Project Manager - CFA Technology

Employer
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Sep 16, 2021
Closes
Sep 18, 2021
Ref
94638835
Hours
Full Time
Resp & Qualifications PURPOSE:Plans, organizes, and manages small to mid-scale projects for successful delivery of objectives, on time and within budget. Initiates, engages, and motivates cross-functional teams to deliver results. Identifies and mitigates risk and escalates as needed. Tracks progress and drives documentation to support project needs. Ensures end to end leadership for implementations, integration, business readiness and communications.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Plans and designates project resources, prepares budgets, monitors progress, tracks schedules, mitigates risks.Provides end to end project management support in terms of reporting, project deliverable tracking and documentation formedium-size projects. Acts as a liaison across all areas to ensure effective and efficient goals, scope, progress, and completion of projects. Coordinates issues throughout CareFirst, and externally when necessary, to promote accurately represented information.Evaluates implications of existing or proposed projects, programs, processes, and policies/regulations through the use of critical and creative thinking and recommends improvements. Provides direction and motivation to project teams in a matrixed environment. Drives outcomes by fostering a collaborative culture. Manages relationships with key stakeholders, including management and vendors. Leads the execution of the project.QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Therequirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonableaccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education Level: Bachelor's DegreeEducation Details: Project Management, Business or related fieldExperience: 3 years experience in project related fieldIn Lieu of EducationIn lieu of a Bachelor's degree, an additional 4 years of relevant work experience is required in addition to the required work experience.Preferred QualificationsProject Management Professional Certification (PMP)Knowledge of Agile/Scrum methodology.Strategic Thinking & PlanningIT TechnologyProject Portfolio Tracking & Reporting (Dashboard)Develop and Maintain a Shared Location for Project Related ArtifactsCross-functional Staff Coordination for Specific Projects and/or TasksMeeting Facilitation and Presenting w/ Meeting MinutesMaintain Project Mgmt Calendar for Key Goals and/or MilestonesIdentify Project Risks, Issues and/or ConflictsIdentify and Document Project ChangesEnsure Project Deadlines are MetDocumenting and Following Up on Key Actions and Decision from MeetingsAdministrative Tasks as NeededKnowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs)Proficient in Microsoft Office applications. , ProficientAbility to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally., AdvancedAbility to exercise good judgment , AdvancedProject planning and life cycle development. , Advanced Department Department: CareFirst Administrators/TPA Equal Employment Opportunity CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is an Equal Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.Hire Range Disclaimer Actual salary will be based on relevant job experience and work history.Where To Apply Please visit our website to apply: Date Please apply before: 9.17.2021Federal Disc/Physical Demand Note: The incumbent is required to immediately disclose any debarment, exclusion, or other event that makes him/her ineligible to perform work directly or indirectly on Federal health care programs.PHYSICAL DEMANDS:The associate is primarily seated while performing the duties of the position. Occasional walking or standing is required. The hands are regularly used to write, type, key and handle or feel small controls and objects. The associate must frequently talk and hear. Weights up to 25 pounds are occasionally lifted.Sponsorship in US Must be eligible to work in the US without SponsorshipPDN-9423b62b-6a34-46f3-b9ec-71b65dea1816