American Society of Hematology

Careers at ASH

Open positions at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) are listed below. If you are searching for a hematology job, please visit the ASH Job Center.

Senior Manager of Practice Guidelines

The American Society of Hematology (ASH), a Washington, DC-based association of physicians and scientists committed to promoting blood disease research and education, seeks a dynamic, motivated, and detail-oriented Senior Manager of Practice Guidelines. The Senior Manager of Practice Guidelines manages the simultaneous development of multiple practice guidelines, manages the interim updating of published guidelines, works with the Director of Quality Improvement Programs and the Committee on Quality to implement the Society's strategic direction for guideline development, and works with ASH staff and members on the dissemination and implementation of guidelines. This role will be responsible for: documenting, ensuring compliance with, and refining ASH's guideline development Standard Operating Procedure (SOP); managing the dissemination of practice guidelines; assisting with directing the operations of the department; and supervising Practice Guideline project staff.

The ideal candidate must be a self-starter who thrives and is able to work independently in a fast-paced, creative environment. Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor's degree with at least  seven years of professional work experience with the development of clinical practice guidelines, familiarity with national and international standards for guideline development and assessment, and systematic review of clinical evidence. A Master's degree and previous experience in development and documentation of the guideline development process for a medical association or society are strongly desired. Preference will be given to candidates with prior supervisory experience, strong project management skills, and previous experience in medical writing and editing. Qualified candidates must be detail-oriented with excellent oral and written communication skills and exceptional organizational and follow-through skills.

ASH has a collegial, high-energy, and results-driven work environment. Society staff take pride in effective time and resource management. We highly value collaboration, education, innovation, and excellence. We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated these values in their day-to-day work experience.

The Society's headquarters is within walking distance of several Metro stations on the Blue/Orange and Red lines.

To apply, send a resume, salary requirement, writing sample, and cover letter that speaks to how you have demonstrated alignment with our stated values to   jobs@hematology.org  with the subject line "ASH JOBS: Senior Manager of Practice Guidelines."

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Accounting Assistant

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) seeks a dynamic, motivated, and detail-oriented Accounting Assistant. This position is primarily responsible for processing accounts receivable. Other responsibilities include serving as a customer liaison regarding payment and collection issues, providing administrative support for the Finance department, and other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate is a self-starter who thrives and is able to work independently in a fast-paced, creative environment. Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma with a minimum of one year of work experience in accounts receivable and collections; a bachelor's degree and experience in customer relations and researching payment/collection issues is preferred. Qualified candidates must be detail-oriented with exceptional organizational skills and must also have excellent oral/written communication skills as well as customer service skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) is required; familiarity in Microsoft Dynamics and Personify is preferred.

ASH has a collegial, high-energy, and results-driven work environment. Society staff take pride in effective time and resource management. We highly value collaboration, education, innovation, and excellence. We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated these values in their day-to-day work experience.

The Society's headquarters is within walking distance of several Metro stations on the Blue/Orange and Red lines.

To apply, send a resume, salary requirement, and cover letter that speaks to how you have demonstrated alignment with our stated values to jobs@hematology.org with the subject line "ASH JOBS: Accounting Assistant."

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Policy and Practice Coordinator

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) seeks a resourceful and detail-oriented Policy and Practice Coordinator. This position assists the Director of Government Relations, Practice and Scientific Affairs, and Government Affairs and Practice staff in all phases of policy and practice activities for the Society, including health care practice, quality of care, reimbursement issues, and research.

The Policy and Practice Coordinator serves as a general resource for programs and projects, and is responsible for day-to-day tasks including: maintaining reviews and updating best practices for organization of departmental web pages and web-based resources; coordinating the setup and execution of practice and reimbursement related webinars; maintaining filing system and supply/equipment needs for the department; assisting with research on legislation and federal programs; planning and attending relevant meetings and/or hearings as needed on Capitol Hill or with Federal agencies; scheduling Committee and Subcommittee conference calls; assisting with the development, production, and distribution of electronic newsletters, advocacy alerts, Website updates, and other department materials; and assisting with the finalization of advocacy statements and comments to Congress and Federal Agencies.

This position will work closely with the Government Relations and Practice Manager to assist with the planning, logistics, and administration associated with the annual Carrier Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting, the ASH Practice Partnership, and various Committee and Subcommittee meetings. These responsibilities include arranging appointments and following up with congressional offices, producing meeting minutes, and developing electronic meeting notebooks.

Qualified candidates will have a four-year degree and a minimum of two years of relevant work experience. The ideal candidate should have previous experience and interest in health care policy. Capitol Hill or government relations experience is strongly preferred. This position requires strong oral and written communication, excellent organizational skills, keen attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task and manage multiple deadlines. Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) is required. Basic knowledge of HTML, web standards, and social media (Twitter, Facebook, etc) experience preferred.

ASH has a collegial, high-energy, and results-driven work environment. Society staff take pride in effective time and resource management. We highly value collaboration, education, innovation, and excellence. We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated these values in their day-to-day work experience.

The Society's headquarters is within walking distance of several Metro stations on the Blue/Orange and Red lines.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to jobs@hematology.org with the subject line "ASH JOBS: POLICY & PRACTICE COORD."

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Corporate Relations Coordinator

The American Society of Hematology, seeks a dynamic and resourceful Corporate Relations Coordinator. In close coordination with the Corporate Relations Manager, the Corporate Relations Coordinator is responsible for the preparation of all corporate grant requests, acknowledgements, and reporting, and will serve as one of the primary contacts for all corporate partners of the Society.

The Corporate Relations Coordinator assists with the administration, review, and application process associated with various corporate programs. Responsibilities include coordinating the day-to-day logistics of the Corporate Friends Program, sending notifications, fulfilling mailing lists, and enforcing policies onsite. This role will serve as the primary logistics contact for the Corporate Council and will assist the Corporate Relations Manager as the liaison to the Council. Responsibilities also include: researching and cultivating new corporate prospects; identifying creative ways to diversify funding within the corporate community; tracking payments and letters of agreement for all corporate support; working closely with the Finance department to ensure records are accurate and up-to-date; and entering and tracking all information related to corporate grant support using the donor database.

The ideal candidate must have excellent organizational skills with a strong attention to detail, deadlines, and follow-through. Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years of experience in corporate relations in a development setting. Experience with the pharmaceutical industry and the solicitation of major corporate gifts is preferred. Qualified candidates will have exposure to best practices in building and maintaining effective relationships with corporate partners and determining when and how to successfully solicit gifts. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and donor databases is required.

ASH has a collegial, high-energy, and results-driven work environment. Society employees take pride in effective time and resource management. We highly value collaboration, education, innovation, and excellence. We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated these values in their day-to-day work experience.

The Society’s headquarters is within walking distance of several Metro stations on the Blue/Orange and Red lines.

To apply, send a resume, writing sample (preferably scientific), salary requirement, and cover letter that speaks to how you have demonstrated alignment with our stated values to jobs@hematology.org with the subject line "ASH JOBS: Corporate Relations Coordinator."

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