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Project Analyst I

Reston, Virginia

Job Description


Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.

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Operate under general supervision in representing a business unit or project on less complex administrative matters. Using knowledge of corporate administrative procedures, compile, consolidate, and analyze information needed by staff for the work of the unit or project. Ensure that documentation and process flows are complete, current, and accessible. May coordinate efforts or projects with other areas such as HR, Accounting, Facilities, or IT.


  • Perform varied administrative functions within a business unit or on a project to advance the work of the group. May conduct research, schedule and plan activities, coordinate and prepare deliverables and communications, and provide training support.
  • Recommend, interpret, and/or implement company and internal administrative policies and procedures.
  • Communicate with clients, service providers, or corporate administrative units in coordinating services, deliverables, or meetings. Compile information for business unit or project meetings or for meetings with other units.
  • Gather production or other statistical data to prepare analyses, reports, and schedules for use by the business unit or project team or for communicating to management, clients, support offices, and the like.
  • Serve as principal point of contact in responding to inquiries from internal and external customers.
  • Recommend technology enhancements.
  • May assume a lead role in communicating processes, activities, or requirements of the business unit or project to clients or other business units.
  • May compile budgets considering actual performance, previous expenditures, and estimated expenses. May review, monitor, and analyze expenditures and explain variances.
  • May perform less complex administrative projects or participate as a team member on more complex projects.
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required
  • 1+ years of related experience
  • Strong Microsoft (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint) skills/Tableau and Visio (general knowledge) are a plus
  • Ability to adapt in a fast paced environment with frequent shifts in priority and a strong ability to multitask and keep constant organization for multiple projects
  • High level of confidentiality is a must – working directly with Chief Information Security Officer and Deputy Chief Information Security Officer on sensitive matters
  • Attention to detail, strong written and verbal skills, intellectual curiosity and ability to think outside the box
  • Must have an understanding of common Information Security practices…or a desire to learn about them

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation.
Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Req ID: 55179