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Intermediate Project Manager - NFS Supplier Diversity

Location: Oakland, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 809982 Date posted: 07/09/2019
Description: Includes the management of Supplier Diversity programs and projects (tactical and strategic). Effective communication, risk analysis, quality assurance, team and vendor management, and implementation of highly visible, sensitive and multi-faceted programs. Identifies and resolves issues related to projects/programs. Ensures assigned projects/programs are delivered within scope, schedule, budget and quality levels are consistent with partner/customer expectations.

Essential Functions:
- Develops and manages Supplier Diversity reporting for both internal and external stakeholders. Reporting to include; Tier 1, Tier 2, spend analysis, and monthly report development for national and regional stakeholders.
- Manages supplier engagement functions to include supplier; identification, registration, prequalification activation, and inquires.
- Manage and execute supplier diversity compliance management to achieve national goals and objectives.
- Execute event management strategy to assure measurable and successful outcomes of supplier diversity outreach events, and programs.
- Supports the development and execution of supplier diversity education and awareness programs to assure successful supplier outcomes.
- Provide program management and administrative support.
- Accountable for the success criteria, development, publication and updating of project deliverables.
- With support, develops and executes user adoption, communication, implementation and training plans.
- Assists in the coordination of collection and validation of business requirements and their success criteria with business partners.
- Responsible for program-wide data analysis and diversity performance reporting for senior, and executive level stakeholders.
- Identifies and manages project/program metrics.
- Manages life cycle and project close-out activities.
- Support external partnerships.
- Contributes to the business plan.
- Develops effective project plans.

Basic Qualifications:
- Minimum one (1) year of exposure to project management or member of project management team.
- Bachelor's degree in related field OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
- N/A

Additional Requirements:
- Understands all project life cycle phases and applies knowledge in the delivery of at least one (1) phase of the project delivery life cycle.
- Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.
- 25% Travel. Willingness to travel in support of supplier diversity program management and execution.

Preferred Qualifications:
-Minimum three (3) years of experience executing supplier diversity internal and external strategy.
- Minimum two (2) years of exposure to project management or member of project management team.
- Demonstrated understanding of supplier diversity best practices and strategy.
- Demonstrated knowledge of strategic sourcing, contract compliance, and supplier management best practices.




Primary Location: California,Oakland,1800 Harrison 1800 Harrison Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Consulting Services / Project/Program Management (Non IT) Department: National Facilities Services, Supplier Diversity Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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