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.
- Community Development Manager (Portland)
- Education Coordinator
- Marketing Coordinator
- Marketing Manager
- Outreach Manager
- Public Relations Manager
- Special Assistant to the President
- Web Developer
Community Development Manager (Portland)
The National Psoriasis Foundation is seeking a seasoned volunteer development and fund raising professional to organize volunteers and execute walks, cycling and other fund raising and program initiatives in the northwestern U.S. Responsibilities include cultivating and soliciting donors, sponsorships, and event participants; volunteer management including recruitment and training; and directing special events in the cities of Portland, Seattle, and Denver. Responsibilities also include managing our community division of volunteers in Portland to execute mission related advocacy/educational activities at the community level.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent, five years of experience in non-profit development, management of volunteers, and event marketing and sales experience. Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills, able to work in a team environment. Competitive salary with excellent benefits. Position requires overnight travel. Please forward your cover letter with salary requirements and resume to Human Resources.
The editor is responsible for providing editorial direction and content strategy for the Foundation's magazine, web properties, e-newsletters, and other campaigns and collateral materials; develops, writes and edits materials for print and web; develops and maintains print and online editorial calendars; and ensures editorial consistency of the Foundation brand.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications or related field; minimum 5 years writing, editing and communications production experience; excellent writing and copyediting skills; fluent with Associated Press (AP) style guidelines with a working knowledge of AMA style; ability to write for a wide variety of audiences and media styles; and experience with health, medical and/or science writing is preferred. Please forward a cover letter, resume and three writing samples to Human Resources.Full Job Description
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 full time Education Coordinator for our patient navigation center. This position will be responsible for the production and distribution of disease treatment and access to care resources for people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Responsibilities include providing daily distribution of both internet-based and printed educational resources to constituents; developing educational content and resources; reviewing materials for accuracy; compiling information materials from other sources for distribution; managing/maintaining the inventory and production schedules of printed education information that includes booklets, fact sheets and reference documents; and providing administrative assistance for the Outreach & Education Department.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree, preferably with concentration in health education/promotion, public health, or community health, with 1-2 years related work experience.Working understanding of health literacy standards, proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office products, excellent verbal and written communications skills, good attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task is required. Please forward your cover letter with salary requirements and resume to Human Resources.
A national, nonprofit patient advocacy organization, headquartered in Portland, Ore., seeks a Marketing Coordinator. Responsibilities include managing timelines, production schedules and monitoring flow of work for the marketing and communications department's projects and initiatives; setting and maintaining marketing calendars; creating, posting and monitoring content on our social media platforms, tracking, updating and archiving media coverage; developing media lists and distributing media materials; researching media outreach opportunities; and assisting with other projects and tasks.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, business or related field; 2+ years project management experience; understanding of marketing principles, highly organized with strong attention to detail; and excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Please forward your cover letter, resume and salary requirements to Human Resources.
National Psoriasis Foundation is a non-profit dedicated to finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Headquartered in Portland, Ore., the Psoriasis Foundation is seeking a Marketing Manager. This position is responsible for implementing and managing marketing initiatives and developing materials to promote the organization's new patient Navigation Center. Responsibilities include developing and implementing marketing plans and tactics; creating marketing content for multiple platforms and various audiences; coordinating marketing promotional activities and events; conducting regular marketing research and analyzing impact of marketing activities; and assisting the Marketing & Communications Department with other marketing projects.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, business or related field; three + years of developing, implementing and evaluating marketing campaigns; proven experience with developing marketing materials for print and web; excellent writing and copyediting skills; ability to write for a wide variety of audiences and media styles; and ability to work in a team environment.Please forward a cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and two writing samples to Human Resources.
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 full time Outreach Manager. This position is responsible for planning, developing, and coordinating outreach programs to reach those affected by psoriatic disease. Responsibilities include developing outreach programs to acquire volunteers and donors to support the Foundation's mission; directing our educational webcast program; recruiting and training volunteers for our peer mentor program; and overseeing the development and printing of educational booklets and fact sheets.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree, preferably with concentration in health education/promotion, public health, or community health with 3+ years of related work experience.Excellent written and oral communication skills, strong project management skills, ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, and experience with recruiting and managing volunteers is required. Please forward a cover letter with salary requirement and your resume to Human Resources.
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Public Relations Manager
The National Psoriasis Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Headquartered in Portland, Ore., the Psoriasis Foundation is seeking a Public Relations Manager. We are looking for a creative individual to develop and execute our public relations and social media strategy. Position will be responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing our public relations activities and social media initiatives to advance awareness about psoriatic disease. Responsibilities include creating and distributing press releases, media materials, and pitching stories; cultivating relationships with members of the media; monitoring and evaluating media coverage; conducting media training for volunteers; developing social media content to bring awareness and motivate individuals to become involved with the organization; and assist with writing for our web properties and publications.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree with 4+ years experience working in the field of public relations and/or marketing, excellent writing and editing skills, experience with writing press releases and pitching stories, ability to meet deadlines, and be able to work in a team-oriented environment. Please forward a cover letter with your salary requirement and your resume to Human Resources.
Special Assistant to the President
We are seeking a full time, professional, self-motivated and organized individual to serve as our Special Assistant to the President.Responsibilities will include handling a broad range of executive support activities for the day-to-day operations of the President & CEO and Board of Directors. This position will also be responsible for creating and managing effective communication systems to keep staff informed of the organization’s activities and events.
Requirements: 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.
Special Events Manager
We are looking for an energetic, dynamic individual to help assist and manage aspects of our special events program throughout the country that include walks, cycling, runs, and social events. Responsibilities include supporting event leadership and volunteers nationally in recruitment, training, fundraising, sponsorships, logistics, and implementation of events; managing Donor Drive, our web based fundraising software program; providing customer service to event participants, sponsors, and volunteers; and assisting with event management and planning of special events.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree with two + years of successful experience in special events planning and / or, fundraising, and volunteer management. Must have excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills, and be able to work in a team environment. Good attention to detail and organizational skills are required. Please forward your cover letter with salary requirement and resume to Human Resources.
This position is responsible for managing the front end web development of the Foundation’s web properties by implementing campaign, online lead generation and tactics for digital projects. In addition, will be responsible for the integrity of content on our web properties.
Requirements include the following:
- Bachelor’s degree in web development, programming or related area and/or a 2 year associate’s degree with relevant work experience
- Expertise in front end web development and ability to execute online marketing initiatives including experience with SEO best practices, microdata (schema.org) and using front-end APIs (Google Analytics event implementation)
- Proven experience as a front-end developer
- Experience with optimizing web properties for mobile and a mobile first development philosophy
- Familiarity with Photoshop (slicing .psds) and with Twitter's Bootstrap
- Ability to query MySQL database and do light API integration a plus
- Deep understanding of Drupal's 'theme layer' a plus
- Solid project management and organizational skills
- Ability to meet deadlines, communicate effectively and work in a team environment
Please forward a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to Human Resources.
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National Psoriasis Foundation
Attn: Human Resources
6600 SW 92nd Ave., Suite 300
Portland, OR 97223
Updated July 2015