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Portfolio Manager - Health Informatics and Information Technology

Surrey, BC
Full Time

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC's entire population and have over 33,000 dedicated staff in our 12 hospitals and other facilities.

We currently have a superb opportunity for you as a Portfolio Manager. In this key role, The Portfolio Manager provides senior level advice and guidance to Fraser Health executives within an assigned portfolio of Informatics which may include the development and implementation of application architecture. Leads and is accountable for enterprise-wide business and clinical information systems projects; manages timelines and resources; develops project budgets provides leadership to team members and facilitates service design, transition and operations management strategies.

Utilize your consulting, expert project planning and management skills in this challenging and rewarding Health Care Information Systems role.

In this role you will:
    •Develop, lead and mentor an amazing team •Support the implementation and uptake of electronic health information for Chronic Disease Management, Community Respiratory Services, Diabetes Education Centres, Older Adult - Aboriginal Health, Population Public Health and Primary Health Care.

Build on your education and career experience as you:
    •Provides senior level advice and guidance by consulting to all disciplines and stakeholders within an assigned portfolio by keeping abreast of the initiatives and issues within the business areas assigned and conducts strategic planning in the development of business cases, and process re-engineering initiatives. •Provides project leadership to a variety of large, complex projects including a number of diverse disciplines and/or affecting multiple stakeholders; develops and manages project timelines; facilitates change management strategies; defines tasks; identifies, sources and manages resources such as contractors, staff or dollars; identifies and mitigates project related risks; provides guidance and direction to team members. •Ensures project closure by providing post-implementation evaluation; measuring key outcomes, assessing project related staff, ensuring customer satisfaction, obtaining project sign off, and documenting lessons learned. Ensures that projects and initiatives are aligned with the Fraser Health strategic plan. •Manages assigned staff by selecting, supervising, and evaluating staff; assigns, evaluates and monitors work assignments; disciplines staff as necessary and initiates terminations; assesses and recommends staffing requirements; orients staff; authorize leaves of absences and approves overtime as necessary. •Ensures the implementation of correct human resource standards and procedures by interpreting and administering the applicable collective agreements; investigates and responds to grievances of a confidential nature; represents management up to and including Step 3 of the grievance process; attends third party hearing with the representative of the Employer.

To join our team, we will look for you to have:
    •Bachelor's degree in Health Information Science, Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related study or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. •Seven (7) years of related experience in a large complex organization including at least three (3) years' experience as a Project Manager. •Experience with health and corporate information systems.

An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is acceptable.

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:
    •A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with a dedicated team of Information Management professionals in a dynamic, forward-thinking and rewarding health care environment. •Fantastic opportunities for support and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage. •A chance to create a difference every single day in the world of health care.

We currently have this Temp Full-time position available until 31/Dec/2021, located at the attractive location of Central City Tower in Surrey, BC, an ideal location with access to rapid transit, on site-gym and shopping services as well as other amenities.

Take the next step and apply, so we can continue the conversation.

Come work with our dedicated team who are hardworking and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you, do it.

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