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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Project Coordinator - Center for Hematologic Malignancies in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Under the direction of the Administrator and PI, we are seeking a Project Coordinator, Center for Hematologic Malignancies. Functions include coordinating research for both prospective translational research projects and retrospective data analysis projects, along with monitoring progress and deliverables for both. Manages project timelines, presents recommendations, and disseminates appropriate information. Maintains thorough knowledge of all research projects conducted within the Center for Hematologic Malignancies.

You will:

  • Initiate plans, develops and conducts project methodologies to facilitate center initiatives and fulfill programmatic needs.

  • Understand external regulations as well as MSKCC policies and procedures and interprets their implications for the project and makes recommendations.

  • Coordinate samples collection at clinical sites for studies requiring collection of new/fresh samples.

  • Together with investigator and/or Administrator, collaborate with research project teams within MSK and external institutions to address research issues by planning, coordinating and monitoring research activities

  • Collating data and integrating it with MSK sample data bank and other relevant systems.

  • Obtain, organize, analyze and communicate data necessary for fulfilling research needs; make recommendations regarding research operations based on analysis of information.

  • Participate or coordinate on both interdepartmental and intradepartmental organization-wide research projects as requested. Provide leadership, organizational, creative, or administrative support to established and new research initiatives.

You need:

  • A Bachelor's degree in a Biological Science related field. Master’s degree is preferred.

  • A Minimum 5 years of research experience with Bachelor’s degree, or 2-3 years of experience if you have a Master’s degree in a relevant field.

Professional Skills:

  • Ability to work in a team environment, with good communication skills, and extreme attention to detail and accuracy when carrying out experiments and in record keeping.

Computer skills:

  • Microsoft Office proficiency, specifically excel

  • Research skills with strong analytical and organizational skills

  • Familiar with REDcap and/or similar research ‘databases#LI-POST


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Requisition ID2018-27410

CategoryResearch - Other

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