• Sr Project Manager

    Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco | US
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    3 weeks ago(10/23/2018 3:33 PM)
  • Overview



    Welcome to Allscripts!  Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver world-class outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.


    The primary purpose of this role is to manage and control internal projects for the business, to ensure on-time and on-budget project completion that meets customer needs.


    • Support Allscripts Solutions Management or other Allscripts Management by providing project management control on key initiatives, usually pertaining to developing and delivering solutions to market or to internal process improvement
    • Manage a variety of research and development projects that deliver scientific studies, reports, or custom data products to Life Science clients
    • Work with Project Team to define, estimate & schedule project work to achieve project scope. Provide a platform for communication and relationship management -- engage stakeholders for buy-in, relieve bottlenecks & complexity. Provide performance monitoring, information and reporting; help diagnose root cause of problems
    • Identify and escalate critical issues in timely manner
    • Ensure teams are taking corrective action as necessary to deliver complete scope, desired quality and timeliness of strategic programs
    • Keep team apprised via project plans, meetings and discussion minutes of project tasks identified, tasks to be completed, and work not completed
    • Mentor and train junior project managers


    Academic and professional qualifications:

    • Minimum completed bachelor’s degree in healthcare, business, or information technology or relevant business / information technology experience
    • Active PMP Certification preferred



    • Minimum 5 years relevant project management and/or management experience, plus at least 3 years relevant business experience
    • Minimum 5 years’ experience in healthcare research and analytics
    • Demonstrable project management skills, including influencing, communication and tracking skills, and planning and organization
    • Solid knowledge of project management methodologies, tools & techniques, including Microsoft Office, SharePoint, JIRA, Confluence
    • Strong ability to collaborate with individual contributors to define business process issues, analyze operational efficiencies, implement creative solutions, and measure delivery results.
    • Ability to work with geographically-dispersed teams across time zones
    • Strong communication skills and ability to facilitate meetings with management, technical and research staff


    Travel requirements:

    • Ability to travel occasionally as warranted by project work; frequency will vary depending on project requirements


    Working arrangements:

    • Work is performed in an office or home environment with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards; substantial time is spent working on a computer, having meetings and on conference calls


    At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 post-acute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.


    Allscripts' policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.


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