Sr. Administrative Assistant, Discovery Biology

at Incyte Corporation in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Overview Incyte is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel medicines to meet serious unmet medical needs in oncology and inflammation and autoimmunity. Incyte is committed to the rigorous pursuit of research and development excellence to improve the lives of patients, make a difference in health care, and build sustainable value. The Company strives to discover and develop first-in-class and best-in-class medicines-advancing a diverse portfolio of large and small molecules. Job Summary (Primary function) The Senior Administrative Assistant handles a wide range of administrative and executive support related tasks. Essential Functions of the Job (Key responsibilities) Serve as back-ups to other executive assistants in the company. Responsible for heavy calendar management, requiring interaction with both internal and external executives and assistants, to coordinate a variety of complex meetings. Answer phones and direct all incoming calls to appropriate party promptly and efficiently. Prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously, and follow through on issues in a timely manner. Make travel arrangements, prepare travel itineraries, process meeting registrations, and prepare expense reports. Process invoices. Orientate new hires to the group. Assist in presentation preparation. Process membership renewals; order journal articles. Order supplies. Prepare FedEx shipments. Maintain filing system. Copying as assigned. Serve as back-ups to other executive assistants in the company. Qualifications (Minimal acceptable level of education, work experience, and competency) Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a strong attention to detail is essential. 5+ years' experience supporting at the executive level. Experience assisting management with the creation of PowerPoint presentations. Strong knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Experience scheduling travel arrangements for management. Must be exceedingly well organized, flexible and enjoy the administrative challenges of supporting a busy group of diverse people and programs. Able to analyze and solve problems. Must possess a customer service orientation. Six months or more experience in a call center environment. Proficient in computer applications. Good keyboard skills. Knowledge of administration and clerical processes. Possess the ability to interact with staff (at all levels) in a fast paced environment, under pressure, remaining flexible, proactive, resourceful and efficient, with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality. Prior experience working within a Pharmaceutical/Biotech company preferred. Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications. Management reserves the right to change or modify such duties as required. Incyte Corporation is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We Respect Your Privacy Learn more at: The Incyte hiring organization processes your personal data to manage your job application in order to enter into an employment relationship with you if you are the successful candidate. During the process, you may be asked to respond to questions that will screen out your application if you do not meet certain objective criteria required by the job. You can learn more about this process . You may have the right to access, delete, restrict, edit, move, or object to the use of your personal data. You may also have a right to report concerns to the authority responsible for data privacy in the country where the position is based or where you live or work. You can learn more about Incyte's data protection practices . By accessing this link you can learn about the types of personal data we collect, how we use it, whether collection and processing is optional, sources of the personal data we process, how it is shared, where it is stored or transferred to, how long we keep it, and contact information for Incyte, Incyte's data protection officer, and your supervisory authority (if applicable). Please contact if you have any questions or concerns or would like to exercise your rights. We appreciate, celebrate, and thrive on one another’s differences and strengths and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. By valuing diversity of backgrounds and perspectives and prohibiting all forms of harassment, we are able to promote a collaborative and innovative work environment in which everybody can contribute to their fullest potential.
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Job Posting: 1220219

Posted On: Dec 07, 2023

Updated On: Jan 06, 2024

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