University of Utah Health Operations Project Administrator in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah


As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position oversees and is responsible for all standard project management processes & procedures for an assigned project; including but not limited to the planning, executing, monitoring and close out tasks. The incumbent provides administrative project leadership and support to the assigned project team and senior stakeholders. Projects assigned will be directly relating to operational billing practices.


  • Provides direction and support to the project team.

  • Leads project planning and plan implementation.

  • Facilitates the development and usage of standard project management principals and documentation, which could include project definition, scope, goals, communication, risk mitigation and deliverable plans.

  • Performs appropriate project closure processes to include evaluation and documentation of project successes, assessment of results and lessons learned.

  • Ensures all defined project management expectations are upheld.

  • Responsible for project stakeholder satisfaction scores relating to assigned projects.

  • Responsible to achieve defined project goals and deliverables.

  • Continuously monitors and reports on project deliverables and quality achievements to all stakeholders.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined above.

  • Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently within a team setting.

  • Ability to foster successful working relationships with staff, coworkers, internal customers, department and administrative leaders.

  • Demonstrated ability to translate business strategies into clear, appropriate priorities and objectives.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or related field, or equivalency.

  • Four years of progressively more responsible health care related experience.

Qualifications (Preferred):


  • 3-5 years of experience in Hospital & Professional Billing

  • General knowledge of Self-pay Business Office workflows and functions, including collection processes

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Visio

  • General knowledge of contact center key performance indicators (KPI)

  • Strong communication skills

  • PMP Certification (Project Management Professional Certification)

  • Master’s degree in a related field

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position in an office setting that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements:

Listening, Sitting, Speaking, Standing

Requisition Number 25599

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type Full-Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm

Location Name Business Services Building

Patient Care? No


State UT


Category Business / Administration

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.