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School Outreach Specialist

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: School Recruitment & Outreach Specialist

Connecticut Chapter

Meriden, CT


Help kids make a difference! The Connecticut Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society seeks an energetic and goal oriented temporary, part-time telerecruiter to recruit and retain local schools for our School & Youth programs, in which students collect spare change for cancer research & patient services.


Position is 20 hours per week and temporary from 9/2-12/17. Morning (8-12) or afternoon (12-4) shifts available (please indicate preference when replying). Multiple positions are available. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Making 15-20 calls per hour, 100+ calls per day from designated call lists to recruit schools to participate in our fundraising program

  • Recruiting 8-12 schools per week

  • Data entry

  • Prepares assigned correspondence and reports

  • Represent The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and our mission professionally while placing calls

  • Perform other related duties as assigned


Position Requirements:

  • "Can do" attitude

  • Willingness to learn new tasks

  • Outstanding phone skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Basic computer skills (Word & Excel)

  • Strong verbal & written communication skills

  • Ability to be flexible, persistent, and multi-task a must!
  • Previous experience a plus, but not required.


For consideration, please forward cover letter with resume to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 
Connecticut Chapter
321 Research Parkway, Suite 212
Meriden, CT  06450

Fax: 203-379-0451


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 Wednesday, September 17, 2014