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Associate Director PRISM Business Operations

Company: Broad Institute
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: September 17, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionThe mission of the is to transform medicine by dramatically accelerating the understanding and treatment of disease. The Broad creates a vibrant research environment with close links to top academic institutions including Harvard, MIT and the Harvard hospitals. We are looking for a talented and highly motivated candidate to join our multidisciplinary team in the to lead PRISM business operations.The PRISM technology allows us to barcode and pool cancer cell lines and routinely profile up to tens of thousands of small molecules against hundreds of cancer cell lines in a matter of months versus traditional drug screening that takes years. PRISM technology has enabled the acceleration of cancer research using this unique technology in combination with the genomic profiling of the cell lines to predict what features are needed for compound sensitivity. The Associate Director PRISM Business Operations will be an integral member of the team that will develop and continuously improve our team to ensure our success. In this role, - the - primary responsibilities will be working with the Director of PRISM and the leadership team to develop and execute our strategy, to develop and continuously improve our team culture, and to manage the operations team. This person will also be working closely with the Cancer Program Operations team and Broad Administration.The ideal candidate will be detail oriented, and flexible in order to excel in this fast-paced and challenging position. This position offers an exciting opportunity to join the vibrant PRISM team and work with us towards positively impacting cancer patients' lives.PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with the Director of PRISM and the leadership team on executing our strategy, helping with goal setting, and working with the team to work through bottlenecks and blockers -
  • Manage operations team of alliance management, administrative, and team operations support
  • Ensure that the PRISM team culture thrives by building and maintaining individual and team programs
  • Develop, implement and manage onboarding, offboarding and hiring strategy
  • Work closely with the Broad recruiting team to hire key roles, - help write job descriptions, review resumes and work with the hiring manager to help them through the process
  • Manage office and lab space to ensure we have adequate space
  • Plan and execute team activities, events and retreats
  • Serve as the primary contact for Finance, Sponsored Research, Human Resources, and Cancer Program operations
  • Develop the diversity, equity, and inclusion outreach plan for our team
  • Align and collaborate with the Cancer Program operations teamPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    • MBA or B.S. with 8+ - years experience in operations, business development, finance or a combination of these skills
    • Biology background desired
    • Excellent communications, prioritization, time management, planning and execution skills required
    • Successful candidate will be highly self-motivated and enthusiastic in working in a collaborative scientific environment
    • Excellent oral, written, interpersonal and organizational skills required.
    • Ability to be flexible, multitask and work in a fast paced and challenging environment.All Broad employees, regardless of work location, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by Tuesday, October 12, 2021. -Requests for exemption for medical or sincerely held religious beliefs will be considered.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.Check out this video for a look into our community!

Keywords: Broad Institute, Cambridge , Associate Director PRISM Business Operations, Executive , Cambridge, Massachusetts

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