The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's. Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education.
The Program Manager is responsible for managing key internal and external activities determining program success, such as tracking deliverables, coordinating efforts, and identifying and managing critical program outcomes.
Work with the medical directors and other team members to develop overall program strategy, milestones and annual goals
Partner with medical directors and other team members to determine program success and timing for strategic decision-making reviews throughout the program
Work with medical directors and other team members to identify and proactively drive program deliverables and proactively manage program scope
Develop and track detailed program plans including schedules, cost estimates, resource and communication plans
Help to develop and maintain high-performing teams
Work closely with resource team leaders to ensure appropriate allocation of resources to the program.
Coordinate and contribute to the development of donor reports, along with partnering with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centers Development Office
Lead other staff team members including community health worker and patient navigator
Contribute to the improvement of program management systems and tools
Serve as a resource for questions related to program development and management processes
Bachelors degree or higher, preferably a masters degree in public health or health services
Experience on project or program management, especially on community outreach, health education and/or tobacco cessation. Specifically, experience with American Indian/Alaskan Native community outreach would be a strength for this position.
Extensive knowledge implementing and using project management systems and project reporting
Ability to work effectively on fast-paced, complex projects
Advanced computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Experience with SharePoint desired
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to foster team work
Excellent oral and written communication skills
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The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance was incorporated in 1998 as a separate, jointly governed non-profit that included the cancer programs of three partners. Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is a cancer treatment center that unites doctors from Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center, University of Washington Medical Center, and Seattle Children’s. The purpose of this organization is to provide state-of the-art patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is the only NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Northwest, and according to the National Cancer Data Base, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance patients in general have better survival rates than patients treated at other cancer treatment centers.