We are currently seeking a Project Manager for our Skokie, IL office. The role of this newly created position will be to design, plan, coordinate and execute projects according to strict deadlines and within budget. This includes coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors and/or consultants to deliver projects according to plan, on time within budget and scope. The role also involves interaction with development, technology infrastructure, business operations, accreditation services, Surveyors, organizations, and other business staff to drive project cohesiveness. The Project Manager will define the project’s objectives and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills to effectively manage team dynamics
Strong written communication to create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
Use of project scopes and objectives, involving stakeholders to ensure technical feasibility
Use of verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule, and costs
Detailed project planning and demonstrated ability of on-time delivery of projects, within scope and budget
Use of risk management techniques to minimize project risks
Business analysis ability
Bachelor’s Degree in business or related field required
Minimum of 5 years project managing development projects required; IT application software projects preferred
Professional Certification in Project Management (PMP) required
Solid technical background, with understanding of software development and web technologies
Understanding of data, data transformations, and conversions.
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically MS Project (or a similar project tracking tool)
Sit/stand/walk 7.5+ hours per day
Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/V/D
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About Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare
The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care - also known as AAAHC or the Accreditation Association - is a private, non-profit organization formed to assist ambulatory health care organizations improve the quality of care provided to patients. We are the leader in ambulatory health care accreditation currently accrediting almost 5,000 organizations.