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Manager of Project Delivery in Seattle, Washington | Careers at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 501 Eastlake Ave

Seattle, WA 98101
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Job ID 19562
Type Regular Full-Time
Company Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Location US-WA-Seattle
Category Project Management

Overview

The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's. Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education.

This position manages the EPMO Project Delivery team, develops & implements the governance, tools, and processes for project/program management as it pertains to EPMO initiatives; facilitates relationship between project managers, sponsors, and external agencies.


Responsibilities
  • Build, manage, and lead a team of high performing Project Managers that will effectively manage the delivery of enterprise and strategic initiatives, while being very hands-on
  • Recruitment of external PMs with specific skillsets needed to effectively deliver projects.
  • Provide PM staffing reports to Enterprise Portfolio Strategy Team for forecasting future project capacity
  • Primary point of contact for communication to EPMO customers and resources.
  • Oversee and directs assignment of Project Coordinators
  • Recruitment and onboarding of new EPMO staff
  • Responsible for the central, coordinated management of a broad range of moderate to complex projects and strategic initiatives across the company, ensuring successful completion
  • Implement, and ensure consistent application of established project management methodologies, procedures, and standards
  • Maintain oversight of the entire suite of EPMO projects
  • Identify and manage risks that span across multiple projects
  • Ensure on-time/on-budget delivery of projects and that staff are managed in an effective and efficient manner

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Five (5) years demonstrated success in managing projects and people
  • Proven leadership ability at the team level with advanced interpersonal, problem solving, presentation, communication, and facilitation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a portfolio of projects
  • Experience developing and implementing standard project management methods and tools
  • Ability to inspire, motivate and guide others toward goal accomplishments
  • Ability to make sound, well-informed, and objective decisions
  • Ability to evaluate principles, methods, and tools to organize work, set priorities, and determine resource requirements
  • Ability to influence and negotiate decision making via collaboration and building relationships across the organization
  • Ability to effectively adapt to rapidly changing technology and apply it to business needs

Preferred:

  • PMP Certification, Prosci ADKAR Certification
  • Experience working in a healthcare environment and in clinic operations
  • Advanced knowledge and experience working with Project management tools (Smartsheet, MS Project, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of business financials and operating metrics
  • Familiarity of Change Management methodologies

Our Commitment to Diversity
We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) Employer. We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability (physical or mental), marital or veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, or membership in any other legally protected class. We are an Affirmative Action employer. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply and desire priority referrals of protected veterans. If due to a disability you need assistance/and or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to our Employee Services Center at (see application details) or by calling (see application details).
Posting ID: 629485123Posted: 2021-06-17Job Title: Manager Project Delivery