Project Manager

  • Company:
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
  • Category:

Reporting to the Project Delivery Manager, the purpose of the Project Manager is to manage the process and project-oriented duties, in Cigna’s Agile environment, related to key projects associated with Cigna’s current programme of work.

This role requires strong expertise in project management, in an Agile oriented environment, and a thorough understanding of business processes.

**Critical Tasks and Expected Results:**

+ Work with Cigna NZ and subject matter experts to achieve key milestones and deliver projects on schedule and to requirements

+ Proactively identify, manage and resolve any issues and risks that may impact the successful completion of projects

+ Manage projects using both Agile and Waterfall methodologies as agreed with the business

+ Provide weekly project reporting, and SteerCo reports, across the organization as agreed with key stakeholders

+ Strong collaboration with the business and influencing stakeholders as required

+ Prepare for and present at regular update meetings

**Experience/ Education /Knowledge/Skills Requirements:**

+ 8+ years of proven successful Project Management skills

+ A proven track record in delivering projects on time and within budget

+ In-depth experience/knowledge of the Insurance and/or Banking Industry

+ Experience in managing both Agile and Waterfall projects simultaneously

+ Experience in Agile driven organisations and understands the mechanics of this methodology

+ Experience with software development and technical IT related projects

+ Must be a self-starter that can initiate and drive projects with little supervision

+ Demonstrated track record of success in multiple complex projects and/or programs

+ Ability to manage ambiguity and re-prioritise quickly and effectively to ensure delivery

+ Ability to work effectively and collaboratively across functional groups and with senior leadership, to manage conflict, resolve problems, and facilitate a consensus amongst diverse personalities and styles, in order to move forward and drive results

+ Excellent communicator with proven ability to enlist support of the most senior level of management

+ Ability to define, shape and deliver strategies and to breakdown complex topics issues and into actionable plans for team execution

+ Hands-on and proactive problem-solver with the ability to hammer out tough agreements and solutions to drive results

+ Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment with quick turnaround requirements

+ Strong business acumen and attention to bottom-line

+ Strong people leadership and influencing skills

+ Proactive approach

**About Cigna**

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.

When you work with Cigna, you’ll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people’s lives while working together to make the world healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.