1+ months

Project Manager

Help at Home
Chicago , Illinois 60602

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The Project Manager is responsible for the planning, management and successful execution of projects, as well as supporting transformational initiatives. As part of the Business Transformation team, this role will manage project budgets, resources, timelines and risks to support deployment of multifaceted change efforts across the organization. The Project Manager will report to the Director, Project Management Office.


Responsibilities: 

  • Manage a complex portfolio of prioritized projects and transformation initiatives
  • Partner closely with Operational and Quality & Compliance team leads to track and prioritize departmental work in alignment with organization goals
  • Refine departmental project tracking methodologies, status reporting, project health tracking, and resource forecasting
  • Develop project plans that encompass all project milestones, and adhere to deadlines for the overall success and closure of projects
  • Provide project visibility to key stakeholders and project teams through regular meeting cadence and status reporting regarding project milestones, deliverables, dependencies, risks and issues
  • Develop relationships with and partner with various project leads and implementation analysts helping to drive projects forward in synergy
  • Report on project success criteria, metrics, and maintain expected standards
  • Lead project workstreams and participate in Executive Steering Committee meetings
  • Lead by example through project management best practices and continuous improvement in alignment with overall company strategies
  • Support organizational process and change management through effective communication and aligning clear goals and objectives
  • Demonstrate teamwork, innovation and excellence within daily work


Requirements

6+ years experience in a project management role

  • Bachelors degree in Business or related field 
  • Proficient in project management software, such as Smartsheet, and creating project plans, reports and dashboards
  • Project Management Institute certification preferred
  • Knowledge of Agile Project Management methodology preferred
  • Effective communicator with high attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and drive projects with minimal supervision
  • Exceptional presentation skills with the ability to adapt to various audiences
  • 10% travel required

Categories

Industry

  • Health Care / Social Assistance
Posted: 2020-12-09 Expires: 2021-01-23

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