Anthem, Inc. Project Manager in Wilmington, Delaware
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At HealthCore, Inc. , an independently-operating subsidiary of Anthem, Inc. and a health services research firm, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
HealthCore, Inc., a health services research firm, is seeking a Project Manager to join our dynamic company. Founded in 1996, and now an independently-operating subsidiary of Anthem, Inc., HealthCore provides the health care system, biopharmaceutical industry, academia, and the Federal Government with "real-world" data to improve the quality, safety, and affordability of healthcare. HealthCore’s projects range from retrospective to large-scale, prospective studies in the areas of drug, vaccine, and medical device safety surveillance, risk management, pharmacoepidemiology, health outcomes, pharmacoeconomics, and comparative effectiveness research. The project manager will collaborate with other study team members including scientists, biostatisticians, programmers, clinicians and others, to manage and execute multiple real-world research projects for a portfolio of clients.
Preferred location: Wilmington, DE or Watertown, MA, other locations to be considered
Primary duties may include but are not limited to:
Manages the development of planning documents;
Partners with sponsors to secure project approval;
Develops communication management plan;
Defines project team roles and responsibilities, develops work plan structure and project schedule;
Develops deployment plan;
Leads project meetings;
Identifies, documents and prioritizes scope changes and facilitates approval process(es);
Maintains and updates all project documents;
Secures the appropriate skill sets for projects;
Sets and manages expectations with resource managers and team members; provides performance feedback to team members and resource managers; maintains issue log;
Facilitates resolution of issues;
Executes communication plans;
Regularly reports status of projects;
Tracks and manages time and budget against plan throughout the project lifecycle; conducts project close-out activities;
Prepares and participates in quality review checkpoints;
Obtains/secures and archives necessary approvals;
Manages and updates project plan.
Ability to create an effective team environment, builds strong relationships, solving problems and issues in a matrix environment and communicating effectively at all levels of an organization.
BA/BS in a related field;
3 years professional project management experience required during which at least 2 years are spent leading and directing project tasks.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus.
Experience working in a lead role on one or more projects required.
Working at HealthCore
In addition to a dynamic work environment, HealthCore offers a competitive salary and an outstanding benefits program including a 401(k) plan; health, dental, and vision insurance; discounted fitness club membership; life, AD&D, short and long-term disability insurance coverage; tuition assistance, and an employee stock purchase plan and free parking. As an independently operating subsidiary of Anthem, HealthCore offers the resources of the nation’s leading health benefits company in a small company environment. HealthCore is headquartered in Wilmington, DE, midway between New York City and Washington, DC, with offices in Watertown, MA, Andover, MA and Alexandria, VA.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.