Do you want to apply your program coordination and administrative skills to help conquer cancer and make a difference in the world?
Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is committed to conquering cancer through research, education, and promotion of the highest quality patient care.
Who we are:
The Conquer Cancer Foundation of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is conquering cancer worldwide by funding breakthrough research and sharing cutting-edge knowledge. ASCO is a stable, forward-thinking, growing membership organization that operates in a results-focused work environment in which employees’ evaluation emphasizes performance outcomes. This is an Alexandria, Virginia-based position that offers an excellent benefits package, subsidized parking or Metro benefits, and opportunities to participate in professional development programs. To learn more about Conquer Cancer and ASCO, please visit www.asco.org/jobs.
Who we are looking for:
Conquer Cancer is looking for a highly motivated Fundraising Administrator to provide operational and program support for all segments and activities of the Individual Philanthropy Division. If you are a detail-oriented individual looking to apply your organizational skills in a fast-paced and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you!
What you will do:
Administer all aspects of fundraising activities of the Individual Philanthropy Division, and serve as point of contact for all activities of the Division
Execute newly developed mid-level donor program to include upgrade appeal development, cultivation, and stewardship, and track multi-faceted program details and progress reports
Coordinate and schedule meetings, arrange business travel and itineraries, process expense reimbursements and track budget expenditures
Maintain master schedule of all fundraising activities, timelines, tracking efforts and provide progress reports
Coordinate preparation, note-taking, minutes, distribution and follow-up for meetings
Monitor and facilitate fundraising requests and work within the database and with other data vendor products to provide data entry and maintenance
Assist with reporting including running, formatting and proofing various donor and progress reports and spreadsheets
Assist Division staff with coordination and completion of fund agreements, internal gift announcements and other incoming and outgoing correspondence
Support the employee giving program and direct response initiatives, including acquisition and renewal campaigns, and research new and innovative methods for enhancing and growing annual programs
Maintain files/records for all annual giving campaigns
What you will need in order to be successful:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field
5+ years of professional work experience
Strong communication skills to include excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
Strong verbal communication skills to include ability to deliver superior customer service and to develop productive interpersonal relationships in a team environment
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Experience with data entry, queries and reporting in a CRM or other database program
Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
Strong time management skills; ability to handle multiple concurrent assignments, deadlines and changing priorities
Ability to work outside normal business hours when needed, and travel 5-7 days a year
Ideal candidates will also contribute:
Previous experience working in a non-profit or fundraising environment
Conquer Cancer and ASCO are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers (EOE)
About American Society of Clinical Oncology
The American Society of Clinical Oncology, home to nearly 35,000 cancer doctors and researchers worldwide, offers a wide variety of services, programs and educational resources that provide much needed support to both oncologists and patients. ASCO hosts a family of award winning websites including our consumer site, Cancer.Net, our member homepage, ASCO.org , as well as JCO.org , the online version of The Journal of Clinical Oncology. The Annual Meeting, which attracts more than 34,000 cancer specialists from around the world, is considered the premier event in clinical oncology.