Service Corporation International (SCI) Corporate - Project Coordinator in Houston, Texas

Overview & Responsibilities

Supports and assists with the planning and administration of multiple projects including timelines, budget tracking, and reporting analysis required for successful and timely completion of projects. Handles project administrative functions e.g. scheduling meetings; compiling and distributing meeting notes; coordinating images and content for applications and presentations; preparing meeting materials and responding to field inquiries.The position will have frequent contact with Field staff and other departments in the Company such as Supply Chain Management, Marketing, Sales, Operations, Pricing and Information Technology


90% Program Administration

  • Helps follow up on items on project plans to ensure tasks and milestones are completed on schedule

  • Assists in the development of presentations and resource materials to support the rollout of products to our field locations

  • Coordinates the collection, formatting and organization of product image library and descriptions

  • Collects and interprets survey data to place necessary equipment orders for locations

  • Provides back-up support on the email support inbox to respond to field inquiries in a timely manner

  • Tracks project costs, including assisting with coding expenses to appropriate CEAs

  • Supports the creation of point of purchase materials by providing high resolution images and descriptions that are consistent with brand standards and business requirements

  • Assists with the compiling content needed for the development of program materials to enhance program performance

  • Establishes and maintains ongoing relationships with partners and stakeholders to facilitate execution of assigned deliverables

10% Data Analysis

  • Queries, monitors and reports participation and vendor agreement status.

Requirements & Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing or a related discipline.


  • Typically requires a minimum of 2 years of project and administrative experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Administrative, analytical and reporting skills

  • Position will require 100% travel.

  • Extreme attention to detail and problem solving skills

  • Critical thinking and project management skills required

  • Level-headedness to manage multiple activities simultaneously while dealing with ambiguity and uncertainty

  • Maintain a positive attitude, a desire to help co-workers and a work ethic that motivates others

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to use Excel, Access, Word, and PowerPoint

  • Flexible and able to change and adapt easily to changes in projects

  • Ability to effectively deal with wide variety of competing demands.

SCI Overview

Who we are. What we do.

We’re more than North America’s largest provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. We are mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, sons and daughters who are devoted to the communities where we live and work. We are more than 20,000 dedicated individuals who provide caring assistance to families in need, honor veterans and public servants and deliver lifesaving programs to help keep children and seniors safe.

We operate under the umbrella of the Dignity Memorial network of 1,800 funeral homes and cemeteries. Dignity Memorial providers care for more than 300,000 families each year and understand the importance of thoughtful, personalized arrangements. We believe creating meaningful ways to pay tribute to a loved one begins with compassion and is shaped by the understanding that each life is truly unique. For us, there is no greater responsibility than honoring and preserving the story of one’s life.

Benefits Options:

  • Health benefits (medical, dental, vision, life)

  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan with company match

  • Vacation and sick time

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Funeral discounts, and more

SCI offers advanced on-line training resources, career advancement opportunities in the largest organization in the industry, attractive benefits, and a wonderful community to serve with plenty of culture and personality. For additional information regarding our company, please visit our corporate site at .

As used herein, “SCI” refers to Service Corporation International and its affiliated companies.

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

Associate Requisition ID Req.55417

# of Openings 1

Category (Portal Searching) Administration and Clerical

Type Full-Time