Enterprise Project Management Dir/UKHC

Job description

The University of Kentucky HealthCare Enterprise (UKHC) is seeking a Director of Enterprise Project Management to oversee the Enterprise Project Management Office. The duties of this position include, but are not limited to: leading organizational project management (OPM) as a discipline at UKHC; utilizing project, program, and portfolio management to consistently and predictably deliver organizational strategy producing better performance, better results, and a sustainable competitive advantage; and developing and implementing organizational processes including planning, process development, policy maintenance, and procedural review while being flexible in design to meet UKHC business needs.

Job Title
Enterprise Project Management Dir/UKHC

Requisition Number

Working Title
Director of Enterprise Project Management Office

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

10 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification

Project Management Professional(PMP) Certification

Physical Requirements

The physical requirements of this position include: occasionally lifting, pushing, pulling, and/or standing with objects 25lbs and above; occasionally sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time with repetitive motions (such as typing); regularly traversing campus facilities; occasionally traveling for work-related purposes; and effectively communicating both verbally and in writing with patients, caregivers, and staff at all levels.


Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. As an exempt level position, additional hours will be required to meet business needs.


The ideal candidate must have a proven track record of collaborative work and excellence in strategic operations and improvement initiatives; excellent communication skills; and proficiency in MS Office/Project and Clarity Project Management software.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

More than 10 years of project management experience, preferrably in a healthcare environment. Experience with Agile, Project Management, Waterfall, and SAFe.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Describe your experience in leading a start-up program.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Share the details of the most complex project you have led.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How have you made a difference in leading project management?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents





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    Job No:
    Posted: 3/27/2018
    Application Due: 4/27/2018
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