Administrative Assistant- Lilly Biotechnology Center - San Diego, CA | Biospace
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Administrative Assistant- Lilly Biotechnology Center

Eli Lilly and Company

San Diego, CA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Administrative Assistant, Biotechnology,

Job Description

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our 39,000 employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

Key Objectives/Deliverables:
•   Administrative support to clinical leadership team members and extended site staff; supporting team objectives, working with open communication and prioritization; key point person Lilly Biotech Center (LBC) in San Diego for coordination of scientific meetings, conferences, and liaison with corporate counterparts in Indianapolis.
•   Duties include maintaining Clinical & Immunology leadership team members’ calendars, contact lists, filing systems, screening phone calls, coordinating travel arrangements, and processing expense reports.
•   Responsibilities also include coordination of offsite scientific meetings & conferences, assisting with presentations as needed and updating company intranet as needed; obtaining & distributing reference materials.
•   Project management for clinical, immunology, LBC staff and operations team initiatives; collaboration sites, active participation within special projects.
•   Active member of LBC Admin Staff and operations team. Responsibilities include coordination with site administrative planning, events, assignments, participation with operations team assignments and duties.
•   Safety Committee team member representative; contributor to Operations team documentation and processes (standard operating procedure (SOP) development and local process owner).
•   Work as a resource for local center HR initiatives and coordination; recruiting coordination for the site (travel, scheduling, compliance paperwork, and correspondence with candidates).
•   Group administrator for systems and collaboration spaces.
•   Other assignments as required.


•   High school diploma/GED
•   Minimum of 3 years of administrative experience
•   Completion of Post Offer Exam, Completion of Work Simulation or Completion of Administrative Skills Testing if applicable.
•   Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

Additional Skills/Preferences   
•   Bachelors degree preferred
•   Experience with MS Office, HTML
•   Proactive work style, flexibility, excellent follow up skills, stellar organization and record keeping skills, the ability to prioritize tasks and the ability to work independently and in a team environment.

Additional Information   
This position is located in San Diego, CA

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.