Per Diem/Project Manager
SCAN Health Plan - Long Beach, CA

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JOB PURPOSE:
Initiates, plans, executes, monitors, controls, and closes one or more small or intermediate sized projects. Assembles project teams, assigns individual responsibilities, develops project schedules and is responsible for determining and acquiring resources needed.

ESSENTIAL JOB RESULTS:
Initiates projects by setting project scope including goals, objectives, milestones, deliverables and obtaining project sponsor approval.

Plans projects by defining tasks, setting deadlines, and assigning responsibilities.

Executes projects by leading and directing the work of the project resources.

Monitors and controls projects by measuring progress and correcting course when projects go beyond scope or are not meeting goals and objectives.

Closes projects by gaining acceptance of the final product and documenting lessons learned.

Completes projects on time by managing schedules and resources and removing barriers.

Completes projects on budget by accurate estimates, budgeting and preventing cost overruns.

Ensures all project documentation is completed and filed/stored in an organized fashion.

Manages project risk by identifying, planning for, developing and implementing strategies to minimize risks and monitoring findings, and monitoring risks during the project.

Ensures quality and consistency by adhering to quality and project management standards.

Maintains positive relationships within SCAN business units, operational departments and other project stakeholders by coordinating information exchange, keeping stakeholders informed of progress and risks, and maintaining project documentation.

Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing and contributing to professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's Degree.

Three years related experience within an HMO or healthcare company (preferred).

Project Management Certification (preferred).

3 - 5 years project management experience.

Group motivation and discipline skills.

Organizational skills.

Self starter, quality minded; work with limited supervision.

MS Project or other project management software.

Visio or other workflow software.

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Excellent presentation skills.

CONDITIONS OF WORK:
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm. Extended work hours, as needed.

Extensive computer usage.
Occasional travel.

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SCAN Health Plan helps seniors see long-term horizons. With a goal of allowing seniors to live independently in their own homes longer, the...