Global Genes is a 501c3, non-profit whose mission is to to eliminate the challenges of Rare Disease. We build awareness, educate the global community, and provide critical connections and resources that equip advocates to become activists for their disease.


Global Genes® is currently seeking qualified candidates for the following position:

Event Coordinator

Posting Date: July 16, 2018

Posting Details: Posting open until position filled. Potential candidates should follow submission guidelines and will be contacted directly for interview dates.

Position: Reporting to the Meetings and Events Manager, the Event Coordinator will assist the Manager with event strategy, logistics and coordination including pre- and post-meetings, onsite, and daily operations. Examples of Global Genes events include the Annual Patient Advocacy Summit, Patient Advocacy Symposium at UPenn, Rare in the Square, Denim Dash 5k, Rare on the Road, and other advocacy and fundraising events. This position will also assist the entire Development team on projects and programs as needed including but not limited to Corporate Sponsorships, Annual Fund, Major Gifts, and Foundation grants.

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