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Anthem, Inc. Project Director in Dearborn, Michigan

Description

SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Responsible for all of the requirements for Sr. Project Manager plus demonstrates the ability to identify key people to bring about change and understands underlying cultural dynamics to develop a network of contacts and target specific people to achieve project goals and objectives. Possesses awareness of significant contributing factors to manage project change, demonstrates a solid understanding of the end to end business processes and the critical IT dependencies as well as knowledge of additional regions and Enterprise needs.

Primary duties may included, but are not limited to:

  • Manages pharmacy client implementation project across business units, regions or the enterprise.

  • Influences at all levels within the organization, often setting strategy and direction.

  • Coaches and mentors project team members; mentors other project managers around project management methodology.

  • Determines project scope.

  • Develops resource, risk, quality, cost, and scope management plans; develops training plans.

  • Defines, recommends and secures contractual agreements for services and products.

  • Coordinates requirements, schedules implementation and post-implement plans, and develops service-level agreements for vendor partners and global resources firms.

  • Develops requirements documents.

  • Develops project approval matrix.

  • Identifies project team training and tool needs.

  • Defines quality gates for each project methodology phase.

  • Defines critical success factors.

  • Establishes and manages the project warranty period.

Qualifications

BA/BS in a related field; Minimum of 9 years professional project management experience required during which at least 7 years are spent leading and directing large project tasks, or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Masters in Project Mgt preferred. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred.

Other Qualifications:

  • Experience leading Health Plan or Pharmacy client implementations – required

  • Pharmacy Benefit Manager experience – preferred

  • Proven ability to meet deadlines

  • Ability to lead multiple, highly visible projects simultaneously

  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment, learn quickly, solve problems and make decisions

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate people and teams cross functionally to resolve complex issues with designated time frames

  • Excellent verbal and written communication/presentation skills

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

REQNUMBER: PS43307

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