Nov 16, 2019

Sr. Project Manager (Innovation & Strategy)

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Tampa, FL, USA
Full-Time Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

WellCare Health Plans

Location: Tampa, FL (Henderson Rd)

Department: HS-Encounters & RAPSReports to: Mgr, Business Analysis


Manages multiple cross-functional teams in the delivery of complex business initiatives. Oversees the development of business and technical requirements, and drives departmental initiatives to ensure project timelines and expectations are met.

Essential Functions:

  • Manages cross-functional teams and participates in team meetings to set strategies, update project progress, and resolves outstanding issues.
  • Evaluates workload and available resources to adjust schedules and priorities as required.
  • Drives results through strategic planning and project leadership.
  • Monitors developed work plans and enforces accountability by key stakeholders.
  • Prepares strategic analysis of potential business and/or operational opportunities.
  • Communicates purpose and vision of the project and prepares summary reports and recommendations for management.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Additional Responsibilities:

Candidate Education:

  • Required A Bachelor's Degree in a related field
  • Required or equivalent work experience directly related to project management
  • Preferred A Master's Degree in a related field
Candidate Experience:
  • Required 5 years of experience in direct project management managing projects from start to finish as primary responsibility
  • Preferred Other Thorough understanding of current trends and strategies in healthcare is preferred
Candidate Skills:
  • Advanced Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated written communication skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated organizational skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated project management skills
  • Advanced Ability to work in a fast paced environment with changing priorities
  • Advanced Ability to work independently
  • Advanced Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Advanced Ability to communicate and make recommendations to upper management
  • Advanced Ability to implement process improvements
  • Advanced Demonstrated ability to deal with confidential information
  • Advanced Ability to lead/manage others in a matrixed environment
Licenses and Certifications:
A license in one of the following is required:
  • Preferred Project Management Professional (PMP)
Technical Skills:
  • Required Advanced Microsoft Excel
  • Required Advanced Microsoft Word
  • Required Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Required Advanced Microsoft Project
  • Required Advanced Microsoft Visio
  • Preferred Intermediate Microsoft Access
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Outlook

About us
Headquartered in Tampa, Fla., WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) focuses primarily on providing government-sponsored managed care services to families, children, seniors and individuals with complex medical needs primarily through Medicaid, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, as well as individuals in the Health Insurance Marketplace. WellCare serves approximately 5.5 million members nationwide as of September 30, 2018. WellCare is a Fortune 500 company that employs nearly 12,000 associates across the country and was ranked a "World's Most Admired Company" in 2018 by Fortune magazine. For more information about WellCare, please visit the company's website at www.wellcare.com. EOE: All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, childbirth or related medical condition or other legally protected basis protected by applicable federal or state law except where a bona fide occupational qualification applies. Comprehensive Health Management, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, M/F/D/V/SO.

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