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Special Project Manager at University of Southern California

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Beverly Hills, California

Job Description:

The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC combines interdisciplinary research with the prevention and treatment of cancer. The Ellison Institute's research focuses on the application of proteomics (the study of the body's proteins) and genomics, mathematical modeling, integrating clinical trials, pre-clinical studies and molecularly targeted therapy, which focuses on molecular and cellular changes specific to cancer. The Ellison Institute uses all of these techniques to determine which cancer therapies are likely to work best for individual patients, allowing physicians to customize treatment for each patient's cancer.

The Special Project Manager (SPM) position is critical to the mission and operation of the continued research at the Ellison Institute. The SPM is an integral part of the support system within the office to our Chief Operating Officer (COO). The SPM will provide Executive high-level support to the COO by managing the day-to-day operating activities, planning and scheduling meetings, managing correspondence, organizing files and documents, and overseeing short and long term projects. The SPM will anticipate and respond to the needs of the COO and will serve as the primary contact for internal and external parties on all matters pertaining to the COO. The SPM will act as a liaison to USC, internal and external Executives, Faculty and Staff at the Ellison Institute, and coordinate external relations efforts. Also, the SPM will contribute to the planning, design, development and implementation of project objectives, procedures, processes and standards as directed by the COO.


Preferred Education: Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Experience: 5 years

Preferred Field of Expertise: Administrative or project administration, communications with experience in supervising administrative operations of multi-faceted department.

Posting Salary Range: $75,543 - $125,900

Percentage of Time:  100%

Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree
Minimum Experience: 5 years
Minimum Field of Expertise: Administrative or project administration experience.

REQ20059736 Posted Date: 05/21/2018 - Thru date - 6/30/2018