Job Title: Project Manager.
Location: Birmingham, Alabama.
Duration: 8 Months Contract To Hire.
Inperson Interview is required.
The Objective of this statement of work is to provision a skill set to perform duties associated with the Project Manager position with AlaHealth. The Project Manager will be responsible for planning, coordinating and managing workload and/or systems transitions and other large-scale projects for AlaHealth. This position will report to the AlaHealth Project Management Office (PMO) Manager.
Description of Work:
Responsible for all phases of transition performance (planning, managing, resources, technical accuracy, timeliness, and quality of deliverables) and will ensure that the work meets or exceeds the performance expectations of AlaHealth
Develop plan to complete assigned projects according to project requirements
Communicate plan to associates who are involved, affected or stakeholders on the project
Determine tasks to delegate to project team members as assigned to project
Carry out daily activities related to project, including supervision of tasks, completing action items, communication, research, and facilitation of project
Identify risks and problems occurring during the project and develop plan to resolve or mitigate
Research and apply changes occurring in the environment
Develop effective rapport with stakeholders, affected areas, and project team members, including the use of performance management and leadership skills
Participate as an author, SME, and analyst on written responses to government Requests for Proposal (RFPs)
The Personnel Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science, Business, Engineering or a related field
Possess project management skills, an understanding of project management principles and foundations, and an understanding of standard System Development Life Cycles (SDLCs)
Demonstrated experience in research and analysis techniques
Excellent knowledge of software such as MS Project, Visio, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Has not worked for and/or been employed by the Alabama Medicaid Agency within the past two years
An overall knowledge of government environments and operations, especially Medicaid, preferred
Experience responding to government proposals, preferred
PMP certification, preferred
Performance Standards and Quality Assurance:
Candidate will be required to meet established goals or risk termination.