Management Control Systems Consultant



As an Earned Value Manangement System (EVMS) consultant, I can assist clients with deisgn, development and implementation of their key management control systems

About Jim

Jim Henderson is a Management Control Systems consultant with more than 36 years of experience in project, business, and systems management with government and industry specializing in Earned Value Management System (EVMS) design, development, and implementation.

Recently retired from the Department of Defense (DOD), performs on-site EVMS consulting services for Industry in all phases of project management.

As an independent practice owner, he has provided Earned Value Management (EVM) subject matter expert (SME) consulting services to aerospace, electronics, and shipbuilding contractors and the Department of Energy (DOE), including policy formulation, EVM system (EVMS) design, development, and implementation of Electronic Industries Alliance (EIA)-748 EVM compliant processes and tools; data-driven EVM System (EVMS) compliance, corrective action plans, surveillance and compliance reviews, integrated baseline reviews, cost and schedule analysis, risk analysis, cost/schedule reporting requirements, cost performance reporting, project schedule development, and training.

Companies he has worked with include Textron Systems, Lockheed Martin, BAE, and Austal USA. He provides continued support for Textron’s in development, implementation, and training of its EVMS while participating as a Textron liaison on the joint Industry and Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) EVMS Compliance Pilot Project.

Professional Certifications & Education

Acquisition Career Field Certification:
2006 Defense Acquisition Professional Level III Business Cost Estimating & Financial Management
2006 Defense Acquisition Professional Level III Program Management

Honors & Awards:

2013 Civilian Career Service Award
2008 Herbert W. Homer Team Performance Award
1998 OUSD(AT&L) David Packard Excellence in Acquisition Award
1998 Navy Acquisition Reform Award
1997 Defense Acquisition Executive Certificate of Achievement
1991 DLA First Team Award for Mission Goal Accomplishment

Military Medals and Awards:

1992 Defense Meritorious Service Medal
1991 Defense Joint Service Achievement Medal
1991 Defense Joint Service Meritorious Unit Award
1989 Air Force Commendation Medal
1985 Air Force Achievement Medal
1980 Defense Joint Service Commendation Medal
1980 Humanitarian Service Medal
1980 Air Force Organizational Excellence Award

Areas of Focus

  • Management Control Systems Consulting
  • Technical Writing
  • Cost/Schedule Analysis
  • Training & Review/Audit Preparation

Primary Verticals

  • Technology
  • Aerospace

Consulting Practice

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