Career Opportunities

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.

Open positions

Chief Revenue Officer

National Psoriasis Foundation is a non-profit dedicated to finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Headquartered in Portland, Ore., the Foundation is seeking an experienced Chief Revenue Officer. This senior manager position is responsible for providing vision, leadership, and overall management of the Foundation’s revenue producing initiatives. Responsibilities include directing the performance and alignment of revenue operations throughout the organization; overseeing all activities related to the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of financial support from individuals, organizations, industry partners, foundations, and transactional relationships; developing and executing revenue growth strategies and initiatives to achieve revenue targets; overseeing management of all field operations; and ensuring engagement / fundraising processes and tactics are integrated with all mission related activities. The Chief Revenue Officer will be working closely and collaboratively with the President & CEO, executive team and senior volunteer leadership in developing strategies to maximize the Foundation’s revenue generating potential.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, a post-graduate degree preferred, with a minimum of seven plus years of professional fundraising experience; including significant event management, volunteer and board development, major gifts and corporate solicitations. The ideal candidate will have exceptional networking skills, with the ability to establish relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders; multi-task and meet deadlines under pressure; proven organizational, analytical and implementation skills; and experience in recruiting, training and managing volunteers. The successful candidate thrives in a fast paced environment and is driven to achieve outstanding results.  Position requires frequent overnight travel. Please forward a cover letter with salary requirement and your resume to Human Resources.

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Media Sales Manager

The National Psoriasis Foundation is a dynamic and growing non-profit dedicated to finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Headquartered in Portland, OR, the Foundation is seeking a Media Sales Manager. The Media Sales Manager is responsible for the management of our advertising sales, delivery and reporting for the entire suite of the Foundation’s advertising delivery platforms, including print and digital publications, web properties, and email marketing. Responsibilities include creating and implementing a strategic media sales strategy that focuses on revenue generation; developing and maintaining new and existing business for digital / print properties; working closely with our corporate partners to develop advertising strategies to meet their goals and campaign objectives; and maintaining close working relations with advertisers / agencies to ensure customer retention and renewals.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or related field with a minimum of 3+ years of direct sales or sales support experience in both digital and print advertising industry; 2 years of experience using DoubleClick for Publishers or a similar online ad trafficking platform; and a full understanding of the digital sales process. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of media process and trafficking; know-how with developing digital solutions for the pharma/healthcare industry; experience working with multiple media vendors; excellent customer service skills and the ability to multi-task; and experience with PPC/SEM.  Familiarity with HTML, Flash, JavaScript, and interface design is preferred. Position requires the ability to travel. Please forward a cover letter with salary requirement and your resume to Human Resources.

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Paralegal (Part-Time: 20 Hours Per Work Week)

The National Psoriasis Foundation is a dynamic and growing non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, the Foundation is seeking a part-time Paralegal. In this position, you will be responsible for helping to identify and assess legal risks to the Foundation and to mitigate the Foundation’s exposure to legal liabilities, including by providing assistance with reviewing, drafting, revising, and editing contracts entered into by the Foundation.  Responsibilities will include analyzing proposals and contracts and providing advice regarding potential legal risks and developing strategies to reduce or eliminate such risks; working with internal staff and external third parties on contract negotiations; creating and managing legal contract templates; maintaining electronic and paper file records of executed contracts; working with the Foundation’s outside legal counsel as needed; and assisting with other projects.                                      

Requirements: Bachelor's degree, with a paralegal certificate, and at least five years of corporate paralegal experience; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.  This ideal candidate will have knowledge of nonprofit, corporate and contract law and regulation, with ability to interpret its applicability to facts; knowledge of contracting principles and best practices; experienced in reviewing, drafting and revising contracts;  excellent legal writing skills; proficient with Microsoft Office products; strong organizational skills and the ability to work in a team environment.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to Human Resources.

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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:

Please email your information to Human Resources at

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

Fax: 503-245-0626

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