Who we are:
Meridian Health Plan is a family-owned, family-operated company of passionate leaders, achievers, and innovators dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our members, our providers and in the healthcare industry.
We provide government-based health plans (Medicare, Medicaid, and the Health Insurance Marketplace) in five different states (Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio).
Our employees work hard, play hard, and give back. Meridian employees enjoy: Happy hours, special events, company sports teams, potlucks, Bagel Fridays, weekly Executive Lunches, and volunteer opportunities.
A Day in the Life of a Sr. Project Manager:
This position provides leadership, guidance and/or facilitation on activities related to current initiatives and future business opportunities. The Senior Project Manager serves as a liaison for senior management in ensuring successful outcomes to key initiatives through development, implementation and evaluation activities. The Senior Project Manager may act as a champion, coach or counselor of a project or initiative depending on the stage of the project.
3 - 5 years of experience in a managed care organization is a plus
5 - 10 years of project management experience, preferably in a managed care environment is required.
Previous experience in preparing for an accreditation review is required
Experience in developing and delivering presentations to various types of audiences, especially at an executive level, is required
Experience in managing committees is required
Demonstration of business plan or report writing experience is required
Knowledge of PMI’s Knowledge Areas
Knowledge of project management processes and methodology
Knowledge of managed care principles a plus
Knowledge of State Managed Medicaid rules and regulations a plus
Knowledge of Medicare rules and regulations a plus
Knowledge of quality and process improvement strategies
Knowledge of National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), URAC or general accreditation requirements a plus
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office, Excel, MS Project and PowerPoint
Strong analytical skills
Strong organizational skills
Strong mentoring skills
Business case development
Possesses a strong grasp of mental models and the application of generic schedule templates to particular types of projects
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to manage a project through all PM knowledge areas
Ability to develop and deliver effective training and/or presentations to varying groups
Ability to follow process and methodology
Ability to synthesize large amounts of information into easily understood talking points
Ability to analyze data, identify barriers and opportunities for improvement and develop strategies to address them
Ability to organize and manage teams, groups and committees to ensure progress toward identified goals
Ability to understand ROI
What Meridian can offer you:
Equal Opportunity Employer