Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Web Analyst Salary Range: £39,750 - £42,750 Including London weighting Location: Angel Are you an engaging and technically experienced Web Analyst who can help us win the fight against cancer? We are looking for a driven and self-starting individual to... Implement online tracking, tagging and analytics infrastructure and solutions to provide accurate, actionable data to the business Implement cutting edge analytics solutions to help us become best-in-class data handlers Consult with stakeholders throughout the business to shape and implement solutions in support of business objectives Play a key role in shaping website development solutions, creating the right governance and safety checks to maintain tracking accuracy The Technical Web Analyst is an exciting role which sits within our Marketing Services team but will work along with internal and external stakeholders. These include insights and business analysts, UX specialists, digital product managers and producers, website developers, system admins, a wide range of marketing teams and external marketing agencies. This role provides a great opportunity to maintain and improve the integrity of our web analytics data to ultimately beat cancer sooner. You can help us bring forward the day when all cancers are cured through... Your ability to understand the needs of the business and use it to improve our tracking strategy Your ability to communicate technical subjects to non-technical stakeholders You'll possess a working knowledge of Javascript, HTML, CSS, Google Tagmanager and Google Analytics so that you are able to provide solutions to complex tracking requirements, debug tracking issues and support the business by providing technical support on Google Analytics. If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and keep families together longer. Please apply online, including a CV and cover letter as one document. What we can offer you: Learning & development opportunities which are tailored to you A wonderful culture where everyone feels valued 25 days leave per annum with the option to buy 5 extra days Excellent pension scheme Life assurance Season ticket loan Volunteering opportunities At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Romford, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Salary: £17,738.50 p.a. + excellent benefits 3 x roles available 1 Full time (37.5 hours) this will include a Saturday on a rotational basis. Are you retail professional with strong eBay skills and the desire to take the next step in your career and help us beat cancer sooner? We are looking for a commercially minded eBay team plater to join our eBay team and support with the day to day running of CRUK eBay hub. Key Responsibilities will include: Selection of ebay suitable stock from stock donations Creating details product listing card for item in preparation for ebay listing including item Photographing items for listing Pick and pack items for dispatch Working to set daily processing targets. Cancer Research UK is leading pioneering, life-saving research and our long-term ambition is to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. Every step we make towards beating cancer relies on every pound, every hour and every person, and our 1,100 retail staff work relentlessly every day towards this goal. Now we need an eBay Hub Manager with strong computer and eBay skills to support our retail chain by selling our donated product on eBay and being accountable for the sales & profit of this stock along with the day-to-day operations. Join us to help save millions of lives through your... Understanding of high street retail fashion & eBay salability Experience of being part of a target driven team. Excellent eye for detail Proven ability to use own initiative CRUK ebay operation is currently 9-5:00 Monday to Saturday these hours are set to increase as the operation expands Our relentless drive towards beating cancer means that we're constantly trying new avenues, which means you'll be innovative and open-minded to new ways of working. If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and add years. See the job description via the button below. *Please note internally this role is known as eBay Support Admin At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Contracts Manager Salary: £33,000 to £40,000 dependant on experience. Location: Angel, London Cancer Research UK Commercial Partnerships (CRUK-CP) is responsible for identifying, developing and advancing research discoveries for the benefit of cancer patients. All of our profits are reinvested in further research through Cancer Research UK. CRUK-CP's continued success in supporting Cancer Research UK's vision of beating cancer depends upon the drive, passion and dedication of its legal team. You will have a legal qualification and/or hands-on experience of drafting and negotiating relevant commercial contracts. You will also have experience of, or the aptitude for, overseeing the execution of contracts and their post-signature performance (including through the operation of a database). You will be able to set priorities, meet deadlines and work under pressure. Self-motivation and strong interpersonal skills are important qualities in this role. An understanding of intellectual property law and exposure to technology transfer, academic research, or the life sciences sector would be a distinct advantage. Your primary focus in this role will be to support the needs of the many scientists funded by Cancer Research UK. You will handle a range of contracts, but your primary focus will be: material transfer agreements, confidentiality agreements, consultancy agreements, and certain research collaboration agreements. Working in a supportive team and in an organisation committed to your personal growth, the successful candidate will have the capacity to grow the role to handle a wider range of agreements. This is a great opportunity for an individual who wishes to experience fresh challenges and to play a part in beating cancer. What we can offer you: A wonderful culture where everyone feels valued 25 days leave per annum with the option to buy 5 extra days Excellent pension scheme Life assurance Season ticket loan Volunteering opportunities Fantastic work/life balance and flexible working Role profile At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK 184 The Promenade, Blackpool FY1 1RJ, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Area Legacy Manager (North) Salary: £36,000 per annum + company car + excellent benefits Contract length: Permanent Location: Home based in the North. This role will cover NE / NW England, North Wales, North England, N. Ireland and Scotland. Do you have what it takes to be part of our exciting, sector leading legacy team? Here at Cancer Research UK, we're gamechangers, developing newer, kinder treatments and getting closer to cures every day, doubling survival rates in the last 40 years. We're so excited by the work we do and the potential it holds and we're looking for an exceptional individual to join us. We have ambitious plans and, within our Legacy Supporter Engagement team, a rare opportunity for a brilliant, experienced people manager to help lead our regional legacy team. The team is dynamic, ambitious and motivated and we thrive on working together, helping each other and concentrating on shared goals and values. Our regional team is vital in helping people support Cancer Research UK's mission to move to 3 in 4 people surviving their cancer diagnosis by 2034 so if you are driven, talented and excited by the chance to use your outstanding skills to help secure a future free from the fear of cancer then we want to hear from you. For this role you will need to understand the needs of our legacy audience and have experience of managing remotely based staff in a fast-paced environment where no two days are the same. You will also need experience in managing multiple projects and will need to be pro-active with a keen eye for detail and outstanding communication skills. This role will require lots of energy as a substantial amount of travel is involved - this is not a nine to five job. You'll need to be brave and you won't be afraid to try new ideas or of working hard towards a common goal. It will be your job to motivate your team to provide outstanding stewardship to our current supporters, drive retention and secure acquisition at a community level. You'll be part of the Legacy Supporter Engagement management team and will need to work collaboratively with your colleagues to ensure cohesion across the team. Every day we achieve extraordinary things by being innovative, imaginative and bold in our work. Join us today and as an Area Legacy Manager you will help pioneer more tomorrows through your... Demonstrable ability to motivate and influence a remotely based team Proven experience in driving income growth preferably within a legacy environment Knowledge of legacy fundraising methodology Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a pressured environment Ability to identify the best use of time and resources, and organise own tasks day-to-day Excellent communication, influencing and negotiating skills Positive, enthusiastic approach to each new challenge Solution-driven attitude If you think you have what it takes, then we'd love to hear from you. For more information on this position, download a full candidate pack. How to Apply To apply, simply click the link below to take you through to our careers website where you can upload your CV, answer a few questions in relation to the role and include a cover letter too. Closing date: Sunday 23rd September 2018, 23:55 Interview date: w/c 1st October 2018 To apply, please visit our website via the button below. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Web Analyst Salary Range: £39,750 - £42,750 Including London weighting Location: Angel Are you an engaging and technically experienced Web Analyst who can help us win the fight against cancer? We are looking for a driven and self-starting individual to... Implement online tracking, tagging and analytics infrastructure and solutions to provide accurate, actionable data to the business Implement cutting edge analytics solutions to help us become best-in-class data handlers Consult with stakeholders throughout the business to shape and implement solutions in support of business objectives Play a key role in shaping website development solutions, creating the right governance and safety checks to maintain tracking accuracy The Technical Web Analyst is an exciting role which sits within our Marketing Services team but will work along with internal and external stakeholders. These include insights and business analysts, UX specialists, digital product managers and producers, website developers, system admins, a wide range of marketing teams and external marketing agencies. This role provides a great opportunity to maintain and improve the integrity of our web analytics data to ultimately beat cancer sooner. You can help us bring forward the day when all cancers are cured through... Your ability to understand the needs of the business and use it to improve our tracking strategy Your ability to communicate technical subjects to non-technical stakeholders You'll possess a working knowledge of Javascript, HTML, CSS, Google Tagmanager and Google Analytics so that you are able to provide solutions to complex tracking requirements, debug tracking issues and support the business by providing technical support on Google Analytics. If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and keep families together longer. Please apply online, including a CV and cover letter as one document. What we can offer you: Learning & development opportunities which are tailored to you A wonderful culture where everyone feels valued 25 days leave per annum with the option to buy 5 extra days Excellent pension scheme Life assurance Season ticket loan Volunteering opportunities At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Senior Multimedia Officer (Science News)* £31,500 - £35,000 dependent on experience Angel, London Full Time, Permanent Application process: CV and cover letter We will start to book in interviews from the 24th September so early application is strongly encouraged. Are you an innovative and ambitious science communicator with the desire to join us and help us beat cancer? We are looking for a self-motivated individual to... Co-ordinate and lead the communication of new developments in cancer science, health and policy research across the charity's digital news channels using written and multimedia storytelling. Work collaboratively within the communications department and with teams across CRUK, including Social Media and the Science and Health Media teams, to ensure our approach to communicating about the research of the charity to the public is integrated and strategic. Assist in production of video, graphics and audio content for the CRUK website. Manage proactive news reporting on the charity's news channels and help broaden our reach as an authoritative, evidence-based source of science, health and policy news. To view a detailed job description please click here. For examples of the team's work please follow these links: Here at Cancer Research UK, our understanding of cancer is increasing at a faster pace than ever before, and more people are surviving thanks to the work we do. Every day we achieve extraordinary things by being innovative, imaginative and bold in our work. Now we need a Senior Multimedia Officer (science news)* to help manage our online news channels and commission and produce innovative and engaging content for CRUK. You can help us beat cancer through your... Experience of producing online and multimedia content. Experience in science communications or journalism and of science writing or multimedia productions for the general public. Excellent knowledge of the cancer research field. Understanding of the ways of working for a charity would be beneficial. Strong project management skills. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Our optimism and desire for success leads us to constantly challenge ourselves and others, so you'll need experience of working in the science communication or journalism fields, the ability to assess and stand up news stories, check facts, interview experts and work to tight external-world deadlines. You'll also need the interest and enthusiasm to learn new digital storytelling skills and keep up to date with global developments in cancer research and the charity's scientific work. If you can do all this and more, you'll enjoy a great career as we work hard to accelerate progress and pioneer more tomorrows. *Please note that this role is titled Senior Officer (News and Content) internally At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Senior Research Funding Manager - Radiation Research Location: Angel, London Salary: £38,000-£48,000, depending on experience Permanent, full time Shortlisting for interview will take place the week commencing 17th September so early application is encouraged. Do you want to help us beat cancer sooner? At Cancer Research UK, we aim to ensure that we fund and support a wealth of innovative, world-class cancer research that will contribute towards our vision of beating cancer sooner. Radiotherapy is a mainstay of current cancer treatment and improving radiotherapy treatment is a key research priority for Cancer Research UK (CRUK). CRUK aims to significantly increase its research spend in the radiation biology and radiation oncology over the next few years by building a national network of radiation Centres of Excellence and pulling in allied research disciplines, partnership funding, and building on our extensive discovery and translational portfolio. In the role of Senior Research Funding Manager - Radiation Research - you will be responsible for initiating and driving strategic projects aligned to increasing activity in radiation research. To do so you will act as a key interface between internal teams to provide strategic oversight, co-ordinate activities and identify cross-functional opportunities to accelerate progress. You will oversee the delivery and implementation of a new funding initiative, ensuring effective delivery within agreed timelines, driving activity from strategic concepts to implementation. Once established, you will be responsible for providing a strategic interface with senior stakeholders in the radiation Centres of Excellence, gathering insights and shaping recommendations to drive development of the network to progress CRUK's research strategy. To view a full job description and candidate pack click here. To take on this exciting challenge, you will: Be educated to PhD or an equivalent level in an area relevant to radiation research such as DNA damage, toxicology, immune response Be experienced at developing strategic thinking Have excellent relationship development and management skills Have the ability to work independently, to drive your own work and be accountable for your own direction and to manage ambiguity as it arises; Be able to communicate with and influence others effectively, building collaborative networks within and beyond the organisation; We are looking for a confident, experienced research manager individual with a passion for delivering impactful research programmes. We need smart, brave thinkers who share our desire and determination to deliver a complex research agenda. Our passion, determination and ambition led us to set ourselves more and more challenging targets. If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Are you a skilled Business Analysts with experience running digital projects, who can help us beat cancer sooner? This is an exciting opportunity to use your skills in digital to support our efforts to find a cure for all cancers. We are looking for a driven and self-starting individual to... Provide expert Business Analysis skills to support the successful delivery of digital projects across Cancer Research UK Accurately analyse, capturing and qualifying business requirements to successfully shape and deliver solutions that deliver value to the charity Work with stakeholders to identify and assess options for both technical and business suitability, ensuring solutions provide the highest benefit/cost ratio Provide expertise throughout the project lifecycle as a key member of the project team, working closely with partner areas such as our Digital, Data and Procurement teams Lead the analysis work on large, complex, multi-disciplinary projects, ensuring that the process and system changes to be implemented deliver clear business outcomes and benefits Work in an Agile environment on projects involving large volumes of data We're game changers here at Cancer Research UK, and we aim to save more lives by beating cancer sooner. Every day we achieve extraordinary things by being innovative, imaginative and bold in our work. Now we need an experienced Business Analyst to develop innovative and flexible solutions that address our business challenges, whilst driving efficiencies where possible and harnessing shared capabilities across our portfolio. Full job description please click We do not pay private sector salaries though you will be joining a team who deliver cross organisational projects. Which means our work has amazing breadth, you could be working on bringing our researchers together one day and optimising our ability to fundraise the next. Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits Contract type: Permanent Hours: 35 hours At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Are you a self-motivated and sharp minded individual with a passion in user experience design that can help us beat cancer sooner? This is an exciting opportunity to work with colleagues across CRUK, you will be involved in the delivery of campaigns and initiatives that engage our audiences and provide the best digital experiences. You will… Be responsible for the continual development and improvement of a user-centric site, enabling both the user goals and business goals to be met. Be delivering best of breed UX and interaction designs. Defining and deliver best practice and processes; creating superior user journeys and patterns; delivering desired outcomes to our users Developing, design and coordinate web standards and guidelines including a pattern library Contributing to the UX team staying at the forefront of UX best practice exploring new tools, theory and techniques. Join us and help save lives and add years through your experience of… Conducting user interviews Competitor analysis Persona creation Running design workshops and design sprints Prototyping Usability testing (lab and guerrilla) Smoke and A/B tests Analysing heat maps Lean UX Accessibility Responsive design Our passion, determination, and ambition leads us to set ourselves ever more challenging targets, which means you'll help to deliver a fantastic experience for those engaging with Cancer Research UK.If this sounds like you, do not delay and apply on line. View the full Candidate Pack for more information. Linked In CRUK Technology Blog Closing date: Going till the role is filled Salary: £32,000 - £38,000 depending on experience Contract: Permanent Hours: 35 hours per week. Open to flexible working arrangements. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Health Community Engagement Manager (Talk Cancer) Nature of role: Permanent Hours: Full time, but flexible working applications will be considered Location: Angel, London Salary: £32-35K + benefits Applications: CV and covering letter Shortlisting for interview will take place on 17th September so early application is encouraged. Interview date(s): September 25th & 26th Are you a proactive and adaptable individual with experience of managing programmes or projects involving multiple workstreams? Do you want to use your planning and organisational skills to help us bring forward the day that all cancers are cured? We are looking for a Health Community Engagement Manager to join our friendly and dedicated team to support the planning, delivery and evaluation of our Talk Cancer training programme. Talk Cancer equips people with the knowledge, skills and confidence to promote cancer awareness in their community. Our results show that we are having an impact, and the training is well-received with 99% of trainees saying that they would recommend it to others. We have trained 1000s of people at our face-to-face workshops across the UK, ranging from health workers to volunteers, and a huge amount more through our free online course and an internal staff advocate scheme You will play a vital role in ensuring our training workshops are effectively arranged, monitored and improved, and that we are working with the right audiences and organisations where we can make the most impact. The Health Community Engagement team is passionate about going into communities to raise awareness of cancer - empowering and encouraging people to make choices that could reduce their risk of cancer and increase the chances of spotting it early. You can help us deliver our ambitious goals, through: Your experience of managing multi-faceted programmes, ideally with a health focus Your responsive and efficient approach to managing several priorities, and use of initiative to solve problems Your ability to form strong working relationships with a range of people, including internal teams and external stakeholders Your excellent written and verbal communication skills and superb attention to detail Your understanding of monitoring and evaluating programmes of work Your team-working approach and strategic thinking Please click here to see the full job description. To apply, please click on the link below and submit a cover letter and CV. If you have any questions about the role then please contact: Gill Bartlett - Senior Health Community Engagement Manager for Talk Cancer tel. ) Leanne Crook - Health Community Engagement Manager for Talk Cancer. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Associate Scientists and Scientists (Immuno-oncology) Cambridge Permanent and Fixed Term positions Closing date: 9th October Application process: CV and cover letter, please specify if you are interested in Associate Scientist or Scientist Multiple positions at Associate Scientist and Scientist level - CRUK-TDL Cambridge Cancer Research UK's Therapeutic Discovery Laboratories is the in-house CRUK drug discovery unit with a principal focus on establishing and prosecuting biologically-themed multi-project alliances with industry. Based at the Babraham Research Campus, Cambridge, and the London Bioscience Innovation Centre, London, TDL comprises over 80 staff from both industrial and academic backgrounds. We are currently recruiting for Associate Scientists and Scientists to join our Target Validation and Disease Positioning group to: Provide laboratory-based support to our expanding immune-oncology alliance activities Perform cellular assays to inform alliance drug discovery projects Take responsibility for the timely delivery of objectives Work collaboratively and interact with multi-disciplinary research teams To see full job descriptions please click here. At TDL we bring together the best minds in basic and clinical cancer research, the rigour and drive of pharmaceutical and biotech companies, and our in-house drug discovery and alliance management capabilities to deliver breakthrough medicines for cancer patients. In recent years, we have established successful alliances with AstraZeneca, Teva Pharmaceuticals, FORMA Therapeutics, Merck KGaA, LifeArc and Celgene. We have also been successful in implementing the alliance model through the formation of spin-out companies, including Artios and iOnctura. Our laboratories house the personnel and equipment to progress projects from initial hypothesis through to selection of candidate drugs. We couple this with a deep understanding of academic and industrial drivers enabling us to build alliances that satisfy the curiosity of basic research and the rigour of drug discovery. The successful applicants will form an integral part of the CRUK-TDL team working alongside our industry partners to progress novel immune-oncology targets through the early stage drug discovery process. The Associate Scientist position would suit a committed and enthusiastic recent scientific graduate and the Scientist position would suit a PhD educated scientist with no more than 2 years post-doctoral (or equivalent) research experience. These roles require strong team players with excellent communication and organisation skills. Prior experience in immunology research and multi-parameter flow cytometry would be especially advantageous for the Scientist role. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Operational Support Officer Salary: Circa £18,500 per annum + London Weighting if applicable + excellent benefits Contract length: 6 month fixed-term contract Location: Home based, Angel based or Oxford based Are you a self-motivated and sharp minded individual with experience of sales and negotiation that can help us beat cancer sooner? We are looking for a driven individual to... Play a pivotal role in co-ordinating the launch of CRUK's first ever inhouse face to face fundraising campaign Source and book a number of venues each day for our fundraising teams Research new venues to allow our face to face fundraisers to operate in Create and distribute rotas and reports for the team manager Manage the allocation, tracking and logistics of materials and tools within the project Assist with the distribution of reporting and feedback to the face to face fundraising team Book accommodation and transport for all members of the team. Our science holds the solution. At Cancer Research UK, our pioneering research has helped double survival rates in the last 40 years. Every step we make towards beating cancer relies on every pound, every hour and every person, and our 3,500 people work relentlessly every day towards this goal. Now we need an Operational Support Officer to support the Face to Face Team Manager in planning, launching and maintaining CRUK's first ever in-house fundraising operation. You'll play a key role by booking fundraising venues, offering day to day admin support and ensuring we deliver an incredible supporter experience. Join us to help save millions of lives through your... Excellent organisational skills Strong communication skills Proven negotiation skills Previous experience of venue booking and understanding of venue fundraising operations Experience of coordinating diaries and rotas Ability to prioritise effectively and manage multiple projects at once Our passion, determination and ambition leads us to set ourselves more and more challenging targets, which means you'll be constantly striving to ensure we are optimising our culture and people. You'll need the ability to engage and win people over and be able to develop long-term relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. You'll also be required to have an appreciation and understanding of needing to get the best possible deal for the charity. If you can do all this and more, you'll enjoy a great career as we work hard to beat cancer sooner. Closing date: Sunday 23rd September 2018, 23:55 Interview dates: TBC, however will be held either at our Head Office in London or Oxford Please see the following link for a full role profile via the button below. Please note that internally this role is known as Face to Face Fundraising Operational Support Officer. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK South Burlington, VT, USA
21/09/2018
Full time
Salary: £24,000 p.a. + car allowance or company car Excellent benefits 12 Month Fixed-term contract Location: home/field-based covering the South West & Wales region (Cornwall/Devon/Somerset/Dorset/Wiltshire & South & West Wales) Closing Date: 21st of September 2018, 23:55pm Do you possess the creativity and motivation to help us drive towards our goal of beating cancer? We're looking for an Marketing Manager to come and join us. There are over 200 cancers and we won't give up until we find cures for them all. And that is why we're looking for an experienced and inspirational Marketing Manager to join us in saying "Cancer, we're coming to get you." Cancer Research UK's Race for Life is an inspiring women-only series of events which raises millions of pounds every year to help defeat cancer by funding life-saving research. You would join a team responsible for organising, promoting and delivering Race for Life events in the Midlands. We are looking for a self-motivated individual to... Lead our local marketing strategy in the Midlands region Ensure that our national marketing campaign is fully integrated on a local / regional level Identify and approach new partnerships (corporates, media and individuals) to support our promotional and marketing activity Manage a regional marketing budget and ensure that all promotion is on-brand, timely and well targeted Monitor and review all marketing and promotional activity Be a key player in the events team, and work collaboratively with other internal marketing teams. Here at Cancer Research UK, we aim to save more lives by preventing, controlling and curing cancer. Every day we achieve extraordinary things by being innovative, imaginative and bold in our work. And now we're looking for a smart, brave and ambitious individual to co-ordinate and implement our regional marketing and promotional activity, taking our rallying cry across the Midlands and inspire thousands of women to enter our events and raise vital funds. Help us bring forward the day when all cancers are cured through your... Comprehensive marketing / media / sales experience Excellent communication and influencing skills Ability to spot new opportunities Ability to engage with a varied range of people Budget management skills Ability to review and analyse activity. Our optimism and desire for success leads us to constantly challenge ourselves and others, which means you will be encouraged to stretch yourself in our dynamic environment. We've got a ground breaking new brand and campaign, in addition to exciting new events in our portfolio and we need someone who can inspire people from all walks of life to support us. If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and add years. To apply, simply click the link below to take you through to our careers website where you can upload your CV and covering letter. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Programme Manager (Stratified Medicine) Closing date : 30th September 2018 (however we will be interviewing suitable candidates as they apply and may appoint before the closing date, so to avoid disappointment please do not delay your application) Salary : £36k-£48k dependent on experience (including London Weighting Allowance) Do you have excellent project and/or programme management skills? Are you able to grasp complex areas quickly and credibly? Do you have excellent interpersonal skills across a broad range of areas? We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced programme manager to deliver Phase Two of the Cancer Research UK (CRUK) Stratified Medicine Programme (SMP). This programme is of high strategic priority to the charity as it uses genomic screening to guide treatment decisions, ensuring that the right drugs are brought to the right patients at the right time. Our successful candidate will… Drive the activities of SMP2, ensuring delivery of work stream objectives to time and budget. Matrix-manage a small team of four members, setting clear goals to ensure effective day to day delivery. Work independently and proactively, resolving issues, escalating when needed and providing potential solutions. Develop strong relationships with external stakeholders, including industry partners and a broad range of researchers, and work across multiple levels within the Charity. Have outstanding written and verbal communication skills. This is an exciting time to join us and be part of a Programme that is changing the way that clinical research is being carried out in the UK. This role will allow us to demonstrate the effectiveness of genomic sequencing in the UK and further embed a more tailored approach to cancer treatment for the benefit of patients. To see a full job description please us this link: What we can offer you: A wonderful culture where everyone feels valued 25 days leave per annum with the option to buy 5 extra days Excellent pension scheme Life assurance Season ticket loan Volunteering opportunities Fantastic work/life balance and flexible working At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Romford, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Salary: £17,738.50 p.a. + excellent benefits Permanent, Full time (37.5 hrs) Romford Depot 3 x roles available! (*We will be recruiting this role on an on-going basis until it has been filled so please submit an application in order to ensure you do not miss the cut off) Are you retail professional with strong eBay skills and the desire to take the next step in your career and help us beat cancer sooner? We are looking for a commercially minded eBay Administrator to do our shop product listings and to assist our eBay Hub team and focus on the selection and preparation of stock for our eBay Shop! Key Responsibilities will include... Selection of eBay suitable stock from stock donations Creating detailed product listing cards for items in preparation for eBay listing Photographing items for listing Supporting the wider eBay team with the day-to-day running of the eBay Hub Working to set daily processing targets. Cancer Research UK is leading pioneering, life-saving research and our long-term ambition is to bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. Every step we make towards beating cancer relies on every pound, every hour and every person, and our 1,100 retail staff work relentlessly every day towards this goal. Now we need an eBay Shop Lister with good fashion knowledge and strong attention to detail to support our retail chain by selecting and preparing our stock to be sold on our eBay shop. Join us to help save millions of lives through your... Understanding of high street retail fashion & eBay saleability Experience of being part of a target driven team Excellent eye for detail Proven ability to use own initiative. Our relentless drive towards beating cancer means that we're constantly trying new avenues, which means you'll be innovative and open-minded to new ways of working. If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and add years. To apply, please visit our website via the button below. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Reporting Analyst Salary: £26,750 - £31,750 p.a. + excellent benefits Location: London Closing date: The recruitment for this role is on-going and we will be interviewing on an on-going basis until the role is filled. Please do not delay your application if this role is of interest to you! Do you have an analytical eye and a passion for interpreting data? Are you a reporting, data or MI Analyst with Excel / VBA/ Power BI skills and are motivated to help us drive towards our goal of beating cancer? Cancer Research UK is dedicated to saving lives by preventing, controlling and curing over two hundred types of cancer. This is possible thanks to the passion and commitment of the thousands of dedicated supporters who share our vision. By joining our team as a Reporting Analyst you will contribute to that supporter experience by helping us to deliver our service effectively and accurately, providing reporting and analytical support to our team. Help us bring forward the day when all cancers are cured through your ability to… Produce reports and provide management information Analysing reports to identify highlights and trends Improve efficiency of manual operational processes Identifying areas for improvement and making recommendations Developing detailed, 'hands on' knowledge of your area Our vision is to create an environment in which we treat every contact with our supporters as an opportunity to support income generation and build deeper relationships, based on trust, personal service and the power of our cause. To take on this important role, we're looking for an individual who can give our supporters a world-class experience. Join us and pioneer more tomorrows through your... Demonstrable experience of compiling, producing and evaluating reports Detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office and database system, including advanced Excel skills Proven experience of identifying systemic issues and trends and recognising their impact on both current and future work Good verbal and written communication skills The ability to interact with a wide-ranging audience and to explain technical issues without using jargon Knowledge of VBA or ability to learn this on the job Experience building dashboards using analytical tools like Power BI or Tableau Our passion, determination and ambition lead us to continually challenge ourselves, which means you will be constantly striving to ensure we are optimising our culture and people. Through your ability to collaborate at all levels, to interpret and act upon data and to suggest improvements you will help us to realise our ambitious service targets. If you join our dynamic team, you'll have a fantastic opportunity to really grow within the role and our organisation. If this describes you, you can enjoy a great career with us as, together, we bring forward the day when all cancers are cured. Please note that this role is internally known as Planning & Performance Analyst. If your experience is a good match for the role you will be sent an online assessment to complete via email. Please visit our website via the button below to see the full job description. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Brand Consultant Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 p.a. inclusive of London Weighting + excellent benefits Contract length: 9 - 12 month fixed-term contract Do you believe in the power of Brand? If you are excited about specialising in pure brand and you truly understand brands from their foundation, through architecture to expression, read on… We're looking for a self-motivated and astute individuals to join the Strategic Brand Management team. The ole will require you to… Partner with a range of internal project teams. You will provide them with expert brand consultancy and inspire them to align their work with the brand essence and foundation as well as the brand expression: visual, verbal, emotional and behavioural Tailor and deliver inspiring brand training to different teams within the charity Identify ways to further optimise our brand, sometimes working with external agencies to deliver solutions Build a high impact, holistic brand experience internally and externally, across everything we do at Cancer Research UK. Following a review of our brand, we now have an exciting opportunity for you to build on our success and further develop brand cohesion across all of our charity's varied outputs. The role will require you to operate with gravitas at every level, using your brand expertise (along with diplomacy and persuasion) to turn all colleagues into brand ambassadors. You can help us to align our brand positioning across the charity through... Your thorough knowledge and passion for brand Project management expertise and the ability to clarify objectives and communicate clearly with relevant stakeholders A can-do attitude and unfailing aptitude to deliver Being able to filter, synthesise and clarify information Your love of creativity An engaging manner and an ability to listen actively, using diplomacy and clear logic to influence and persuade; championing brand at every level Commercial awareness and tendency to always see the bigger picture. Our determination and ambitious mission to see 3 in 4 people survive cancer by 2034 inspires us to set ourselves ever more challenging targets. This means you'll be part of a dynamic team, helping to ensure that our brand has the best possible impact on Cancer Research UK's reputation and influence in the world. If you can do all this and more, you're the person we need to help beat cancer sooner. Please follow the link to apply online. Closing date: Thursday 20th September 2018, 23:55 Please see the following link for a full role profile: At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Senior Research Communications and Marketing Manager Islington, London £44,000 - £47,000 (dependent on experience) Fixed term contract - circa 12 months Full time Closing date: Midnight 1st October Interviews: TBC Are you a creative and driven individual looking to develop your career and make a difference? Cancer Research UK's is the largest funder of cancer research in Europe, supporting 4,000 researchers, doctors and nurses in 90 different institutions across the UK and internationally. In 2016/17 we invested more than £380m on research. It is the role of the Research Brand and Communications team to engage with the world's greatest scientific minds - informing, facilitating and inspiring them to join us to beat cancer sooner. In recent years we have begun to develop a bold and dynamic approach to how we communicate with our community of researchers and partners in the pharmaceutical industry. With ever-increasing ambition in this area, this is a great opportunity for a confident and self-motivated Senior Communications and Marketing Manager to… Lead this exciting new area of growth for CRUK Evolve our communications to better meet the needs of research and industry audiences Develop relationships and deliver new ways of working to ensure a joined-up approach to our communications activities Drive innovation in the delivery of information to researchers and industry, whilst ensuring consistency, credibility and quality of the content we produce. For a more in-depth view of this role please click here. Beating cancer is a real challenge. Here at Cancer Research UK we have 3,500 talented people who are passionate about achieving this vision and thrive in our diverse and dynamic environment. We need a Senior Communications and Marketing Manager who is passionate about science and has a strong interest in working with researchers. This role will have a particular focus on our translational research portfolio, communicating with our industry (pharma and biotech) audience. You will work collaboratively with teams across Cancer Research UK and externally ensuring we continually develop our communications to inform, inspire and engage this key audience. You can help us save millions of lives through your... Strong scientific interest and understanding of researcher and industry audiences Strong track record in effectively communicating with a professional/scientific audience Strong relationship management skills, including line management experience, to motivate and engage people at all levels Extensive experience of managing a range of communications channels with proven impact Experience of working with translational research or pharma and biotech audiences Ability to think analytically and creatively to solve problems or optimise work Experience of budgeting, scheduling and work planning -you'll be able to see the bigger picture and have outstanding attention to detail. Our passion, determination and ambition lead us to set ourselves more and more challenging targets. This means you'll be a self-starter with the ability to hit the ground running and thrive in a complex environment. If you can do all this and more, you'll enjoy a great career as we work hard to beat cancer - together. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
New Partnerships Senior Executive (High Value Supporter Partnerships) Salary: From £29,500 p.a. inclusive of London Weighting + excellent benefits Contract length: 12 month maternity cover Application process: CV and cover letter Are you an excellent relationship builder with experience of acquiring new and innovative partnerships? Are you ready to develop your career at one of the UK's leading charities? If so, we want you to be part of our High Value Supporter Partnerships team at Cancer Research UK. The HVSP team successfully acquires, develops and delivers high value special events and partnerships including the Emeralds & Ivy Ball, Sound & Vision, U-Live, The Boat Races, CASCAID and the Bobby Moore Fund (including campaigns such as Football Shirt Friday and Be Moore). In this role you'll be responsible for developing and securing high value event and partnership opportunities which appeal to a range of influential audiences, and above all deliver vital fundraising and awareness for Cancer Research UK. The New Partnerships team focuses on sectors including the arts (visual and performance, including festivals) sports (golf, football, rugby, tennis, boxing, equestrian), retail and high society. As well as leading on specific sectors, you'll have a particular focus on sponsorship partnerships for our diverse portfolio of leading Special Events, spanning immersive music and entertainment events, sporting activities and gala evenings. We're looking for a motivated, creative and personable individual to... Identify, cultivate and deliver exciting new business opportunities, including high-value events (ranging between £50k-£1m), unique partnerships and on-brand sponsors Build strong relationships with supporters and new contacts, developing known and unknown business opportunities Develop bespoke, exciting and engaging propositions for supporters and partners Become an integral member of the New Partnerships team - successfully collaborate internally and network externally to drive future income opportunities supporting CRUK's work. Help us bring forward the day when all cancers are cured through your... Experience working in a fundraising, new business, sales/promotional environment Experience securing new business opportunities Demonstrable success creating and delivering high quality pitches and presentations Excellent relationship building, communication and negotiation skills Confident and passionate communication style - you'll be able to share our work with supporters in and engaging and meaningful way. If that sounds like you, we want to hear from you. Join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we help beat cancer and save lives. Closing date: Tuesday 18th September 2018, 23:55 Interviews will be held between Friday 21st September 2018 and Wednesday 26th September. Please see the following link for a full role profile: At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.
Cancer Research UK Islington, London N1 2BN, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Senior Marketing Executives Salary: £28,750 - £32,000 per annum inclusive of London Weighting + excellent benefits Contract length: Permanent Positions available: 3 Do you have what it takes to be part of our exciting, sector leading Legacy Supporter Engagement Marketing team? Here at Cancer Research UK we're gamechangers, developing newer, kinder treatments and getting closer to cures every day, doubling survival rates in the last 40 years. We're excited by the work we do and the potential it holds and we're looking for two exceptional individuals to join us to deliver exciting, innovative campaigns and projects through a variety of channels to take our legacy marketing to new heights across our supporters, the public, legal professionals and the wider charity. We have ambitious plans and, within our Legacy Supporter Engagement Team, currently need three brilliant, experienced Senior Marketing Executives to help us get there. Focussing on B2B and warm audiences, you will be working in a dynamic and motivated team, where we thrive on working collaboratively with shared goals and values. Every day we achieve extraordinary things by being innovative, imaginative and bold in our work. Join us today and as Senior Marketing Executive you will help pioneer more tomorrows through your... ability to motivate and influence through outstanding communication skills including strong copywriting ability ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a pressured environment, identifying best use of time and resource ability to use audience and data insight to develop relevant and compelling campaigns excellent influencing and negotiating skills positive, enthusiastic approach to each new challenge outstanding data management skills experience of acquiring and/or retaining and developing an audience proven marketing experience across multiple channels and audiences solution-driven attitude significant campaign experience. Gifts in Wills are vital to Cancer Research UK's mission to move to 3 in 4 people surviving their cancer diagnosis by 2034 so if you are driven, talented and excited by the chance to use your outstanding skills to help secure a future free from the fear of cancer then we want to hear from you. For both roles you will need to understand the communication needs of our audience and have demonstrable experience of multiple marketing channels including direct mail, digital and social media to help drive insight led supporter journeys. Working as part of a busy multi-disciplinary team you will need to be pro-active with a keen eye for detail and outstanding communication skills. You'll enjoy analysing results and using insight to form your campaigns. You won't be afraid to try new ideas or working hard towards a common goal. It will be your job to create compelling marketing collateral that will help us connect with our current supporters and with those we have still to reach, bringing them closer to our work by building trust and sharing progress. If you think you can help inspire our supporters to increase their support to us in a powerful yet sensitive way then please apply today. Closing date: Tuesday 18th September 2018, 23:55 Please see the following link for a full role profile: At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner. Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.