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The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is the nation's leading cancer advocacy organization. Together with our charitable partner, the American Cancer Society, we work in Congress, state legislatures and local jurisdictions to support evidence-based policy and legislative solutions designed to eliminate cancer as a major health problem. Based in Washington, DC with offices throughout the country, ACS CAN works to encourage elected officials and candidates to make cancer a top national priority.

It is the policy of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network not to discriminate against any employee or any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status or veteran status. This policy shall include, but not be limited to, the following: recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, compensation, training, layoff and termination.

ACS CAN is the advocacy affiliate of the American Cancer Society. For career opportunities with the Society, please visit cancer.org.

6 job listing(s)

Director, Federal Relations

Job ID: 5000888435906

District Of Columbia - Washington  |  September 30, 2022

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JOB SUMMARY

The Director, Federal Relations is responsible for advocating for and achieving identified federal legislative and regulatory policy priorities in a bi-partisan manner with the goal of reducing the cancer burden through evidence-based public policy.

 

This Director serves as principal federal lobbyist and strategist for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) on issues related to drug discovery and development, and other issues as assigned.

 

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Engagement Manager - Medicaid, State and Local Campaigns - Remote

Job ID: 5000890430406

Georgia - Atlanta  |  October 5, 2022

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*** This is a remote position that can be home-based in anywhere in the states of Georgia or Alabama ***
 
JOB SUMMARY

Under the guidance and supervision of the Sr. Manager, Medicaid, this position will work with state coalitions and partners to continue to grow grassroots campaign network, engage diverse and new partner organizations and supports, identify document individual stories and collaborate on communication strategies for the media and public for time-limited assigned issue campaigns.

Grassroots Manager, Colorado - Remote

Job ID: 5000897705906

Colorado - Denver  |  November 2, 2022

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*** This is a remote position and can be home-based anywhere within the state of Colorado. ***
 
JOB SUMMARY
 
Plan and execute a comprehensive grassroots advocacy program across assigned geography.

Grassroots Manager, New York City - Remote Hybrid

Job ID: 5000894041406

New York - New York  |  October 14, 2022

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***Will work to engage, cultivate, and support a portfolio of diverse grassroots partnerships and communities focused on similar goals to accelerate cancer cures, improve access to care and fight big tobacco in New York. This role is remote hybrid between home-base and Manhattan office and needs to be in the Greater NYC market.*** 

 

Managing Counsel, Advocacy - Remote

Job ID: 5000891967006

District Of Columbia - Washington  |  October 12, 2022

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This is a remote, home based position. Must be residing in the United States.

 

JOB SUMMARY

The Managing Counsel will provide strategic legal counsel to the American Cancer Society, Inc. (“the Society”), and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), the Society’s 501(c)(4) advocacy affiliate, with respect to the advocacy activities of both organizations.

 

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