UnitedHealth Group

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Implementation project manager

Project Management

Full Time

Tampa, us

Posted 18 weeks ago

About the Job

Salary - $66100 - $129900/Year

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.

You dream of a great career with a great company where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this.

And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives.

We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.

This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas : Optum a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 5 leader.

Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments;

helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way.

And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.

The Implementation Project Manager serves as a liaison between new clients and OptumRx during the implementation phase. To support the organization’s strategic direction and growth in the PBM industry by applying a clearly defined project management approach to all client implementations.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and / or ability required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position is full-time. Employees are required to have flexibility to work any of our 8-hour shift schedules during our normal business hours of 8 : 00am 5 : 00pm.

It may be necessary, given the business need, to work occasional overtime. Training will be conducted virtually from your home.

All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Primary Responsibilities :

  • Primary contact for new client projects varying in size, complexity, and duration
  • Ability to handle multiple client implementations concurrently
  • Provide input on OptumRx capabilities in order to meet client requirements
  • Develop and maintain the project plan through out the implementation phase
  • Set and manage client expectations
  • Lead and facilitate all project meetings both internally and externally
  • Obtain and secure all necessary client approvals prior to the project effective
  • Identify and document any changes to the scope of the project
  • Deliver ongoing communication of project status
  • Execute proper escalation of issues when applicable
  • Participant in client visits as necessary
  • Conduct project close-out activity as necessary
  • Actively participate in lessons learned after the implementation has been completed
  • Review implementation process to identify opportunities for improvement
  • No supervision or direct reports Project team members are assigned to each client implementation by their department manager.
  • Attend Finalist Presentation to support the Sales
  • Perform any additional duties as assigned
  • Adhere to all OptumRx policies and procedures

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications :

  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • Ability to travel on average 25% However, the percentage of travel may increase during peak session and depending on the number of new clients received by OptumRx
  • Must have a working knowledge of Word(create and edit documents), Excel(create and edit spreadsheets), Project(create and edit projects) and PowerPoint(create and edit presentations)
  • Ability to work full-time, Monday - Friday between 8 : 00am 5 : 00pm including the flexibility to work occasional overtime given the business need
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements.

UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance.

Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation.

Telecommuting Requirements :

  • Required to have a dedicated work area established that is separated from other living areas and provides information privacy
  • Ability to keep all company sensitive documents secure (if applicable)
  • Must live in a location that can receive a UnitedHealth Group approved high-speed internet connection or leverage an existing high-speed internet service

Soft Skills :

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to build strong working relationships, manage resources, negotiation skills, solve problems and issues, resolve conflicts, and effective communication at all levels of an organization.
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Demonstrate application of project management methodology

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

Military & Veterans find your next mission : We know your background and experience is different and we like that. UnitedHealth Group values the skills, experience and dedication that serving in the military demands.

Whether you are looking to transition from active duty to a civilian career, or are an experienced veteran or spouse, we want to help guide your career journey.

Learn more at https : / / uhg.hr / transitioning-military

Learn how Teresa, a Senior Quality Analyst, works with military veterans and ensures they receive the best benefits and experience possible.

https : / / uhg.hr / vet

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone.

So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health - related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve.

Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential.

For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.

Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only : The salary range for Colorado residents is $66,100 - $118,300. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada residents is $72,800 - $129,900.

Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements).

No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere : UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Last updated : 2022-07-25

Posted 18 weeks ago

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