Providence Health & Services Project Manager - Contract Implement in Renton, Washington


Providence is calling a Project Manager - Contract Implementations to Providence Health & Services in Renton, WA.

We are seeking a Project Manager - Contract Implementations to work with a diverse team of caregivers in both acute and non-acute care setting, this position provides strong leadership an organizational skills in the development and execution of project plans that will drive the implementation and conversion of both clinical and non-clinical goods and services as contracted by Supply Chain Management for the entire system. Responsible for the development of both simple and complex project plans and timelines to assure swift conversion or implementation of contracts. Projects can last from a few weeks to a year of more and generally have values exceeding $1,000,000 per project. Must be able to manage multiple projects at one time. Preferred job location is Renton, WA.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Works with the Director of Contract Implementations to establish goals and objectives and develop tools and process for the implementation team that will meet Supply Chain Management targets for cost savings, timelines, education, communication, and other requirements of specific contract implementations.

  • Works both independently and as a team on specific implementation projects.

  • Develop complete, clear, and specific implementation plans with key stake holders. Such plan can include development of project scope, charters, priorities, stake holder roles, budgets, schedules, risk planning, equipment, and additional staffing needed to successfully implement the contract.

  • Responsible for coordinating, tracking, and meeting the time lines for assigned projects.

  • Coordinates closely with Regional VA Program Managers, and the Director of Clinical Value Analysis, and Director of Supply Chain Sourcing, in the administration and coordination of system-wide contract implementation planning and execution.

  • Demonstrate effective interactions and positive interpersonal skills in dealing with physicians, pharmacists, nurses, respiratory therapists, imaging, lab, environmental services, BioMed/Clinical Engineering, Facilities Engineering, finance, resource councils and ad hoc teams, and other healthcare personnel.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree – or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 5 years’ experience in increasingly responsible complex project management roles in a comparable organization.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years’ post-certification work experience as a project manager,

  • Six Sigma Black Belt, or Toyota Production System (TPS) leader, or equivalent education in project management or process improvement may be considered in lieu of a formal bachelor’s degree.

  • Work in supply chain management, or a medical field.

  • Certification as a Project Manager

  • Licensed as a healthcare professional (e.g. Nurse, pharmacist, lab tech, respiratory therapist, etc) or medical certification or training.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Project & Program Management (Non-Clinical)

Location: Washington-Renton

Req ID: 206883