American Heart Association Sr. Project Manager - Emergency Cardiovascular Care in Dallas, Texas

Overview

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.

Responsibilities

The American Heart Association has an excellent opportunity for a Sr. Project Manager in our Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) department based out of our National Center office located in Dallas, TX!

The Senior Project Manager, ECC Project Management Office (PMO) is responsible for the management of assigned projects. In addition to assigned projects, the Senior Project Manager is also responsible for managing the daily activities of a team of project managers through technical and professional guidance in order to successfully complete projects.

  • Assists Director of Project Management in monitoring project management needs and resources within ECC

  • Manages Project Manager direct reports and provides input to Director of Project Management in project assignments. Provide mentoring to Project Manager direct reports, and performs periodic performance reviews

  • Establishes and maintains project management processes and documentation to ensure project quality on all projects as assigned with the Director of Project Management

  • Supports key project initiatives across ECC with monitoring and analyzing projects for alignment

  • Performs project management duties including initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, and closing assigned projects as needed and assigned

  • Provides project status updates to ECC staff, consultants, and volunteers for all assigned projects. Also monitors at a high-level status of projects assigned to project managers the Senior Project Managers supervise

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • At least two (2) years of relevant experience

  • Background in managing projects required

Preferred Skills:

  • PMP certification with specific project management experience preferred

At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

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Requisition ID 2018-3147

Job Family Group Marketing & Communications

Job Category Marketing/Communications