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Acorn AI is one of the largest AI companies exclusively dedicated to life sciences. It’s built on Medidata’s platform that includes the industry’s largest structured, standardized and growing clinical trial data repository consisting of 17,000+ trials and 4.5M patients. Our team is composed of over 40 PhD/Masters statisticians, data scientists, analytical product leads, former FDA biostatisticians and computational genomicists.
This role plans, directs, and tracks strategic planning and administrative activities for the Acorn AI leadership team. Organizes and prioritizes critical issues and required information for the executive to facilitate efficient decision making. Serves as a point of contact between top management and other key stakeholders. Provides guidance on projects of high importance. This role will facilitate focus on strategic imperatives.
Plans and facilitates all administrative and operational activities for the President of Acorn AI
Assists in organizing and prioritizing critical issues. Gathers required information to assist in executive decision making
Provides regular updates to executive leadership, to facilitate timely decision-making and prioritization of deliverables
Responsible for executive level presentation development and senior leadership team
Acts as a point of contact with internal and external stakeholders and executive leadership
Drives the preparation of Operating Review for the President of Acorn AI
Provides strategic input, facilitation, coordination and presentation of Acorn AI Operations strategy
Defines and implements the communication strategy for Acorn AI
Performs research and provides guidance on best practices while performing trusted advisor duties to leadership
May be responsible for representing executive leadership in meetings
Your Education & Experience:
10- 15+ years of experience in Operations, Finance, Communications, Consulting or other relevant discipline
Bachelor degree required, Master’s degree preferred, preferably in Business or Finance
Excellent writing skills and strong verbal communication and presentation skills required
Strong understanding of various communication channels preferred
Ability to understand and report financial performance
Demonstrated strong relationship management skills, facilitation skills, collaborative style and the ability to interact with employees and leaders at all levels
Proven project management skills; strong organization skills with the ability to manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Creative, proactive; the right candidate will be a self-starter with strong work ethic
Must demonstrate an agile and flexible approach to work; adjusting approach as required as business needs evolve
Knowledge of and experience with various Change Management methodologies and approaches
Demonstrated commitment to excellence; solutions oriented approach to problem solving and ability to execute under tight deadlines
Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform.
Medidata’s solutions have powered over 14,000 clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach waiting patients sooner.
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