The Venture & Innovation Analyst is responsible for supporting and developing a portfolio of projects under the OEI umbrella in support of advancing the culture of innovation at CHOP. Leads and facilitates the advancement of innovation projects by working directly with project teams, outside vendors and other stakeholders. Responsible for oversight of projects to ensure advancement for fullest realization of a project’s potential and providing regular status updates on milestones, development efforts and roadblocks to stakeholders and OEI Leadership. Working with the OEI Manager, responsible for determining and securing the appropriate level of resources necessary for project success including but not limited to: vendor selection and management, internal resources, and allocation/approval of budgetary funding. Other duties and special projects as assigned.