Derbyshire

£40000 - £42000 per annum + + car allowance

Contract

R011366

About the organisation

Cancer Research UK – we are dedicated to working collectively to save more lives, create more tomorrows and dispel the fear of cancer. We... Read more

Job Description

Salary: Circa £42,000 p.a. + car allowance

Full time, 12 month maternity cover

Home based

We will close this role once the vacancy is filled so please submit your application as soon as possible. We will be interviewing throughout the process

Please view candidate pack here:

We are looking for an innovative and ambitious Manager with the desire to help us transform our community development strategy!

We need a self-motivated individual to play a key role in driving Cancer Research UK's Volunteer Fundraising business development activity. They will lead a team that will develop and deliver the business development strategy to support the recruitment of new audiences and grow our existing portfolio of supporters. You will be able to work in agile way, testing and learning quickly to develop new initiatives and understand the potential and opportunities these will bring. This approach will enable the department to achieve the in-year and 5 year income ambition.

At Cancer Research UK, we work to inspire volunteers, unite the scientific community, educate the public about cancer prevention and tell our story to the government to bring about change. Every day we achieve extraordinary things by being innovative, imaginative and bold in our work.

You can help us beat cancer sooner through your...


  • Excellent business development and project management experience in the charity community sector.

  • Proven track record of managing a high performing team.

  • Ability to develop, manage and empower team members and supporters to meet the needs of the charity

  • Proactive, strategic thinker who applies creative thinking to develop opportunities and take risks appropriately.

  • Proven aptitude for managing challenging situations and adapting your style where appropriate.

  • Experience of identifying opportunities and strategically developing them into tested and proven concepts with future potential income growth.

  • Evidence of leading multiple projects and cross organisational working.


Our optimism and desire for success leads us to constantly challenge ourselves and others, which means you'll be encouraged to stretch yourself in our dynamic environment.

If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and add years.

At CRUK we value diversity and we're committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone is able to be themselves and to reach their full potential. We actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and cultures and believe that a diverse workforce will help us to beat cancer sooner.

Please note, from 2019, our head office will be relocating from Islington to a new office space in Stratford, close to the Olympic Park.

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