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American Cancer Society Career Areas

American Cancer Society Career Areas

Make a personal connection with a unique and highly inspiring mission while fulfilling your career goals. We offer a range of opportunities in support of our important work. If you’re ready for challenging responsibility and satisfaction at making a personal difference, there’s a place for you at the American Cancer Society and at our advocacy affiliate, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN).

Job Search

At the American Cancer Society and ACS CAN, one purpose unites us – saving lives from cancer.  Be part of something incredible and join our talented teams. We are currently hiring in career areas all across the US. 



Use Your Skills to Finish the Fight

Explore our career areas and find where your skills can do the greatest good in the fight against cancer.

Business Operations
We have numerous nationwide programs and initiatives that carry out our lifesaving mission. Behind the scenes, keeping all of these activities on track, you’ll find our business operations team.

Cancer Control and Research
A career in our cancer control and research area may involve collaborating with health research organizations, providing statistical support, conducting original research, and supporting the review of research grants.

Community Outreach and Events
Touch nearly every part of our mission and serve as the face of the Society in your community through developing and planning fundraising events, coaching volunteers, and fostering relationships with individuals, sponsors, and vendors.

Our Finance department is responsible for managing the Society’s financial strategy and performance, ensuring that donor dollars are spent wisely and efficiently to maximize the impact in the fight against cancer.

Health Information and Services
Educate people on ways they can reduce their cancer risk and promote and deliver our free information and services to those seeking cancer treatment and support.

Human Resources
Our talent strategy team helps us attract, develop, and support every one of our dedicated staff members. They also ensure that each employee has the resources they need to perform to the best of their ability.

Information Technology
Support the Society’s technology infrastructure. Opportunities include technology development, application and enterprise architecture, database administration, and workplace solutions development.

Marketing Communications and Creative
We need creative people with original ideas to help spread our lifesaving message. If you can communicate information so it is eye-catching, compelling, and spurs the viewer to action, we may have a career opportunity for you.

Relationship Development and Account Management
Use your people skills to make an impact in the fight against cancer. Help us build and retain relationships with corporate partners and distinguished individuals including the execution of donor appreciation events at the highest level.

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN)
ACS CAN is the Society's nonpartisan advocacy affiliate. Career opportunities with ACS CAN include creating political awareness campaigns, and developing positive relationships with public officials.

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We are Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

The American Cancer Society is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity, and will take positive action to continually ensure equal opportunity to our employees and to our applicants in the conduct of all business activities.