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Project Manager - Remote

Patra Corporation
Concord, NH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
 

About Patra

Patra is a leading provider of Technology-Enabled Services to the insurance industry.  Patra’s team of global experts allow brokers, MGAs, wholesalers and carriers to capture the Patra Advantage – profitable growth and organizational value.

Patra powers insurance processes by optimizing the application of people and technology; supporting insurance organizations as they sell, deliver and manage policies for their customers.

About this job 

The Project Manager works with Patra’s On Demand customers, internal, and international teams to coordinate and complete projects on time, within hours budget, and within scope.  Project Managers will oversee all aspects of assigned projects to include setting deadlines, assign responsibilities, and monitor and summarize progress.  The Project Manager interacts effectively with multiple layers of client’s staff as well as colleagues and serves as primary contact/liaison during the implementation process to ensure work consistency and standards meet/beat client expectations.   

Successful candidates will work directly with clients to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget.  The successful candidate will be a self-starter, well organized, highly detailed, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.  The preferred candidate will have experience in project management in the insurance industry.   

Core Duties  

  • Lead assigned implementations team in all facets of the project/ manage ongoing implementation projects 
  • Coordinate internal resources for the flawless execution of multiple projects 
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within hours budget 
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant internal stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility 
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation 
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress 
  • Manage changes to the project scope and project schedule using appropriate verification techniques 
  • Measure performance using appropriate project management tools and techniques 
  • Report and escalate to management as needed 
  • Manage the relationship with the client and relevant stakeholders 
  • Perform risk management to minimize potential risks 
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation 
  • Meet with clients to clarify specific requirements of each project 
  • Delegate project tasks based on junior colleagues’ individual strengths, skill sets, and experience levels 
  • Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals 
  • Develop comprehensive project plans to be shared with clients as well as other colleagues 
  • Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs 
  • Use time management and organizational skills 
  • Protects confidentiality of information learned by performing duties of the position 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Minimum Requirements – Licensing, Education and Experience

  • Project management experience  
  • Project Management Professional Certification from the Project Management Institute 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledgeable in project management ideology and systems  
  • Experience in resolving client issues 
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally 
  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency, initiative, responsiveness, and attention to detail 
  • Must be able to maintain the highest level of confidentiality 
  • Exhibits a high level of positivity, energy, and teamwork orientation  
  • Proficient in using technology as a tool to maximize productivity/quality  
  • Strong negotiation, effective interpersonal skills, solid analytical, and problem-solving skills  
  • Stay abreast of general industry knowledge and trends  
  • Ability to work independently and in teams  
  • Positive attitude  

Working Conditions 

  • Work from home remotely in United States only
  • Minimum internet speed of 6 mbps download and 3 mbps upload; Directly connected to modem; No satellite 

Compensation 

  • Competitive Salary / Benefits / PTO 

Physical Requirements* 

  • Constantly perform desk-based computer tasks 
  • Frequent sitting 
  • Occasionally stand/walk, writing by hand, use of telephone, lift/carry/push/pull objects that weigh 11-20 pounds 
  • Sort/file paperwork, rarely twist/bend/stoop/squat 

* Consistent with its obligations under the law, the Patra Corp will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job. 

Work Standards 

  • Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Patra colleagues and clients and with external organizations 
  • Promotes Culture of Respect & Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety and respect; communicates concerns; uses and promotes safe respectful behaviors based on training and lessons learned 
  • Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable Patra Corp policies and procedures 

 

Patra Corporation

Address

Concord, NH
03301 USA

Industry

Construction

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