Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is seeking a Senior Project Manager for the Collaborative Research Centers. As an integral member of the administrative team and in compliance with all regulatory, institutional, and departmental requirements, this role will be primarily responsible for maintenance, training and development of a data model adopted by MSK and used throughout projects sponsored by the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR)Project GENIE (Genomic Evidence Neoplasia Information Exchange) and the GENIE Biopharma Collaborative (BPC) .
The Senior Project Manager will also assist with project management of the GENIE BPC, working with the cross-departmental MSK GENIE BPC team, coordinating with participating academic sites globally, and other internal MSK GENIE sponsored studies. Participates in special projects and tasks forces as determined by management.
Work closely with the Chair of the Department of Medicine in further developing and enhancing the data model.
Collaborate with the Associate Director, Collaborative Research Center Initiatives and Lead of Academic Site Operations, AACR GENIE BPC.
Partner with the AACR GENIE Coordinating Center staff on projects utilizing this data model.
Create training models/slides and educate users of the data model both internally and externally.
Be the primary resource for all questions related to the utility of the data model.
Communicate with staff at all levels (principal investigators, clinical and research support staff) internally and externally.
Ensure that workflow is controlled and meets departmental needs. Manages ongoing departmental projects and creates processes to ensure that goals are met.
Provide leadership, organizational, creative, or clerical support to established and new research initiatives.
Participate or coordinate on both interdepartmental and intradepartmental organization-wide research projects as requested.
At least 2- 4 years of relevant (clinical research) experience.
To work independently, be flexible, and meet tight deadlines.
Experience in clinical research and/or other applicable research investigation. Relevant graduate work would be considered in lieu of minimum experience.
Effective written/verbal communication and oral presentation skills required.
Excellent interpersonal, leadership, decision-making and issue resolution skills are essential.
Microsoft applications, database knowledge a plus.
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