CURE, Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy, is the leading nongovernmental organization fully committed to funding research in the epilepsies. CURE invests more than 88% of its funds in its mission - among the highest percentage for charities nationwide. The organization is in a growth stage and offers the job opportunities listed below. 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.
CURE is looking to expand our rapidly growing team. 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!
Chief Scientific Officer
The Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) is responsible for driving the scientific agenda of the organization, both internally and externally, in ways that measurably accelerate progress towards curing epilepsy. The CSO recruits and develops scientific talent to serve the organization in employed, partnership and volunteer capacities. The CSO builds relationships across a wide range of non-profit, governmental and industry forums to advance the mission of the organization. The CSO will also play a significant role in stewarding, cultivating and soliciting major donors. The CSO will be in a position, in collaboration with the CEO and staff and volunteer leadership teams, to enhance research streams, expand the CURE portfolio and drive forth the growth of the organization centered around the vision to make an enormous and transformative impact on epilepsy prevention and care.
Special Events Intern
The Special Events Intern supports the event logistics, database and research needs of the Development department in the following key areas: assist with cross-functional special projects and administration, schedule meetings, prepare event materials, and research donors and corporate supporters. This intern position reports to the Manager, Special Events and Corporate Relations.
Community Relations Intern
The Community Relations Intern helps coordinate activities to ensure and enhance CURE’s presence within the community. Support the needs of the Development department in the following key areas: conduct research on donors and companies, assist with the revenue generating programs, perform administrative duties and any additional outreach projects as assigned. This intern position reports to the Community Engagement Coordinator.
Development Data Intern
The Development Data Intern supports the data and analytic needs of the Development department in the following key areas: maintains electronic records and paper files; audits historical data; implements constituent database enhancements; performs data cleansing; conducts donor and prospect research. This intern position reports to the Manager, Individual Giving and Foundation Relations.