Project Manager

 
Position: Project Manager

Job ID: 152574

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: SUPPLY CHAIN PURCHASING

Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

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, a second community hospital opened in 2017. 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 Project Manager/Vendor Network Development Pro, with experience in Africa. Here is a chance to join a team that is changing the world and the lives of children. – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will be responsible for the organization and project management of broad-based department initiatives.

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Responsibilities :

Job Duties & Responsibilities

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  • Ensures project documentation (agendas, minutes, project plans, presentations, et cetera) is complete, timely, accurate, and in accordance with standards and policies
  • Determines staff resource needs by assessing the size, duration, scope, and complexity of the project
  • Interacts with leadership to understand project needs and priorities
  • Establishes project governance and conducts steering and work team meetings
  • Manages three important variables pertaining to projects: cost, scope, and time
  • Analyzes project standards, methodologies, and impacts
  • Serves as the representative as a participating member of designated committees and/or taskforces
  • Conducts literature, benchmark, and practice searches
  • Analyzes metrics and suggests appropriate sample size, measurement, and validation methods
  • Prepares and analyzes project metrics and assists in background research as needed


Qualifications:

Skills & Requirements

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, finance, business administration, biology, or other business, healthcare, or other science field required
  • 4 years’ business, project, finance, or healthcare experience required
  • International Vendor Network Development experience in Africa
  • A master’s degree in computer science, finance, business administration, biology, or other business, healthcare or other science field can substitute for 2 years of experience
  • Up to 20% travel


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