Project Management Office Manager

Akron Children''s Hospital   •  

Akron, OH

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


8 - 10 years

Posted 35 days ago

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as they would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Position Summary:

Establish, implement, develop, and control best practices for IT project management throughout the organization. Includes defining and documenting all policies and processes of project lifecycles in order to deliver these projects according to plan and within budget. Creates formal methodologies for defining project key performance metrics and allocating resources. Assists with prioritization of the project portfolio. Ensures proper planning is in place at a high level to determine whether the capacity is there to take on new work for the prioritized project portfolio.


Bachelor degree in business, computer science, electrical engineering or computer related area required. Five (5) years management experience preferred with a minimum of 3-5 direct reports. Minimum of seven (7) years project management experience required. Experience can be concurrent. A PMP certification is required. Proven track record of strong PMO experience utilizing project management best practices. Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high pressure environment and make sound decisions in emergency situations.

Good interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills required as position deals with individuals of all levels.