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Business Project Senior Advisor Pharmacy Benefit Management Services

Created01/14/2022
Reference22000566
CategoryProject Management
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
Zip15689
SalaryCompetitive
The Business Senior Project Advisor is responsible for providing program and project management over multiple projects. These projects are in support of key initiatives that typically include significant work process productivity improvements, margin improvements, change management, and major product or system changes. Partners with business leadership to provide support for annual portfolio planning, project initiation, and execution that ensures value realization from original concept through final implementation. Establishes a project team, sets project schedule, estimates project resource plans, and maintains status reports for all business resources and end users. The Senior Advisor is expected to influence the outcome and delivery of project efforts as it relates to the budget and timeline. They are expected to identify, analyze, and track project issues and risks as well as remove barriers to success.

What you will do:
  • Manages multiple projects with cross functional teams.
  • Independently develops and gains approval from project sponsor for project charter.
  • Develop project task plan with all key milestones required to achieve business objectives.
  • Self-sufficiently develop project approach (key stakeholders, need for sub-teams, phases, operating mechanisms, etc.).
  • Objectively plan and execute project kickoff to launch the project.
  • Independently develops Risk management plan which includes Risk identification, Risk Mitigation planning, execution and tracking, escalates risks when needed.
  • Supports projects that define and implement major process improvements across an entire department or multiple business functions.
  • Supports lean events by leveraging lean tools experience, applies tools through facilitation and during project completion.


Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 5-8 years relevant experience (i.e., project management, program management)
  • Project Management Certification (PMP, CAPM, MPM, etc.), Agile Certification, Scrum Master, and/or Product Owner Experience strongly preferred
  • Proficient to Intermediate MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) skills required.
  • Proficiency with project management software to effectively outline and track tasks that drive to milestone completion.
  • Strong analytical, planning, problem identification and resolution skills required.
  • Demonstrated self-initiative.
  • Excellent communication skills with internal and external partners in various functional areas and at all levels of management.
  • Understanding of continuous improvement principles to grasp and communicate "the why" in the process to achieve results.
  • Solid leadership skills, demonstrated ability to lead, oversee and motivate cross functional teams in a complex corporate environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver against aggressive goals.
  • Ability to identify and engage cross-functional teams in support of project completion, while obtaining needed buy-in from stakeholders.
  • Understanding of Lean principals and agile methodology
  • Ability to travel as needed


This role is Flex/WFH which allows most work to be performed at home or on occasion at a Cigna office location. Employees must be fully vaccinated if they choose to come onsite.

For this position, we anticipate offering an annual salary of $95,100 - $158,500, depending on relevant factors, including experience and geographic location.

This role is also anticipated to be eligible to participate in an annual bonus plan.

Helping our customers achieve healthier, more secure lives is at the heart of what we do. While you take care of our customers, we'll take care of you through a comprehensive benefits program that helps you be at your best. Starting on day one of your employment, you'll be offered several health-related benefits including medical, vision, dental, and best in class well-being and behavioral health programs. We also offer 401(k) with company match, company paid life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a minimum of 18 days of paid time off per year and dozens of corporate discounts on essentials you use every day. For more details on our employee benefits programs, please visit the "Life at Cigna" tab on our careersite: www.cigna.com/careers

About Evernorth

Evernorth, Cigna Corporation's health services segment, exists to elevate health for all. We're building on our legacy and redefining health care as we know it. Unbiased in how we think, we create without limitation. We partner without constraints, deliver value differently and act in the interest of humanity. Solving across silos, closing gaps in care, and empowering clients, customers, and people everywhere to move onward and upward. When you work with us, you'll be empowered to solve the problems others don't, won't or can't. Join us. What difference will you make?

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.
Employer390 Evernorth Enterprise Svcs, Inc.