Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Senior Development Assistant provides administrative support for the Assistant VP of Development Communications.
Embody Dana-Farber’s Core Values: Impact; Excellence; Compassion & Respect; and Discovery every day. Add value to the Dana-Farber community by seeking opportunities to collaborate across the Institute. Foster an ethical, positive, results-oriented culture founded on open communication.
Responsible for assisting the entire Division with reaching financial goals.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
Associate degree and/or administrative training degree required, Bachelor’s degree preferred. 1-2 years of high-level administrative experience preferred, as is knowledge of marketing communications.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Superior organizational skills and ability to manage a variety of projects are key. Directed, self-starting, and positive attitude are essential, with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team with a variety of personalities. Solid computer skills and competency in Microsoft Office Suite products is absolutely necessary.
Workstation located in typical office setting. Some overtime may be required.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.