Job Description :
Job Title: Project Manager -Healthcare
Location : Detroit , MI
Duration: 14 months

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Engagement Description - A brief description of the project or initiative:

Support/facilitate Business Case, Business Requirement development
Facilitates project business decision solution's
Develop and manage complete end to end project plan which includes business implementation, readiness and technical milestones
Compiles status reports reflecting all aspects of project execution including business implementation, readiness and technical inputs
Work with all project stakeholders to resolve project issues
Facilitates the development of User Acceptance Testing scenarios and business approvals
Facilitates defect tracking and mitigation in coordination with IT
Provide consolidated (business and IT) project status reporting, verbally and in writing
Ensure proper transition of ongoing business activities prior to project closure
Develop and maintain risk mitigation plans
Facilitate impact assessments and manage impacts to plan


QUALIFICATIONS:

Mandatory – Healthcare industry experience (at least 3+ years in recent past

Top 3 Required Skills/Experience:

Project management 5+ years
BCBSM or Health industry background 5+ years
Waterfall and Agile project experience 5+ years

Required Skills/Experience:

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Strong problem solving skills
Ability to motivate team members
Meeting facilitation, presentation and status reporting experience 10+ years
Microsoft office Suite – Excel, Power Point – 10 + years
SharePoint 10+ years
Microsoft project – 5+ years
Visio – 5+ years
Led projects with varied stakeholders, internal, external business, IT etc.

Preferred Skills/Experience:

Understanding of IT SDLC
Experience managing vendors in a project environment
Experience with contract management
Ability to facilitate issue evaluation and clearly articulate pros and cons
Experience with provider performance reporting


Education/Certifications:

Bachelor’s degree in - Business Management or Project Management or any health-related field
Certifications – PMP (preferred)