Integrated Cost & Schedule Management
Proposal PP&C Support
Planning should begin early in the Proposal process. The Cost & Schedule Architecture of a program is an integral part of a win strategy and sets the basis for execution after award. SM&A support can increase your Pwin and set the stage for post award success.
Proposal IMP/IMS Review
During proposal development, we review the client’s IMP and IMS to assess if it is complete, RFP compliant, compelling and consistent with proposal win themes.
SM&A has documented Cost & Schedule Management best practices into a detailed, online process. Your program will instantly benefit from our “best in class” capabilities, developed from 25+ years in Cost and Schedule Management. We customize our proven techniques to the requirements of your contract and your company guidelines.
We audit your IMS in 101 areas to assure that it meets government and other requirements. We provide an out brief highlighting problem areas and recommended solutions. You improve your IMS and avoid a poor government audit.
Schedule Risk Assessment
Required on many federal contracts, SRA reveals the achievability of your schedule. The process sheds light on risk and opportunity within your program. Using COTS software and our proven process, we help you build and manage an achievable schedule.
Scheduling SW Tool Implementation & Support
With 10 years of experience and scores of successful implementations, we provide technical installation, training, mentoring, and ongoing support for desktop and enterprise scheduling software. Tools include: Microsoft Project Server, Open Plan, Primavera.
We provide a Turnkey solution for DOD contractors to provide required CCDR cost reports to the government. Proprietary software and a proven methodology allow our clients to meet their CSDR needs quickly and efficiently.
PP&C Program Support (Cost/Schedule)
With more than 130 experienced schedulers and Cost Analysts skilled in an array of tools, we provide customized, flexible support using your tools and processes at a reasonable cost. Tools include: Microsoft Project, Open Plan Professional, Primavera, M*PM, COBRA, wInsight, Costview, Realtime Projects, and many more.
We offer an extensive curriculum for tailored, client-specific instructional courses and public workshops. These workshops are an inexpensive approach for those seeking to improve their understanding and application of scheduling and Microsoft Project.