Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

  • Intern, Student Series Campaign

    Job Locations US-NY-Melville
    Job ID
    2019-4292
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Internship
    FLSA Status
    Volunteer
    Type
    Intern
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    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."

    Overview

    The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), Long Island Chapter is seeking self-motivated and enthusiastic individuals to support our local fundraising campaigns. The intern(s) in this position will help increase overall awareness for LLS’s mission: cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families

    Additional Position Information

    How to Apply:
    For more information, or to apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Kerianne Stein at Kerianne.Stein@lls.org. Please put “Student Series Intern” in the subject line. This position is available for immediate hire. While the above is a description of the essential functions of the position, other duties may be assigned. Please visit our website at www.lls.org to learn more. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is an equal opportunity employer.

    This is an unpaid internship that we can consider for course credit.

    Selected intern will gain valuable experience in the area(s) of: business and non-profit management; development and fundraising; marketing & PR; event coordination and management; logistics; social media; professionalism; and community relations. Students currently enrolled towards a degree in the following areas are strongly encouraged to apply: American Humanics, Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, Public Administration, Social Work or other related areas of study.

    Responsibilities

    • Communication with participating school coordinators via phone and/or email.
    • Create fundraising webpages for schools and classrooms
    • Prepare and mail prize packages to schools who have completed the program.
    • Represent The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and its mission professionally at all times.
    • Perform other related duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • High School degree
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
    • Good interpersonal skills and attention to detail
    • Outgoing, positive and can-do attitude
    • A demonstrated commitment to the LLS mission and values

    Disclaimer

    Disclaimer The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 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.

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