Are you passionate about collaborating with a team of clinicians and scientists at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center?
Then join us here at MSK, where we can provide you with the opportunity to make a difference with your career. We believe that this is an exciting role for someone who has the right background to be apart of our dynamic team and who wants to apply their skills to support our mission here. The CMO bring together clinicians and scientists throughout MSKCC to conduct large-scale translational research involving molecular characterization of patient tumor specimens in order to identify correlations between genomic features and clinical outcomes.
We are seeking an experienced Research Project Manager interested in promoting precision oncology through genomic analysis to guide the diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients.
A strong project manager with the ability to create project plans, lead project teams, and communicate with various stakeholders.
An excellent communicator that will be able to explain, interpret, share and present information on CMO related projects to investigators, staff, and appropriate external contacts.
Excellent at time management, especially when involved with simultaneous management of multiple projects.
Serve as the primary point of contact with MSK investigators who are collaborating with the CMO and utilizing CMO services.
Coordinate the collection of biospecimens and clinical data for a portfolio of genomic research projects; track the progress of projects through data generation, computational analysis, and clinical interpretation; ensure compliance with IRB and HIPAA standards; and assist with presentation and manuscript preparation.
Work with experimental and computational biologists, clinical and translational research collaborators, and scientists in the MSKCC Center for Molecular Oncology.
Bachelors degree in science with at least 5 years in a research related function, preferably related to molecular characterization. Masters degree with a minimum of 3 years of applicable research investigation experience is preferred.
Knowledge of genomic technologies (ideally next-generation sequencing), bioinformatics tools, and laboratory skills in DNA quantification, nucleid acid extraction and quantization preferred.
Paid time off including vacation, bereavement, sick leave
Paid Parental Leave
Comprehensive medical, dental & vision
Life Insurance and Disability Benefits
403(b) retirement savings plan match
Commuter spending account
Does your experience and skills match? If yes, then you should apply.
Internal Number: 2020-44837
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.