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Columbia South Carolina Contract Posted: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
 
 

Position: Project Manager

Job type: Long Term Contract

Location: Columbia, SC

General Duties:

  • Responsible for overall coordination, status reporting and stability of project oriented work efforts.
  • Establishes and implements project management processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations.
  • Responsible for assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately.
  • Responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers.
  • Coordinates communication with all areas of the enterprise that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed.
  • Assists Program Manager(s) in partnering with senior management of the business community to identify and prioritize opportunities for utilizing IT to achieve the goals of the enterprise.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques.
  • Manages one or more cross-functional projects of medium to high complexity.
  • More senior role has responsibility for multiple large, complex projects with greater impact to the enterprise.

The Project Manager - Description:

  • Advanced will interact with staff, other team members, all levels of management and internal and external organizations, including solution vendors performing outsourced work and multi-vendor integrators, in the compilation and management of information needed for project plans, portfolio/program plans, metrics, reports and project management documentation.

REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):

  • 5 years or more in project management skills
  • 5 years project planning experience, including effort estimation on technical tasks and resource allocation
  • 5 years of experience working with risk management, including risk triggers and managing risks to project plan tasks
  • 2 years of Medicaid or Commercial health care delivery experience
  • 2 years of project management experience in system development for Medicaid or Commercial Healthcare payer systems
  • Ability to create and document key project management documents and artifacts

Columbia South Carolina, United States of America
IT, Consulting
Divya Jyothi 
JS
2/21/2018 8:02:16 AM

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