Project Manager (Healthcare) in Brooklyn, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 10/18/2019

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Job Description

Title: Project Manager (Healthcare)
Rate: DOE (Depends on Experience)
Duration: Fulltime w/Client

Job Description:

Client is looking for an experienced Project Manager with Healthcare industry experience (MUST).

What You'll Be Doing
  • Providing strategic support to teams and key stakeholders with leadership, operational planning and execution, change management, program design and implementation oversight.
  • Engaging cross-functional technical leads and program/project managers to build a collaborative, scaled approach to developing and maintaining sustainable business process configurations.
  • Aligning communications and improving awareness more broadly by providing overarching communications to leadership and other stakeholders on progress, issues, and risks.
  • Evaluating customer feedback and input to determine the scope and focus areas of future projects.
  • Leading project estimation, analysis, requirements and design specifications to effectively define projects and necessary resources.
  • Determining the priority and cost justification for suggested modifications or enhancements to existing projects.
  • Promoting teamwork and a collaborative work environment.
  • Managing expectations - ensuring that reports, estimates and status are accurately detailed and projects receive the appropriate level of priority.
  • Establishing objective measures and providing constructive input to the performance evaluations of members of the team.
  • Coaching for performance; assisting in the development and mentoring staff to help them achieve their goals and performance objectives.
  • Assisting in the recruitment and selection of prospective team members; assimilation of new people into the organization, and managing team issues and problems in a constructive and professional manner.

  • Health insurance industry experience required
  • 5+ years of Program/Project Management experience
  • 3+ years interacting w/technical resources
  • 3+ years managing Agile projects
  • Proven track record of planning and implementing an effective program management structure
  • Extensive experience implementing risk management protocols and ensuring the necessary "bottom up” and "top down” communications necessary to make them effective
  • Prior experience in matrix management and managing relationships between IT and the business
  • Extensive experience defining and reporting on metrics to support organizational goals
  • Ability to develop and maintain project plans, identify resource needs, and manage project schedule
  • Collaborate effectively across teams to define strategy, goals and commitment to timelines and deliverables
  • Exceptional "waterfall” and Agile project management skills, including the ability to blend both approaches based on project needs
  • Proven ability to assemble, mentor and grow cross-functional teams
  • Strong communication skills through written and verbal communication, with technical and non-technical audiences, including executives and customers
  • Ability to promote and foster teamwork and a collaborative work-environment
  • Strong problem-solving and problem identification skills to preempt obstacles and conflicts
  • Self-starter, positive and excited to work with a team of excellent engineers
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