Project Manager

Location: St. Louis, Missouri, United States Minor Outlying I
Date Posted: 06-04-2015
Contract to hire opportunity for an experienced Project Manager who has healthcare experience.  The ideal candidate has either come from a healthcare claims background, or at least has a good deal of healthcare industry experience as a Project Manager.  Timeframe to convert this contract to an employee position is 90 days, although the contract can occasionally go an additional month before converting, depending on the hire date.

This role will manage applications development projects, process improvement efforts, change management and other efforts as assigned.

Must possess the following skills:
  • Strong Analytical Skills
  • Excellent Project Management Skills
  • Ability to deal in a professional way with change and stress (our industry is highly regulated by state and local governments, and so projects can be effected with little to no notice sometimes because of changing rules/laws and customer requirements)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, with minimal direction and tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and maintain close relationships with internal and external customers
  • Project management of IT projects in a healthcare environment
  • Strong knowledge of healthcare industry and medical terminology, prefer to have strong knowledge of health insurance industry
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience defining business requirements
Nice to have the following skills:
  • Working knowledge of Insurance Claim Payment
  • Clear understanding of medical benefit structures
  • Project management of mainframe programming projects
  • SQL or other Query type experience
The ideal candidate would be one that would have worked as a Claims System analyst (looking to progress to the next level) or as a Project Manager for a previous Health Insurance company or Hospital System.  The candidate must have a strong work ethic, works well with others, in a team environment, can work well under pressure and in high stress situations. 
The Timberline Group
Phone: 636-209-5537
PO Box 565, Sullivan, Mo 63080
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