Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch’s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation’s first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women’s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
At Fred Hutch, we believe that the innovation, collaboration, and rigor that result from diversity and inclusion are critical to our mission of eliminating cancer and related diseases. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an antiracist organization. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, antiracism, and inclusion.
The Hutchinson Centre Research Institute of South Africa (HCRISA) supports the work of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in South Africa and the Southern African region. This work includes support of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN) which is an international collaboration of scientists and educators searching for an effective and safe HIV vaccine. The HVTN's mission is to facilitate the process of testing preventive vaccines against HIV/AIDS. Our organization conducts all phases of clinical trials, from evaluating experimental vaccines for safety and the ability to stimulate immune responses, to testing vaccine efficacy. HVTN has dedicated operations in Southern Africa supporting multiple concurrent trials.
The Administrative Assistant is a part-time position responsible for ensuring the effective running of the office environment.The Administrative Assistant will be responsible for providing support to senior management, HVTN Leadership Operations Center (LOC) units/teams, maintaining, improving and coordinating several office activities.
Office and Meetings
Management of Financial Expense Records
Support to LOC Teams
EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED
COMPETENCIES /SKILLS/ KNOWLEDGE
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and antiracism in your career or that will be made through work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.