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Working for Yorkshire Cancer Research

ycr logo excerptYorkshire Cancer Research exists to help the people of Yorkshire avoid, survive and cope with cancer by funding world-class research into its causes, diagnosis, and treatment. The people who work for Yorkshire Cancer Research help make this happen. Working for Yorkshire Cancer Research can be rewarding and fulfilling.
Please visit this page regularly as we are entering a very exciting period where various new positions are likely to appear!
 
 

Digital Marketing Executive

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Digital Marketing Executive to join Yorkshire Cancer Research’s Marketing and Communications team. Reporting to the Head of Communications, the purpose of the role is to provide support to the Head of Communications, Digital Marketing Officer, and the wider team to drive traffic to the Yorkshire Cancer Research website, increase its following across all online channels including social media networks. A key part of this role will be to work alongside the Fundraising Team to engage with supporters and generate income.
 
To find out more about this opportunity please download and read the job description.
To apply please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to Linsey Trower, Head of Communications at linsey@ycr.org.uk.

 
 

Research Engagement Manager

The Research Engagement Manager will drive support for the Charity and the work we fund by increasing regional engagement with patients, researchers, clinicians and fundraisers to raise awareness of the work we do and the benefit this has for cancer outcomes in Yorkshire. Stakeholder engagement will be delivered through public facing events such as open days and facility tours and the provision of relevant branded information to raise the profile of the Charity. You will act as a role model internally and an ambassador for the Charity externally by living and displaying our values. The Research Engagement Manager role will be part of the Research & Innovation Team based in Harrogate and involve frequent travel across Yorkshire.
 
To find out more about this opportunity please download and read the job description.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates by midday on Friday 10th March 2017 with interviews w/c 27th March.
If you would like to apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to research@ycr.org.uk before the deadline.

 
 

Regional Fundraising Officer(s) (West and South Yorkshire)

As one of our team of Regional Fundraising Officers your job is to develop, implement and manage a multi-disciplinary community fundraising strategy to deliver fundraised income, achieving agreed targets.
 
To recruit, support and grow a strong network of fundraising volunteers who can represent Yorkshire Cancer Research across your defined regional area.
 
To act as the first point of contact for Yorkshire Cancer Research supporters within the region, providing focus for fundraising and other Yorkshire Cancer Research activities. You will act as a role model internally and an ambassador for the Charity externally by living and displaying our values. The Regional Fundraising role will be part of the Fundraising Team based in Harrogate but you will be homebased and your role will involve frequent travel across your region.
 
To find out more about this opportunity please download and read the job description.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates by midday on Friday 10th March 2017 with interviews w/c 20th March.
If you would like to apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to patsy@ycr.org.uk before the deadline.

 
 

Professional Internships for PhD Students (PIPS)

We are a provider of the PIPS scheme and welcome applications from PhD students who require a placement with us. A PIPS placement with Yorkshire Cancer Research enables PhD students to work for the UK’s largest regional medical research charity and gain an insight into the challenges and procedures that it faces. Whether your interest lies within science administration, funding or communication we would love to hear from you. For further information please email our Head of Research and Innovation Kathryn Scott at Kathryn@ycr.org.uk

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