Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch’s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation’s first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women’s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
The Community Outreach Manager will establish, develop, maintain and enhance strong and trusted external relationships with traditional minority and underrepresented communities in order to support the Center’s mission and short- and long-term public affairs goals. The Community Outreach Manager will manage logistics for certain internal and external events and manage the campus tour program. The Community Outreach Manager is expected to take initiatives, be a self-starter, and be able to work independently of others. Must maintain professionalism, show flexibility, be customer-service oriented, handle multiple tasks and changing priorities, and remain composed under pressure of deadlines. In partnership with the Communications and Marketing, Business Development and Strategy, and Philanthropy departments, support the Fred Hutch brand and position the Center as a thought leader in health care and research, a progressive employer, and a responsible corporate citizen.
Community Outreach (60%):
Special Events (30%):
Campus Tours (10%)
The ideal candidate will first and foremost be passionate about the cause of eradicating cancer and other related disease. The candidate must possess: