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Operations Coordinator

About the Prostate Cancer Foundation

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world’s leading philanthropic organization funding and accelerating prostate cancer research. Founded in 1993, PCF has been responsible for raising close to $1 billion in support of cutting-edge research by more than 2,200 research projects at 220 leading cancer centers in 22 countries around the world. Thanks in part to PCF’s commitment to ending death and suffering from prostate cancer, the death rate is down by 52 percent and countless more men are alive today as a result. The Prostate Cancer Foundation research now impacts more than 70 forms of human cancer by focusing on immunotherapy, the microbiome, and food as medicine. Learn more at www.pcf.org.

Operations Coordinator

The operations coordinator role is an exciting opportunity that offers the chance to assist in the daily operations of a non-profit foundation. This role is crucial to ensure foundation office operations runs smoothly. The operations coordinator will need to be able to multi-task and have strong verbal and written communications skills. The ideal candidate is a self-starter and a hard worker with an innate ability to handle tasks and complete projects with minimal direct supervision.

Full-time / Non-exempt / In-Person Position
Reports to: Manager, Operations

Key Duties of the Operations Coordinator will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Support mission-critical initiatives
  • Special project support as requested
  • Assist other staff across the organization with overflow work, including word processing, data entry, and internet research projects and tasks
  • Maintain a working knowledge of the PCF mission and programs to promote the field and campaign fundraising
  • Provide support and promote the PCF community fundraising initiative
  • Calendar management (Microsoft Outlook)
  • Schedule meetings and conference rooms
  • Set-up & clean conference room for meetings
  • Answer phones, check voicemail, take messages and forward to appropriate staff
  • Check the main info@pcf.org email account and answer or forward messages as appropriate
  • Process incoming checks: copying database entry, reconciliation, etc.
  • Board book preparation support
  • Assist the Foundation’s golf and sports programs when needed
  • Coordinate a wide range of office administrative and operational functions
  • Provide client and donor callers with resource information/location

Key Duties of the role will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Order office and kitchen supplies
  • Greet visitors to the Foundation
  • Maintain office supply room inventory (e.g. paper in copier)
  • Regularly monitor kitchen supplies, especially food and beverages
  • Maintain cleanliness in lunchroom/kitchen and conference room
  • Sort and distribute incoming mail
  • Log and send out Federal Express and USPS packages/envelopes
  • Respond to direct mail suppression requests
  • Maintain knowledge of current postal regulations and services frequently used by the Foundation
  • Process requests for printed materials (PCF guides and info sheets) in online database (in- house mailing of special materials requests)
  • Projects and other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent telephone skills and proficiency in English
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Resourceful research skills (i.e., online research)
  • Courteous and patient with callers
  • Willingness to work as a team player
  • Must be computer literate in MS Office (preferably version 2013 or higher)
  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs.
  • Minimum 3 years office experience is required

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and resume. Feel free to include links to projects. Only local, direct candidates (no recruiters) and no phone calls. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

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