Project Manager

 •  Health Plan One Trumbull, CT

5 - 7 years experience  •  Healthcare IT

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/24/17
Trumbull, CT
5 - 7 years experience
Healthcare IT
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/24/17

Responsible for the implementation and management of new projects and processes, for new and existing external clients as well as internal business units. Manages and coordinates projects and key initiatives from start to finish. Drives enterprise, functional and/or departmental initiatives and ensures project timelines and expectations are met. Ensures projects deliver on established goals for business value creation. Responsible for creating Project Plans/timelines and documenting all business process, requirements and expectations of the client, Works with internal resources to communicate the client’s needs/expectations. Works closely with all levels of management throughout the project to ensure all responsible parties/resources understand the scope and deliverables of the project. Presents findings and makes recommendations to all levels of management.
 

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates and manages project planning and execution for multiple projects
  • Interfaces with counterpart at client and/or vendor and serves as primary point of contact for HPOne
  • Manages key project initiatives including the development of detail work plans, setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities, monitoring/summarizing project progress, and creating detailed business requirements that define the business process, requirements and expectations of the client
  • Provides supervision and leadership for project team members
  • Monitors developed work plans and enforces accountability by key stakeholders. Identifies any potential slippage early and either remediates or escalates to leadership
  • Prepares strategic analysis of potential business and/or operational opportunities
  • Communicates purpose and vision of the project and prepares summary reports and recommendations for management
  • Holds daily/weekly meetings with clients/vendors/internal resources on project initiatives and deliverables
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degreerequired, or equivalent related industry experience
  • Five (5) plus years direct project management experience, preferably in a healthcare environment or directly related or equivalent work experience. (Direct project management experience includes managing projects from start to finish as primary responsibility)
  • Candidate must possess superior organizational skills including general organization, time management, scheduling, coordinating meetings and using time efficiently, as well as manage multiple projects at a time
  • Superior oral and written communication skills to foster change through positive, clear, effective communication to stakeholders both within and outside the organization
  • Ability to interpret technical solutions for business process and procedure and be able to effectively communicate it to the client/vendor
  • Superior leadership skills to be used to keep the project team focused and discussions moving forward, resolve conflicts with both internal and external audiences as well as invoke a level of confidence and authority to various department leaders and levels of management
  • Superior analytical skills to effectively research solutions, problem solve, define business processes, and the ability to make suggestions to business leaders on proposed business process solutions
  • Ability to work independently
  • Knowledge of email systems such Microsoft Outlook sufficient to communicate and schedule with both internal and external contacts
  • Knowledge of MS Word sufficient to create complex documents, which may contain graphics, form fields, sub-headings and indexes
  • Knowledge of MS Excel sufficient to create moderately complex spreadsheets and data gathering analysis tools containing pivot tables, formulas, links and graphs
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Visio and Project sufficient to create moderately complex depictions and project plans

Licenses/Certifications:

  • PMP license/certification, preferred

Requisition ID1032

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