Project Manager

Bloomfield, CONNECTICUT | about 1 month

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Bloomfield
Cigna

$111,667 Average salary of similar jobs | Check Salary...

Job Description


Project Manager - (17009271)
 

Description

 

• Accountable for defining, planning, orchestrating, and delivering customer facing, strategic initiatives.

• Leads large-scale, complex programs / projects often involving multiple internal and external constituents and matrix partners.

• Accountable for one or more initiatives including business, operational, and IT deliverables.

• Defines and tracks project milestones, while developing and maintaining an overall integrated delivery plan and roadmap.

• Develops deliverables such as project charters, integrated plans, resource plans, contingency plans and other related artifacts.

• Directly manages all aspects of the project life cycle and works with matrix IT partners to oversee all phases of a project.

• Partners with business teams to manage scope and to ensure commitments are achieved within agreed upon time, cost, and quality parameters.

• Validates financial forecasts and provides on-going reconciliation of resources and other related project expenses.

• Serves as a Subject Matter Expert in routinely briefing key stakeholders on different aspects of assigned initiatives.

• Represents the project in various project governance and inter-department forums.

• Publishes a variety of project status/health reports.

• Chairs weekly Core Team and monthly Operating Committee meetings to review progress with key constituents.

• In partnership with business, ensures end results are of the highest caliber with a clearly articulated scope and quantifiable business benefit. 

• Proposes recommendations and adjustments to project delivery and related solutions throughout the life of the initiative.

• Responsible for activities related to Operational Readiness, including business acceptance, training, communications, post implementation quality assurance, and contingency efforts.

 

Qualifications

 
• Proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders; mobilize and motivate teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; deliver tough messages with grace; execute with limited information and ambiguity.
• Ability to navigate a highly matrixed organization effectively.
• Solid influencing skills.
• Sound business and technical acumen.
• Experience with stakeholder management.
• Focused and versatile team player that is comfortable under pressure.
• Ability to communicate at all levels with clarity and precision both written and verbally.
• Strong presentation skills.
• Ability to remove barriers and enable teams to complete their objectives.
• Demonstrated, applied experience establishing and delivering complex projects.
• Exemplary core project management skills including aspects of the PMBOK.
• Extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of various project management and SDLC execution methodologies, including Agile and Waterfall.
• Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
 
 Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. Need an accommodation? Email: SeeYourself@cigna.com 
Primary Location
: United States-Connecticut-Bloomfield
Work Locations
: 
CT 900 Cottage Grove Road 
900 Cottage Grove Road Wilde 
 Bloomfield 06152
Job
: IT--Project Mgmt (Systems)
Work at home opportunity (External):No
Schedule
: Full-time
Shift
: Day Job
Employee Status
: Regular
Job Type
: Standard
Job Level
: Individual Contributor
Job Posting
: Oct 17, 2017, 11:22:06 AM

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