Aetna Project Manager in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 54319BR


Accountable for and manages the development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of project(s). Project scope typically impacts one of the following: process, system, function, and/or product. Length of project may run one year or less in duration.

Fundamental Components:

Provides input on business plan to achieve business goals.

Proactively leads assigned project by creating project timeline, identifying key milestones and additional resources needed to successfully complete the work.

Assists with the management of internal relationships, processes and performance drives (in some cases relationships may be external).

Negotiates to obtain additional resources (may be cross functional/segment).

Responsible for the budget and/or financial implications of the project.

Identifies issues that may stall project and works with manager to address them.

Tracks progress and communicates project status on a regular basis to all impacted parties.

Builds communication plan for implementation to ensure all impacted parties (up stream/down stream) are informed of next steps for completion.

Acts as an advocate for change may require influencing others to see the value in project.

Group facilitation/presentation influencing various internal (these may be cross-functional/segment) may also include external parties.

May coach or mentor others by providing work direction.

May solicit and evaluate internal and external customer feedback to enhance continuous quality improvement.

May identify gaps and recommend enhancements related to new and/or existing products, services and workflows based on broad view of the organization.

Develops recommendations based on complex data and root cause analysis.

May serve as a Subject Matter Expert.


3-5 years related work experience.

Proven track record meeting project dates.

Compliance experience.


Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Functional - Communications/Communication Delivery - Public Speaking/1-3 Years

Functional - General Management/Data analysis & interpretation/1-3 Years

Functional - General Management/Process & quality improvement/1-3 Years

Functional - Project Management/Time Management/1-3 Years

Functional - Legal/Compliance/1-3 Years


Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Visio/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/1-3 Years/End User


Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Creating Accountability/FOUNDATION

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED


Leadership/Collaborating for Results/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Considered only for current internal teleworkers (in any area), external candidates must be office base in Hartford, CT.


Join a growing team with numerous opportunities to grow and develop. Support the development of a brand new IP&S program. Ability to collaborate with and learn from SME's in areas such as Global Security, Compliance, Legal, Risk Management, and Network. Strengthen written and verbal communication skills through delivery of reports and participation in Committees/meetings. Develop and utilize ABX Six Sigma/Lean skills as we rebuild the framework, processes, and controls for this organization. Learn to assess the risk of the delegate population, analyze data and trends, and manage delegate compliance with standards and regulatory requirements.

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

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.