Swedish Medical Center Program Manager - Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Program Manager (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in the Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Program Manager will oversee the scheduling, pricing, and technical performance of organizationalprograms for the Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute (SHVI). The Program Manager will ensure that master plans andschedules are followed, develop solutions to program challenges, and directothers for the successful completion of the project on time and on budget.

In this position you will:

  • Aid with proposal development, contract negotiation, and contractcompliance.

  • Routinelyprovide supervision of a project or multiple projects to achieve a corporatevision; performing liaison activities with upper management and stakeholders.

  • Be responsiblefor governance, which involves working with the overarching structure,processes and procedures to accomplish objectives, which include metrics ofsuccess and deliverables.

  • Be responsible for alignment, which entails top-downvision, goals and objectives from business strategy flowing through to the successfulcompletion of projects from program objectives.

  • Be responsible for assurance,which includes performing checks and balances for compliance with standards andvision alignment and to minimize exposure and risk across multiple projects.

  • Performregular reviews to check for accountability and successful management ofproject, stakeholders and suppliers as well as track program component costs with overallprogram administration costs.

  • Perform ongoing performance assessment, research anddevelopment of new capabilities, and systematically applying knowledge forprogram success.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors Degree in Business, Information Systems, or a related field

  • Project Management Institute (PMI) certification

  • Minimum four years experience in a similar role in a comparable or larger institution

  • Minimum five years experience in project management preferably in a healthcare setting

  • Experience in financial business management andstrategic development

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters Degree in Business, Information Systems, or a related field

About the Cherry Hill Campus:

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish healthcare system.

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


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, 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-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Prof Office Bldg (WA196) 550 16th Ave Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 200106