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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Campaign Specialist - TEMPORARY Man Woman of the Year in Portland, Oregon


Performs diverse projects and activities for the chapter to support and enhance revenue generation in support of LLS’ mission.

Reports to: Director of Campaign Excellence or other assigned staff


This is a temporary position staffed by TargetCW. The assignment will not exceed June 30, 2020.

Additional Position Information

The Man & Woman of the Year (MWOY) campaign is a spirited 10-week fundraising competition where participants raise funds toward the LLS mission in honor of local blood cancer survivors given the titles of Boy & Girl of the Year.


  • Implement the comprehensive strategic plan for Man & Woman of the Year which includes organizational best practices, specific revenue and expense budget, timeline, logistics, volunteer activities and recruitment, marketing, and sponsorship plan for each event.

  • Develop positive volunteer interactions through recruitment, mentoring, and providing comprehensive support for volunteer leadership and participants to develop and achieve personal fundraising plans, while focusing on the mission of LLS.

  • Identify target audiences and build appropriate recruitment and fundraising strategies to successfully recruit, acknowledge, and retain and upgrade event donors/participants.

  • Utilize proven promotional activities ensuring the success of events and to enhance public awareness of LLS and its mission.

  • Maintain a working knowledge of the LLS's mission and programs to promote the Society's fundraising, research, and patient initiatives.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 1-2 years of fundraising, communications, sales, development, event planning experience (sales background preferred)

Position Requirements:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Capable of managing multiple priorities effectively.

  • Demonstrates professional maturity and judgment.

  • Ability to work with different leadership styles and personalities.

  • Demonstrated knowledge and use of digital, social media & emerging online channels

  • Detail-oriented and highly organized.

  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

  • Physical demands are minimal and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations

  • Work environment is representative and typical of similar jobs in comparable organizations

  • May be required to move Campaign materials weighing up to 15 pounds for various events.

  • Travel within the Chapter's designated area.

  • May be required to work some evenings or weekends.


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

Job LocationsUS-OR-Portland

Job ID2020-5478

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CategorySales/Business Development

FLSA StatusNon-Exempt

TypeTemporary Employee