Kaiser Permanente Sr Project Manager (Temporary/6 Months) in Clackamas, Oregon
Includes the planning and tracking of projects both (tactical and strategic), cost effectiveness, communication, risk analysis, quality assurance, team and vendor management, and implementation of highly visible, sensitive and multi-faceted projects. Identifies and resolves issues related to projects. Ensures assigned projects are delivered within scope, schedule, budget and quality levels are consistent with partner/customer expectations.
Essential Functions: - Manages moderately complex projects or multiple simple projects. Develops solutions that align with strategic direction and standards. Completes components of the business case. Negotiates agreement on project schedule and budgets. Applies methods or recognized equivalents appropriate to the specific needs of the project/client. Demonstrates understanding of the need to manage risk issues. Participates in the application of the risk management process. Develops and sustains strong working relationships with client project team staff. Demonstrates application of approved project management methods and business methods to projects. With guidance may convert business cases to business plans. Develops and maintains the project plan. May develop and execute user training plans. With guidance coordinates the collection and validation of business requirements. With guidance stays abreast of enterprise- wide projects and prevents or manages associated conflicts. With guidance determines the impact of current/existing technologies on the project and communicates impact to sponsors. - Manages the overall resource capacity (supply) and scheduled work (demand) for the delivering organization including forecasting and impact assessment. Works on assignments of diverse scope. Generally performs within broadly defined practices and guidelines, and also modifies or suggests enhancements. Requires planning to coordinate with other departments or resources. Oversees transition to operational production status. Manages project close-out activities. Develops and conducts post- implementation review. May participate in overseeing the transition of project team members to new projects.
Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: Experience - Minimum three (3) years of Project Management experience. Education - Bachelor's degree in health care, business administration, or directlyrelated field OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field. - High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required. License, Certification, Registration - PMP certification, Green Belt certification or equivalent project management certification within six (6) months of hire/transfer.
Additional Requirements: - Understands all project life cycle phases and applies knowledge in the delivery of at least one phase of the project delivery life cycle. - Understands and applies knowledge of change management process on projects.
Preferred Qualifications: - Experience within healthcare. - Six Sigma, lean Black Belt certification.
COMPANY Kaiser PermanenteTITLE Sr Project Manager (Temporary/6 Months)LOCATION Clackamas, ORREQNUMBER 628959
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.