Jobseekers Buddy Group

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The group meets Tuesdays from 10 - 11:30 a.m. in the church library; contact Martin Plass,, for information.


Help Jobseekers in Our Congregation (5/16/2016)

We have a number of people in our community that are looking for a new or better job. If you can help with networking or know of any open positions in your company, please contact us at or talk to Martin Plass (617-977-4515). Any help is greatly appreciated!

Senior Finance/Accounting Manager (part-time)
Accomplished professional with experience in all areas of finance and administration operations including accounting, budgeting, forecasting, benefits management, forensic accounting, financial statement reporting, income taxation, insurance management, internal controls and IT management. Proficient in Microsoft Office products, Peachtree and QuickBooks (QB certified). JD, State of Michigan; CPA, State of Michigan (Licensed through 2005).    

Senior Operations and Business Development Manager
Proven history of successfully launching new business operations and propelling business development in both international and national scopes. Responsible for successfully planning and implementing a solar test laboratory and large scale international projects of upwards of $20M. Extensive expertise in cultivating meaningful business relationships with a keen sense for fostering dynamic team morale.

Industries: Renewable Energy, Start-ups, Capital Equipment, Medical Devices

Technical Support Engineer IT
Looking for a position as a Technical Support Engineer doing desktop and helpdesk support bringing over 8 years’ experience to this essential field.

Editor / Communications Professional
Creative and high-energy communications professional with vast experience in journalism and editing. Success with organizations such as Dow Jones, The Asian Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and CFA Institute. Highly motivated with a keen eye for detail, edits and proofread documents to provide quality reports and articles.

Life Science Business Development Executive
Utilize a strong combination of global negotiation, strategy, finance, scientific and cross-functional leadership skills to drive revenue and P&L growth. Built trust at the executive level to identify, negotiate and execute over 30 high-impact transactions. These deals resulted in the acquisition and commercialization of 12 drugs, 5 medical devices and 3 diagnostic imaging products; 7 currently marketed products achieved $2.2b sales in 2015.  Led inorganic growth strategy and execution for Fortune 100 and emerging companies.

Industries: Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Medical Device (interviewing in the US and Canada)

Biomedical Science Writer/Editor (part-time)
Biomedical science writer-editor offers integrated assistance with research manuscripts and grant proposals.  Skills include literature research, data analysis and graphic presentation.  Flexible schedule allows full-time management of specific projects or long-term part-time work.