Description As a not-for-profit organization, Partners HealthCare is committed to supporting patient care, research, teaching, and service to the community by leading innovation across our system. Founded by Brigham and Women\u2019s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, Partners HealthCare supports a complete continuum of care including community and specialty hospitals, a managed care organization, a physician network, community health centers, home care and other health-related entities. Several of our hospitals are teaching affiliates of Harvard Medical School, and our system is a national leader in biomedical research. We\u2019re focused on a people-first culture for our system\u2019s patients and our professional family. That\u2019s why we provide our employees with more ways to achieve their potential. Partners HealthCare is committed to aligning our employees\u2019 personal aspirations with projects that match their capabilities and creating a culture that empowers our managers to become trusted mentors. We support each member of our team to own their personal development\u2014and we recognize success at every step. Our employees use the Partners HealthCare values to govern decisions, actions and behaviors. These values guide how we get our work done: Patients, Affordability, Accountability & Service Commitment, Decisiveness, Innovation & Thoughtful Risk; and how we treat each other: Diversity & Inclusion, Integrity & Respect, Learning, Continuous Improvement & Personal Growth, Teamwork & Collaboration. General Summary: Under the general supervision of the Sr. Director, Strategic Sourcing & Vendor Management, the Project Manager, Strategic Contracting operates within the established Partners Corporate Supply Chain Management policies and procedures. The person will work closely with the Contract Management team as well as internal & external stakeholders to ensure that projects are successfully managed up to and post implementation date. Responsibilities: \u2022Develop and maintain relationships with internal & external stakeholders. \u2022Generate and manage detailed project plans using project management tools approved by leadership. \u2022Oversee projects from inception to completion and within established timeframes: oDevelop scope, goals, milestones and timeframe of projects oEnsures accurate deliverables are identified while holding team members accountable \u2022Develop, organize & manage all tools and documents associated with the Contracting department\u2019s strategic initiatives. This includes assisting in the identification and organization of annual goals, and consistent reporting to these goals. \u2022Develop, maintain & communicate project metrics ex: milestones, timelines, % completion etc. Develop & maintain meeting management tools & outputs according to departmental protocol ex: agendas, meeting notes & assignments, PowerPoint slide decks. Establish escalation and communication protocols for stalled or incomplete assignments that will impact the project timeline. Qualifications \u2022 5 plus years of experience\u2022A strong drive to support the creation of a superior service organization committed to customer satisfaction. \u2022Proficient with project management tools, such as Microsoft Project \u2022Bachelor\u2019s Degree in Project Management or a related field \u2022Proven track record of successfully managing many highly visible, complex projects at the same time, and managing a \u201cpipeline\u201d of future projects \u2022Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and works effectively under pressure \u2022Ability to professionally escalate concerns, barriers & challenges to appropriate audience(s) \u2022Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Must be comfortable communicating to varying levels of leadership, to include Sr. Management within Partners Corporate and at the institutions \u2022Excellent organizational skills \u2022Microsoft PowerPoint Other Preferred Attributes: \u2022An understanding of Healthcare, Supply Chain, or Contracting \u2022Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite including MSWord and Excel; familiarity with PeopleSoft, and SharePoint administration a plus EEO StatementPartners HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer & by embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, age, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, military service, genetic information, and\/or other status protected under law.
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Partners HealthCare is a not-for-profit health care system that is committed to patient care, research, teaching, and service to the community locally and globally. Collaboration among our institutions and health care professionals is central to our efforts to advance our mission.