The Project Coordinator is responsible for the administration and coordination of operational and financial projects. The Project Coordinator will develop, maintain, monitor and update project plans and tracking tools for all projects, leads and contracts. Additionally, the Project Coordinator will work with staff to develop both internal and external presentations and other communication pieces. The incumbent must work independently and establish procedures and work flows as necessary. This position deals with highly sensitive and confidential information and interacts with senior management at all levels.
* Knows, understands, incorporates and demonstrates the CHRISTUS Health Mission, Vision and Values in behaviors, practices and decisions. * Ensures that internal customers, technical staff and upper management are kept aware of project status, issues and escalations. * Work with operation and finance leaders on large scale project activities. Including tracking escalations, tracking material and scheduling resources. * Monitor, organizes and expedites flow of work through supervisor's office. Follow up on pending matters; furnishes and obtains information from other departments' staff and management, or outside representatives. Makes decision on behalf of supervisor as authorized. * Manages own projects as assigned by department leadership team, with responsibility for meeting deadlines. Such projects may require data analysis and multi-departmental coordination. * Performs computer-based correspondence, documents, charts and reports. Independently initiates and composes non-routine correspondence, with documentation, for signature by management team. *Develops report formats, charts and presentations. Uses and maintains database systems. * Organizes and maintains file systems to ensure current and easily accessible information. * Copies and distributes documents to ensure accurate and timely follow-up. * Assists in the development of internal and external presentations * Assists team members with ongoing processes and special projects as assigned.
A. Education/Skills * Bachelor's degree required. Academic training in Business/ Health Administration, Project Management or related area of study is preferred. * Strong interpersonal skills. * Excellent verbal and written communications skills. * Ability to work independently. * Strong organizational/follow up skill. * Strong composition, spelling, grammar skills and proof-reading skill. * Proven ability to compose and edit correspondence, create graphs and develop layouts. * Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously. * Excellent proven computer skills (Microsoft Office).
B. Experience * Minimum of 1-2 years of professional experience coordinating multiple projects is preferred.
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications * None required
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.