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Senior Project Manager

Primary Location: Hartford, CT
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford, MA-Boston, NY-New York
Plan Sponsor Insights (PSI) is seeking a highly self-motivated project manager to join their team. In this role, s/he will manage projects and programs across a range of complexities, scope and topics working with teams located in the markets. The person will manage multiple cross-functional projects, identify and drive business process improvements, and oversee a broad range of activities and programs in support of delivering on our local and national initiatives. This position also offers candidates an opportunity to participate in delivering consultative services to the field and our group commercial customers. Note: this is not an IT project manager role.

Fundamental Components:
- Manage department projects thru completion; prepare project summaries and dashboards
- Prepare presentations to communicate project status and/or education
- Coordinate management process execution within and across teams
- Maintain up to date case inventory; coordinate pipeline reviews
- Maintain department shared repository and communication delivery platforms (sharepoint, Unily, Yammer)
- Coordinate thought leadership content reviews for external publication
- Monitor key industry groups for market and healthcare trend information for department use
- Coordinate business-required survey activity from creation through analysis and results distribution
- Perform budget, time tracking analysis; manage contracts as needed
- Maintain department business continuity plan
- Coordinate market clinical or analytic consultative sessions in support of growth and renewal

- Strong organizational skills
- Proven track record in meeting project milestones
- Proven communication skills both written and verbal; ability to communicate effectively across all levels.
- Builds and leverages strong relationships to work effectively across business areas; identifies cross-functional support required to achieve business objectives.
- Prior experience developing budgets, acting as a project lead, developing communication plans
- Proven ability to affect change/interpersonal skills
- Solid Project Management skills including risk assessment and mitigation
- Willing to learn new techniques, tools and approaches and in turn train others on these skills.
- Ability to act as an advocate for change

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Project Management/Lean Six Sigma is desired
Project Management/Project Management Professional, PMP is desired
Project Management/Project Management Certification is desired

Functional - Project Management/Cross-functional project management/1-3 Years
Functional - General Management/Project management (non-IT)/1-3 Years
Functional - Planning/Planning & performance management/1-3 Years
Functional - Project Management/Issue identification and analysis/1-3 Years

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/4-6 Years/Power User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/4-6 Years/Power User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/4-6 Years/Power User
Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/4-6 Years/Power User

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED
General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/MASTERY
Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED
General Business/Maximizing Work Practices/ADVANCED
Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:
Potential for WAH

The Plan Sponsor Insights (PSI) team provides clinical and analytic analysis, consultation and reporting for Aetnas group commercial plan sponsors. Working on the PSI team provides the opportunity to work with the account teams and important Aetna partners that support our customers as well as the potential to interact with customers and consultants. The work environment supports and thrives on out-of-the box thinking and creative talent. Our team is highly valued by our internal partners as well as the customers they serve.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidates's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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