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CURE, Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy, is the leading nongovernmental Organization fully committed to funding research in the epilepsies. CURE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Organization encourages applications from qualified persons of every race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, and disability.

If you’re interested in joining a talented group of people dedicated to finding a cure for the epilepsies, please email your resume to the address noted in the position descriptions below. Know someone who might be interested in a position listed here? Please forward this page to them. Thank you!

Positions Available

Full Time

The Manager, Research Administration position is onsite at the Chicago headquarters office and provides integral support for the Research Program by managing all incoming grant applications, contracting, reporting, payments and other administrative functions. This position plays a critical role liaising between the Research Team and Communications, Finance, and Development departments. In addition to the grant programs, the Research Administrator coordinates and administers several other programs within the Research department and is a key point-of-contact for various committees and external partners.
 

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All interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Resumes@CUREepilepsy.org with "Manager Research Administration" in the subject line. Due to the large interest in working with CURE, we are not able to take phone calls or personally respond to emails. Potential candidates for open positions will be invited for an interview. 

Full Time

The Development Assistant is based in our Chicago headquarters and reports to the Director of Development. This position performs administrative responsibilities to primarily support the day-to-day operations of the Development team in a challenging and fast-paced work environment. Performs duties of a confidential nature. Works under general guidance and supervision.

 

Responsibilities may include communication and coordination with all levels of internal and external customers; database entry; receiving and screening calls; greeting visitors; making travel and meeting arrangements; preparing correspondence, documents, and reports; and working on projects as needed. 

 

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All interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to kate.murphy@CUREepilepsy.org with "Development Assistant" in the subject line. Due to the large interest in working with CURE, we are not able to take phone calls or personally respond to emails. Potential candidates for open positions will be invited for an interview.

Full Time

If you want to use your advanced digital marketing expertise to improve the quality of life of 65 million people impacted by epilepsy, read on…

 

As Digital Marketing Manager for Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE), you would be responsible for online lead generation, supporter engagement, and fundraising, as a means to educate constituents and supporters about research discoveries, and for raising money online for research to cure epilepsy and reduce treatment side effects. Your key respinsibilities would include online campaign strategy and messaging, implementing fundraising email campaigns from start-to-finish, search engine marketing and optimization, and more.

 

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All interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@CUREepilepsy.org with "Digital Marketing Manager" in the subject line. Due to the large interest in working with CURE, we are not able to take phone calls or personally respond to emails. Potential candidates for open positions will be invited for an interview.

Full Time

The Development Manager, Major Donor Relations is responsible for actively seeking new funding opportunities while developing strategies for increasing a broader base of donors to support the organization. This position is responsible for the cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of major donor prospects, inclusive of corporate, individual and foundation sources. The Development Manager will cultivate donors making major gifts in the range of $10,000-$100,000. The Development Manager will also be responsible for planning and executing proven engagement strategies that result in both donor retention and increased giving. This position will build a significant prospect base and assume responsibility for a fundraising goal.

 

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All interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to jobs@CUREepilepsy.org with "Development Manager, Major Donor Relations" in the subject line. Due to the large interest in working with CURE, we are not able to take phone calls or personally respond to emails. Potential candidates for open positions will be invited for an interview.

 

Posted: 3/21/18