The Illinois Association of Medicaid Health Plans seeks a project manager to provide policy research, analysis and policy positions related to issues impacting Medicaid Managed Care. IAMHP is a statewide trade association which advocates for state legislation and state policies that improve the healthcare and the lives of Medicaid enrollees through Managed Care.
About the position
This position is responsible for technical research, policy research and producing data-driven policy positions and white papers;
The project manager will be accountable for independent project work and end-to-end delivery of the most strategically important projects and reports including multiple projects simultaneously;
Project management responsibilities will include managing the costs and budget for individual projects, managing time and resources, producing deliverables for and engaging with IAMHP subject matter committees;
The Project Manager will also complete tasks as assigned by the Executive Director and Associate Director.
The Project Manager is a new role at IAMHP and roles and responsibilities are subject to change.
JOB AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a position which requires independent decision making
2 years of combined experience working in a position which requires experience gathering and documenting business requirements and team leadership with program management.
Experience working a dynamic work environment and managing multiple projects simultaneously.
Analytical skills, detail oriented, interpersonal and organizational skills.
Verbal and written communication skills.
PC proficiency to include Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project.
PREFERRED JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor degree in finance, business, healthcare policy, or related;
Data analysis experience;
Knowledge of project/program management best practices.
Experience and knowledge of the Health Care Industry and the Medicaid program.
Experience with government-sponsored healthcare programs is a plus, but not required;