ADMINISTRATIVE LEAD

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Sep 14, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The Gene Therapy Program (GTP) is entering a new era of unprecedented opportunity with the great potential to reshape the face of medicine as we know it. Our discoveries have set the stage for successful treatments and possibly even cures for devastating genetic diseases.

The laboratory of Dr. Jim Wilson, at GTP of the University of Pennsylvania, has been a leader in the development of innovative vector technology for close to three decades. We have emerged as the 'go-to' organization for public and private partners, who want to participate in the gene therapy space. Currently, we are positioned to lead another round of vector innovation and establish pre-clinical and clinical proof-of-concept in therapeutic applications of in-vivo genome editing.

We are seeking an administrative lead to direct an administrative support team as well as support the Director and his staff through a variety of tasks related to organization, communication, and technical assistance.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree and 3 years to 5 years of administrative experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, are required.
Must be experienced in Microsoft Office Suite
Must be able to prioritize and efficiently manage own time/assignments as well as lead others.
Must have experience managing calendar appointments

Reference Number: 40-26792

Salary Grade: 026

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: DM-Gene Therapy Program

Special Requirements:

Job Family: A-General/Professional Administrative