Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch\u2019s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation\u2019s first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women\u2019s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
The Content Strategist/Writer will work on a team of writers, editors and content specialists within Fred Hutch\u2019s Communications & Marketing Department. This new role is responsible for developing and contributing to the implementation of an integrated content strategy to inform and engage Fred Hutch\u2019s diverse audiences, including scientific peers, patients and families, philanthropic donors, industry and health care delivery partners, and policymakers. The Content Strategist/Writer will be inspired by the challenge of working across subject matter areas, platforms and writing styles to plan, write and edit content for the public website (fredhutch.org), the intranet and other internal communications, contributed articles, executive communications and Hutch social media channels, as well as materials supporting marketing and media relations activities. Reporting to the Director of Editorial, the Content Strategist/Writer will also collaborate on planning and execution with designers, producers and others across Communications & Marketing.
At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, teams of world-renowned scientists and humanitarians work together to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other diseases. Researchers are discovering new ways to detect cancers earlier, improve treatments, and learn how to prevent cancers from growing. Although Fred Hutchinson opened its doors in 1975, its history began about 20 years before that. In 1962 Fred Hutchinson envisioned a center devoted to studying cancer, a disease that took his brother’s life. Today Fred Hutchinson is contributing to the next waves of breakthrough treatments and prevention strategies. Fred Hutchinson collaborates with the Seattle Cancer Alliance, the National Cancer Institute, and the University of Washington.