Sr Project Manager - Orange County

City of Hope

Irvine, CA

Job posting number: #7235994 (Ref:10025482)

Posted: April 10, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $54.72 - $87.55 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Sr. Project Manager

Join the transformative team atCity of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. City of Hope’s growing national system includes its Los Angeles campus, a network of clinical care locations across Southern California, a new cancer center in Orange County, California, and treatment facilities in Atlanta, Chicago and Phoenix. Our dedicated and compassionate employees are driven by a common mission: To deliver the cures of tomorrow to the people who need them today.

Position Overview:

This senior project manager role will support City of Hope’s strategic initiatives by managing projects of various sizes and scale under the direction of the Orange County PMO Director. Specific responsibilities partnering with assigned internal customers to assist them and their teams in developing project plans; managing and reporting schedules, risks and issues; leveraging standardized project management toolkits; coordinating and facilitating meetings; creating deliverables to support project priorities, options analysis and decision-making; and ensuring aligned communication across project teams, with internal customers, and management. The senior project manager is expected to complement project management skills with industry experience, contribute best practices and demonstrate strong leadership skills to support assigned executives and other team members. The ideal candidate has a proven track record of leading large-scale, complex transformation and clinical expansion initiatives and understands the importance of navigating change at speed to yield meaningful value across a diverse matrix of external partners, clinicians, researchers and administrative stakeholders – always driving to outcomes.

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • Responsible for all phases of project management for complex projects, including integrated program plan development, schedule management, risk and issue management, communications and change management for assigned projects.
  • Contributes strong project management and leadership acumen to drive successful project outcomes – including on-time, on-budget delivery in alignment with City of Hope values. Has experience managing 3-6 project workstreams, 10+ project resources, and multi-year projects.
  • Produces analysis and presentations to support project priorities, options analysis and decision-making. Exercises critical thinking and evaluates options for solving problems and achieving project goals.
  • Coordinates resources to achieve cost, budget and quality expectations for projects.
  • Manages relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Builds Orange County’s project management capabilities including but not limited to knowledge sharing and formal coaching.

Your qualifications should include:

  • Bachelor’s in business administration or related discipline;4 additional years of experience plus the minimum experience requirement may substitute for minimum education.
  • 5+ years of recent related industry experience

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, please click here.

To learn more about our Comprehensive Benefits, please CLICK HERE.

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $54.72 - $87.55 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.



City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.


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