Company :Highmark Wholecare
Job Description :
This job is responsible for definition, planning and delivery of complex programs that require cross-functional collaboration and management of interdependencies between a group of projects and/or related activities within the constraint of scope, quality, time and budget. Includes the management of a group of internal exempt and/or matrixed employees and contractors that serve on the program(s) to deliver solutions for the business.
- Work with business and technical organizations to drive out program strategy and approach.
- Organize, plan, and maintain Program roadmap consisting of cross-functional activities/projects.
- Work with business and technical organizations to assemble project teams.
- Lead Project Managers and Program team in the development and maintenance of comprehensive plans for a defined program.
- Work with Executive Sponsor and Business Owner of a Program, and other management as required, to achieve the Program objectives.
- Acquire understanding of the business objectives for an assigned area."
- Monitor, evaluate and report on Program status inclusive of scope, schedule, budget and alignment to Program and strategic goals.
- Direct corrective action as needed to maintain the viability of the Program.
- Develop and maintain positive customer relationships.
- Deliver presentations of project status to effectively communicate throughout the project lifecycle.
- Adhere to the Organization's project management methods, project lifecycle methodologies, and audit requirements.
- Support and contribute to the improvement of project management methods and practices.
- Other duties as assigned or requested.
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Four (4) to five (7) years experience in a project manager role for application development projects.
- Bachelor’s degree
- PMP certification or equivalent training
- Health Care Insurance industry business and operational knowledge
- Experience managing large, complex projects
- Very good leadership skills
- Very good organizational and planning skills
- Experience with an industry standard software development lifecycle
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Experience with customer relationship management
- Presentation skills
- Negotiation skills
- Experience with conflict resolution
- Experience with Risk Mitigation Planning
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Does this role supervise/manage other employees?
Is Travel Required?
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