Anthem Portfolio Manager - Mason, OH and Richmond, VA preferred #PS13574 in South Bend, Indiana

Portfolio Manager - Mason, OH and Richmond, VA preferred #PS13574


Location: Mason, Ohio, United States

Field: Information Technology

Requisition #: PS13574

Post Date: 6 days ago

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care .

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve atone of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Portfolio Manager

Preferred locations are Mason, OH and Richmond, VA - may be open to other locations and remote arrangements within 50 miles of an Anthem office

This position supports the Enterprise Execution organization through: Project Intake to determine resource assignments; vendor management; KPI tracking and reporting; deployment and analysis of staff skills assessments and support in building out needed trainings.

The Portfolio Manager will also be responsible for organizing a series of work into a single portfolio consisting of reports that capture project objectives, costs, timelines, accomplishments, resources, risks and other critical factor project delivery and budget forecasting on a short, medium and long term basis based. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Participates in strategic project planning and annual budgeting.

  • Interacts closely with senior management business partners to plan and ensure project objectives are met and budget aligns with IT budget objectives.

  • Provide strategic direction for aligning a specific organization's project plan of record and annual goal objectives with annual operating budget by specifying goals, strategy, staffing, scheduling, identifying risks, contingency plans, identification of budget and achieving long-term and short-term financial objectives with the primary goal of ensuring that ROI thresholds are met.

  • Coordinates portfolio and project activities of the business unit and develops relationships with the business.

  • Manages execution of portfolio objectives and interacts closely with end uses, business technologists and other to prioritize business needs.

  • Works with resource managers to manage portfolio according to governance processes, budgeting and forecasting.

Requires BA/BS degree; broad based experience to plan and design low to medium complex project portfolios; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Multiple trade certifications or other continuing education preferred. 5+ years professional project management experience with 3 years spent leading and directing multiple project tasks preferred. Incumbent should also have an understanding of the Enterprise Annual Governing Process Life Cycle. Accounting/Financial management background preferred.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.