Office Administrator


Office Administrator

Job Code: USHR002

Position: Office Administrator

Department: Human Resources

Reports to: Associate Director, HR

Location: San Diego

Company Profile:

Connect Biopharma (Nasdaq: CNTB) is a global, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the lives of patients with chronic inflammatory diseases through the development of therapies derived from T cell-driven research.  With clinical development activities in the United States, China, Europe, and Australia, and operations in those geographies as well as Hong Kong, Connect Biopharma is building a rich global pipeline of internally designed, wholly owned small molecules and antibodies targeting several aspects of T cell biology.

Job Summary:

The Office Administrator will provide support for multiple departments such as Accounting, Finance, Clinical Operations, Regulatory, CMC and Human Resources.  Duties will vary from accounting, procurement, and day to day office work.  The ideal candidate is detail-oriented with strong communication skills.  This is an individual contributor role reporting directly to the Associate Director, Human Resources.


  • Ensure that vendor contracts are entered into the company contract system according to company policy.
  • Work with Legal and Finance departments to provide information needed to expedite the contract approval process.
  • Enter information into company system for Purchase Requests (goods and/or services.)
  • When appropriate, research costs from multiple vendors to ensure the company is maintaining fiscal responsibility.
  • Assist with the entering of vendor invoices into the company system for timely vendor payments.
  • Provide office support to the San Diego office, as needed.
  • Provide support to the HR Department and Finance Department, as needed.
  • Other duties and projects may be required


High School Diploma or Equivalent


Qualifications And Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience, preferably in an administrative function, demonstrating an excellent knowledge of computer software programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and SharePoint
  • Demonstrates the ability to manage multiple issues and resolve matters in a timely manner.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail and produces high-quality work.
  • Demonstrates excellent collaborative and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexible and adaptable, able to take instruction from multiple avenues.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, prioritizing multiple tasks with competing priorities.
  • Strong professional presence
  • Must be willing to commit the necessary time and effort to complete work assignments and do a quality job.

We offer our employees the opportunity to grow individually while working collaboratively to make a difference in the lives of the patients we seek to serve.