Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Campaign Fundraising Specialist

Job Locations US-NY-Melville
Job ID
# of Openings
Sales/Business Development
FLSA Status
Full Time Regular


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."


As part of a mission centric, locally delivered and nationally powered organization this role is responsible for logistics, data management and coordination for LLS designated market and peer to peer fundraising products to exceed revenue goals for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) mission,within a designated market area. Relentlessly pursuing cancer cures.



As a valued member of LLS, you are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package. Our offerings include medical, dental, and vision insurance; life insurance; flexible spending accounts; a 403b retirement plan along with generous paid time off. In addition, we observe federal paid holidays throughout the year, and offer a wellness program and an employee assistance program.

Additional Position Information

All employees are required to provide proof of vaccination for COVID-19 in connection with performing in-person work at an LLS office or other location, or before attending any LLS sponsored event, unless a reasonable accommodation is approved, consistent with applicable law.




Mission Integration


  • Partner with Education Services and Health Research department to effectively communicate the LLS overall mission, programs, resources and priorities. Event Logistics Act as an on-site manager during the campaign fundraising event, overseeing activities, staff, vendors, and volunteers to ensure satisfaction of participants, and resolutions of problems
  • Oversee logistics, timelines and other operational elements for assigned fundraising campaigns
  • Provide input into the development ofa strategic plan for the peer to peer fundraising products, including revenue, budget, goals and timelines.
  • Responsible for managing expense budgets as related to logistics
  • Research and recommend event venues and location sites based on campaign standards and in coordination with National Shared Services, Logistics Team.


Volunteer Development

  • Responsible for assigned peer to peer fundraising teams to achieve overall revenue goals
  • Works in conjunction with Volunteer Coordinator and collaborate with local relationship team and national shared service partners throughout LLS.

Data Management

  • Manage data entry to ensure CRM and fundraising systems are accurate. Update systems in a timely manner. Provides reports to fundraising relationship team as needed
  • Connect with vendors to secure the best rate or in-kind donation of services as needed.



Education & Experience Requirements:


  • Bachelor's Degree Preferred
  • 1-3years of experience
  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Demonstrated knowledge and use of digital, social media & emerging online channels


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 designated area.
  • 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. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US and LLS does not provide immigration sponsorship.LLS provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants, and it complies with all applicable laws which prohibit discrimination and harassment in the workplace. Discrimination or harassment based on sex, gender, gender identity and expression (including transgender status), pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, race, color, creed, national origin/ancestry, citizenship, religion, genetic predisposition or information, physical or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law is prohibited.


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