Careers

Events Coordinator

About the position:  
Camp Kesem seeks a creative problem solving, detail and process-oriented Events Coordinator (EC) who can successfully support a growing national Fundraising Events portfolio consisting of five major events raising over $2 million annually, Kesem’s National Leadership Summit, community outreach events, and internal meetings. The EC will report to the Development Director, Events (DDE), and will also provide event-related executive support to Kesem’s CEO and senior leadership team. The EC will be a key internal and external-facing representative of the organization, and must be comfortable interacting with major donors, Event Board Members, and other supporters.

Location: Events Coordinator will work remotely from their home office.  Preference will be given to candidates that reside in a Kesem event market (Chicago, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, or Boston).The Events Coordinator must be able to travel extensively. On average, the Events Coordinator  should expect to travel 10-12 times per year, all within the United States. Camp Kesem currently holds two large fundraising events and three medium size fundraising events annually. Travel commitments may include staff meetings, the National Leadership Summit, national fundraising events, and event board meetings.

Additional information and application instructions: Please see the full job description here. Apply by February 13, 2020.
 


Regional Program Director

About the position:
 The Regional Program Director (RPD) is a remote, entry-level position. The RPD is responsible for oversight of our chapter programs, including providing ongoing support to existing chapters and development of newer chapters. The RPD ensures the successful delivery of our flagship program, an overnight summer camp, at all chapters that they oversee in addition to year-round programs. The RPD works in partnership with other RPD’s, Managers of Programs, the Operations Team, the remainder of the Kesem Staff to implement Kesem’s growth plan and drive the overall success of the organization.  Each RPD reports directly to a Manager of Programs.

Be a part of a dynamic, fun, energetic, growing national movement and remote team. Lead and support college students through an experiential leadership program dedicated to supporting vulnerable children and their families through the social and emotional impacts of cancer. Help Kesem deliver a robust and year-long training curriculum to develop their skills in critical thinking, teamwork, public speaking, problem-solving, project management and financial management. Guide students to run chapters and lead committees, cultivating their talents and preparing them to serve as effective leaders wherever they go. 

Location: This is a remote position. Candidates must live in an area with easy access to a major airport. We are hiring to fill one Program Director position for each of the regions listed below. Candidates living in these regions are preferred:

Bay Area, California (for Northern California region)
Maryland or New York (for Northeast region)
Atlanta, Georgia or Florida (for Southeast region)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania or Ohio (for Greater Ohio region)

Additional information and application instructions: Please see the full job description here.

Kesem is always looking for Mental Health Professionals and Nurses for our camps!