Senior Project Manager - Cox Health
Kansas City, MO 
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Senior Project Manager - Cox Health

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Job Description

As a Senior Project Manager you will provide day-to-day management of projects including risk management, stakeholder communications, and interdependencies between projects or programs. As a member of this team, you will manage project implementation, obtain requirements, evaluate and determine objectives, goals, and scope of multiple complex projects and overcome barriers. You will be responsible for networking across organizations to drive initiatives, strategies, issue resolutions, and alignment. This includes creating, monitoring, and providing ongoing communications to appropriate stakeholders while coaching and facilitating the effectiveness of a team by growing their capabilities to organize, manage, and make decisions. You will also identify risk areas and provide alternate strategies to leadership that address concerns as well as manage interdependencies or dependencies between projects or programs in addition to managing project process documentation.

Your people management responsibilities will include seeking to understand disagreements, ensuring all perspectives are heard and facilitate a plan for resolution. You will also be responsible for delegating the work appropriately, providing clear expectations and follow up to ensure progress and overcome roadblocks as well as identify associates and team priorities based on business direction and adjust when needed. You will lead by example and share knowledge and experiences with associates and team while also creating a respectful work environment when you advocate for your team, create accountability and recognize their accomplishments. In addition, you will be responsible for providing timely feedback to encourage success, ensure accountability, and connect opportunities for your associates' development. You will also identify the right talent to achieve the desired results while promoting and building a diverse cohesive team to accomplish objectives and align associates' skills to fill gaps.


Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • At least 8 years of total combined higher education and related work experience including:
    • At least 2 years of project/program management work experience
    • At least 6 years of higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelors degree
  • Healthcare IT project management experience and working knowledge of hospital and clinic departmental workflows
  • Project Management Professional (PMP, PMI)
  • At least 2 years of people management work experience
Expectations
  • Must reside within 60 miles of a virtually approved city
  • Advanced knowledge of current IT and Healthcare technologies
  • Willing to work additional or irregular hours as needed and allowed by local regulations
  • Work in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures, understand personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets, and take appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of position
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned

Additional Information

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

As of December 8, 2021, as a condition of employment, all US-based employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with additional client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Relocation Assistance Available

No

Company Overview

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important - people's health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.







Virtual Eligible

Yes

Job Family Group

Project & Program Management

City

Virtual Missouri

State/Province

Missouri

Country

United States

Government Job

NO


Cerner's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace. Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
8+ years
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