The Office of Technology Development's (OTD) mission is to ensure that Memorial Sloan Kettering's (MSK) inventions have the greatest chance of being developed and commercialized - so that these inventions both benefit patients and return the most value to MSK.
We are seeking a Project Manager, Immunotherapy Projects (PM) to play a crucial role in fulfilling this mission.
Serve as a point-person in relationships with companies that are collaborating with MSK on immunotherapy projects, including therapeutic antibody development. Responsibilities include: creating timelines and milestones; developing budgets; technology transfer; & IP management and contract maintenance and amendment.
Act as a liaison between groups at MSK and our industry collaborators to ensure that all MSK responsibilities are met such as: data transfer obligations; material transfer obligations; reporting obligations, & invoicing.
After licenses are executed, the PM will be the point person for alliance management, and coordinate among various groups at MSK and communicate with licensees to ensure that MSK meets all its license obligations.
Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs of multiple stakeholders.
Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information.
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.
Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles.
A Bachelors Degree in Life Sciences (Doctorate preferred).
Basic understanding of immunology, immuno-oncology and therapeutic antibody development
2-4 years of project management experience.
Previous experience in financial management, preferably in a research (clinical or lab based) or health care environment.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work on multiple projects, to prioritize and to meet deadlines.
Internal Number: 2020-42814
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.