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Job Description

Job Title: Process Consultant
Job ID: 89939113
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
Department: Supply Chain Admin
Location: 600 Grant St, Pittsburgh PA 15219

Description

Purpose:
The Process Consultant is responsible for leading Supply Chain Management projects/initiatives related to business process development and improvement and business process infrastructure. As the project manager, your job is to plan, budget, oversee and document all aspects of the specific project to which you are assigned. Project managers may work closely with Supply Chain Management leadership, and other department leaders, to ensure that the scope and direction of each project is on schedule.

Responsibilities:
  • Develop and drive projects focused on the pursuit of business requirements, which will be documented in Business Requirements Documents.
  • Serve as a consultant in process improvement to business leaders, including techniques such as Lean, Six Sigma, process mapping, procedure development and documentation, etc.
  • Develop and execute a strategic plan for process improvement across the business enterprise and document in a Project Charter or Statement of Work.
  • Act as a change agent to lead, facilitate, and manage change across the organization.
  • Develop and maintain detailed project plans for Supply Chain Management projects/initiatives, including requirements for internal and external (consultant) resources, including Team Engagement Charters.
  • Responsible for delivery of products/services within budget and targeted delivery date. Time reporting in PPM and Travel expense management within appropriate systems.
  • Investigate areas for improvement in processes/service delivery; Lead multi-functional, dedicated project teams? clients, primarily located in the United States, through development of detailed Project Management Plans. Project Manager will delegate tasks and individually perform tasks to support the project. Schedule and lead project status meetings with project stakeholders to assess progress and plan activities.
  • Maintain knowledge of current industry best practices and trends in project management, technology and processes to continually identify ways to apply to current business practices.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills Highly organized and advanced time management skills.
  • Prepare and present project status reports to appropriate stakeholders/Project Management Committee.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Engineering, Supply Chain Management or related field is required.
  • Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) and/or Advanced degree (MBA) preferred.
  • Two years of Healthcare, Project Management or Supply Chain experience is required.
  • Must possess knowledge of industry standard project management tools, methods and reports for resource planning and other project management functions.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

Salary Range: $38.15 to $64.63 / hour

Union Position: No

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