Medical/Biological Science Researcher -New York, NY

A NYC-based life sciences investment firm seeks a Knowledge Manager / medical research librarian to support the investment team in organizing and conducting scientific and medical due diligence.

Responsibilities:

  • Create, organize, and maintain a central repository of scientific information gathered at medical meetings and through scientific journals
  • Utilize an internal software platform to build and manage this information database
  • Aid investment team in answering scientific research questions through the use of existing internal resources, as well as additional external resources identified by the candidate
  • Attend and assist in preparation for medical and scientific meetings

Requirements:

  • Based in NY-metro area
  • Highly organized
  • Familiarity with electronic systems for the collection and organization of (scientific) data
  • Familiarity with / experience in life sciences – MS/PhD in a biological science a plus
  • Prior experience in library and information sciences preferred – MLS/MLIS a plus
  • Flexible working arrangements will be considered
  • Some travel likely required
  • Please submit a CV/resume and short cover letter describing your interests and long-term career goals to jamie@prokanga.com.