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The Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology (BBE) program housed within the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division (VIDD) at Fred Hutch is seeking a an Executive Assistant to support the Gottardo Lab and the Translational Data Science (TDS) IRC. This position will Provide administrative support for the day-to-day activities of the Principal Investigator (PI) including but not limited to calendaring, communication, and travel. This person will work independently and is expected to take initiative and exercise sound judgment to prioritize and accomplish multiple responsibilities within a challenging and high demand work environment. This role demands a strong sense of urgency and the ability to work independently on assignments and demonstrate sound judgment. The right candidate will have a strong bias for action and the ability to think proactively and strategically. A high level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information and professionalism in dealing with senior professionals inside and outside the company is imperative.
This position reports to the Admin Manager of the Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Epidemiology Program within the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division. The position’s primary responsibility is to support the PI (Gottardo Lab and TDS IRC) and other administrative tasks.
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in your career or that will be made through work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.