3 days old
2017-11-212017-12-20

Project Manager, Business Transformation

Walgreens
Deerfield, IL
  • Job Code
    29173BR
Project Manager, Business Transformation at WALGREENS

Project Manager, Business Transformation

Job ID 29173BR Location 104 WILMOT RD , DEERFIELD, IL
Job Summary
Manages small to medium sized projects under limited direction. May also lead sub-teams for larger projects/programs. Projects may impact multiple functions in assigned division and typically has moderate impact on the corporation/division. Budget responsibilities are based on project requirements

Job Responsibilities
  • Manages small to medium size projects under limited direction. May also lead sub-teams for larger projects/programs.
  • Establishes and monitors project requirements, priorities, and deadlines.
  • Manages a project plan that involves a small number of team members.
  • Ensures quality and timeliness of project results. Ensures established budget is adhered to based upon project requirements.
  • Works with management (if necessary) to drive resolution of project conflicts.
  • Manages projects from inception to completion.
  • Manages activities of assigned project team.
  • Prepares standard and ad hoc management reports and presentations for assigned projects.
  • May contribute to larger projects.
  • Communicates project status to team and business owners throughout the duration of the assignment and post implementation to make certain all impacted stakeholders have an understanding of risks, issues and activities.

Walgreens, one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the first global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. More than 10 million customers interact with Walgreens each day in communities across America, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Walgreens.com. Approximately 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services.

As the neighborhood drugstore and retailer, our goal is to make health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment, and be a part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, team members and the communities we all call home.



Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and at least 3 years of project management experience OR a High School Diploma / GED and at least 6 years of project management experience
  • Experience presenting and reporting on project plans to appropriate stakeholders, executives and senior management.
  • Experience managing a budget to plan.
  • Experience with project management (for example: planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives).
  • Experience establishing & maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization, in the business community & with vendors.
  • Experience utilizing project management software and other standard project management scheduling tools, such as MS Project.
  • Experience in identifying operational issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems.
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks, page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: ing a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font).
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of business practices as related to specialty area, such as IT, HR, ecommerce, etc., preferred
  • Certification in Project Management (CAMP, PMP, etc.) as granted by PMI.
  • Experience with PPM tools.

Categories

  • Healthcare
  • Retail / Wholesale

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