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Job opportunities

Thank you for your interest in job opportunities with Children with Cancer UK. We are united by a common goal – to save and improve young lives.

We are dedicated to keeping administrative and staffing costs low, which means we can devote more of the funds we raise towards vital research and welfare projects.

Although we are a small team, we do have occasional employment and volunteering opportunities at our office on Great Ormond Street.

Current vacancies

Grants Coordinator

Job Title: Research Grants Coordinator
Reporting to: Research Grants Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: c£24,000 to £32,000 – depending on experience

Main purpose of position
Research within the Charity is undergoing an exciting time as the investment into world class medical research has increased. The Research Grants Coordinator is a new role designed to strengthen our grants management process and the administration of our research portfolio. The post holder will play a supporting role, helping to grow the Charity’s capacity to fund more high-quality research.

For more information about this post, please refer to the Job description pdf

Job description pdf

Applications and deadline:
To apply for this position please forward your CV, plus a covering letter outlining why you think you are right for the role to joseph.bryan@childrenwithcancer.org.uk before Friday 31st August, 2018.

Regional Fundraiser – South

Job Title: Regional Fundraiser – South
Reporting to: Regional Fundraising Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: c£24,000 to £32,000 – depending on experience

Main purpose of position
To develop and grow fundraising activities across the South region. The role requires an individual who is confident, articulate and well organised – someone who thrives on a challenge and has a methodical approach to their work.

For more information about this post, please refer to the Job description pdf

Job description pdf

Applications and deadline:
To apply for this position please forward your CV, plus a covering letter outlining why you think you are right for the role to Gemma.Parker@childrenwithcancer.org.uk before Friday 17th August, 2018.

Director of Operations

Job Title: Director of Operations
Reporting to: Chief Executive Officer
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive – depending on experience

Main purpose of position
In order to align and optimise the functions which ensure the smooth running and compliance of the charity, we have created a pivotal new executive role, bringing together our all-important database, our digital infrastructure and IT operations, as well as Human Resources and Facilities.

This role will require strong leadership and stakeholder management, as well as the ability to engage all our employees on the journey to continued growth and excellence. The Director of Operations will drive the integration of all our activities so that they deliver maximum value.

For more information about this post, please view the Job description pdf.

Job Description pdf

Applications and deadline:
Please reply in confidence, with full career and current salary details, quoting reference MRC/68598

The preferred method of application is online at www.berwickpartners.co.uk/68598

If you are unable to apply online please email your application to
response.manager@berwickpartners.co.uk

Closing date for applications: 3rd September 2018

Direct Marketing Coordinator

Job Title: Direct Marketing Coordinator
Reporting to: Senior Manager Individual Giving  
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: c£24,000 to £32,000 – depending on experience

Main purpose of position
Working with the Senior Manager (Individual Giving) your role is to recruit, retain and develop supporters through warm cash appeals, raffles, and telemarketing, help develop the charity’s legacy marketing programme and help manage the charity’s weekly lottery scheme (warm and cold acquisition as well as stewardship and retention).  You may also work on other acquisition campaigns.  You will have excellent copy writing skills and 1+ year of direct marketing experience to create engaging and emotive messaging for your supporter audience. .

For more information about this post, please refer to the Job description pdf

Job description pdf

Applications and deadline:
To apply for this position please forward your CV, plus a covering letter outlining why you think you are right for the role to jag.jandu@childrenwithcancer.org.uk  before Monday 27th August, 2018 .

Corporate Partnerships Coordinator

Job Title: Corporate Partnerships Coordinator
Reporting to: Senior Manager Corporate Partnerships 
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: c£24,000 to £32,000 – depending on experience

Main purpose of position

This is an amazing opportunity for an introduction to corporate fundraising. We have a superb corporate team and are now looking to employ a Corporate Partnerships Coordinator who can assist the Corporate Managers on a variety of partnerships.   A key aspect to bring to this role with be a good sense of humour, be a team player, be pro-active with ideas and at the same time provide administrative support to the corporate team which will include maintaining corporate records on our database, writing thank you letters and assist with the organisation of corporate events and other corporate fundraising initiatives.    The strategic aim of the Corporate Partnerships team is to treble fundraising income by 2020.

For more information about this post, please refer to the Job description pdf

Job Description pdf

Applications and deadline:

To apply for this position please forward your CV, plus a covering letter outlining why you think you are right for the role to donna.allsop@childrenwithcancer.org.uk before Monday 27th August, 2018.

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Administrative support

We are constantly looking for volunteers that provide valuable administrative support to our fundraising team, allowing us to concentrate on our charitable work. Could you be interested?

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