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Program Manager - Strategy Execution

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Job ID: 31649
Location: Morrisville, NC
Facility/Division: Shared Services
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description


Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

The Health Care System (HCS) Program Manager is responsible for leading the development and implementation of strategic initiatives focused on cross-cutting and complex efforts that impact the organization as a system, as well as major initiatives at the entity or regional level. The HCS Program Manager organizes and manages teams to achieve quality, cost and performance objectives aligned with UNC Health’s overall strategy and goals. The individual works collaboratively with a variety of entities, administrative teams, physician groups, clinicians and executives to implement key strategic programs and projects, creating a culture of high performance.


1. Program Administration: Formulates, organizes and monitors inter-connected projects. Defines program governance and develops plans to coordinate cross-project activities and interdependencies. Analyzes and resolves complex issues to advance project and programmatic needs. Applies scope, change, risk and resource management. Ensures all proper internal controls are in place to satisfy internal and external regulatory requirements. Develops and monitors program and project budgets.

2. Communication and Relationships: Facilitates communication among program’s cross-functional team. Engages with stakeholders to effectively communicate program status, issues and decisions. Produces accurate and timely reporting of program status thought out its life cycle. Interfaces with all UNC Health entities and effectively communicate strategies, successfully eliciting support and providing assistance in implementing those strategies

3. Financial and Business Planning: Provides analytical and strategy support for the assigned programs. Performs analyses, provides business insight into implications of findings, develops business plans, and recommends opportunities for improvement.

Other Information

Education Requirements:
● Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Health Administration or related field.

Professional Experience Requirements:
● Five (5) years of program/project management experience required.

Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
● Must be highly motivated and demonstrate initiative to proactively address problems and develop solutions.
● Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods.
● Proven stakeholder management skills.
● Ability to work autonomously, in team-based settings, and with senior executive and c-suite leaders.
● Strong analytical, communication (written and verbal), and management skills are essential.

Job Details

Legal Employer: NCHEALTH

Entity: Shared Services

Organization Unit: Strategy Execution 

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: US:NC:Morrisville

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes

This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Health Care System, in a department that provides shared services to operations across UNC Health Care. This is not a State employed position.
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