The Project Manager is responsible for the management of key Information Services projects throughout the project life cycle by following Vidant Health's Project Management Framework and system devleopment lifecycle methodology. Management of Information Services projects utilizing framework and methodology guidelines to deliver projects on schedule and on budger while meeting the needs of the project sponsors. This position manages and directs multiple moderate to high impact projects; sometimes under the direct supervision of a more senior program or project manager.
Manages EHR application related projects (e.g. new modules, rollouts, and enhancements/upgrades)
Establishes and executes project plans and other necessary governance for successful project delivery
Identifies and negotiates for appropriate resources
Identifies and manages project budget
Communicates ideas, issues and status in a clear and concise manner, adjusting presentation style to suit the attended audience
Develops and maintains knowledge of how systems and processes interrelate to support Vidant’s IS and business functions
Mentoring and coaches resources as necessary in the areas of project leadership
Minimum college/undergraduate degree (e.g., B.S./B.A.) in Information Technology, Business Administration or Healthcare required
PMP Certification preferred
5 to 8 years project management experience required
Healthcare Industry experience preferred
Knowledge of project accounting practices
Knowledge of healthcare practices and culture preferred
Ability to lead and successfully implement application system related projects, internally-developed IT and vendor-based development projects
Must be solution oriented and have the ability to drive for results that add value to the organization goals
Great communication skills, proactive/action oriented with superior facilitation and presentation skills
Must have an adaptive project management and communication approach that aligns with the needs of the project
Ability to quickly grasp new concepts and technologies and adapt to changes and demands of organization
Candidate must by an effective problem solver, strategic thinker and self-motivated
Experience in Agile Development and Project Management, SCRUM, SDLC (Waterfall), Iterative Methodologies preferred
Question? email: JOBS@VIDANTHEALTH.COM
It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.
Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.
We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.