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Recruitment and Outreach Associate

How many people can answer the question, "What do you do for a living?" with the answer, "I help find cures for cancer."  At LLS, employees take our mission seriously.  Whether you work in one of our chapters, are an accountant at the national office or a specialist in our Information Resource Center, you work each day on making our mission a reality:  Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.

Join us and give new meaning to the word, "job."

Position Title: Recruitment and Outreach Associate, School & Youth
Position Location:  Central Pennsylvania Chapter
Harrisburg, PA


Objective:  Help the School & Youth Team to recruit 765 schools in Central PA, Western PA and West Virginia to support life saving research and valuable patient services.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Contact schools from your prioritized list to determine their participation in the program.
  • Present the program to the coordinator and send them information (email, fax or mail) if they are interested.
  • Suggest creative ideas to increase school participation.
  • Maintain accurate notes about school status and callbacks.
  • Make timely recruitment attempts until school has made a decision.
  • Attend and participate in weekly goal setting meetings.



  • Clear, professional and friendly speaking voice, strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Applicant must be comfortable on the phone and have the ability to multi-task
  • Good computer skills in Word, Outlook and Excel, experience with database management a plus
  • Previous sales experience a plus
  • "Can do" attitude and eager to learn


This is a 20-25 hour per week position starting Mid-August and ending on or before February 2015, based on performance.


Make a difference while at work!  Join the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to curing blood cancer.  LLS provides excellent benefits.


For consideration, please forward cover letter with resume and salary history to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 
Central Pennsylvania Chapter
2405 Park Drive, Suite 100
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Phone: 717-652-6520 x 1261
Fax: 717-652-8614
E-mail: Recruiting_PAH@LLS.org

To apply on-line, go toRecruitment & Outreach Associate


The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) does not accept resumes from third party recruitment/search firms. Please do not forward resumes to LLS employees or any company locations or email addresses. LLS is not responsible for any fees related to resumes not solicited by LLS Recruiting.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

last updated on Tuesday, July 08, 2014