Career Opportunities

National Psoriasis Foundation staff

The National Psoriasis Foundation strives to attract, hire, train and promote quality individuals who have a proven ability to perform in a professional organization. The Psoriasis Foundation is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit.

It is the policy of the National Psoriasis Foundation to conduct its relations with employees and applicants without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, religion, marital status, medical condition, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected classifications, except as permitted by law.

Internships


Medical Education Coordinator

A national, nonprofit patient advocacy organization located in Portland, Ore, is seeking a full time, professional, self-motivated and organized individual to serve as our Medical Education Coordinator. This individual will have the opportunity to handle a broad range of tasks in providing administrative support for our medical programs department. Responsibilities include assisting with our education programing invitations, participant applications, responding and tracking correspondence of participants, maintaining our education webpages and calendar of events, preparing of program materials and reports, and assisting with the preparation of Continuing Medical Education (CME) applications and reporting. The ideal candidate will be an organized team player with exceptional customer service and multi-tasking skills.

Requirements: Requirements include a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of one + years of administrative assistance experience and / or program coordination experience, proficient knowledge of all Microsoft Office programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, and strong project management skills. Please forward your cover letter with salary requirement and resume to Human Resources.

Return to top ↑


Special Assistant to the President

A national, nonprofit patient advocacy organization located in Portland, Ore, is seeking a full time, professional, self-motivated and organized individual to serve as our Special Assistant to the President. This position will be responsible for establishing and managing effective communication systems to keep staff informed of the organization's activities and events. Responsibilities will also include handling a broad range of high-level administrative support activities for the Board of Trustees and the day-to-day operations of the President & CEO.

Requirements: Requirements include a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of three years of relative experience, strong project management skills, experience working with nonprofit boards, advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products, meeting planning and travel management experience, excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills, good attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task. Please forward your resume with salary requirements to Human Resources.

Return to top ↑


Internships

Advocacy internship

Download internship information (PDF) »

Return to top ↑


How to apply

To apply for a position with the National Psoriasis Foundation, please forward a cover letter, resume and any job specific requirements to:

National Psoriasis Foundation
Attn: Human Resources
6600 SW 92nd Ave., Suite 300
Portland, OR 97223

Fax: 503.245.0626

You may also email your information to Human Resources at hr@psoriasis.org.

Get directions to our office »

Return to top ↑

Updated March 2014


Find Us Online