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Below are our current paid vacancies. For more infomation on volunteer roles please click here. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, please remember to visit this page regularly as we’re entering an exciting period with new positions likely to appear!

Head of Fundraising


Based: Harrogate, North Yorkshire, with frequent travel across the Yorkshire region.

Salary: Competitive

Closing date: 17 January 2021


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We are currently looking for an experienced and high calibre professional to lead on all fundraising matters across the charity.

Reporting to the Director of Brand and Relationships, your role will be to develop, manage and evaluate all aspects of fundraising activity whilst ensuring changes in regulation, law and practice are brought to the attention of the Fundraising Team and the charity’s Leadership Team.

You must have at least 5 years’ experience working in a similar role and hold an appropriate qualification.

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Claire Wooldridge, People Partner (recruitment@ycr.org.uk) before Sunday 17 January 2021. Please read our privacy notice before applying.

Whilst the majority of our employees are currently working remotely in accordance with government guidelines, we do endeavour to return to our Head Office in Harrogate as soon as we are safely able to do so, where this role will be predominantly based.

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer and an individual’s circumstances would be considered and balanced against the needs of the charity. We welcome any discussions for flexible working at interview/offer stage.


 

B2C Marketing Manager


Based: Harrogate, North Yorkshire, with frequent travel across the Yorkshire region.

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum dependent on experience.

Closing date: 17 January 2021


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We are currently looking for an experienced Marketing Manager to work alongside the Head of Marketing and external marketing agencies to deliver a range of integrated marketing plans and campaigns to build awareness of our brand and extend our reach across Yorkshire.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing, your role will involve developing and delivering marketing campaigns to, and for, the general public, supporters, and key target audiences, such as donors, volunteers, fundraisers, legacy prospects, employers, or people who are at high risk of developing cancer.

You must have at least 5 years’ experience working in a B2C marketing, brand marketing, charity marketing or a communications role at manager level or above.

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Claire Wooldridge, People Partner (recruitment@ycr.org.uk) before Sunday 17 January 2021. Please read our privacy notice before applying.

Whilst the majority of our employees are currently working remotely in accordance with government guidelines, we do endeavour to return to our Head Office in Harrogate as soon as we are safely able to do so, where this role will be predominantly based.

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer and an individual’s circumstances would be considered and balanced against the needs of the charity. We welcome any discussions for flexible working at interview/offer stage.


 

Charity Shop Manager, Malton


Based: Malton, North Yorkshire

Salary: c.£18,000 per annum

Full time, permanent

Closing date: 17 January 2021


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Yorkshire Cancer Research is entering an exciting period in its development and we are looking for a Charity Shop Manager to join our dedicated team in Malton.

If you have experience in shop management and want a new challenge for a worthy cause, then this is an excellent opportunity to help Yorkshire Cancer Research successfully open and manage our new shop in Malton.

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Claire Wooldridge, People Partner (recruitment@ycr.org.uk) before the deadline of Sunday 17 January 2021. Please read our privacy notice before applying.

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer and an individual’s circumstances would be considered and balanced against the needs of the charity. We welcome any discussions for flexible working at interview/offer stage.


 

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 research@ycr.org.uk

Please read our privacy notice before applying.


 

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