Cardiff, Cardiff
Glasgow, Glasgow City
London, Greater London
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
£33,000 - £37,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Fixed term contract until 31 December 2022

The role

Following the successful pilot of Breast Cancer Now’s Here for You personalised referral programme, which introduces people diagnosed with breast cancer to our support services, we are now looking for an experienced and motivated Project Manager who can take the lead in rapidly expanding the programme, ensuring the Here for You offer is taken up widely by healthcare teams and their patients across the UK.  

Building on the progress to date, you will be responsible for all stages of project management to develop a quality personalised service, including refining the service model, proactively engaging with Cancer Alliances and NHS hospital trusts, promoting the service to internal and external stakeholders, developing robust evaluation and review processes and ensuring a sustainable quality service fit for the future. This will include  working closely with the Head of Personalised and Specialist Support Services as project lead and reporting regularly to the Here for You strategic group. You will play a key role in leading the project working group, working closely with managers of our delivery and supporting teams.

About you

You will  have excellent project management skills and experience, with the ability to produce and deliver a clear and practical roadmap for the expansion of the Here for You programme. You will be a self-starter, methodical, with strong attention to detail, and have excellent time management skills.

A confident and persuasive communicator, you will bring demonstrable experience of working collaboratively with a range of colleagues and confident in reporting to stakeholders across all levels. 

About us

We’re Breast Cancer Now, the charity that’s steered by world-class research and powered by life-changing care. We’re here for anyone affected by breast cancer, the whole way through, providing support for today and hope for the future.

We’re that trusted friend that people affected by breast cancer turn to for caring support when they need it most. The expert authority on breast cancer research who is making breakthroughs and driving forward progress. And a vehicle for change, acting now to make sure anyone affected by breast cancer gets the best possible treatment and care.

We believe that we can change the future of breast cancer and make sure that, by 2050, everyone diagnosed with the disease lives – and is supported to live well. But we need to act now.

Please note that currently Breast Cancer Now is following Government guidelines regarding working from home. Although the role can be based in any of our Breast Cancer Now offices (Sheffield, Cardiff, Glasgow or London), the expectation is that once restrictions are eased, we will follow a blended approach between office and home working. Should you have any queries with regards to this please contact us in the first instance.

Breast Cancer Now is an inclusive employer committed to developing a diverse workforce.

Closing date: Monday 26 April 2021 at 09:00am

Interview date: Thursday 6 May 2021 (virtual)

Posted on: 13 April 2021
Closed date: 26 April 2021
Job ref: RAC/21/14805
Tags: Management, Operations