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Project Manager

  • Job ID: 777547513
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Pinnacle
  • Department: Mission Effectiveness
  • Location: 111 South Front Street, Harrisburg PA 17105
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $25.63 to $39.91 / hour

Description

Purpose:
Provide internal direction, leadership, and accountability for project management efforts among operations as well as across the system. Define project objectives and measures to be tracked by the responsible business owners, and develop and maintain detailed project plans.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.
  • Provide concise and timely status reporting as required
  • Develop and implement key metrics to measure and report on the progress of initiatives.
  • Assist team members in resolving project problems, escalates issues when necessary, and facilities decision-making.
  • Identify trends and process improvement opportunities across departments within operations.
  • Monitor operating performance against regional and national benchmarks.
  • Perform cost/benefit analysis Assure quality of information through business case and application level testing; validate test results to initial business needs.
  • Assist with achieving Operations division strategic goals as well as system strategic goals.
  • Work with other managers to achieve efficiencies across integration of projects.

 

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.
  • Experience in health care insurance or the 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) is 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:
Clearances must be dated within 90 days
 

  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct