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Project Manager

SAG-AFTRA Health Plan Burbank, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Dental

The Project Manager is responsible for the overall coordination, communication, and delivery of projects related to custom application development, COTS product implementation and SaaS deployments. Project Manager will be accountable and responsible for managing the scope, resource planning and budget management for the successful delivery of the project. Project Manager will also drive the project forward by pro-active communication, active collaboration and holding everyone accountable for their deliverables. Project Manager will be responsible for operational and management level reporting, critical path milestone management, risk management and scope management.

Essential job functions

  • Deliver IT projects within scope, on budget and time
  • Actively communicate with and engage all key stakeholders and manage expectations
  • Define & Deploy “right sized“ processes for the organization
  • Assist with defining and documenting roadmap for the organization
  • Work with the team to estimate project size ( costs, budget management)
  • Provide oversight to external consultants and vendors associated with the project
  • Continually identify, prioritize, problem solve and mitigate project risks
  • Responsible for project status reporting to the Governance team and project stakeholders
  • Identify and proactively implement process improvement efforts
  • Other project and program related activities as appropriate

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field as well as equivalent work experience
  • 4 - 6 years of experience managing IT and/or business projects
  • Demonstrated experience in use of PM methodologies for successful project execution
  • Demonstrated experience in Risk management and Change Management

Preferred qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field as well as equivalent work experience
  • Project or Program Management certification
  • Healthcare experience

Knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Demonstrated knowledge of both traditional Waterfall and Agile/Lean methodologies
  • Strong understanding of PMI's Project Management Methodologies
  • Must have demonstrated strong communication and reporting skills with all levels of the organization including management team, vendors and consultants to align progress, issues, and key decisions
  • Experience and exposure to a range of technical environments
  • Expertise in MS Project
  • Strong consensus building communication skills
  • Technical exposure/expertise in custom web development applications is preferred

SAG-AFTRA Health Plan

Why Work Here?

Great benefits and lots of room for advancement!

The SAG-AFTRA Health Plan and SAG-Producers Pension Plan (the Plans) provide health and pension benefits to SAG-AFTRA members based on earnings thresholds.

Address

3601 W Olive Ave, Burbank, CA 91505
Burbank, CA
USA

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