Healthcare Project Manager Consultant

posted on August 28, 2019

Job Description

Location: Chattanooga, TN

Duration: 3+ Months


  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent years of experience is required.
  • Equivalent years of experience are determined as one year of technical experience for every year of college requested.
  • Minimum 5 – 7 years experience in a project management role with demonstrated skills in relationship building, negotiation, conflict resolution, and project management of projects have medium to high degree of complexity required.
  • Holds a certification in project management (PMP, PMBOK, etc.) or will obtain certification within 2 years in this position.


  • Exceptional oral and written communication and presentation skills.
  • This individual must be comfortable with professionally challenging key stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Exceptional execution of project communications plans is a must.
  • Has a successful track record of completing projects on time and on budget.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team, set priorities and meet deadlines on at least one to two projects.
  • Can demonstrate expert knowledge of project management methodology and its practical application towards completing work.
  • Has demonstrated outstanding negotiation, presentation, and facilitation skills.
  • Is creative and assertive and has the ability to mentor and coach others.
  • Has expert knowledge in the use of at least one project management scheduling tool.


  • This position is responsible for the coordination and completion of large projects and/or programs at the Enterprise level.
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project or program.
  • Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of projects or programs.
  • This role supervises assigned assistant project managers and project coordinators.
  • This position is responsible for the successful development and implementation of large, cross-functional projects that support enterprise strategic objectives.
  • Defines, monitors, executes, and controls assigned projects through the project development life cycle.
  • Manages scope for 2 – 3 assigned projects including the execution of successful change management processes.
  • Performs all or part of project coordination services as determined by project staffing and project size.
  • Documents and completes all project management deliverables required by the project.
  • Conforms to and advocates project management standards processes and procedures in accordance with the project life cycle methodology on assigned projects.
  • Facilitates the procurement of needed Hardware, Software and Human resources for the project.
  • Manages project cost as determined by project charter and/or development methodology.
  • Works with project owners, stakeholders and QA personnel to manage project quality.
  • Facilitates project communications at all levels for all project logistics.
  • Coordinates, manages and facilitates the staffing of resources for the project including contracted resources.
  • Tracks, reports and resolves issues, proactively evaluates project activities, builds contingency plans, executes corrective actions when necessary and implements risk response plans to manage risk.
  • Supports the growth, development and goals of the ISPO through various leadership and continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Work with assigned program or project manager as needed to complete project deliverables.
  • Supervise, motivate and mentor assistant project Managers, and/or project coordinators as assigned.
  • Performs Project Management Duties at the Program Level  Coordinates and monitors the scheduling, pricing, and technical performance of company programs.
  • Aids in the negotiation of contracts and contractual changes and coordinating preparations of proposals, plans, specifications, and financial conditions of contracts.
  • Ensures adherence to master plans and schedules providing Program governance.
  • Communicates Program Scorecard and Status to key stakeholders.
  • Develops solutions to program problems, and directs work of all Projects assigned to the program.
  • Ensures projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Acts as advisor to project managers regarding projects, tasks, and operations.
  • Performs integration management services for program issues, risks and deliverables.


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