Skip to main content

A new day in healthcare. Together, CVS Health and Aetna help people on their path to better health.

Project Manager

Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Additional Locations: AZ-Phoenix, CT-Norwalk, FL-Jacksonville, KY-Louisville, MN-Minneapolis, MO-Columbia, TX-Dallas
Apply
Description:
Supportsthe businessbyrecommendingappropriateactions,strategiesand/oralternatives to meetbusinessneeds.Hasresponsibility for leading/managingallaspectsofaprojectandorprogramsuchasplanning,coordination,development,implementationincluding thefinancialimplicationswhileprioritizingwork,resourcesand time.Ensuresthe endstateof theprojectand/orbusinessoperationsmeetsbusinessobjective(s)and that alldeliverablesandduedatesaremet.Highlycollaborativeprocessoftenrequiresmanagingrelationshipsacross the segmentsormultiple functionalareas.

PositionSummary/Mission
Leads the workanddeliverablesofmultiple,complexprojectsorprograms, throughto implementation, that impactmultipleprocesses,systems, functionsandproducts.Lengthofprojectmayrunmultipleyearsinduration.


Fundamental Components:
  • Developsandimplementsstrategicbusinessplan to achievebusinessgoals.
  • Proactivelyleadsaprogramand/ormostcomplexprojectsbysettingstrategicdirection.
  • Identifiesgapsandrecommendsenhancementsrelated to newand/orexistingproducts,servicesandworkflowsbasedonbroadviewof the organization.
  • Collaboratesandpartnerswithother functionalmanagers,otherbusinessareasacross/withinsegmentsorotherbusinessareas to ensureallworkflowprocessesandinterdependenciesareidentifiedandaddressed.
  • Consultswithconstituents(thesemaybeinternaland/orexternal) to scope/defineproject.
  • Influenceschangeinorder to improveperformanceresults,organizationeffectivenessand/orsystems/quality/services.
  • Obtainsfinancialsupport for mostcomplexprojectsorsupports this workasitrelates to programmanagement.
  • Collaborativelyworksacrossmultiple functionsand /or segments to obtainagreement from allimpactedparties(e.g.,upanddownstreameffectsoftenimpactmultiple functionsand/orsegments.
  • Responsible for developmentandimplementationofnewideas that supportswork/team.
  • Cross function/segmentgroup facilitation/presentation.
  • Leadsallprojectand/orprogrammanagementworkincludingmonitoringand trackingofprogressandstatusupdatecommunications.
  • Responsible for resourceutilizationwithinandacrosswork teams.
  • Responsible forthefinancialimplicationsofprojectsand/orprogrambudgets.
  • Assistsothers to identifysolutions to issues that negativelyimpactprogramand/orprojectplan.


Background Experience:
  • Proventrackrecordinmeetingprojectmilestonesandnegotiating for resources.
  • Provennegotiationskills.
  • Experienceincludesdevelopmentandmanagementofmultiplebudgetsrelated to variousprojectsandorprogram.
  • Provenprojectmanagementskills.
  • 8-10 yearsofexperiencerelated to standards&measurements, technology,systemsandprocesses,includingprojectconsultationpreferred.


Additional Job Information:
  • Provenability to satisfycustomersneedsanddevelopalternatives to resolveissues.
  • Abilityto communicateeffectivelywithalllevelsofmanagement.
  • Must be available for travel up to 25%


Potential Telework Position:
Yes

Percent of Travel Required:
10 - 25%

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.

Candidate Privacy Information:
Aetna takes our candidate'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

Click To Review Our Benefits (PDF)

Apply

Jobs for you

Recently Viewed Jobs

You do not have any recently viewed jobs

Your Saved Jobs

You do not have any saved jobs

Sign up for Job Alerts

Join our Talent Community

At Aetna, we are pioneering a total approach to health and wellness and we need talented candidates like you to join our team. Become a member of our talent community to be the first to know about career initiatives that match your skills and interests as they become available, in addition to details on upcoming events, networking opportunities, and news about Aetna.

Join Our Talent Community

Sign up to receive information about job openings that are tailored to your skills and interests. Plus, get the latest career news from Aetna.