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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 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!

Supporter Care Officer


Based: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Salary: c. £24,000 per annum

Closing date: Sunday 4 July 2021


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We are currently looking for a Supporter Care Officer to join our Brand and Relationships Team.

Reporting to the Marketing Manager/Fundraising Manager, your role will be to help to achieve Yorkshire Cancer Research’s strategic aims by working with the charity’s CRM, Marketing and Fundraising Teams to communicate key messages and build relationships with the charity’s supporters and donors, whilst ensuring that supporters’ details are accurately recorded on our CRM database.

You must have a degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline or experience working in a similar role at a similar level, and previous experience of working with CRM databases to deliver/respond to communications and campaigns.

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 Tuesday 22 June 2021. Please read our privacy notice before applying.
 

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer.  We welcome any discussion for flexible working at interview/offer stage where we will consider an individual’s circumstances against the needs of the charity.

We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates from all backgrounds. If we can make any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact us at recruitment@ycr.org.uk or call the People Team on 01423 642803.


 

Charity Shop Manager


Based: Ripon, with occasional travel to other locations in Yorkshire         

Salary: Competitive

Closing date: Sunday 4 July 2021
 

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We are currently looking for an experienced Shop Manager to join our retail team.

Reporting to the Retail Operations Manager, you will play a key role in setting up our newly acquired shop in Ripon, recruiting volunteers and making plans to ensure the shop is ready to open. You will then ensure the smooth running of the shop long-term.

You must have experience of managing people and/or volunteers, including recruitment and development in order to be considered for this position. You must also have experience in meeting and exceeding targets within a retail environment.

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 Wednesday 23 June 2021. Please read our privacy notice before applying.
 

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer. We welcome any discussion for flexible working at interview/offer stage where we will consider an individual’s circumstances against the needs of the charity.

We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates from all backgrounds. If we can make any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact us at recruitment@ycr.org.uk or call the People Team on 01423 642803.


 

Deputy Charity Shop Manager


Based: Ripon, with occasional travel to other locations in Yorkshire         

Salary: Competitive

Closing date: Sunday 4 July 2021
 

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We are currently looking for an experienced Deputy Shop Manager to join our retail team.

Reporting to the Charity Shop Manager, you will play an active part in running our shop in Ripon, supporting the Shop Manager in implementing processes and ways of working.

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 Thursday 24 June 2021. Please read our privacy notice before applying.
 

The charity is a responsible and flexible employer.  We welcome any discussion for flexible working at interview/offer stage where we will consider an individual’s circumstances against the needs of the charity.

We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates from all backgrounds. If we can make any reasonable adjustments to support your application please contact us at recruitment@ycr.org.uk or call the People Team on 01423 642803.


 

Retail eCommerce Trading Officer


Based: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Salary: £24,000 per annum

Closing date: Sunday 4 July 2021
 

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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 4 July 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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