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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!

Data, Evidence and Policy Manager (Maternity Cover – 12 months)


Based: Harrogate, North Yorkshire, with frequent travel across the Yorkshire region (temporarily remote)

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience, Full time

Closing date: 29 November 2020
 

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We are currently looking for a Data, Evidence and Policy Manager to join us on a 12 month maternity cover contract.  Reporting to the Director of Research and Services you will ensure your team are the cancer and impact knowledge hub of the charity through the collection and analysis of cancer-related data.
 
Specifically, you will be involved in collecting and interpreting regional and national data, estimating and monitoring our impact and supporting the development and delivery of our strategy. You will be able to demonstrate significant experience of working with cancer-related data (or national and local data for another disease) along with experience of managing a team in a health data-related role.

 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.

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.  
 


 

Retail eCommerce Trading Officer


Based: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Salary: £24,000 per annum, full time, permanent.

Closing date: 6 December 2020
 

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We are currently looking for a Retail eCommerce Trading Officer to join the charity in this newly created role. Reporting to the Head of Retail Operations, the Retail eCommerce Trading Officer will lead a team of volunteers to ensure Yorkshire Cancer Research is equipped with a fit-for-purpose online marketplace that consistently delivers on product quality and customer service.

You must have previous experience in a Retail eCommerce role within a multi-channel sales environment, as well as an understanding of eCommerce Trading and familiarity with online merchandising, SEO, web analytics, Google Analytics, Magento and Shopify.

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 6 December 2020. 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.


 

Assistant Shop Manager


Based: Knaresborough, North Yorkshire (with some travel across Yorkshire when required)

Salary: £16,777 per annum (pro rata for part time) 

Part time (15 hours), permanent.

Closing date: 6 December 2020


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We are currently looking for an Assistant Shop Manager to join our retail team on a part-time basis, working 15 hours per week (with flexibility to provide holiday and sickness cover). As an Assistant Shop Manager, you will help the Shop Manager to oversee the smooth running of our shop in Knaresborough.

Your role will involve leading a team of volunteers, helping to maximise income and profit of the shop through active stock management, replenishment, and rotation, as well as delivering an excellent service to customers. You must have experience of managing people and/or volunteers, including recruitment and development in order to be considered for this position.

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 6th December 2020. 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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