Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Associate Project Manager - Phoenix, AZ or Philadelphia, PA

UnitedHealth Group

Phoenix, AZ
Job Code:
Apply on the Company Site
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

742571 Project Manager Business Intelligence Phoenix AZ or Philadelphia PA

Associate Project Manager - Phoenix, AZ or Philadelphia, PA (742571)

Position Description

No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward than UnitedHealth Group.  Here, we're on a mission to make the health care system work better for everyone.  When you join us as a Project Manager, you'll drive innovation forward, impacting millions of lives. This is the opportunity to grow and develop, bring all your study, all your training and your energy to a new level.



As a Project Manager for the Community and State Business Intelligence team, you'll work within our business model that is highly adaptable, allowing you to quickly and effectively address emerging needs in a changing health care landscape.  If your heart starts pounding when you realize the impact you can have by bringing your skills to a team made up of some of the smartest people you'll ever work with, then join us for something special.  Join us as we continue to take on challenges and create innovative solutions.  The rewards for performance are significant.  You'll help improve the health of millions as you do your life's best work.(sm)



Please note: This is an office based position located at either our Phoenix, AZ office (off of E Washington Street) or our Philadelphia, PA office (located off of Penn Square).



Primary Responsibilities:

  • Leading large scale growth and migration implementation projects to completion performing all required project management activities including project scope definition, risk identification, project methodology, resource allocation, facilitation, and other areas of expertise based on established project management techniques

  • Serving as liaison between the Business Intelligence team and all other functional areas which includes leading or attending all project related status and implementation meetings

  • Forecasting and tracking budgets for all assisted projects along with supporting the Associate Director with estimating and requesting funding

  • Making presentations to management or others on project updates, project cycle, and expected results as needed

  • Prioritizing and organizing assigned work to ensured projects are completed on time and in scope

  • Using pertinent data and facts to identify and solve a range of problems within area of expertise along with investigating non - standard requests and problems that arise during

  • Leading and contributing to continuous process improvements and team innovation

Required Qualifications:

  • BA / BS degree in Health Care Administration, Accounting, Finance, Business or related field

  • 4+ years of project management experience

  • 2+ years of experience acting as a Project Manager using PMI standards

  • 1+ years of healthcare experience  

  • 1+ years managing project or operating budget(s)

  • Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Project, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint and SharePoint

  • Organized, detailed oriented, self - starter who works independently, manages projects with little oversight, and can lead multiple projects at the same time

  • Effective communicator who can work with individuals at all levels and at varying locations including offshore sites

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PMP Certification

  • Reporting (Crystal, SQL) & Data Warehouse experience

  • Planview and / or Clarity experience

  • Experience working Medicaid, Medicare or managed care experience  

  • as part of a Virtual Team


Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job keywords: project manager, project management, PM, budget, finance, healthcare, Medicare, Medicaid, PMI, Phoenix, AZ, Arizona, Philadelphia, PA, Pennsylvania, UHG, UnitedHealth Group

Job Details

  • Contest Number742571
  • Job TitleAssociate Project Manager - Phoenix, AZ or Philadelphia, PA
  • Job FamilyProject Management
  • Business SegmentUHC Benefit Ops - CandS Ops

Job Location Information

  • Phoenix, AZ
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsPhiladelphia, PA

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

Powered ByLogo

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers [ View All ]