Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Project Coordinator, Pediatrics 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

TheProject Coordinator, Pediatricswill support project management and department initiatives by assisting in the creation of project timelines and deliverables, track progress, maintain documentation, gather and analyze data and prepare project materials and presentations. The Project Coordinator will also create materials to support education and assist with implementations of solution, workflow changes and system enhancements.

You Are:

  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.

  • Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.

  • Adept at creating partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.

  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

  • Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

  • Proficient in Microsoft office suite, including PowerPoint and Excel

You Will:

  • Develop project plans and definite deliverables and resources required for successful execution.

  • Manage project workflows, Gantt charts and timelines to ensure deadlines and milestones are met. Follow-up timely on identified action items to meet deliverables.

  • Serve as intermediary for internal and external contacts for project inquiries.

  • Schedule meetings set and circulate agenda and ensure meeting goals are identified.

  • Obtain, organize, analyze and communicate data necessary for fulfilling project needs.

  • Help to identify and assess project risks and issues and provide solutions where applicable.

  • Investigate possible data sources (external and internal) for projects. Identify possible issues with the data sources, and makes recommendations on the usefulness of the data.

  • Ensure all documentation is maintained appropriately for each project. Write and/or edit various documents, reports and presentations (i.e., meeting and conference materials, minutes, divisional updates, project summaries, and newsletter articles) for assembly and dissemination to the appropriate parties.

  • Monitor financial activity related to assigned projects. Conduct variance analyses between budget and actual spending for specific projects.

  • Process financial transactions (reimbursements, ordering, etc) and maintains data to track related info.

  • Provide administrative support as needed.

You Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus 4-7 years’ experience in Project Management or administrative experience required, Master’s Degree plus 2-4 years’ experience preferred.#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 ID2019-30376