Project Manager

Discovery Health Partners is looking for a Project Manager.  Successful candidates will:

  • Demonstrate professional communication and negotiation skills
  • Build strong professional rapport with customers, both internal and external
  • Demonstrate entrepreneurial and creative problem solving
  • Demonstrate effective service delivery and escalation management
  • Successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously

Responsibilities:

  • Lead planning and/or implementation of internal or external customer projects to achieve on time delivery of services
  • May participate in business requirements and/or testing phases
  • Chair and maintain ownership of Project Status Calls
  • Coordinate and provide input into technical discussions and solutions
  • Ensure customer expectations are fully understood and adjusted as needed throughout the implementation
  • Maintain a high level of milestone and status communication tailored to each Customer’s expectations
  • Proactively anticipate, identify and mitigate project risk and uncertainty
  • Assume responsibility for problem solving and manage until resolved

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong relationship-building skills
  • Proven strong project management experience
  • Strong analytical skills, including strong problem identification and resolution skills
  • Strong organization, time management and prioritization skills
  • Conveys goals and objectives clearly and in a compelling manner; listens effectively and clarifies information as needed; interprets verbal and non-verbal messages that others communicate; produces clear status reports; communicates tactfully and candidly
  • Proficient with MS Office and MS Project
  • Business degree with an emphasis in information systems
  • Minimum 5 years of increasingly responsible experience as a project manager
  • Experience in healthcare with claims payment systems a plus

Additional Characteristics:

  • Attention to detail and impeccable follow through, advocate of collaboration and transparency
  • Strong process improvement skills and focus; be an “Agent of Change”
  • A passion to learn, to meet customer expectations and to mentor others.
  • Ability to travel up to 15% and work flexible hours

 

To apply for this position, please send your resume to recruiting@launchpointcorporation.com.