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Join us in helping the people of Yorkshire avoid and survive cancer by funding world-class research into its causes, diagnosis and treatment.

Below are our current vacancies. 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!

Graphic Designer (Multimedia)


We are currently recruiting for a Graphic Designer (Multimedia) to join us as the in-house creative lead for the charity. This is a newly created role that will be key in supporting Yorkshire Cancer Research in creating a strong and consistent brand identity that will engage audiences and support us in achieving our strategic aims.

Working with the Head of Marketing and Marketing Team, responsibilities of the role include advancing our marketing and communications agenda by creating digital and social assets; creating collateral including charity literature, stationery, flyers, leaflets, presentations, adverts, banners, digital banners and exhibition graphics and helping evolve our capability in photographic, digital and video content.

In terms of experience, you will need at least five years’ experience of working as a Graphic Designer, a degree in a design related subject and a proven track record of creating high-quality designs and delivering marketing projects and/or campaigns, from initial brief through to final creative. For the full role profile click here.

The deadline for applications is Friday 23 August 2019. 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. Please read our privacy notice before applying. 

Marketing Manager (B2B)


We are currently looking for a B2B Marketing Manager, to build brand awareness in collaboration with our third party partners. 

If you have strong experience in B2B marketing and some expertise in driving B2C campaigns through B2B audiences, this is a fantastic opportunity to support Yorkshire Cancer Research in achieving its strategic aims. 

Working closely with our Research and Services team, you will be responsible for ensuring our brand identity is accurately presented by third parties to extend the charity’s reach, supporting the organisations we fund to enable them to have the biggest reach and impact through the use of our brand; leading the planning, implementation and evaluation of integrated campaigns, and creating relevant, well-written content for third party presentations, publications and other information about the charity and its projects.

To join us you will need at least 5 years in a marketing B2B role, as well as broad marketing experience and proven influencing and negotiation skills. For the full role profile click here.

The deadline for applications is Friday 23 August 2019. 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. Please read our privacy notice before applying. 
 

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 note the privacy notice for applicants is available here.

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