Job Posting

Check out the job postings below. If you have a job posting related to work in a cancer field, please email it to us.

Sr Director, Cancer Control – American Cancer Society

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Responsible for providing strategic direction for an enterprise-wide portfolio for the prevention and early detection of breast, colorectal, lung, prostate, and cervical cancers. The incumbent will have responsibility for leading and implementing high-impact cancer control initiatives working in collaboration with the American Cancer Society (ACS) Divisions, community health centers, academic health centers, public health groups, and hospitals to promote ACS prevention and early detection goals in communities that experience a high burden of cancer. The incumbent will also provide leadership in strategic decision-making by identifying emerging science and trends, translating applied research, developing and nurturing appropriate internal and external collaborations, and formulating science-based public health strategies and guidelines designed to advance the Society’s mission.

Please note – this is a remote position.

Director of Business Development – Colorado Rural Health Center

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The Colorado Rural Health Center (CRHC) is a nonprofit organization that serves as the State Office of Rural Health. CRHC’s mission is to enhance healthcare services in Colorado by providing information education, linkages, tools and energy toward addressing rural healthcare issues.  The Director of Business Development reports to the Chief Executive Officer and is a part of the leadership team and is responsible for management, oversight and success of business development and outreach programs, including activities that lead to increased public awareness needs, grants, public relations, communications, and business development.

Development Officer – First Descents

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First Descents (FD) is seeking a Development Officer to manage and grow FD’s grassroots, peer-to-peer fundraising community – the Out Living It (OLI) Project – and to assist with donor cultivation. You will be responsible for 700+ fundraisers and a portfolio of individual donors. If you enjoy working with a broad range of supporters, have a strong passion for adventure and philanthropy and serving young adult cancer fighters and survivors, and love to encourage others to push themselves, then we’d love to chat with you.

Community Engagement Coordinator – First Descents

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First Descents (FD) is seeking a Community Engagement Coordinator to support the growth of our FDtributaries program and various other community initiatives. We are looking for someone who is creative, fun, adventurous and humble. As a key point of contact with our alumni and the young adult cancer community, it is imperative the Community Engagement Coordinator embodies the FD culture and is passionate about the mission of First Descents.

Cancer Surveillance Specialist – Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment

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This position performs regular and ongoing data quality tests to ensure that Colorado cancer data received from multiples sources are complete, accurate, and fit for use in directing public health policy, planning, cancer research, environmental studies, and cancer control programming and evaluation. This position ensures that hospital tumor registry programs in Colorado comply with cancer reporting standards, laws, and regulations.  This position interprets complex medical information to determine case reportability and accuracy. The position provides technical assistance and information related to cancer surveillance to internal and external customers.

Closes  January 17, 2017 or until they have identified an adequate applicant pool, whichever occurs first.