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Sanford Health Project Manager - HR Project Management in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Project Manager | HR Project Management | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : HR Project Management

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


The Project Manager manages the full project lifecycle from project initiation to close. Serves as a representative of enterprise initiatives. Develops project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility. Ensures efficient resource utilization while following established standards and methods for project management.

Creates detailed project plans and schedules. Prepares, manages, and reports on overall project schedule and budget to appropriate managerial levels. Tracks project schedules, deliverables, costs/budget and time. Leads day-to-day project activities required to deliver a quality solution on time. Leads cross-functional teams through the process of discovery, design and implementation. Coordinates resources and schedules to achieve desired goals. Creates and maintains comprehensive project documentation; tracks progress and performance on initiatives.

Establishes procedures, processes, and milestones while working with management staff to resource projects accordingly. Ensures resource availability and allocation; coordinates internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects. Identifies and assesses risks; facilitates resolution. Reports and escalates identified risks to management as needed. Verifies and manages changes in project scope, schedule, and cost. Verifies that the project produces the proposed benefits defined in the business case within the specified constraints of time and cost. Ensures all deliverables are at an acceptable level of quality before proceeding to the next phase. Delivers projects on time, within scope and within budget. Conducts post-close analysis of process improvement for future projects.

Builds an understanding of working areas. Skillful and flexible at managing change. Uses a systems approach to problem solving. Develops and maintains productive working relationships with cross-functional project team and third party service providers/vendors integral to the project delivery. Ensures timely and appropriate communication between all members of the time by generating, collecting, and disseminating project information. Requires strong background in Visio, Microsoft Project, and Microsoft Office suite.


Responds to changes in others' roles and responsibilities. Negotiate with project stakeholders or suppliers to obtain resources or materials. Conducts regular and ad-hoc project reviews with project team, sponsors, and clients. Submit project deliverables, ensuring adherence to quality standards. Documents project meetings, particularly status reports on deliverables and next steps. Initiate, review, or approve modifications to project plans. Identifies risks and vulnerabilities; creates contingency plans. Prepare project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. Plans, estimates, staffs, organizes and monitors significant projects.




degree required.

Specific to Sanford Research and Sanford Clinics' Imagenetics - Must have a

Bachelor’s degree in health services, life sciences, biomedical sciences,

nursing, or clinical field required. Master’s degree in public health, health

care, business, or science related fields is preferred. Requires strong

quantitative analytical skill.

Minimum of three years' experience managing full lifecycle projects desired.

Advanced working knowledge with project management software and Microsoft

Office required.

Certified Associate Project Manager (CAPM), Project Management Certification

(PMP), or equivalent advanced training in project management preferred.

Specific to Sanford Research - Project Management Professional (PMP)

certification desired. Certification through Association of Clinical Research

Professionals (ACRP) or Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA)

required. Currently licensed with the applicable State Nursing Board and/or

possess multistate licensure privileges as required by position.

Depending on area, may require valid driver's license.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: General Administration

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD12384