District Manager - Secaucus, NJ

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Riverside Medical Group is the premier medical practice in New Jersey serving patients in Hudson, Bergen, Passaic, Essex, Middlesex, Burlington, and Camden counties. We have over 60 locations and 180 board certified medical providers specializing in Adult Medicine, Pediatrics, ENT, Foot & Ankle, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Cardiology, Behavioral Health, Physical Therapy, Allergy & Immunology, Developmental Health, Pain Management, Chiropractic and Optometry.

As a National Committee for Quality Assurance "Level III- Patient Centered Medical Home," Riverside is able to provide patient-focused precision medical care to the entire family and is committed to providing patients with the highest quality medical care.

In addition to providing the highest quality of care, Riverside offers its patients the best hours of operation of any private practice in the country. Patients have around-the-clock access to a health-care team and have the benefit of same day and walk in appointments. As an advocate for prenatal health and education, Riverside offers prenatal classes every weekend free of charge. Riverside believes in giving back to their community and the patients they serve through health fairs, charitable giving/foundation, and free medical education.

Riverside Medical Group is seeking to hire a District Manager to join our leadership team. The District Manager is responsible for overseeing the operations in multiple clinics.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Work with senior leadership to make decisions on new processes, and initiatives
  • Developing strategies to drive volume and meeting monthly targets
  • Manage staff schedules, approve timesheets and PTO requests where necessary
  • Provide effective training, coaching, and feedback. Create developmental or performance improvement plans as needed
  • Solves problems effectively with an emphasis on developing proactive, productive approaches utilizing internal support functions
  • Identifies measurable performance standards to improve clinic performance
  • Understands the site's challenges and productively facilitates communication and involvement of other functional areas (HR, IT, etc.) and resolution
  • Monitor staff utilization to measure resources and request additional staff when necessary
  • Establish and maintain a collaborative working relationship with supervising physicians
  • Provide on-going training and mentoring for staff
  • Coordinates and communicates across offices and shares best practices with peers
  • Implementation of new services in the offices
  • Assist in the development of new offices as needed
  • Participation in community events and marketing initiatives
  • Coordinates and communicates across offices and shares best practices with peers
  • Training Office Managers
  • Traveling to Satellite locations as needed and determined by Sr. Director and Executive Leadership
  • Managing referral integration
  • Other duties as assigned

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated experience in management, operations, and leadership
  • Proven track record of success in a leadership role
  • Solid conflict resolutions skills
  • Solid understanding of financial management, expense review and approvals
  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Office programs, especially in the following:
  • Microsoft Excel i.e. pivot tables, VLOOKUP, etc.
  • Microsoft Word i.e. draft various letters, documents, operational summaries, etc.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint i.e. create slide presentations for operational meetings and able to demonstrate competent presentation skills
  • Ability to travel overnight as needed and work extended hours during clinic openings
  • Alternate weeks being on-call with other Regional Director(s) of Clinic Operations

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in operations management or related field
  • Excellent managerial, organizational and negotiation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent communication skills including presentation and oral speaking skills (comfortable speaking in front of an audience)
  • Energetic and eager to manage multiple activities and priorities
  • Ability to build consensus and relationships among managers, partners, and employees
  • Ability to multi-task and perform in stressful situations

Opportunities with Riverside Medical Group. Discover what it means to be part of a top-rated, premier medical practice with a deep commitment to serving its community for over 35 years. We're also part of the best hospital system in New Jersey and one of the best 50 hospitals in the nation. Riverside Medical Group has over 25 locations in Northern New Jersey, and we deliver quality-focused care to patients of all ages. We recently became part of OptumCare - the health care delivery part of Optum, backed by the scale and resources of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies. Every day we provide the ultimate patient experience through round-the-clock access to health care teams, same day and walk-in appointments, as well as charitable giving and a foundation that supports scholarships and medical research. At Riverside, you'll play an important role in helping people achieve optimal health, and that's just the start. Learn more about career opportunities with Riverside Medical Group, where you can help change the world as you do your life's best work.(sm)

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Job Keywords: District Manager, Management, Operations, Leadership, Secaucus, NJ, New Jersey