Oklahoma Chapter


Campaign Assistant

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: Campaign Assistant, Team In Training (Part-time, Temporary Position 15 -25 hrs a week)
Location:  Oklahoma Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. Since its founding in 1949, LLS has invested more than $814 million for research specifically targeting blood cancers.
What is the Team In Training?  Team In Training® is one of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's signature fundraising campaigns nationwide which trains volunteers to fundraise and train for endurance events inclusive of marathons, triathlons, century bike rides and hikes. We are currently looking for an energetic individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment to join our team.

Basic Function:

  • Oversee all local aspects of Team in Training (TNT)
  • Provide input into the development of a strategic plan for the fundraising campaign including: fundraising goals, budget recommendations, vendors, volunteer goals, and timelines.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the on-going fundraising campaign, including fundraising efficiency (cost/expense), community engagement, event satisfaction, and overall success of the campaign.
  • Act as an on-site manager during the campaign fundraising event, overseeing activities, vendors, and volunteers to ensure satisfaction of participants, and resolutions of problems.
  • Develop positive volunteer interactions through recruitment, mentoring, and providing support for fundraising goals, while focusing on the mission of LLS.
  • Identify and network with corporations, community groups, and key donors to promote the fundraising campaign.
  • Identify and network with vendors to secure the best rate or donation of services needed for the campaign.
  • Develop/modify marketing materials (brochures, recruitment pieces, promotional flyers) to promote the fundraising campaign.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of the LLS's mission and programs to promote the Society's fundraising, research, and patient initiatives.
  • Performs other duties or special projects as required or as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Possession of a valid Drivers License
  • Willingness to travel throughout the Chapter's area

Experience Requirements:

  • 2 years fundraising, communications, sales, marketing, event planning
  • Able to supervise groups of volunteers
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Relationship driven
  • Entrepreneurial spirit

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

  • In order to perform this job successfully an individual must meet the physical requirement necessary to complete the essential job duties.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job duties.
  • The physical demands are minimal 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 use personal vehicle in the course of employment.
  • Some evenings or weekends will be required.

Please send: 1) resume 2) cover letter 3) references and 4) salary history to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Oklahoma Chapter
500 North Broadway
Suite 250
Oklahoma City, OK  73102

Fax: (405) 945-8355
Email:  Recruiting_OKO@lls.org
OnlineCampaign Assistant, TNT Temp

Applications will not be accepted if all four items are not included.

Phone calls will NOT be accepted.

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 Friday, May 02, 2014