1. Oversees the execution and implementation of detailed project plans in concert with stakeholders. 2. Manages several routine projects simultaneously and ensures that the design, testing, training, documentation and prioritization objectives are met. 3. Assists in refining and re-sequencing during the implementation and execution phases of assigned projects, as needed. 4. Works closely with business analysts, technical professionals, end users and project stake holders during the requirements, solutions design and implementation phases to develop detailed project plans for implementation. 5. Works on risk assessment, communication planning, development of performance metrics, and project entry criteria. 6. Creates detailed project plans including timelines, budgets, and resource allocation to ensure successful project completion. 7. Manages client expectations and provides issue/risk identification and escalation pathways. 8. May supervise the implementation team of cross-functional project and technical resources. 9. Designs, develops, and executes communication systems to ensure effective exchange of information between project stakeholders, senior management, and staff. 10. Resolves complex project issues that involve representatives from multiple organizations. 11. Complies with standard policies and procedures. 12. May supervise and train junior project managers. 13. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Master's Degree in a related discipline (public health, health services, health/public policy) and two years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's Degree in a related discipline (public health, health services, health/public policy) and two years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proven experience in scientific writing. Excellent oral and written communication. Demonstrated understanding of compliance issues, surrounding human subjects research. Familiarity with HIC and IRB protocols.
Posting Position Title: Project Manager
Required Skill/ability 3: Project coordination skills. Proven ability to track deliverables, seek out opportunities to improve efficiency, develop and implement timelines and drive completion of deliverables via facilitation of teamwork.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Project Manager
Required Skill/ability 1: Proven ability to identify, analyze, and solve problems. Ability to multi-task and shift focus with changing priorities. Proven decision-making and leadership skills. Ability to produce high quality work product. Demonstrated excellent organizational ability, attention to detail, efficiency, and critical thinking skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated excellent interpersonal communication, organization, and planning skills. Ability to communicate regularly with diverse teams of internal and external research collaborators to maintain timeline and identify challenges to progress.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to set priorities and work independently on multiple concurrent projects. Proven flexibility and ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment with respect to completing research projects in a timely and appropriate manner.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and five years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 62940BR
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