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PMP - Project Manager

Company: Altarum Institute
Location: Ann Arbor
Posted on: January 21, 2023

Job Description:

PMP - Project ManagerUS-MI-Ann ArborJob ID: PHITS-LS-3775-21# Positions: 1Pos. Category:Current OpeningOverviewAltarum is a nonprofit based in Ann Arbor, Michigan with roots in public-sector innovation that date back to 1946. Throughout our history, we've translated research into action, solving challenging problems facing society. Today, we are focused on improving the health of at-risk and disenfranchised populations by building better systems of care and empowering all people to make well informed health decisions. We are creators and doers. Our solutions are holistic, enabled by technology, and intently focused on equity, prevention, and delivering the most appropriate care. A Project Manager works in a very fast-paced, demanding, but rewarding, consulting environment. You will have the opportunity to use your knowledge of Health Information Technology, experience working on custom software development projects, passion for improving healthcare, and leadership skills to lead multiple Public Health projects and tasks centered in Health Information Technology. As a Project Manager, your primary focus will be in leading software projects designed to improve human health. Over the course of your career at Altarum, you may lead the creation of a disease registry or a clinical decision support tool; manage the design of a payment modelling system; lead the development and configuration projects for the Michigan Health Information Exchange; or lead client relationships with one our many state, federal, and commercial partners. As a full-time member of a dynamic consulting group, your specific projects, tasks, and responsibilities will evolve and change over time.Responsibilities

  • Plan, manage, and execute software projects from beginning to end, within budget and time constraints. Manage processes for budgets, timelines, technical documentation, project briefings and reviews, and take ownership of all contract deliverables.
  • Provide professional client interface, ensure responsiveness to client requirements and concerns.
  • Continually identify lessons learned, evaluate completed tasks and make process improvements based upon successful and unsuccessful project elements. Develop best practices to share across Altarum.
  • Present findings to clients, policymakers, service providers, and community groups.
  • Collect and analyze data to inform community needs and investments; plan, implement, monitor, and evaluate programs.
  • Design and conduct evaluations and diagnostic studies to assess the quality and performance of health programs.
  • Develop, prepare, and coordinate Requests for Proposals (RFP), grant applications, and grant-related activities to obtain funding for health education programs and related work. Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
    • 6+ years' of Project Manager experience in a collaborative, team-oriented style
    • Experience leading software development projects including project scope creep, high risks, team restrictions, etc.
    • Understanding of different project methodologies such as Agile and Waterfall
    • PMP certification
    • Experience managing budgets, budget forecasting, plans, teams and complex time-sensitive deliverables and deadlines.
    • Track record of leading, thinking strategically, innovating, acting with integrity, and exceeding client expectations
    • Strong Communication skills including ability to work with clients and all levels of the organization
    • Desire to integrate research, technical, analytical, and consulting skills to serve the public good and improve human health 100% Remote ABOUT ALTARUM: Altarum Institute (Altarum) is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan. We improve the health of at-risk and disenfranchised populations by building better systems of care and empowering all people to make well informed health decisions. Public sector clients include the U.S. Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Agriculture, Department of Veterans Affairs, and various state agencies nationwide. Altarum also serves clients in the philanthropic and private sectors. Areas of expertise include military health, women's health, behavioral health and substance use disorders, health disparities and equity, continuing medical education and quality improvement, eldercare, public health interoperability, and disease surveillance. In addition to the meaningful and challenging work, Altarum offers an outstanding benefits program that includes paid time off, tuition reimbursement, 401k (3% employer contribution plus opportunity for gainsharing), a flexible work environment, and much more. We invite you to explore exciting and rewarding career opportunities with us. Altarum provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.#LI-RemoteOptions Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.Share on your newsfeedConnect With Us!Not ready to apply? for general consideration.Please see job descriptionPI200838413

Keywords: Altarum Institute, Ann Arbor , PMP - Project Manager, Executive , Ann Arbor, Michigan

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