Research Project Manager

Requisition ID: 10228

Job Title: Research Project Manager

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:

The Research Project Manager collaborates with the principal investigator and center leaders in developing, coordinating, and facilitating the activities of the Wanek Project for Type 1 Diabetes, including the organization of manpower effort and development of program structure. The position will be the primary liaison between the Project Director and Administrator and the Scientific Leads. It will be accountable for overseeing the management and tracking the performance of each project. The position will partner with the Project Director and Administrator and be responsible for the semi-annual and annual reporting requirements for the project. This position requires a significant degree of independence and ability to make sound professional decisions. This job also requires high organizational skills, self-motivation, creativity, and meticulous documentation.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • Master's degree in life sciences
  • Five or more years of experience in a healthcare research setting including experience in budget development, grants management, space management and/or personnel management.At least three years experience in a scientific laboratory.
  • Preferred Education: PhD preferred

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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