EXPRESS SCRIPTS SERVICES COMPANY Associate Project Manager in Saint Louis, Missouri

POSITION SUMMARY The Project Manager will drive business results for the team by collaborating with both internal and external contacts to support client and provider network activities. The Project Manager will be responsible for outlining small project and network requirements, deliverables, milestones, timelines, decisions, and status for those items in which they are assigned to and the overall success of such assignments from beginning to end. The Project Manager will provide direction and management related to small strategic projects and design the strategy for network implementations, while ensuring that appropriate policies and procedures are in place and maintained for continued support and maintenance of business requirements. The Project Manager is responsible for ensuring the project is delivered on-time and within scope. The Project Manager is, in part, responsible for mentoring, training, and development of other team members, and identifying continuous improvement opportunities that drive business value and implementing waste reduction process improvements. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * Gather and analyze data, document business requirements, track action items, testing validation, and provide status reports for projects. Ensure proper processes are met and documented. * Provide business direction and project management for small strategic and tactical network or pricing related projects and implementations. Analysis of situations, distillation of the issues into options and driving to appropriate conclusions. * Define small project / implementation scope, deliverables, milestones, timelines, and work plans while managing tight deadlines for multiple competing priorities, scope, and converging opinions to solution in a timely manner. * Represent Network Implementation, serving as a subject-matter expert SME internally and externally, as needed, for small projects / implementations and specific processes. * Collaborate with clients and other internal departments, such as RAM, RCM, CBA, SAM, Network Contracting, Implementation, and Finance to facilitate resolution and root cause analysis for cross-functional operational issues. * Identify and map out continuous improvement opportunities and waste-reduction opportunities. Assist in efforts to implement process improvements, including but not limited to, documentation of re-engineered processes, development of training materials, reference guides, work instructions, and/or policies and procedures to ensure success of improvement project. QUALIFICATIONS * Bachelor s degree or equivalent work experience. Company is a leading healthcare company serving tens of millions of consumers. We are looking for individuals who are passionate, creative and committed to creating systems and service solutions that promote better health outcomes. Join the company that Fortune magazine ranked as one of the \\"Most Admired Companies\\" in the pharmacy category. Then, use your intelligence, creativity, integrity and hard work to help us enhance our products and services. We offer a highly competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, 401k with company match, life insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance and an employee stock purchase plan. Express Scripts is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Applicants must be able to pass a drug test and background investigation. Express Scripts is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor..Employer's Job# ESMEUS5344Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.