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 Hutchs 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 nations first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Womens Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
The Division of Clinical Research is seeking an Administrative Coordinator I/II with two years of experience to provide general administration support to the Clinical Interdisciplinary Collaboration Program as well as assistance to ensure compliant and effective administrative, budget, and regulatory management. This position reports directly to the Program Operations Director, and will partner with five team members and their sixteen Principal Investigators, and interface with other departments (internal and external) as needed. The individual will work in an autonomous manner, with direction as needed to complete administrative and non-scientific grant-related tasks. The applicant must exercise independent judgment, be able to multitask without loss of accuracy or efficiency, and occasionally work under tight deadlines.
At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, teams of world-renowned scientists and humanitarians work together to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other diseases. Researchers are discovering new ways to detect cancers earlier, improve treatments, and learn how to prevent cancers from growing. Although Fred Hutchinson opened its doors in 1975, its history began about 20 years before that. In 1962 Fred Hutchinson envisioned a center devoted to studying cancer, a disease that took his brother’s life. Today Fred Hutchinson is contributing to the next waves of breakthrough treatments and prevention strategies. Fred Hutchinson collaborates with the Seattle Cancer Alliance, the National Cancer Institute, and the University of Washington.