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UnitedHealth Group Project Manager - Minneapolis, MN in United States

Level2 is a healthcare start-up that is building the next generation of virtual care for individuals with chronic conditions including Type 2 diabetes. This new business is dedicated to empowering patients to manage and achieve remission of their condition through an end-to-end virtual care offering. As an employee of this new business, you can expect to be a part of a dynamic organization that is fast-paced and driven by our vision to change the way healthcare is delivered for millions of individuals nationwide.

The Project Manager is responsible for the coordination and completion of projects across the product organization. This role will manage timelines, procedures for accomplishing project, allotment of resources to various phases of projects and hold team members inside and outside of the organization accountable to key activities. You'll investigate and plan for standard and ad-hoc projects and problems, make presentations, ensure project documentation is accurate and ensure projects are completed on time.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Defines project scope and facilitates meetings with stakeholders

  • Serves as a key resource on critical issues and escalates as appropriate

  • Identifies and solves complex problems and develops innovative solutions

  • Forecasts and plans resource requirements

  • Leads internal or external teams or projects

  • Makes presentations and reports for executive management on project updates, project cycle, and expected results

  • Early identification of risk, identification of remediation strategies and timely engagement of project stakeholders in risk mitigation

  • Use pertinent data and facts to identify and solve a range of problems within area of expertise.

  • Investigate non-standard requests and problems with some assistance from others.

  • Prioritize and organize own work to meet deadlines.

  • Provide explanations and information to others on topics within area of expertise.

  • Baseline knowledge of project life cycle and financial acumen.

Daily Practices:

  • Proven ability to manage relationships and influence others without formal authority

  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills

  • Strong personality with a keen sense of ownership and accountability

  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and balance multiple priorities and projects

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:

  • Bachelor's Degree or 4 years of project management experience

  • 2 years of project management experience

  • Intermediate efficiency in MS Office: Visio, PowerPoint, Word, Project, SharePoint

  • You will be asked to performthis role in an office setting or other company location, however, may berequired to work from home temporarily due to space limitations.

  • Employees are required toscreen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app,Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms viaphone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group -approved symptom screenerprior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our worksites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local maskingorders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees areexpected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot beattained.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in healthcare

  • PMP and/or process improvement certification

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively verbally and in writing

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, presentation and meeting facilitation skills

  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills, including ability to develop recommended business solutions through research and analysis of data and business process and implement when appropriate

  • Ability to work with minimal guidance; seeking guidance on only the most complex tasks

  • Attention to detail

UnitedHealth Group is an essential business. The health and safety of our team members is our highest priority, so we are taking a science driven approach to slowly welcome and transition some of our workforce back to the office with many safety protocols in place. We continue to monitor and assess before we confirm the return of each wave, paying specific attention to geography-specific trends. We have taken steps to ensure the safety of our 325,000 team members and their families, providing them with resources and support as they continue to serve the members, patients and customers who depend on us.

Some of the steps we've taken to ensure employeewell-being include:

  • Launched our ProtectWell appand UnitedCARES program to help ease the burden and stress for our UnitedHealthGroup team membersand their immediate family affected by COVID-19

  • Daily updates from our CEO DaveWichmann to support and inspire team members during this challenging time

  • Onsite social distancing andincreased sanitization measures for employees who have been welcomed backto our offices

  • Fully cover the COVID-19healthcare costs for our employees

  • Employees who self-identify ashigh risk or who live with someone who is high risk have been asked toremain working from home

You can learn more about all we are doing to fight COVID-19 and support impacted communities at: click here at https://www.unitedhealthgroup.com/newsroom/addressing-covid.html .

What we do defines who we are. Take a deeper look at how we're providing support during this global health crisis and search for a way you can get involved. View our COVID-19 Resources Page: click here at https://info.uhg.com/ .

Diversity creates a healthieratmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/AffirmativeAction employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration foremployment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin,protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, genderidentity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any othercharacteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-freeworkplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginningemployment.

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