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."
Mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS exists to find cures and ensure access to treatments for blood cancer patients. We are the voice for all blood cancer patients and we work to ensure access to treatments for all blood cancer patients.
Purpose: The purpose of the Patient Access Volunteer Development program is to engage volunteers to enhance the support of blood cancer patients and their families and increase the awareness of LLS to further the Mission.
Credit hour(s) as determined by University/College with accompanying paperwork. Often, you will be the first local LLS representative a cancer patient or their family member talks to. You get to be part of an important part of their cancer journey and provide much needed support, resources and comfort.
Strong interpersonal skills and professional demeanor.
Strong verbal and written skills.
Evidenced sensitivity (experience working with cancer patients preferred).
Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Excellent database management skills.
Detail-oriented and organized.
Quick learner of new databases and software.
Experience working in healthcare settings a plus.
Salesforce knowledge a plus.
Engage in supervision calls with Patient Access Volunteer Development Manager.