Position Summary: The incumbent will play a large part in the success of UCI Health's strategic initiatives. This position manages complex projects that drive sustainable, measurable change. Develops and implements strategic priorities for the project management office (PMO). Plans and leads multiple projects from beginning to end using UCI Health tools and methods. Identifies best practices and designs solutions with stakeholders. Leverages data systems to build a robust fact base, quantify financial and operational benefits, and prioritize efforts. Provides insightful analyses and communicates recommended actions. Builds and embeds performance management processes to sustain change.
Rate Minimum $79,800.00 Maximum $181,900.00
Required Qualifications: Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the Health SystemAbility to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workloadAbility to maintain an organized approach, clarity of purpose, and goal orientation in a rapidly changing environment involving multiple stakeholders of various levels from throughout the organization.Ability to manage risk and ambiguity on a projectAbility to plan, set expectations (for self and others), and accomplish multiple objectives within specific timeframes.Analytical ability to develop, analyze and interpret application of dataBachelor's degreeEffective communicator able to understand the needs of a variety of audience members and tailor a message accordinglyExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishExperience with structured Change Management methodologiesGood team leadership and motivational skills and good creative problem solving skillsInternal or external process improvement, management consulting or strategy consulting (or equivalent experience)Must be results-driven to drive quantifiable resultsMust demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the jobMust possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned dutiesProficiency in Microsoft Office to include Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio, Access and PowerPoint, and statistical data analysis software and other desktop applicationsProven ability to quickly develop credibility with various/all constituenciesResults-oriented change agent who is an effective business systems thinkerStrong facilitation skillsStrong project management skillsUnderstanding of business planning including analysis, budgeting, feasibility studies, and implementation.Understands and has significant experience in the use of tools for process improvement to include lean methodologies, project management, change management, and other improvement techniques
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of healthcare market, government rules and regulationsMaster's Degree
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.