London, Greater London
£33,000 per year (FTE)
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

We’re Anthony Nolan and we save the lives of people with blood cancer who need a stem cell transplant.

We’re unique. Thanks to the incredible donors on our register, our pioneering research and our passionate fundraisers, we give the chance of life to three people a day.

But we won’t stop there. We want to be there for everyone who needs a transplant; from finding a match, through every step of a patient’s transplant journey. And together we can reach the remarkable day when we can save the lives of everyone with blood cancer.

Title:         Governance Officer

Salary:      £33,000 p/a

Contract:  Permanent: part-time

Hours:       21 hours per week

Location:  Flexible working (willingness to travel to London Office when required)


The Governance Officer is a vital role and effective governance reporting and oversight is essential to the charity’s function. You will help manage Anthony Nolan and Anthony Nolan Trading Limited’s strategic engagement with the Board of Trustees, supporting the Director of Legal and Governance in all governance matters and working closely with the Board Chair, the Strategic Leadership Team, the CEO’s team and other key stakeholders to ensure the effective governance of the charity.

To be successful you will have an eye for detail and a strong interest in corporate governance underlined by improving organisational process, transparency and accountability throughout Anthony Nolan. Strong interpersonal skills and resilience are also important as is the ability to deal with confidential information with the utmost discretion.

You can be sure that this role at Anthony Nolan has a direct bearing on the lives we save. If you have the skills, experience and qualities we are looking for and you are inspired by what we can achieve, we’d love to hear from you.

Please make sure to check out the job description, available on our website when you click to apply.


What’s in it for you?


  • Pension (employer 5% when you contribute 3% or more),
  • Travel Insurance
  • Interest free Travel Loan
  • Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme
  • Life Assurance (4x annual salary)

Wellbeing & Health

  • 27 days annual leave in addition to normal public holidays
  • 24-hour Employee Assistance Hotline
  • Private medical insurance
  • Medical Cash Plan
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Gymflex

Family Friendly

  • Paid dependants leave
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Adoption pay
  • Flexible start/finish times (role dependent)


And more! (full list of benefits available on website)

Together, we can save lives. Join our team and give someone a chance of life.

Anthony Nolan is an equal opportunities & living wage accredited employer.

All applicants must be able to demonstrate the right to work in the UK.


You may have experience of the following: Third Sector, Voluntary Sector, Not for Profit, NFP etc

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Posted on: 25 November 2020
Closed date: 10 December 2020
Job ref: 125059RCP
Tags: Admin, Governance