Anthem Project Director #135272- Any Anthem location, or as a work from home opportunity in East Syracuse, New York

Your Talent. Our Vision.At Anthem, Inc.,it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we willdrive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company. Project Director

This position can be located at any Anthem office *and is eligible for a work at home schedule. *

TheProject Directoris responsible for all of the requirements of a Sr. Project Manager plus demonstrates the ability to identify key people to bring about change and understands underlying cultural dynamics to develop a network of contacts. Targets specific people to achieve project goals and objectives. Possesses awareness of significant contributing factors to manage project change. Demonstrates a solid understanding of the end to end business processes and the critical IT dependencies, as well as knowledge of additional regions and Enterprise needs . Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: * Manages projects across business units, regions, or the enterprise * Influences at all levels within the organization, often setting strategy and direction * Coaches and mentors project team members * Mentors other project managers around project management methodology * Determines project scope * Develops resource, risk, quality, cost, and scope management plans * Develops training plans * Defines, recommends, and secures contractual agreements for services and products * Coordinates requirements, schedules implementation and post-implement plans, and develops service-level agreements for vendor partners and global resources firms * Develops requirements documents * Develops project approval matrices * Identifies project team training and tool needs * Defines quality gates for each project methodology phase * Defines critical success factors * Establishes and manages the project warranty period

Requires: * BA/BS in a related field * Minimum of 9 years professional project management experience required, during which at least 7 years are spent leading and directing large project tasks * or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background * Masters Degree preferred. * PMP certification required or must be obtained within one year of hire date * Ability to function in a dual PM capacity (IT and Business) * Member migration experience a plus * WGS and/or NASCO platform knowledge a preferred

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Title: Project Director #135272- Any Anthem location, or as a work from home opportunity

Location: new york-East Syracuse

Requisition ID: 135272