We’re a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
Serve as Project Manager III within the Mercy Health System (Mercy). Project Manager III is accountable for leading and directing short and long-term projects/programs for Mercy Care Management. The Project Manager III is able to operate independently at all levels of the organization. Project Manager III is accountable for the execution of the project plan, and budget, as well as providing dotted and/or straight-line management to the project team. The Project Manager III will address business and technical problems presented by key project stakeholders, develop risk mitigation strategies, project requirements, estimates, schedules, budgets and resource plans. This position will ensure that C-Level Executive decision-makers have an understanding of project estimates, benefits, sponsor identification, business case, evaluation of alternatives, implementation strategy, risk assessment, change management and other information required to ensure the complete understanding of the program(s) value to the organization. The position is responsible for managing the programs(s), including the dotted line accountability of managing project team members, to be completed on time and on budget according to agreed to acceptance criteria and in line with the organizations strategic initiatives. The Project Manager III must have the skills to participate and negotiate. The Project Manager III is a senior team member providing strategic guidance to their project and peer teams as well as the organization in areas of project management, program management and quality management. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.
Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, Business, Management, Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent work experience.
Experience: 10+ years experience with managing highly complex Program or related function (planning, scheduling, project coordination). Experience presenting to C-Level executives.
Other skills & knowledge:(skills, knowledge, abilities)
Education: Advanced degree highly preferred.
Experience: 10+ years Industry Experience preferred, Healthcare Industry Experience preferred
Certification/Registration: PMP Certification preferred
We’ll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.