Anthem, Inc. Project Manager in Richmond, Virginia
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We are looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve. You will thrive in a complex and collaborative environment where you take action and ownership to solve problems and lead change. Do you want to be part of a larger purpose and an evolving, high-performance culture that empowers you to make an impact?
Location: Remote (90%) - Candidate must be located in the state of Florida. Strong preference for candidates living close to the Miami Anthem office, but not required.
Responsible for working with business partners to identify and implement small to medium projects that support achievement of simple to complex unit or corporate goals. Projects may be business and/or technical (software implementation or application updates) in nature. Works with moderate guidance and is responsible for applying project management knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project deliverables, processes, and systems. Operates within defined parameters using project management methodology.
Primary duties may include; but are not limited to:
Manages the development of a prescribed planning document;
develops project charter;
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;
maintains and updates all project documents; secures the appropriate skill sets for project; 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 reports; manages and monitors ROI throughout the project lifecycle;
tracks and manages time and budget against plan;
develops testing strategy; conduct project close-out activities;
prepares and participates in quality review checkpoints;
obtain/secure and archive necessary approvals;
manage and update project plan
- Requires a BA/BS in a related field and minimum of 3 years professional project management experience, which at least 2 years are spent leading and directing project tasks; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Demonstrated ability to create an effective team environment, build strong relationships, solving problems and issues in a matrix environment and communicating effectively at all levels of an organization is strongly preferred.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred.
Experience working in a lead role on one or more projects strongly preferred.
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune Great Place To Work in 2021, is ranked as one of the 2021 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a Top 20 Fortune 500 Companies on Diversity and Inclusion. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. Anthem is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.