Role: HCS Solutions Project Manager Assignment: HCS Solution Clinical Location: Louisville, KY
At Humana, we want to inspire people to live life fully by awakening them to the right choices for themselves and each other. As the healthcare industry changes and evolves, we’re changing too. We’re growing and re-shaping to become an organization that is committed to helping people achieve lifelong well-being. Humana is an organization where change is constant, and we always have our consumers in mind. We’re known as an innovator in our industry, with a history of being out front of where healthcare needs to go. We need people with a passion for helping others and making change happen. We don’t want to be like everyone else in the industry—we want to be better. And we’re looking for talent that wants to grow, be challenged and inspired to help make that happen.
Humana is seeking a Project Manager supporting Healthcare Services who is a self-starter, team player and collaborator who builds trust. The candidate will work in an environment with frequent change and must be flexible in order to manage diverse projects. The candidate will work closely with business owners/project sponsors to understand the scope of a project, create a charter with defined milestones in order to develop an implementation approach and project plan. The candidate will secure resources by identifying impacted stakeholders, facilitate meetings, and coordinate the activities to achieve business objectives within established timeframes. As a business partner in the development/implementation of new initiatives, the project manager is responsible for managing all phases of the project cycle and includes initiation (scope management), planning (activity definition and scheduling, resource planning, budgeting, and risk management) execution (stakeholder, team, and milestones/tasks management), control (scope verification and change control, cost and quality, and risk monitoring), and closing (issue resolution, lessons learned, and final project documentation). * Apply internal processes and enforce project standards
Review expectations/deliverables prepared by senior leadership/business owner
Coordinate deliverables with business owner
Coordinate project plan and drive towards deliverables
Develop clear and concise documentation (i.e., meeting agendas/documentation/action items)
Demonstrate effective communication skills (oral and written) and organizational skills
Facilitate regular status meetings with business owner/project teams/steering committees
Report progress of project deliverables and milestones
Resolve and/or escalate issues in a timely manner
Proficiency in communicating effectively with project stakeholders up to and including senior level leadership
Obtain additional knowledge by asking questions, exploring different options, being creative and able to work in the “gray”
Regular use of Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Project, Outlook and Visio
Have knowledge of and ensure completion of departmental intake forms when applicable
Adoption of process discipline philosophy and utilization of project management related support material
Apply project standards: (Charter, RACI Model/Roles and Responsibilities, Governance Structure, Project Plan, Risk/Issues Tracking)
Bachelor’s Degree in business or related field or equivalent work experience
Experience managing medium to large scale projects in a fast paced environment
Ability to manage stakeholders and hold them accountable for deliverables
Ability to facilitate meetings with multiple participants of varying levels capturing relevant information
Ability to execute tasks captured in a project plan
Minimum of 3-5 years or more of project management experience
Comfortable working on new projects with limited knowledge/expertise of the content and be able to learn quickly in order to effectively manage the implementation.
Project Management Institute certification - PMP
Six Sigma certification
Prior experience in a clinical/healthcare services setting
Previous experience planning and managing medium/large scale projects
Prior experience in the health solutions industry Reporting Relationships You will report to the Program Manager.
At Humana, we know your well-being is important to you, and it’s important to us too. That’s why we’re committed to making resources available to you that will enable you to become happier, healthier, and more productive in all areas of your life. If you share our passion for helping people, we likely have the right place for you at Humana.
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Title: HCS Solutions Project Manager
Other Locations: US-Indiana, US-Tennessee, US-Illinois, US-Ohio
Requisition ID: 191720
Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.
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