Senior Project Manager - West Tower (8a - 5p)

 
Position: Senior Project Manager - West Tower (8a - 5p)

Job ID: 144217

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: Lab - Administration

Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p / Full Time

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

We are searching for a Senior Project Manager – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll lead and be responsible for projects which are complex, multi-disciplinary and/or enterprise-wide; and to provide expertise to short and long-term assignments internal and external to the designated areas of responsibilities. Key functions of this role include team development, monitoring, and guidance; work process analysis and improvement, data analysis and creative problem solving, and facilitation of various strategic initiatives.

 

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Responsibilities :

  • Manages projects delegated by leadership including, but not limited to, business planning and development, strategic planning, financial analysis, development of affiliations and contracts, medical staffing, facilities planning and construction, and operations planning and development
  • Coordinates resources needed for completion of assigned projects, includes managing and coordinating data, information and/or personnel
  • Manages the completion of projects/assessments and Monitors progress against plan/budget
  • When necessary, adjusts plan with approval of project sponsors
  • Maintains regular communication with project stakeholders regarding progress of project/assessment
  • Analyzes issues and data related to projects and presents findings to leadership for effective decision-making
  • Presents recommendations orally and in writing in a clear, concise format
  • Coordinates team goal preparation and writing; coordinates the tracking of progress and reports updates to executive leadership quarterly
  • Performs work assignments as needed to ensure continuity of services, e.g. provide coverage in the event of a vacancy or similar situation
  • Actively participates in task forces and director-level committees; represents leadership or any of their areas of responsibility on multidisciplinary teams


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Five (5) years of relevant work experience, including two (2) years of experience managing medium to large-sized projects
  • A Master’s Degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, Nursing, or other related healthcare, business, or science field may substitute for two years of relevant work experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, Nursing, or other related healthcare, business, or science field preferred
  • Broad knowledge of hospital practices and procedures, knowledge of project management, data analysis, and standard software
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks with multiple priorities, use effective verbal and written communications, problem-solve and analyze, organize data, maintain confidential information and utilize computer software
  • Must be able to interface effectively with all levels of leadership and staff within the organization, work autonomously, handle multiple projects simultaneously, and remain flexible and adaptable

 

 



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