Celgene Executive Administrative Assistant, Regulatory Affairs - CMO in Summit, New Jersey


Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, ​quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries, and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.


A business/administrative school graduate or equivalent in industry experience.

Under the direction of Executive Leadership, responsible for all administrative support for the SVP, Global Regulatory. The ability to handle sensitive and confidential material is critical to the position. In addition, strong organizational, prioritization, interpersonal and communication skills are required.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

Provide administrative support to SVP, Global Regulatory for day-to-day operations as well as individual projects as needed. Prepare presentation materials. Responsible for scheduling, organizing and recording all staff meetings. Open, sort and distribute mail, fax documents, keep files, order office supplies and maintain supplies. Manage staff calendars, updating monthly schedule. Arrange and schedule travel itinerary and related activities including expense reports. Screen telephone calls and provide coverage for executive team. Acts as an “approachable ambassador” for Global Regulatory as well as for Celgene as a whole. Responsible for professional external interaction with Boards and external organizations. Other duties related to the above within Celgene as a whole, as assigned.

Skills/Knowledge Required:

  • Twenty plus years of Executive Administrative Assistant experience and ten plus years supporting a corporate officer preferred.

  • Must have strong interpersonal skills, be a team player and be willing to work in an environment where individual initiative and accountability to the team are required.

  • Must be able to appropriately handle confidential information.

  • Must be able to work with limited day-to-day supervision.

  • A business/administrative school graduate or equivalent in industry experience.

  • Ability to function productively in a fast paced and rapidly changing environment.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Strong PC experience, Microsoft Office Suite experience required including advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and strong computer acumen. Excel Skills at an intermedial level is a plus.

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Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE LIVES OF PATIENTS WORLDWIDE

At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients. Our vision as a company is to build a major global biopharmaceutical corporation while focusing on the discovery, the development, and the commercialization of products for the treatment of cancer and other severe, immune, inflammatory conditions.

“At Celgene, we seek to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients.”

There are more than 300 clinical trials at major medical centers using compounds from Celgene. Investigational compounds are being studied for patients with incurable hematological and solid tumor cancers, including multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL), triple-negative breast cancer and pancreatic cancer. As committed as we are to clinical accomplishment, we are equally committed to patient support, which is a guiding principle at Celgene. We believe all who can benefit from our discoveries should have the opportunity to do so. Celgene puts patients first with industry-leading programs that provide information, support and access to our innovative therapies.