The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is the nonpartisan advocacy affiliate of the Society and the nation’s leading cancer advocacy organization, working every day to make cancer issues a top priority.
Career opportunities with ACS CAN include working with grassroots staff to advocate for improved cancer legislation, supporting the mission and fundraising goals of ACS CAN, and developing positive relationships with local, state, and federal elected officials.
ACS CAN's most successful advocacy professionals are interested in politics, detail-oriented, project-driven, and ready for a challenge.
Opportunities may include:
• Government relations
• Media advocacy
• Grassroots organizing
If you are a recent college graduate, degrees that may align with ACS CAN opportunities include political science, history, public administration, and social sciences, among others. To learn more about ACS CAN, please visit: acscan.org. To search for current opportunities at ACS CAN and the Society, click here.