Healthcare Project Management Director

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Step up and lead with a regional leader. Advance your career with an award-winning organization that excels in helping our communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger. Make the most of your management talents at Carilion Clinic, an award-winning healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

Operations/project management director in a large community hospital setting. The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine has an exciting opportunity as an Operations/Project Management Director for a rapidly growing service line. This position is focused on  large and small scale Project Management such as Tele-Psychiatry growth, physical plant construction, administrative support function ( EPIC, Avaya, IT), data acquisition/ health analytics, Quality Assurance. etc. The position requires significant pertinent experience and established track record of success. Team building, senior level communication skills, customer service and ability to drive time sensitive results is essential. Experience utilizing process improvement methodologies, Six Sigma, Lean principles, Agile are preferred.


The Director of Special Projects is a key member of the Departmental Administrative leadership team, reports directly to the V.P. Operations, Department of Psychiatry and, also, has direct reports.


We are excited to be able to offer this new opportunity in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine.


Based in Roanoke Virginia, we offer compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach programs. Join and guide a team of caring individuals who embrace and reflect our values‐commUNITY, courage, commitment, compassion, and curiosity‐in all that we do. And realize the advantages of professional stability, strong technological resources, and true advancement potential.


Minimum Qualifications

Education: Master's degree required.


Minimum of five (5) years leadership experience required.
Minimum of two (2) years experience in Project Management or recent demonstrated project success of a Carilion multi-department leadership project.
Minimum of two (2) years experience in leading Performance Improvement & Quality Initiatives

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Certification in project management  preferred.  

Other Minimum Qualifications:

Must satisfactorily complete orientation processes.
Demonstrated project management skills.
Ability to build rapport and establish relationships  through strong interpersonal skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong presentation skills.
Ability to work independently with minimal direction.
Proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet computer software and data analysis.


Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 66678 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Roanoke Memorial Rehab Building 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: M- F, variable hours
Recruiter Email: kagonce@carilionclinic.org

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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