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Executive Assistant-Discovery Biotherapeutics
Company: Bristol Myers Squibb
Location: Redwood City, CA
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 08/13/2022
Expire Date: 10/31/2022
Job Categories: Administrative and Support Services, Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Practitioner and Technician, Human Resources, Broadcasting/Communications, Research & Development, Medical
Job Description
Executive Assistant-Discovery Biotherapeutics

At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision transforming patients lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

We are seeking a highly motivated Executive Assistant and business partner to join our Discovery Biotherapeutics group. The position provides comprehensive and highly flexible administrative support to the Vice President and four senior leaders within the Discovery Biotherapeutics team at RWC. The successful candidate must be detail oriented, have strong organizational, planning, and communication skills. Demonstrate the ability to prioritize, work independently and collaboratively, and be able to learn new tools and systems in an ever-evolving environment.

Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to):

  • Proactive calendar management, ensuring senior leaders meeting preparedness (e.g., assemble meeting materials & pre-reads)
  • Preparing and managing expense report processes
  • Act as the point of contact among executives, employees, clients and other external partners
  • Manage information flow in a timely and accurate manner
  • Partner with site, organization, and other administrative processionals across the company
  • Support group operations with scheduling and meeting management (team, department, performance check-ins, 1:1s, etc.)
  • Coordinate travel arrangements for senior staff members.
  • Support senior staff members with inter-group communications, such as SharePoint and department calendar management.
  • Proactively coordinate and support annual strategic planning initiatives
  • Track and help drive completion of key deliverables and follow up on outstanding items
  • Support various projects as needed for team leads & external collaborations including basic project management.
  • Department level event planning and social events


  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Discretion and confidentiality
  • High School degree, some college or degree desirable.
  • Minimum of 8 years prior experience in supporting a senior executive or team
  • Experience working in scientific research environment, biotech start-ups, pharmaceutical and venture capital companies preferred.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Any knowledge of the following applications is desirable: Ariba/SAP, SharePoint, Concur, Room Scheduler.

Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

Physical presence at the BMS worksite or physical presence in the field is an essential job function of this role which the Company deems critical to collaboration, innovation, productivity, employee well-being and engagement, and enhances the Company culture.

To protect the safety of our workforce, customers, patients and communities, the policy of the Company requires all employees and workers in the U.S. and Puerto Rico to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they have received an exception based on an approved request for a medical or religious reasonable accommodation. Therefore, all BMS applicants seeking a role located in the U.S. and Puerto Rico must confirm that they have already received or are willing to receive the full COVID-19 vaccination by their start date as a qualification of the role and condition of employment. This requirement is subject to state and local law restrictions and may not be applicable to employees working in certain jurisdictions such as Montana. This requirement is also subject to discussions with collective bargaining representatives in the U.S.

Our company is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities can excel through a transparent recruitment process, reasonable workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Applicants can request an approval of accommodation prior to accepting a job offer. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application or if you are applying to a role based in the U.S. or Puerto Rico and you believe that you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, during or any part of the recruitment process, please direct your inquiries to adastaffingsupport@bms.com. Visit careers.bms.com/eeo-accessibility to access our complete Equal Employment Opportunity statement.

BMS will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, pursuant to applicable laws in your area.

Any data processed in connection with role applications will be treated in accordance with applicable data privacy policies and regulations.

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