The Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program (HOPP) was founded by Dr. Charles Sawyers in 2006 to address the challenges presented by cancer research in the era of targeted therapies. By bringing together researchers in many disciplines, HOPPs goal is to advance scientific knowledge while bridging discoveries made in the laboratory with those in the clinic. We have grown to a faculty of over 20 physician-scientists, each with independent laboratories and research aims, and approximately 300 research and administrative staff.
HOPPs administrative team partners with Dr. Sawyers and the HOPP Faculty to provide operational, financial and administrative support to facilitate the effective functioning of their research and academic efforts.
Provide administrative and operational support to the Associate Director, and Senior Manager.
Play an integral role in recruitment, onboarding, training, mentorship to include coverage plans for administrative team members.
Assume primary administrative coverage for Chairman, Coordinator, and faculty members across the HOPP department when necessary.
Assist Managers with operational projects to include:
External Advisory Board (EAB)
Faculty recruitment, and onboarding efforts
Research Seminar Series, Science Clubs and Symposia
Implementation and training of new institutional systems, and workflows
Maintain departmental website and task force participation.
Streamline intern process and workday transaction and oversight
Assist the Associate Director with the development, planning, and execution of laboratory initiatives to include capital equipment inventory management, Kemper and shared equipment repairs and resources
An excellent communicator who can use interpersonal skills to work with the full range of clients and partners
Function effectively in diverse settings (e.g., over the phone, in-person, in meetings or in giving presentations)
Flexible, detail oriented and able to prioritize a diverse and fluctuating workload
Committed, hard-working, and a selfless team-player
Bachelors degree with four years of financial or healthcare experience preferred
Proven project management capabilities with the desire and ability to learn and develop additional project management skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced, team-centered environment exercising judgment and discretion with limited immediate oversight #LI-Post
Internal Number: 2020-39726
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.