Sanford Health Manager, Business Improvement - Marketing in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Manager, Business Improvement | Marketing | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : Marketing-Enterprise

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Responsible for standardizing processes and final output for business initiatives. Strives to increase efficiencies and quality in the department by evaluating current business practices to improve productivity, reduce costs and make best use of the department’s resources. In partnership with the project management team, develops best practices for business plans, schedules measurements and budgets. Manages projects to achieve objectives. Help identify and drive strategic improvement initiatives and innovation within the department. Such initiatives could include process improvements, change management and department-wide communication strategy (top-down and bottom-up). Develop and promote adoption within the organization of project management best practices. Implement smooth, speedy and efficient workflow in all areas of the department. Define and initiate mechanisms to track workflow and measure performance. Work with project managers to standardize processes, project management tools and output for initiatives. Assist leadership with managing, selecting and negotiating contracts, services and pricing for department vendors. Assist in problem solving on related topics between user departments, service departments and vendors. Leads the continuous improvement initiatives of the department. Become the subject matter expert on departmental processes in order to represent the business across the organization and drive necessary process improvements.


Analyzes business processes, identifies alternative solutions to outdated processes and assesses their feasibility. Identifies the process improvement and/or project targets that produce high impact. Prioritizes constantly while maintaining well-defined goals. Delivers written and oral communication, responds to questions and concerns, and produce specific outcomes and impact. Generates new ideas, approaches and solutions in response to changing demands or environment. Tracks the implementation of plans closely to ensure that desired outcomes are achieved. Demonstrates mastery of re-engineering concepts, methods, and tools. Gives continuing feedback, recognizes achievement, and recommends improvement. Ensures that team members are on board, unified, and moving in the same direction. Establishes and maintains productive working relationships within and outside of own area.


PMP Certification Preferred Bachelor's degree required, preferably in business, marketing, engineering or related field. Must have at least five years of applicable working experience.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community,

across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

In compliance with federal law requiring employers to verify new employees' U.S.

employment eligibility, Sanford participates in E-Verify. To learn more click here for English Version at or here for Spanish Version at .

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Quality & Risk Management

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req20145