Strategic Initiatives Project Manager (7399U) University Health Services 64782
University of California, Berkeley
Location: Berkeley, California
Internal Number: 5010907
Strategic Initiatives Project Manager (7399U) University Health Services 64782
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We are looking for equity-minded applicants who represent the full diversity of California and who demonstrate a sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds present in our community. When you join the team at Berkeley, you can expect to be part of an inclusive, innovative and equity-focused community that approaches higher education as a matter of social justice that requires broad collaboration among faculty, staff, students and community partners. In deciding whether to apply for a position at Berkeley, you are strongly encouraged to consider whether your values align with our Guiding Values and Principles, our Principles of Community, and our Strategic Plan.
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University Health Services (UHS) serves the campus as a comprehensive campus-based health center providing fully accredited medical care, mental health services, and innovative health promotion programs for students, faculty and staff. We coordinate off-campus care through a network of community specialists and hospitals and also administer a major medical insurance plan for students. In addition, UHS serves the campus through public health, health justice, and health policy initiatives. Learn more by visiting the UHS website, our strategic plan, and our UHS values.
Application Review Date
The First Review Date for this job is: 2/23/24. This job will remain open until filled.
Coordinates strategic plan development and implementation, including developing and implementing monitoring systems and supporting strategic initiatives at UHS.
Develops and advocates solutions to organizational program and service issues, including developing and administering new interdisciplinary healthcare policies, processes, and programs.
Leads interdisciplinary, multi-departmental workgroups to support UHS strategic priorities.
Leads efforts to conduct highly complex analyses and best practices research across a broad spectrum of healthcare programs, processes, and initiatives.
Develops complex proposals and recommendations to guide and support a broader strategic direction for cross-functional programs at UHS, including problem identification, costs, benefits and options.
Leads the development, monitoring, reporting, and communicating of KPIs and other metrics.
Leads and directs a variety of strategic projects, completes a wide range of activities that support operationalization of new initiatives, and follows through with all levels of staff and managers at UHS.
Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to communicate and interact effectively in an equitable, inclusive and multicultural environment.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with all levels of staff and managers and to influence, both verbally and in writing.
Advanced strategic planning skills, including development, monitoring and implementation
Advanced project management skills.
Strong skills in developing KPIs and other metrics.
Ability to use discretion and maintain all confidentiality.
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Advanced analytical / problem-solving skills.
Ability to work effectively with project sponsors, including the ability to understand organizational issues and strategic directions and to deliver solutions that meet both effectiveness and efficiency goals.
Salary & Benefits
For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University, please visit the University of California's Compensation & Benefits website.
Under California law, the University of California, Berkeley is required to provide a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role and should not offer a salary outside of the range posted in this job announcement. This range takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, analysis of internal equity, and other business and organizational needs. It is not typical for an individual to be offered a salary at or near the top of the range for a position. Salary offers are determined based on final candidate qualifications and experience.
The budgeted salary range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position is $94,850 - $122,000.
This is a full-time (40 hours/week), career position, and eligible for full UC benefits.
This is an exempt, monthly paid position.
How to Apply
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter.
Your employment is dependent on obtaining and maintaining a credentialing clearance (if applicable), background clearance and medical clearance according to University Health Service policies.
Flexible work arrangement is possible but not a fully remote position.
Conviction History Background
This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
This position has been identified as a Mandated Reporter required to report the observed or suspected abuse or neglect of children, dependent adults, or elders to designated law enforcement or social service agencies. We reserve the right to make employment contingent upon completion of signed statements acknowledging the responsibilities of a Mandated Reporter.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information about your rights as an applicant, please see the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission poster.
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