Job ID: 167374
Work Type: FT
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 11, 2023
Work Schedule: Full Time
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Senior Project Manager
Corporate, Scheduling Registration Training
The Senior Project Manager is responsible for leading the Enterprise Access Governance Committee, and corresponding Access workgroups and projects. In addition, this role will be responsible for the planning and implementation of all special projects under the guidance of the Patient Access leadership team. The incumbent will liaise with key stakeholders across the system, to successfully plan and implement various initiatives that achieve the strategic access goals of the enterprise as defined by Access Governance and executive leadership. The incumbent will achieve this by applying his/her project management skills to define the project scope, build and manage project plans, lead the project team goals and ensure task completion and issue resolution. The incumbent is responsible for meeting the project's strategic, operational, and financial goals while promoting a co-operative environment of open communication and mutual respect among all team members. This position requires a high degree of sophistication, resourcefulness, and creativity, and the ability to lead by influencing others at all levels across the organization. The Senior Project Manager must have a working knowledge of performance improvement methodologies, effective interpersonal skills, be able to establish good working relationships, collaborate with networks of employees at all levels in the organization, be able to foster cooperation in others, and be a creative problem-solver.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree Healthcare, Finance, Business Admin, Management, or related field required.
5+ years of Business or Healthcare experience, including 2 years of project management experience required.
Master's Degree Healthcare, Finance, Business Admin, Management, or related field preferred.
PMP Certification preferred.
Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated experience in evaluating, managing the development of, and implementing projects.
Demonstrated experience managing programs consisting of multiple projects and project teams.
Demonstrated experience working with business and clinical management at the highest levels of an organization.
Ability and experience coordinating the activities and deliverables of staff on a project team from various areas of an organization.
Demonstrated experience in the use of project management tools and methodologies (project plans, work breakdown structures, testing artifacts, go-live planning etc).
Ability to deliver clear and concise product presentations and to write clearly and effectively.
Demonstrated knowledge and application of Program/Project Management disciplines in a complex Quality and Patient Safety or Clinical Systems environment.
Demonstrated knowledge of health care operations and systems.
Working knowledge of applications development, database management and operating systems.
Strong business analysis skills, specifically with business and functional requirements development.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.