Liberal Arts Career Services
Liberal Arts Career Services

American Cancer Society, Patient Resource Specialist, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11485

Fri, March 11, 2016

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. BSW or MSW degree is desirable. 

• At least one year of relevant experience in social work, patient services, public health or customer service preferred. (Internships will be considered toward the one year minimum.) 
• Bilingual (English/Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Vietnamese) desirable. 
• Exposure to medical terminology, social services programs or non-profit health organizations preferred.
• Effective problem solving and crisis resolution skills. 
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work with diverse individuals and groups. 
• Strong time management skills with attention to detail and an ability to effectively prioritize a high caseload. 
• Some case management experience is desirable. 
• Remains composed and professional under stress and takes responsibility for delivering on personal and organizational commitments. 
• Basic keyboard skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office required. 
• Independent self starter with ability to employ sound judgment and solid decision-making skills in a fast-paced environment. 
• Ability to work effectively in a team environment. 

Staff have a unique opportunity to save lives through direct mission impact while fulfilling personal and career objectives. The American Cancer Society values accountability and high performance and rewards those teams and team members who continually improve their capability and contribution. The American Cancer Society is also dedicated to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce to help achieve our mission. 

Save Lives. Fulfill Yours. 

ACS is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks candidates from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBT community, veterans, and people with disabilities.

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