Jobs and Internships | Breast Cancer Campaign

Jobs and Internships

Jobs and Internships at Breast Cancer Campaign

Current Vacancies

Tissue Bank Liaison Manager 

The revolutionary Breast Cancer Campaign Tissue Bank is a unique collaboration with leading research institutions and the NHS – the first national resource of its kind in the UK. It provides high-quality patient samples and data and a unique bioinformatics platform to help scientists unlock and accelerate cures.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team charged with managing day to day operations across the Tissue Bank. This involves working closely with the Bank’s centres and ensuring the charity, scientific community and breast cancer patients are kept up to date with the latest developments and achievements of the Tissue Bank.

The post holder will:

  • Lead on a range of engagement and liaison activities including those involving the scientific community
  • Coordinate the involvement of patient volunteers in all aspects of the Tissue Bank
  • Design and deliver training on the Tissue Bank

This is an opportunity for a talented individual to play a key role in a flagship project in a dynamic and innovative medical research funding organisation.

Applications are sought from candidates with experience in scientific communications or engagement, excellent communication skills and a proven ability to build and manage relationships with multiple diverse stakeholders. Flexible working would be considered.

Deadline for applications:       5pm on 15 October 2014
Interview date:                        w/c 27 October 2014

Please e-mail your CV, a covering letter and a completed equal opportunities form to Dr Kay Julier, kjulier@breastcancercampaign.org

Please ensure to outline why you are interested in the role and set out clearly how your skills and experience match or are transferable to the requirements of the job description.

Please contact Kay if you wish to discuss the role before applying.

Notes: Breast Cancer Campaign is committed to a policy of providing equal opportunities for all employees and any applicants for employment.

No agencies please.

Lead Data Manager - Tissue Bank

The revolutionary Breast Cancer Campaign Tissue Bank is a unique collaboration with leading research institutions and the NHS – the first national resource of its kind in the UK. It provides high-quality patient samples and data and a unique bioinformatics platform to help scientists unlock and accelerate cures.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Breast Cancer Campaign’s team charged with managing day to day operations across the Tissue Bank. This involves working closely with the Bank’s centres, the charity’s internal teams and the scientific community to ensure the Tissue Bank remains at the forefront of enabling breast cancer research.

The post holder will:

  • Lead on and oversee all aspects of data management for the Breast Cancer Campaign Tissue Bank (BCCTB)
  • Be the primary source of data management expertise for the Tissue Bank and advise on best practice
  • Lead on the future development of the Tissue Bank IT system

This is an opportunity for a talented individual to play a key role in a flagship project in a dynamic and innovative medical research funding organisation.

Applications are sought from candidates with extensive experience of data management in a research or clinical setting and experience coordinating large, multi-centre projects. Flexible working would be considered.

Deadline for applications:       5pm on 17 October 2014
Interview date:                        w/c 3 November 2014

Please e-mail your CV, a covering letter and a completed equal opportunities form to Dr Kay Julier, kjulier@breastcancercampaign.org

Please ensure to outline why you are interested in the role and set out clearly how your skills and experience match or are transferable to the requirements of the job description.

Please contact Kay if you wish to discuss the role before applying.

Notes:

Breast Cancer Campaign is committed to a policy of providing equal opportunities for all employees and any applicants for employment.

No agencies please.

Internships with Breast Cancer Campaign

We do not have any current internship opportunities, but please check back again soon for updates.

More about internships

Campaign’s internship scheme offers voluntary work placement opportunities to students, graduates, or anyone looking for a career change. An internship is a great introduction for those looking to forge a career in the charity sector, and can help you gain key experience and skills while seeing how the charity operates. Internships are available in various teams throughout the year and all involve working on key projects aimed at providing you with a challenging and interesting experience, working towards our aim of overcoming breast cancer. All internships take place at our head office in London. The internship is unpaid, although travel and lunch expenses are provided. 

What’s in it for you?

  • An insight into the charity sector
  • The chance to develop key skills
  • CV writing and interview training
  • Access to our vacancies during your internship
  • A dedicated member of staff to support you throughout your internship
  • A reference on completion of your internship
  • Travel and lunch expenses
  • For more details about our internships, check out our internship FAQs.

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