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Join us in helping the people of Yorkshire avoid, survive and cope with 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!

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.

Year in Industry Placements


The Yorkshire Cancer Research Year in Industry scheme for undergraduates is now open for 2019/2020. Further information on both intern opportunities is provided below. Please note the privacy notice for applicants is available here.


Research and Services Intern

To find out more, please download the role summary here. To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to research@ycr.org.uk.
 
For further information, call 01423 501269 or email research@ycr.org.uk. The deadline for applications is midday on Friday 22 February with interviews on Wednesday 6 March 2019.

 

Data and Information Intern

To find out more, please download the role summary here. To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to leah@ycr.org.uk.
 
For further information, call 01423 501269 or email leah@ycr.org.uk. The deadline for applications is midday on Friday 22 February with interviews on Wednesday 6 March 2019.

Head of Marketing


We are currently looking to recruit a Head of Marketing to take the reins of our Marketing Department and increase our brand awareness and engagement with the people of Yorkshire. 
If you are a high calibre brand and marketing professional with significant experience across the marketing spectrum and a great leadership ethos, this is a fantastic opportunity to making a real difference to the people of Yorkshire. 
 
We promote a strong set of values and are dedicated to positively improving the cancer landscape by working as one team to drive innovative cancer solutions, informed and supported by customer insight, first class propositions and relevant brand communication. If you can bring the skills and experience we are looking for and, importantly, share our vision and our values, we look forward to hearing from you. You can find the full job description here.

The deadline for applications is Friday 1 March 2019. To apply please submit a CV and covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Claire Wooldridge, People Partner (claire@ycr.org.uk) before the deadline. Please read our privacy notice before applying.

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