JOB TITLE: Research Advocacy Manager
This is a virtual position. Denver area preferred, but open to applicants nationwide.
BENEFITS: Benefit package includes health coverage, dental, disability, and paid leave.
SUPERVISOR: Director of Health Promotion
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 12-month full-time position
About Fight Colorectal Cancer:
Fight Colorectal Cancer is a passionate colorectal cancer organization, empowering survivors and their loved ones to fight for a cure. Our employees are:
The Research Advocacy Manager is an exciting role that serves as the back bone of our research efforts at Fight Colorectal Cancer. This role is responsible for the planning, coordination, and execution of colorectal cancer research related campaigns nationwide. Specifically, helping to plan and implement the research advocacy agenda and efforts for the organization. This unique and dynamic position provides hands on experience writing, blogging, and producing webinars, trainings, and being a part of an energetic team. This position works directly to inform colorectal cancer patients, their families, caregivers and health professionals through supportive discussion and the delivery of high quality cancer related information. Additionally, this position supports the research advocacy training and support of the (RATS) program to develop curriculum, hold trainings, and evaluation of programming. As such, successful candidates for this position MUST be emotionally intelligent and have strong oral and written communication skills. Knowledge of colorectal cancer or cancer treatment, and screening guidelines is highly preferred. This virtual position requires strong project management, time management, and communications skills, reporting directly to the Director of Health Promotion. The Research Coordinator is responsible for the planning, coordination, and implementation of patient related services and initiatives at the local, state and national levels.
Primary responsibilities are:
Education and/or Experience