Temporary Administrative Assistant

Jan 08, 2021
Administration, General
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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Temporary Administrative Assistant, Medical Affairs

3-6 Months

We are seeking am Administrative Assistant who will provide analytical and specialized administrative support to Chief Medical Officer and VP, Clinical Development, administrators, managers, and staff in the Clinical and Medical Affairs group.

Come join Omeros!

Come join our Medical Affairs Team!

Who is Omeros?

Omeros is a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing and commercializing small-molecule and protein therapeutics for large-market as well as orphan indications targeting inflammation, complement-mediated diseases and disorders of the central nervous system.

The company's drug product OMIDRIA® (phenylephrine and ketorolac intraocular solution) 1% / 0.3% is marketed in the U.S. for use during cataract surgery or intraocular lens (IOL) replacement to maintain pupil size by preventing intraoperative miosis (pupil constriction) and to reduce postoperative ocular pain. In the European Union, the European Commission has approved OMIDRIA for use in cataract surgery and other IOL replacement procedures to maintain mydriasis (pupil dilation), prevent miosis (pupil constriction), and to reduce postoperative eye pain.

Omeros has multiple Phase 3 and Phase 2 clinical-stage development programs focused on: complement-associated thrombotic microangiopathies; complement-mediated glomerulonephropathies; Huntington's disease and cognitive impairment; and addictive and compulsive disorders. In addition, Omeros has a diverse group of preclinical programs and a proprietary G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR) platform through which it controls 54 new GPCR drug targets and corresponding compounds, a number of which are in preclinical development. The company also exclusively possesses a novel antibody-generating platform.

What are your job responsibilities?

In this role, your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing all around clerical support functions for the Chief Medical Officer and VP, Clinical Development
  • Handling special projects and executing research and data analysis tasks
  • Analyzing problems as requested, compiling and analyzing data and preparing reports
  • Coordinating activities internally and with outside parties
  • Interacting with company employees at all organizational levels to gather information
  • Tracking Medical Affairs finances and reconciling with Finance
  • Scheduling meetings and managing executive calendar
  • Managing filing system for executives and department
  • Work may be of a critical or confidential nature
You'll need to have a BS or BA degree or equivalent with a minimum of 5 years of experience in a business office/professional environment.

What skills and knowledge does our ideal candidate have?

As our ideal candidate, you'll need the following skills and knowledge:

  • Strong computer skills in applications used in general office settings including Microsoft Office Suite and Internet search engines
  • Excellent grammatical and proofreading skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Attention to detail and strong organzational skills
  • Display strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proactive, ability to take the initiative and work independently
  • Interpersonal skills
  • The ability to maintain positive relationships both internally and externally
  • The ability to successfully work in a team environment
  • The ability to represent Omeros in a professional manner
If you have the skills, knowledge and experience we are looking for, we'd love to hear from you!

Omeros is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful by federal, state, or local statutes.

It is our policy to provide reasonable accommodation to anyone with a disability who needs assistance completing the job application process. If you need assistance, you can either send an e-mail to hr@omeros.com or contact Omeros, asking for Human Resources, at (206) 676-5000.