The International Project Manager will work under the Director of International Strategic Initiatives and closely with the VP of Business Initiatives and Alliances and the Chief Clinical Development Officer to provide project management support and coordination for initiatives related to international business development. In addition to our Longwood Medical Area-based services and local community sites in New England, Dana-Farber is extending its reach globally by providing consulting, advisory and educational services to healthcare centers and organizations around the world. This role will help to identify and grow new relationships, support the development of appropriate programs and services for partners, and managing the day-to-day operations of established partnerships. This individual works closely with the directors, managers and clinical leaders to identify and implement growth opportunities and ensure positive and cooperative business interactions with key stakeholders and partners. Â This role will take on additional responsibilities and support existing relationships as needed.
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.
Assist in the development and execution of DFCIâ€™s international business strategy
Support in the development of proactive outreach strategies to international organizations, including patient referral in strategic collaborations
Conduct market analysis to inform international business strategy and drive business decisions, in key global markets including Asia, South America and the Middle East
Support relationships with new and existing partners, including the development of productive and positive relationships with key stakeholders at partner organizations
Serve as project manager on one to two simultaneous projects related to international oncology initiativesÂ
Responsible for all aspects of assigned project lifecycle: planning, scope definition, design, execution, and delivery
Schedule and facilitate project-related workgroups, assist in developing timelines, record action items and track project status
Develop meeting materials (e.g., agendas, presentations, etc.) and other written materials for international visits
Work collaboratively with cross-functional and cross-institutional teams (including nursing, operations, revenue cycle, IT, pharmacy, and others) to inform project implementationÂ
Schedule various international project meetings and work with senior clinical and administrative leaders
Bachelorâ€™s degree required
Minimum ofÂ 5 years experience in project management required; experience within a health care environment preferred
Foreign language skills, specifically Mandarin, a plus.
Must be willing to travel (5-10%)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Experience developing, executing and managing complex programs with both internal and external stakeholders within matrixed organizations, as well as multi-institutional relationships and complexities
Excellent phone and email etiquette
Excellent organizational, communication and customer service skills; must be able to multi-task
Strong results-orientation, teamwork, communication, and interpersonal skills to navigate projects through a consensus-driven environment
Attention to detail and a commitment to producing high quality deliverables
Proficient in necessary computer skills
Self-motivated and organized with time management skills necessary to prioritize and juggle multiple tasks; deals well with uncertainty and ambiguity; flexible with changes in prioritization
Ability to work closely and effectively as a member of a team and with all levels of the organization
Ability to analyze contracts and business intelligence data
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.
Internal Number: 2020-20387
About Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
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 under-served members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.