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Executive Assistant

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Summit
Posted on: March 30, 2024

Job Description:

Working with UsChallenging. Meaningful. Life-changing. Those aren't words that are usually associated with a job. But working at Bristol Myers Squibb is anything but usual. Here, uniquely interesting work happens every day, in every department. From optimizing a production line to the latest breakthroughs in cell therapy, this is work that transforms the lives of patients, and the careers of those who do it. You'll get the chance to grow and thrive through opportunities uncommon in scale and scope, alongside high-achieving teams rich in diversity. Take your career farther than you thought possible.Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives. Read more: Myers Squibb is an integrated global biopharmaceutical company engaged primarily in the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel therapies in the areas of hematology/oncology, cardiovascular and inflammatory diseases through innovative small molecule, biologicals and cell therapy approaches.BMS R&D is at a critical and exciting phase of development. As it expands and integrates its portfolio with recent and exciting new acquisitions, there is an opportunity for a science-driven, dynamic and ambitious individual to aid in leading our reverse translational efforts in multiple myeloma within our Hematology Translational Medicine Department at our site in Summit, New Jersey.Translational Medicine is part of the Global Research and Early Development organization in BMS and leads mid- to late-stage clinical, pharmacological, and translational research and development activities for the BMS hematology pipeline. The Translational Medicine team supports the late-stage portfolio for regulatory, translational development and life cycle management. Translational Medicine Hematology at BMS has a long-standing history of scientific rigor as evidenced by our peer-reviewed publications, delivery of drug approvals including Revlimid, Pomalyst, Idhifa, Inrebic, Onureg and Reblozyl, strong academic collaborations and talent development. Our areas of focus include but are not limited to multiple myeloma, acute myeloid leukemia/MDS, lymphoma and erythroid disorders. This group integrates scientific learnings from the lab and clinic as well as business insights of multiple functions and leads the development of translational strategies at the franchise level.Position Summary: We are seeking a highly motivated Executive Assistant, supporting the Translational Medicine (TM) Function. --The position provides comprehensive administrative support to the Vice President of TM, and Summit Research Site Head located in Summit, NJ. The successful candidate must be detail oriented, have strong organizational and coordination skills, and excellent communication skills. They will have demonstrated ability to prioritize, work independently, and be able to learn new tools and systems in an ever-evolving environment. --The successful candidate will be highly collaborative and comfortable working in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to):--

  • Perform highly diverse and complex administrative functions, including but not limited to proactive calendar management, travel arrangements, ensuring executive manager's meeting preparedness (e.g., assemble meeting materials & pre-reads) & preparing expense reports
  • Attend Leadership Team meetings and solicit agenda items, note action items, and upload meeting notes/updates to SharePoint site.
  • Support Vice President of TM who is also Summit Research Site Head through supporting site specific operations including updating site budget, participate in planning subteams, scheduling and advertising internal events for guest visitors, function-Wide Town Halls, and department level event planning, scientific seminars, poster sessions etc.
  • Organize meetings and events including scheduling, coordinating room schedules, AV assistance and catering
    • Provide coordination with other groups, CROs, vendors, equipment, maintenance, service contracts, collaborators etc
    • Create purchase orders and assist in reconciling open purchase requisitions
    • Serve as a key point of contact to help resolve payment/invoicing/ordering issues for senior staff members.
    • Support various projects as needed for team leads & external collaborations including basic project management.--
    • Support on site interview candidates by coordinating seminars and scheduling
    • Welcome new hires to the team, order office equipment and secure desk/office space, send out new hire announcements.
    • On-site attendance minimum 3 days a weekQualifications:
      • High School degree, some college, or degree desirable.--
      • Minimum of 6-8 years of executive level administrative or comparable experience in a scientific research environment. --Pharmaceutical, biotech start-ups, and venture capital companies preferred.
      • Highly proficient with Microsoft Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
      • Knowledge of the following applications is highly preferred: Concur, Ariba/SAP, SharePoint, Room Scheduler, Microsoft Teams.--If you come across a role that intrigues you but doesn't perfectly line up with your resume, we encourage you to apply anyway. You could be one step away from work that will transform your life and career.Uniquely Interesting Work, Life-changing CareersWith a single vision as inspiring as "Transforming patients' lives through science--- ", every BMS employee plays an integral role in work that goes far beyond ordinary. Each of us is empowered to apply our individual talents and unique perspectives in an inclusive culture, promoting diversity in clinical trials, while our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.On-site ProtocolBMS has a diverse occupancy structure that determines where an employee is required to conduct their work. This structure includes site-essential, site-by-design, field-based and remote-by-design jobs. The occupancy type that you are assigned is determined by the nature and responsibilities of your role:Site-essential roles require 100% of shifts onsite at your assigned facility. Site-by-design roles may be eligible for a hybrid work model with at least 50% onsite at your assigned facility. For these roles, onsite presence is considered an essential job function and is critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, and a positive Company culture. For field-based and remote-by-design roles the ability to physically travel to visit customers, patients or business partners and to attend meetings on behalf of BMS as directed is an essential job function.BMS is dedicated to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace accommodations/adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request a reasonable workplace accommodation/adjustment prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodations/adjustments in completing this application, or in any part of the recruitment process, direct your inquiries to Visit to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.BMS cares about your well-being and the well-being of our staff, customers, patients, and communities. As a result, the Company strongly recommends that all employees be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and keep up to date with Covid-19 boosters.BMS will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, pursuant to applicable laws in your area.Any data processed in connection with role applications will be treated in accordance with applicable data privacy policies and regulations.

Keywords: Disability Solutions, New York , Executive Assistant, Other , Summit, New York

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