Group Leader - Innovation / Implementation @ Kaiser Permanente - Los Angeles, CA

Job Overview

2 months ago

Group Leader - Innovation / Implementation

Kaiser Permanente - Los Angeles, CA

Provide leadership for the delivery high of quality and cost-effective consulting services/products to issues of key organizational importance. Recognized content expert for technical areas. Assumes the role as the manager of a technical unit.

Essential Functions:

  • Leads a group of consultants and analysts focused on the delivery of service/products within the responsible technical unit.
  • Manages the budget allocated to the unit; reviewing and approving all expenses within the unit; ensuring that appropriate actions are taken to correct the budget variances and the budget is balanced at year-end.
  • Provides leadership and direction for the technical unit in accordance with the overall strategic direction of the group.
  • Develops standards, procedures, and policies to ensure that the responsible unit is maintained according to the acceptable level of quality from clients.
  • Ensures that reports and information disseminated from the unit are accurate, timely and consistent, and that they satisfy the clients' needs.
  • Serves as the content expert of the responsible technical area and provides technical assistance and advice.
  • Provides leadership and expert consultation on the design, development, and implementation of programs related to the expertise area.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum six (6) years of experience in one of the technical areas required OR,
  • Minimumtwo (2) years of experience in one of the technical areas required and completion of Kaiser Permanente Southern California Postgraduate Fellowship in Health Care Administration.
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, economics, health care administration, operations research, public health administration, or four (4) years experience in directly related field.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
  • N/A

Additional Requirements:
  • Demonstrated ability to determine the key business issues and develop appropriate action plans from multidisciplinary perspectives.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead professionals and manage others through influence and collaboration.
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct and interpret quantitative/qualitative analysis.
  • Proven leadership skills in project management and consulting.
  • Must exhibit efficiency, collaboration, candor, openness, and results orientation.
  • Must demonstrate an understanding of the operations of KP, health policy trends, and any applicable regulations related to the responsible technical area.
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree preferred.

PrimaryLocation : California,Los Angeles,4733 Sunset Annex
HoursPerWeek : 40
Shift : Day
Workdays : Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
WorkingHoursStart : 08:00 AM
WorkingHoursEnd : 05:00 PM
Job Schedule : Full-time
Job Type : Standard
Employee Status : Regular
Employee Group/Union Affiliation : NUE-SCAL-01|NUE|Non Union Employee
Job Level : Manager with Direct Reports
Job Category : Consulting Services & Project/Program Management (Non-IT)
Department : 4733 Sunset Medical Offices - Plan&Suppt-Opertnl/Bus Consltg - 0806
Travel : No
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.

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