampshire
  • (498 jobs)
  • (852 jobs)
  • (1,582 jobs)
  • (2,514 jobs)
  • (432 jobs)
  • (774 jobs)
  • (67 jobs)
  • (1,388 jobs)
  • (1,054 jobs)
  • (155 jobs)

Project Specialist Resume Examples And Tips

The average resume reviewer spends between 5 to 7 seconds looking at a single resume, which leaves the average job applier with roughly six seconds to make a killer first impression. Thanks to this, a single typo or error on your resume can disqualify you right out of the gate. At Zippia, we went through over 10,150 Project Specialist resumes and compiled some information about how best to optimize them. Here are some suggestions based on what we found, divided by the individual sections of the resume itself.

Learn How To Create A Top Notch Project Specialist Resume

View Resume Examples

Project Specialist Demographics

Gender

Female

48.9%

Male

41.6%

Unknown

9.5%
Ethnicity

White

60.5%

Hispanic or Latino

15.8%

Black or African American

11.2%

Asian

8.6%

Unknown

4.0%
Show More
Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

56.3%

French

5.8%

Chinese

5.8%

Mandarin

5.5%

German

4.1%

Portuguese

3.4%

Italian

3.1%

Japanese

2.4%

Cantonese

2.4%

Carrier

1.9%

Russian

1.7%

Polish

1.7%

Korean

1.2%

Hebrew

1.0%

Arabic

1.0%

Thai

0.7%

Tagalog

0.7%

Vietnamese

0.5%

Romanian

0.5%

Hindi

0.5%
Show More

Project Specialist Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

27.0%

Arizona State University

6.2%

Strayer University

5.6%

University of Southern California

4.8%

Pennsylvania State University

4.6%

University of Houston

4.3%

Texas A&M University

4.0%

Temple University

3.9%

George Washington University

3.9%

University of North Texas

3.8%

Northeastern University

3.6%

Boston University

3.5%

University of Maryland - University College

3.5%

Michigan State University

3.2%

Kaplan University

3.2%

Southern New Hampshire University

3.1%

San Jose State University

3.1%

Webster University

3.1%

University of Arizona

2.9%

Florida State University

2.9%
Show More
Majors

Business

35.9%

Communication

5.4%

Management

5.2%

Accounting

5.2%

Psychology

4.8%

Project Management

4.8%

Marketing

4.4%

Finance

4.0%

Computer Science

3.3%

Health Care Administration

3.2%

Criminal Justice

3.1%

Computer Information Systems

2.6%

Political Science

2.5%

Interior Design

2.5%

Human Resources Management

2.5%

English

2.2%

Education

2.2%

Electrical Engineering

2.1%

Nursing

2.1%

Graphic Design

2.0%
Show More
Degrees

Bachelors

43.4%

Masters

22.5%

Other

18.0%

Associate

9.1%

Certificate

4.1%

Doctorate

1.9%

Diploma

0.8%

License

0.2%
Show More

Job type you want
Full Time
Part Time
Internship
Temporary

How Would You Rate Working As a Project Specialist?

Are you working as a Project Specialist? Help us rate Project Specialist as a Career.

Top Project Specialist Employers

Jobs From Top Project Specialist Employers

Related to your recently viewed content