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Project Management - Senior Advisor

at CVS Health

Posted: 11/20/2018
Job Reference #: 862915BR
Keywords: management

Job Description

Job Title :
Project Management - Senior Advisor
Job ID :
Location :
RI - Woonsocket
Street Address :
1 CVS Drive
Category :
Information Systems
Description :
Job Description
CVS Health is embarking on a bold digital agenda to transform health care and empower millions of customers on their path to better health. We are creating innovative digital solutions that will make healthcare more accessible, more integrated and more reliable for more people, online and in our stores. We are looking for passionate, driven people who want to join a high energy and growing team to make a difference in customers’ lives and who want to be on the ground floor of digital innovation that aims to reinvent what a pharmacy and a health care company can be.

The Senior Advisor Project Manager is responsible for planning, estimating, forecasting, providing both program oversight and day-to-day management, leadership, direction, and administration across the full project lifecycle (planning through implementation) on medium to large size projects (up to $15+M budget, 30-90 FTE’s, 12 - 18 month durations, and of technical complexity).

This person will work with Technology and Business teams as well as the relevant Functional Managers to ensure the project adheres to the project scope and to the CVS development standards. This person must provide solutions that meet the business objectives and are within time/cost constraints, while maintaining high business and CVS levels of satisfaction.

Required Qualifications
* 8 + years of demonstrated IT project management experience including managing one or more large complex IT product/software development cycles/projects including the following:
o Planning, organizing, directing and tracking all aspects of IT programs.
o Ensuring delivery of programs and projects are on time, on budget and fall within organizational performance targets.
o Ensuring program scope, schedule, budget, quality and associated metrics are available, accurate, and meet corporate standards and guidelines.
o Vetting business case development and realization of benefits analysis.
o Managing teams of Program Managers and Project Managers, and performing HR responsibilities such as hiring and performance management.
o Experience must include managing digital projects related to ecommerce, web site design, integrations, mobile app.
* 5 years’ experience with Agile methodologies working with ecommerce and digital activities; order management system or ecommerce platform; large-scale ecommerce and digital projects; small-scale projects; and, large distributed teams.

Preferred Qualifications
* Digital Project Management, Digital Product Management or Digital Agency background.
* Scrum Master and/or Project Management Professional certification
* Demonstrates proficient negotiation and risk management skills.
* Experience with fast paced and overlapping product release cycles
* Excellent customer service and communication skills (written and verbal)
* Experience working in cross-functional, multi-location teams
* Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
* Ability to be flexible in a changing environment
* Experience with ATG e-Commerce and Sterling Commerce platform(s) as well as API Management.
* Expert knowledge with using Project Management Tools such as CA Clarity PPM, MS Project, MS SharePoint, and MS Office Suite.
* Extensive knowledge of the Healthcare Industry, IT systems, networks, applications.
* Passion for Digital and how new offerings and capabilities can meaningfully drive engagement, empowerment and the overall consumer experience.
o Ensuring that program management approaches are consistent, measurable, and aligned with corporate standards and best practices. Looks for process improvement opportunities to reduce duplication of effort, improve work quality and boost morale.

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline with information technology focus. Will take experience in lieu of a Bachelors degree.

* Masters degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Project Management, or related field preferred.

Business Overview
CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units - MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, medical condition, age, veteran status, military status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, unemployment status, political affiliation, or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. CVS Health will consider qualified job candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with federal, state and local laws. CVS Health will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any Colleague or applicant for employment because such Colleague or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the Colleague or applicant or another Colleague or applicant. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT

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