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Project Manager

  • Job ID: 632535557
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Management
  • Hours: Monday - Friday, Daylight
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: University of Pittsburgh Physicians
  • Department: 60701 POP07 DERM Administration
  • Location: 3708 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15213
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour

Description

University of Pittsburgh Physicians Division is currently hiring a Full-Time Project Manager to support the UPMC Dermatology team! This position works in the Dermatology Administration office located near UPMC Presbyterian Hospital with travel to the six dermatology clinics (Wexford, Shadyside and Harmarville).  They will support our providers, practice managers, and leadership team.

Purpose:

In this role, the Project Manager will provide administrative and operational support. They will oversee the clinical operations and practice managers, prepare and analyze reports, and implement new initiatives to better the patient's experience and provide growth across the region. 


Responsibilities:

  • Identify trends and process improvement opportunities across departments within operations.
  • Perform cost/benefit analysis
  • Develop and implement key metrics to measure and report on progress of initiatives.
  • Work with other managers to achieve efficiencies across integration of projects.
  • Develop and maintain detailed project plans, this includes utilizing standard project documentation and methodology and project tracking and reporting procedures.
  • Develop cross-functional, change management and implementation strategies; ensure that all of the participating parties have committed to effective implementation of the processes and procedures.
  • Assist team members in resolving project problems, escalates issues when necessary, and facilities decision-making.
  • Assure quality of information through business case and application level testing; validate test results to initial business needs.
  • Provide concise and timely status reporting as required
  • Monitor operating performance against regional and national benchmarks.
  • Assist with achieving Operations division strategic goals as well as system strategic goals.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in business, mathematics, statistics, health care, management, or related business field required.
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience.
  • Master's degree preferred.
  • Previous experience with reporting strongly preferred 
  • Experience in health care insurance or health care industry preferred.
  • Excellent computer skills required, including Access, Excel, Microsoft Project, and other pertinent computer software packages. Strong management, problem solving, organizational, and communication skills (oral and written) are required.
  • Excellent Project Management skills along with effective planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to perform planning for large initiatives/projects, managing all tasks required to providing services to meet client and business needs within budget and targeted deadlines.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct