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Job Category:
Other

Employer:
ProAssurance

Job Title:
Project Manager

City:
Birmingham 

State/Province:
AL

Job Posting End Date:
12/31/2022

**This position supports our healthcare professional liability line of business and can be fully remote in the Continental US.**

The primary purpose of the Project Manager is to coordinate, oversee, and ensure the successful delivery and management of single or multiple projects, in parallel with the IT Technology Project Owner. The manage must do this within scope, to a certain quality, and within time and cost constraints. These factors may be clearly defined or may require dynamic change management to deliver business value.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
90% IT Internal Services

  • Review project proposals or plans to determine a time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing projects, project staffing requirements and the assignment of available departmental resources to various project phases. Establish a work plan and staffing for project activities, iterations or phases, and arrange for recruitment or assignment of project personnel.
  • Analyze project proposals to determine a time frame, funding limitations and appropriate processes for accomplishing projects.
  • Identify and schedule project deliverables, milestones, and required activities and tasks.
  • Provide leadership and motivation to project team members throughout the project life cycle and confer with project team to outline a work plan.
  • Review/approve the work plan of an external service provider or consultancy contracted to execute the project.
  • Implement a project communication plan.
  • Conduct risk assessment and mitigation.
  • Monitor project activities, ensuring the currency, quality and integrity of information, while providing consistency in content and “look and feel” across the organization.
  • Ensure that project goals are in line with business objectives and are achieved.
  • Assign duties and responsibilities to project personnel and define the scope of their authority.
  • Direct and coordinate the activities of project personnel to ensure projects progress on schedule and within budget.
  • Review status reports prepared by project personnel and modify schedules or plans as required.
  • Assist Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery representatives from each line of business to develop, maintain, and support Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery standards in alignment with current RTO needs of the organization. Work directly with the Disaster Recovery Officer during a disaster to implement recovery efforts.
  • Assist / gather / execute assigned IT controls

Secondary Duties and Responsibilities:
10% Conduct special projects as assigned and other duties/responsibilities as directed by management.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business information systems, computer science degree, or equivalent work experiences. Plus, a minimum of 5 years of technical project management experience required.
  • Project Management certification is a requirement. Other certifications a plus.
  • Distinctive blend of business, IT, financial and communication skills. This blend is vital because this is a highly visible position with substantial impact.
  • Knowledge of project management methodology and experience or familiarity with major, defined program management approaches (for example, that of the Project Management Institute or PRINCE2 and agile approaches).
  • Significant knowledge of project planning/scheduling tools (for example, Microsoft Project and Open Workbench), with a solid track record of practical application.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills; expertise in setting and managing customer expectations.
  • Effective influencing and negotiating skills in an environment in which this role may not directly control resources.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of business needs, with the ability to establish and maintain a high level of customer trust and confidence.

Details:

How To Apply

https://proassurance.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/ProAssurance/details/Project-Manager_R2479

Application Due Date
12/31/2022