Project Manager - Consumer & Customer Experience

Recruiter
United Health Group
Location
Hartford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 22, 2016
Closes
Sep 23, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward than UnitedHealth Group. Here, we're on a mission to make the health care system work better for everyone. When you join us as a Project Manager, you'll drive innovation forward, impacting millions of lives. This is the opportunity to grow and develop, bring all your study, all your training and your energy to a new level.

As a Project Manager, you'll work within our business model that is highly adaptable, allowing you to quickly and effectively address emerging needs in a changing health care landscape. You will be involved with initiatives crossing business teams and operating groups to coordinate projects, define performance, and drive results. You'll investigate non-standard requests and problems, make presentations to leadership and take pride in completing projects on time and within scope. If your heart starts pounding when you realize the impact you can have by bringing your skills to a team made up of some of the smartest people you'll ever work with, then join us for something special. Join us as we continue to take on challenges and create innovative solutions. The rewards for performance are significant. You'll help improve the health of millions as you do your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

* Coordination and completion of projects across various functional areas utilizing standard project management documentation (project plans, risk trackers, etc.)
* Driving progress of projects across numerous stakeholders, functional areas and project teams
* Prioritizing, organizing and balancing multiple demands and competing deadlines
* Leading meetings with cross functional partners to achieve decision making and action
* Creating and distributing reports & findings across multiple leadership levels and functional areas
* Providing subject matter expertise in areas including project scope definition, risk identification, project methodology, resource allocation, facilitation, and other areas of expertise based on established project management techniques

Required Qualifications:

* BA / BS degree or equivalent education and work experience
* 2+ years acting as a Project Manager running projects utilizing PMI or Agile Methodology
* 2+ years of experience working with Business Stakeholders within a Cross-Functional matrix environment
* Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
* Demonstrated ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely
* Demonstrated ability to prioritize and balance multiple priorities and projects

Preferred Qualifications:

* 2+ years of healthcare experience
* PMP or Scrum Master Certification
* Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Project, Visio and SharePoint

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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