Marketing Project Manager – Remote

 Delta Dental - Company site
 June 22, 2022
At Delta Dental, our strategy is only as strong as the people who execute it! We are hiring individuals that are not just right for today but also for our future. We have built a foundation of high-trust by treating all people with dignity, making and keeping commitments, and consistently striving to do the right thing. Our leaders optimistically share future possibilities to inspire and motivate others toward their full potential. We expect our employees to find ways to embrace positive change, be curious and challenge the status quo, and provide solutions to unmet problems. Joining Delta Dental means joining a culture focused on fostering development, building genuine connections, recognizing each other’s strengths and sharing in successes. 
The Project Manager will be responsible for planning, organizing, and managing medium to complex projects. The Project Manager will develop and execute comprehensive project plans that embrace best practices, including but not limited to scope and risk management, change management, quality management, effective communication plans, requirements management, and securing all necessary resources needed to achieve the project objectives.
This role is within Marketing and drives successful execution of projects supporting our Growth Organization. Projects may include implementation of dental insurance products and related offerings, execution of segment strategy initiatives, and leading other marketing priorities.

How you will make an impact:

  • Plans, documents and executes all phases of the project life-cycle, including scope management, cost management, resource management, requirements management, work breakdown schedule and timeline management, priority and dependency management, project integration planning, vendor management, and the assignment of roles and responsibilities.
  • Researches, plans, communicates and achieves objectives through project team. Oversees the team as they plan, track and execute project plans from start to completion.
  • Acts as an advocate for the business by providing first class service through development of the project management discipline; lends subject matter expertise and knowledge management to the project team and stakeholders; and ensures customer satisfaction through quality and timely product delivery.
  • Conducts and facilitates effective project meetings, including issue tracking, status reports, and executive communications.
  • Defines and measures project milestones, effectively prioritizing deliverables and managing cross-project dependencies to meet delivery goals.
  • Plans, organizes, completes, and presents assessments of project management concepts, analyses, studies, and procedures.
  • Researches, plans, communicates and achieves objectives through project team.
  • Evaluates implications of existing or proposed projects, programs, processes, and policies/laws and recommends improvements.
  • Ensures compliance with contract and corporate requirements including quality measures and quality assurance standards.
  • Conducts regular project reviews with project leaders and shared service team leaders to ensure accomplishment of key results.
  • Evaluates project plan, coordinates project activity, and identifies change initiatives required for successful project execution
  • Determines project delivery schedule, maintains and adjusts schedule as needed during the project delivery lifecycle
  • Shares status updates to leaders by implementing, gathering, and reporting on team and project based metrics
  • This list is not all-inclusive and you are expected to perform other duties as requested or assigned
  • What we look for:

  • 2+ w/Bachelor’s degree 
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple small to midsize concurrent projects.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications and project management tools such as Smartsheet.
  • Proficient in project planning and life cycle development.
  • Ability to effectively identify and manage project risks.
  • Demonstrates excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload and multi-task while maintaining strict attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet close deadlines.
  • Ability to maintain effective interpersonal relationships.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to communicate with team members.
  • Benefits and perks:

  • 12 days starting vacation, 12 holidays, 9 sick days and your birthday off!
  • Low-cost premium medical insurance options
  • 100% paid dental and vision insurance
  • Generous 401(k) matching and flat contribution
  • Social responsibility and volunteer opportunities, including 16 paid volunteer hours annually
  • Employee LiveWell program, focusing on overall employee well-being
  • Fertility and diabetes benefits
  • Employee discount program: AT&T/Verizon, entertainment, travel, and more!
  • Culture of learning: career development and tuition reimbursement
  • Career growth: we love promoting from within 
  • #LI-KW1
    At Delta Dental we:
    Promote accountability, integrity and collaboration: Our employees are collaborative, self-aware, and ethical. It is our expectation to do the right thing and follow through on commitments.
    Foster professional development: Our employees take ownership of developing themselves and others through coaching, mentoring and providing/being open to constructive feedback and identifying learning opportunities.
    Value customers and cultivate positive experiences: Our employees take time to build rapport with customers, while anticipating and exceeding their needs to ensure positive outcomes.  
    If you think this sounds like you, let’s chat. We would love to tell you more!
    To see some of the smiling faces behind Delta Dental and to learn more about what our values and culture look like in action, connect with us on social media: Delta Dental Ins. on Facebook and Instagram, #LifeatDDins on Facebook and Instagram, Twitter, and Delta Dental Ins. on LinkedIn.
    ABOUT Delta Dental
    Delta Dental covers more Americans than any other dental benefits provider. Our vision is to motivate and empower every employee so we’re all inspired to take exceptional care of our customers, providers and each other. Our Enterprise Strategy focuses on pillars of Growth and Diversification, supported by the platforms of Culture and People, Process and Technology. Our employees take pride working for a purpose-driven organization and live our values of Trust, Service, Excellence and Innovation.
    We are part of the Delta Dental Plans Association, a network of companies that provides dental coverage to 74 million people in the U.S. Delta Dental of California, Delta Dental of New York, Inc., Delta Dental of Pennsylvania and Delta Dental Insurance Company, together with our affiliate companies, form one of the nation’s largest dental benefits delivery systems, covering 33 million enrollees. All of our companies are members, or affiliates of members, of the Delta Dental Plans Association, a network of 39 Delta Dental companies throughout the country.
    Delta Dental provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or any other classification protected by federal or state law. In addition to federal law requirements, Delta Dental complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
    Unfortunately, our Delta Dental Enterprise is unable to hire individuals residing in Alaska, North Dakota, Nebraska, Hawaii, Oklahoma, Vermont, Maine, West Virginia, New Hampshire, Wyoming, Puerto Rico or other US Territories at this time.
    Proof of eligibility to work in the United States must be provided if selected for hire. 
    Delta Dental* has enacted a COVID-19 vaccination policy to protect all employees and the communities we serve due to the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, we require all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Are you able to comply with our policy of being fully vaccinated by your start date if an offer is made or have a medical or sincerely held religious exemption for receiving a COVID-19 vaccine? Failure to comply with our policy and submit proof of compliance or receive approval for a valid medical or sincerely held religious belief exemption prior to your start date will nullify any offer of employment extended to you.
    *Delta Dental includes: Delta Dental of California, Delta Dental Insurance Company, Delta Dental of Pennsylvania, and Delta Dental of New York