You love to challenge the status quo. You thrive on exceeding goals, always making things better than you found them. Bring that passion to UnitedHealth Group and join us on a mission to help people live healthier lives. As a Senior Business Project Manager, you'll work alongside a high caliber team as you drive innovation and business forward. You'll roll up your sleeves as you coordinate complete projects, defining performance and results. When you get into the driver's seat of this role, you will show your expertise in determining time frames, allotment of staffing and funding resources and leading others in the organization to make meaningful process improvements. This is no small opportunity. As a Senior Business Project Manager, you'll shift scope definition, risk identification, methodology and resource allocation to a gear you didn't even know you have. You'll take on tough challenges and create innovative solutions. Along the way, you'll grow and develop at a pace that energizes your career while you do your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities:Interpret customer needs and requirements Translation of concepts into actionable plans Prioritizes and organizes own work to meet deadlines Makes presentations to management on project updates, project cycle, and expected results Define and manage project or program scope Manage and control project timelines and resources Manage project quality Assess and manage project risks and issues Manage project relationships and communications Supervise small staff consisting of project managers and/or business analysts Translating complex financial and IT concepts to the project team Communicating effectively to all levels of an organization Prioritizing and balancing multiple priorities and projects
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience 4+ years of experience in Project Management, or strong acumen in Accounting, or Finance related fields 3+ years of experience tracking, planning, and supporting projects 2+ years of experience working with system development life cycle 2+ years of experience inquiring about the client needs (comfort asking questions and dealing in ambiguity) Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint Ability to work in self-directed environmentPreferred Qualifications:Intermediate level of proficiency with SharePoint and Visio Previous Healthcare Industry experience PMP certification Prior experience supervising a small teamCareers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: project management, PMP, SDLC, health care, data management, Minnetonka, MN
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.