EMPO Program Manager-IL

EMPO Program Manager-IL

Location: Chicago, IL

Duration: 9 months

 

Key Responsibilities:
§ Monitors and coordinates activities of all Large Program related program efforts
§ Serves as point of review for all critical recommendations advancing to Large Program leads or Steering Committee
§ Function as point of escalation for major campaign issues; advises on removal of barriers
§ Coordinates closely with EPMO to drive work group activity and to ensure overall work efforts are proceeding as required to meet strategic and financial objectives
§ Monitors program financials along with Large Program leads and work teams accountable for driving project efforts
§ Support and inform Business Leads, Implementation / Campaign Advisory, and Steering Committee Leadership
Qualifications:

§ 10+ years of expertise in delivering large programs
§ Both technical and soft skills to deliver a complex programs
§ Worked for large health care insurance companies in past, stakeholders across all levels and built customer relationships
§ Experience in program management lifecycle and portfolio management
§ Overall coordination of project managers that projects within program are delivered on time, within budget and to an agreed quality level, status reporting and ensure stability of program efforts
§ Experience in both operational and program budgets
§ Handled project inter-dependencies and providing quick business decisions for program based on the consideration of other projects
§ Strong verbal and written communication to tailor for specific audience
§ Experience implementing action plans to allocate resources in program
§ Experience in negotiation, influencing others and managing conflict
§ Lead dynamically and energize work teams to respond to business needs
§ Client management and working with diverse business units
§ Assists in planning for, communicating, and mitigating risks to program