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Project Manager II

Job Category:  Accounting/Finance
Department:  Finance Services

Los Angeles, CA, US, 90017

Position Type:  Full Time
Requisition ID:  10104

Salary Range:  $77,265.00 (Min.) - $100,445.00 (Mid.) - $123,625.00 (Max.)


Established in 1997, L.A. Care Health Plan is an independent public agency created by the state of California to provide health coverage to low-income Los Angeles County residents. We are the nation’s largest publicly operated health plan. Serving more than 2 million members in five health plans, we make sure our members get the right care at the right place at the right time.

Mission: L.A. Care’s mission is to provide access to quality health care for Los Angeles County's vulnerable and low-income communities and residents and to support the safety net required to achieve that purpose.

Job Summary

The  Project Manager II is responsible for organizing, planning and executing projects while working within budget and schedules. Lead project teams, define project goals and communicate with stakeholders and sees projects through closure. Ensure that  projects are delivered on time and produce the desired results. 

Oversee all aspects of the project, including quality control, risk management, and stakeholder engagement. .


Develop project scopes and objectives involving all relevant stakeholders.  Establish and manage the relationship with the all stakeholders. Build and work with cross-functional teams.

Develop a detailed project plan to track progress, including timeline and deliverables.  Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs. Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.  Request appropriate resources, ensure resource availability and allocation during project planning.

Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques.  Provide regular progress reports to senior management on all activities.

Ensure that policies and procedures are aligned in accordance to LA Care standards, federal and state regulations.

Perform risk management to minimize project risks. Identify barriers to projects objectives and deliverables.  Works with key stakeholders to resolve barriers and keep project on track.

Manage the consolidated reporting on a monthly basis.  Review project budget workbooks.  Provide process and tools to track capacity, demand and actual time spent.

Perform other duties as assigned. 

Duties Continued

Education Required

Bachelor's Degree
In lieu of degree, equivalent education and/or experience may be considered.

Education Preferred


At least 3-5 years of  project management experience 

Experience in managed care or healthcare

Experience in finance management



Strong time management skills.

Ability to lead diverse group to effectively manage projects.

Strong critical thinking skills.

Ability to collaborate with strong teamwork skills and work well independently with limited supervision.

Ability to manage priorities across multiple teams/projects, platform.

Well versed in project management processes supporting project deliverables to facilitate the creation of standard project documents and artifacts.

Strong analytical, planning, and organizational skills.

Strong written and verbal communication  and presentation skills; speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations

Ability to develop and manage project budgets. 

Ability to understand healthcare or managed care landscape.


Licenses/Certifications Required

Licenses/Certifications Preferred

Project Management Professional (PMP)

Required Training

Physical Requirements


Additional Information

Salary Range Disclaimer: The expected pay range is based on many factors such as geography, experience, education, and the market.  The range is subject to change.


L.A. Care offers a wide range of benefits including

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Retirement Plans
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Wellness Program
  • Volunteer Time Off (VTO)


Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Risk Management, Finance

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