Texas Gulf Coast 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 answer phones 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."

Job Title: Campaign Specialist
Immediate Supervisor: Campaign Manager
Department: Team in Training
Office/Hours: This position will be based in the Houston, TX office with a primary work schedule of Tuesday ? Saturday

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training® program is a fundraising campaign that trains participants to do marathons, triathlons, century bike rides and hiking adventures while raising funds to benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. We are currently looking for a highly energetic and organized individual to serve as Campaign Specialist for the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, forward thinking, goal oriented, and operate with a sense of urgency.

Position Requirements:

  • Proficient in Microsoft office and database programs
  • Minimum education - Bachelor's Degree (Non-Profit Mgmt, Communications, Management preferred)
  • Must be able to lift 40lbs. Must be able to work nights and weekends on a regular basis.
  • Weekend travel on occasion
  • Ability to be flexible and manage multiple priorities effectively
  • High degree of organization and attention to detail
  • Excellent written and public communication skills
  • Working knowledge of the endurance sport community preferred but not required

Critical for Success:

  • Proven professional fundraising experience (1-2 years).
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills.
  • Experience motivating volunteers and building volunteer teams
  • Highly organized and professional demeanor
  • From a customer service perspective, works cross-collaboratively with internal partners to ensure all TNT participant needs are met in a timely manner
  • Proactively identifies opportunities for TNT program growth and awareness
  • Assist, as assigned, in the development and implementation of other chapter activities

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Campaign Specialist will be responsible for supporting TNT revenue generation and program growth through high level fundraising support and a focus on year-round lead generation efforts. Additionally, this position will be responsible for overseeing all programmatic elements, inclusive of events, volunteer management, and logistics for their designated teams.

If interested, please submit resume, cover letter, references, and salary requirements to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Attn: Amanda Payne
5433 Westheimer
Suite 300
Houston, TX 77056

Fax: (713) 877-8534
Email: Recruiting_TXH@lls.org
Online: Campaign Specialist

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, February 25, 2014