Aetna Bus Project Program Mgr in Jacksonville, Florida

Req ID: 52631BR


Successful candidate will join the Strategic Programs PMO team working on a various transformational projects that span the entire business lifecycle and departments. Candidate will lead the work and deliverables of complex projects, through to implementation, that impact multiple processes, systems, functions and products. Length of project may run multiple years in duration.

Fundamental Components:

Develops and implements strategic business plan to achieve business goals. Proactively leads a program and/or most complex projects. Identifies gaps and recommends enhancements related to new and/or existing products, services and workflows based on broad view of the organization. Collaborates and partners with other functional managers, other business areas across/within segments or other business areas to ensure all workflow processes and interdependencies are identified and addressed. Consults with constituents (these may be internal and/or external) to scope/define project. Influences change in order to improve performance results, organization effectiveness and/or systems/quality/services. Obtains financial support for most complex projects or supports this work as it relates to program management. Collaboratively works across multiple functions and /or segments to obtain agreement from all impacted parties (e.g., up and downstream effects often impact multiple functions and/or segments. Responsible for development and implementation of new ideas that supports work/team. Cross function/segment group facilitation/presentation. Leads all project and/or program management work including monitoring and tracking of progress and status update communications. Responsible for resource utilization within and across work teams. Assists others to identify solutions to issues that negatively impact program and/or project plan. Exhibits Bus Project Program Manager Behaviors


Proven track record in meeting project milestones. Proven negotiation skills. The desired candidate will preferably have experience in a project management environment. . Successful applicant will have a proven track record of excellent written and oral communication skills and able to present materials to senior leaders in a clear, concise manner. Candidate should be able to actively engage with the teams at a very detailed level and can facilitate meetings on complex requirements and be able to negotiate for the success of the project and end user. The role may also require process mapping and discovery activities in order to understand the business workflow and concerns. The desired candidate will be able to work autonomously in an ambiguous environment.



The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Functional - Project Management/Enterprise-wide project management/7-10 Years

Functional - Leadership/Lead a major change effortculture change/4-6 Years


Leadership/Creating Accountability/ADVANCED

Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/ADVANCED

Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED


General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED

Leadership/Anticipating and Innovating/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Preferred In Office Position, some part time telework after a certain period of time


This position offers a wide variety of exposure to various parts of the organization, and a fast-paced dynamic environment that will be challenging and rewarding.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Management