Project Manager Lead, National Medicare

Kaiser Permanente   •  

Longview, WA

Industry: Patient Care

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 360 days ago

Description: Role can be based in any of these locations: Oakland, CA; Burbank, CA; Portland, OR; Atlanta, GA; Longview, WA; Denver, CO; Rockville, MD.

Includes the planning and tracking of projects both (tactical and strategic), cost effectiveness, communication, risk analysis, quality assurance, team and vendor management, and implementation of highly visible, sensitive and multi-faceted projects. Identifies and resolves issues related to projects. Ensures assigned projects are delivered within scope, schedule, budget and quality levels are consistent with partner/customer expectations.

Essential Functions:

  • Manages complex projects or multiple projects of moderate complexity.
  • Leverages knowledge and prior experience to develop appropriate solutions.
  • Manages development of business case and may present business case.
  • Matches appropriate methods to identified client needs.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the risk management process.
  • Participates in the application of the risk management process.
  • Leverages knowledge of and trains Project Management methodology, skills, tools for team members.
  • Converts business cases to business plans.
  • Develops and executes user training plans.
  • Stays abreast of enterprise-wide projects.
  • Develops framework and manages the tracking of interdependencies within or across projects.
  • Accountable for coordination of collection and validation of business requirements.
  • May determine the impact of current/existing technologies on the project.
  • Works on assignments of diverse and complex scope.
  • Interprets less defined guidelines to make recommendations for process improvements and/or enhancements.
  • Requires complex planning to coordinate with other departments or resources.
  • Oversees transition of project team members to new projects.
  • Ensures lessons learned applied to future efforts.

    Develops, reviews, and manages submissions of PBPs and ANOC/EOCs and SBs. Position will include working with Health Plan Contracts and Benefit Administration, Medicare bid process, and PBP preparers. Detailed benefit knowledge about KP's Medicare plans is highly preferred.


Basic Qualifications:
Experience

  • Minimum five (5) years of project management experience.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and experience re: use of change management process.
    Education
  • Bachelor's degree in related field OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
    License, Certification, Registration
  • N/A

    Additional Requirements:
  • Demonstrates understanding of and applies knowledge in all phases of the project delivery life cycle.
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • N/A

Job Number: 640025