Anthem, Inc. Director, Program/Project Management in Mason, Ohio
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
Targeting Norfolk, VA Anthem office - will also consider other core Anthem locations, this is an in-office position
Director, Program / Project Management:
Responsible for the management of a portfolio of projects and/or programs ensuring their alignment with the organization's strategic objectives. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
• Leads and directs high-priority projects requiring high levels of cross-functional integration. • Responsible for coordinated management of projects over their entire life cycle (initiate, plan, execute, control, close). • Manages the portfolio using established portfolio management processes. • Collaborates with executive sponsors and stakeholders, continuously reviewing, updating, and optimizing the portfolio to ensure compliance with changing organizational strategies, goals, and objectives. • Monitors the portfolio budget, scope, schedule, and key performance indicators in order to address issues, risks & performance issues and assure achievement of intended project/program outcomes. • Communicates portfolio decisions, prioritization, status & risks to the executive sponsor and stakeholders to ensure organizational alignment and optimum return on investment. • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates the performance of direct reports.
• Requires a BS/BA in a related field; • 7+ years of project/program management experience; experience interacting and managing in a technical environment is strongly preferred • 4+ years of management experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. • PMI PMP (Project Management Professional) preferred. • MBA, IIBA, CBAP (Certified Business Analysis Professional), or Six Sigma Black Belt Certification 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. Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2020 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.