Project Manager, Information Technology

Updated: 2 days ago
Location: Bronx, NEW YORK

Founded in 1955, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Einstein) is one of the nation’s premier institutions for medical education, basic research and clinical investigation. A full-time faculty of some 2,000 conducts research, teaches, and delivers health care in every major biomedical specialty. The college has some 730 medical students, 193 Ph.D. students, 106 MD/Ph.D. students and 275 postdoctoral fellows.

 

Einstein’s major strength, in addition to training physicians and scientists, is its science. During fiscal year 2015, the faculty’s consistently high level of scientific achievement resulted in the awarding of more than $150 million in peer-reviewed grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

 

Einstein is part of Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System, an integrated academic delivery system comprising seven campuses, including 8 hospitals, a multi-county ambulatory network, a new state-of-the art “hospital without beds”, a skilled nursing facility, school of nursing, home health agency, and the state’s first freestanding emergency department. As the University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore is a premier academic health system, employing Einstein’s clinical faculty and training Einstein’s medical students, over 1,300 residents, 420 allied health students, and 1,600 nursing students annually.

 

The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Einstein seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.

 

 

The Project Manager will be responsible for one or several IT projects. Will oversee all aspects of assigned projects to ensure completion within the defined scope, quality time and cost.



Collaborates closely with key stakeholders to understand business needs, processes, priority and resources.

Translates information into clearly documented detailed requirements and functional specifications.

Creates, manages and updates project plans including risk management plans, communication plans, budgets and other related project documentation.

Tracks the status of all projects and manage escalations.

Facilitates routine project status meetings including executive briefings.

Updates and reviews reports for all projects.



Bachelors Degree and 5-7 years of industry experience as part of IT Management.

Previous PMO experience strongly preferred with demonstrated knowledge of full lifecycle project management.

 Experience using standard project tools including Microsoft Project.

Working knowledge of business analysis documentation standards.

 

Skills and Competencies 

Identifies and cultivates relationships with key constituents across campuses, functions and levels, as well as external contacts.

Creates lines of communication between departments to develop common resources and achieve goals.

Prepares, justifies, and/or administers the budget; uses cost-benefit thinking to set priorities; monitors expenditures in support of programs and policies.

Influences desired organizational outcomes by seeing, communicating, and modeling how things will be in the future so others can see and feel the future perspective.

Leads teams composed of various levels of staff, vendors and clients to create and deploy successful programs.

Must be well organized, detail oriented, strategic and possess strong problem resolution skills.


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