Program Manager

Date: Jan 15, 2019

Location: Fort Myers, FL, US, 33912

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 41484
Title: Program Manager
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01)
Location: Fort Myers, FL


Main Objective:

The Program Manager is primarily responsible for leadership and coordination of other project managers (internal and/or external) for large, multi-year programs.  Secondarily, assist leadership with the ongoing establishment and success of the implementation of program/project management best practices. This includes adhering to policies and procedures necessary to ensure efficient and effective execution of a portfolio of programs and regular delivery of enhancements and smaller projects.


  • Manages enterprise wide and sometimes global projects and programs.
  • Facilitates large scale projects and programs with full project life cycle management
  • Manages several Project Managers both internal and external to the company
  • Serves as Project Manager on medium to large sized projects.
  • Mentors/coaches project managers and project coordinators.
  • Presents and is accountable/responsible for the success of projects within the scope of overall program.
  • Communicates program/project status to key stakeholders and senior management of overall status against constraints (scope, cost, and schedule)
  • Oversees financial aspects of assigned projects/project managers including KPI reporting relative to project progress.
  • Applies Organizational Change Management methodologies
  • Works with leadership to define program structure such as roles, responsibiliites, accountabilities and KPI’s
  • Coordinates interactions between Business Analysis and Platform/Development teams to ensure ongoing visibility to issues and tradeoffs relating to resources and technology
  • Participates in project management based initiatives within the community (such as PMI)
  • Participates in strategic planning sessions with both client and management to determine the scope and objectives of each project.
  • May supervise Project Management personnel.
  • Applies knowledge of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile (SCRUM), and Six Sigma (Lean) methodologies and software practices as required.


Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/MIS/Business Administration required
  • MBA preferred.
  • 10 plus years of technical program management utilizing program management methodologies in successively more responsible leadership roles up to or including Project and Program Management required.
  • Prior experience leading global, enterprise-wide implementations involving implementation partners preferred.
  • Prior Experience in utilizing formal organizational change management best practices in enterprise programs a plus.
  • Healthcare industry experience required.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

  • PMP or PgMP Certification preferred
  • Six Sigma certification is a plus
  • Agile/Scrum certification is a plus
  • ITIL certification is a plus
  • Strong negotiating, influencing, and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to build, nurture, and maintain relationships with all levels of the organization from IT staff to senior/executive management.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Myers
Nearest Secondary Market: Cape Coral

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