Community Outrch Specialist II
Requisition ID: 13529
Location: Central Valley
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nationâ€™s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
Community Outreach Specialist II is responsible for the education and recruitment of new members of Be the Match/NMDP (BTM). COS II contacts community organizations, businesses, corporations and faith based organizations, and solicits support of BTM to increase the size and diversity of the national registry. COS II solicits support for fundraising efforts to support BTM. Fosters long term relationships and solicits broad support for BTM drives and events. Coordinates marrow drives. Educates the community about the need for marrow donors. Meets quarterly recruitment goals for both minority and Caucasian donors. Meets quarterly fund-raising goals. Maintains accurate records of all events. Researches and develops new leads to support recruitment and fundraising. Works independently and as a team member, maintaining confidentiality and a high level of professionalism.
The following are essential job accountabilities:
- Bachelors in Marketing, Business, or healthcare related.
- Experience may substitute for minimum education requirements.
- Three years outside sales, fundraising, event planning and/or community outreach experience.
- CA Driver's License
Preferred Field of Expertise
- Excellent written and spoken communication.
- Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
Working / Environmental Conditions
- Sedentary desk tasks
Req. Protective Equipment
- Lift and carry up to 20 pounds. Prolonged standing and walking.
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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