Connecticut Westchester Hudson Valley Chapter

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."

Title:  Campaign Assistant - Temporary
Location - Based in White Plains, NY office with travel throughout the Chapter territory
Reports to: Campaign Specialist
Start - ASAP
End - November 26th
Hours - Temporary, Full-time, June 16th - November 26th, Monday - Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm, 7 hrs/day, 35 hrs/week
   Performs diverse projects and activities for the chapter to support and enhance income production.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Administers select on-going programs and/or special projects (e.g. sponsorship recruitment, corporate/foundation prospect identification and cultivation, prize distribution, event press releases, event logistics coordination, etc.)
  • Provides administrative, secretarial and clerical support for special events.
  • Maintains assigned office, program and event records, files and data bases.
  • Prepares event related correspondence and reports.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society mission and its programs to address them.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Position Requirements: 

  • Fundraising and/or recruiting experience preferred
  • Excellent word processing and database management skills.
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Proficient in basic accounting and bookkeeping skills.
  • Knowledge of standard business machines and computers.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office, word processing and database management skills
  • Occasional night and weekend hours required - must be available to work Light The Night Kickoff events, Team Captain meetings, and Walks
  • Reliable transportation required

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

  • Physical demands are minimal and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations
  • Work environment is representative and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations
  • May be required to move Campaign materials weighing up to 15 pounds for various events.
  • May be required to travel within the Chapter's designated area.
  • May be required to work evenings or weekends.

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
1311 Mamaroneck Avenue
Suite 130
White Plains, NY 10605

Fax: (914) 949-0391
Online: Campaign Assistant, NY


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.IND123

last updated on Wednesday, August 06, 2014