Evolent Health Project Manager in Louisville, Kentucky

Your Future Evolves Here

Evolent Health has a bold mission to change the health of the nation by changing the way health care is delivered. Our pursuit of this mission is the driving force that brings us to work each day. We believe in embracing new ideas, challenging ourselves and failing forward. We respect and celebrate individual talents and team wins. We have fun while working hard and Evolenteers often make a difference in everything from scrubs to jeans.

Are we growing? Absolutely-62% in year-over-year revenue growth through 2015. Are we recognized? Definitely. We’re 12th on Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies for 2015, one of “Becker’s 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” in 2016, and our CEO was number one on Glassdoor’s 2015 Highest-Rated CEOs for Small and Medium Companies. If you’re looking for a place where your work can be personally and professionally rewarding, don’t just join a company with a mission. Join a mission with a company behind it.

What You’ll Be Doing:

This position is responsible for coordinating business and technical projects, quality and process improvement initiatives that support the organizations short term and long term strategic goals and organization wide project management activities.

  • Principal Accountabilities:

  • Uses appropriate project management tools and techniques to meet project requirements.

  • Directs and manages project development through the entire project management lifecycle.

  • Defines full-scale project plans and associated communications documents.

  • Develops full-scale project plans and associated communications documents.

  • Effectively communicates project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.Acts as a project manager champion.

  • Trains other employees in project management concepts, tools and techniques. This includes formal classroom and ad hoc training.

  • Assists in defining standards and methods used throughout the plan for project management.

  • Effectively applies project management processes and methodology and enforces project standards through effective support, communication and training.Actively supports the project selection for the Business Excellence Support Team (BEST).

  • Communicates effectively with key stakeholders to identify needs and evaluate alternative businesssolutions.

  • Continually seeks opportunities to increase customer satisfaction.

  • Suggests areas for improvement internal processes along with possible solutions.

  • Coordinates and assists teams/task forces.

  • Provides effective business process solutions to meet or exceed internal and external customer servicelevel agreements and expectations.Performs other duties and projects as assigned.Key Competencies/Success Factors:

  • Lives the values: Integrity, Community, Collaboration and Stewardship, as defined in the performance appraisal.

  • Demonstrates the ability to lead cross-functional teams.

  • Demonstrates the leadership ability to manage and motivate a team with no direct authority for the team.

  • Demonstrates effective written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must be able to communicate effectively within all levels of the organization.

  • Must be able to prepare updates and presentations tailored to the requesting audience.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as a collaborative team member for organization wide departments.

  • Ability to problem solves and maintains adaptability/process in a continually changing, high-growth environment.

  • Proficient experience using Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint in a Windows operating system.ADA Physical Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Stationary position: Must be able to remain in stationary position 75% of the time.

  • Use of hands: Continuous use of computer, telephonic and other electronic equipment.

  • Communicate: Frequent verbal and written communication.Work Environment:The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • This position primarily works in a climate controlled based setting. The noise level and the work environment are moderately quiet.

Finishing Touches (Preferred):

Education, Training and Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree in health care or business management related field preferred.

• Formal Process Improvement/Management Training preferred.

• 2-4 years of experience in healthcare delivery with clinical or service quality/process improvement preferred.

• 3-5 years of experience as a Project Manager or comparable experience preferred.

Licenses, Registrations or Certifications:

• Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) preferred.

• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred.

Evolent Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer