Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Located in Boston, 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 tomorrows 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 Development Assistant provides administrative support for the Director and Assistant Director of Development Administration.
Associate degree and/or administrative training degree required. As this level position is often considered a base for someone pursuing a Development career, a Bachelors degree is preferred. 0-2 years administrative experience. Solid computer skills and competency in Microsoft Office Suite products is necessary. Excellent written and verbal communications skills are necessary with a strong orientation to customer service. Superior organizational skills and ability to manage a variety of projects are key. Directed and self-starting attitude with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team and work with a variety of personalities.
Full time position. Monday - Friday 9:00 - 5:30. Some weekend and evening work may be required.