Project Portfolio Manager
- New York, NY
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We are seeking a Project Portfolio Manager for the translational lymphoma research program in the Department of Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
- Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs of multiple stakeholders.
- Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.
- Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.
- Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.
- Work collaboratively with Principal Investigators, research support, external collaborators, and lab members to manage projects from development to completion. Notable projects include the administration of two program grants (NIH SPORE and LLS SCOR).
- Manage projects and timelines; present recommendations and disseminate appropriate information.
- Maintain thorough knowledge and acts as main point of contact for all assigned projects.
- Serve as intermediary for internal and external contacts for project inquiries. Initiate, develop, and disseminate correspondence to internal and external contacts on behalf of the leadership.
- Obtain, organize, analyze and communicate data necessary for fulfilling project needs. Make recommendations regarding project or program based on analysis of information. Recommend metrics to measure success for projects or programs.
- Develop budget proposals for new projects. Monitor financial activity related to assigned areas. Conduct variance analyses between budget and actual spending for specific projects.
- Under guidance of Principal Investigator, participate in the development of scientific, business, and action plans for new initiatives. Identify and perform analyses to support program planning. Work closely with leadership to plan and implement new program initiatives.
- 4-7 years of research or grant administration experience required
- Bachelor's degree in Science or Business degree or equivalent experience
- Or MPA, MPH, or Science related degree or equivalent experience with 2-4 years of relevant experience. #LI-POST
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