[Job] Cancer Research UK, Science Communications Mgr, ??32-37k , clos 31 Aug 2012 #scicomm jobs

Cancer Research UK

Science Communications Manager

Science Communicatons Manager????SCI00237
London-London – Angel Head Office??
Full Time??
Circa ??32,000 – ??37,000 per annum inclusive of location allowance

Closing Date

????01/Sep/2012, 12:00:00 AM




Are you a passionate and creative science communicator who can help us beat cancer?


We???re looking for a Science Communications Manager to?????
?????Deliver creative and engaging copy and resources about the charity???s research to meet the bespoke needs of fundraising teams, helping leverage more income and engagement and build deeper supporter relationships
?????Work closely with our Partnerships, Supporter-Led Fundraising and Major Giving teams to create motivating and inspiring fundraising proposals
?????Research and translate science content and play an integral part in the design and delivery of training for our fundraisers to enable them to talk confidently and passionately about the research that we fund
?????Join the most widely recognised brand in the UK Charity sector


Our progress is your progress; here at Cancer Research UK we believe that our science is key to win the fight against cancer. But that doesn???t mean we only hire researchers, doctors and nurses. We actually have 3,500 talented people employed across our large, complex, dynamic and diverse charity. Now we need a confident and solutions-focused Science Communications Manager with a passion for communications to help us achieve our goals by informing and inspiring fundraisers and supporters about the research that we fund.


You can help us save millions of lives through…
?????Your strong
science background, ideally to PhD level or equivalent
?????A proven track record in effectively communicating complex science to a range of non-scientific audiences
?????Your ability to inspire others through compelling written and verbal communication
?????Your excellent interpersonal and team-playing skills, and an ability to build effective working relationships with internal and external contacts at all levels
?????Your ability to market information and ideas according to different customer needs


A good knowledge of the cancer field is desirable, with the enthusiasm to keep up to date with this ever-changing field.


Our sharp minds and brave hearts lead us to push the boundaries of what???s possible. If you can do all this and more, you???ll enjoy a great career as united we strive to drive progress, creating more tomorrows for more people.


How to Apply

All applications should be made via the Cancer Research UK careers website, where you will need to create a profile before you can submit an application.


Our online application process also involves attaching your CV and Covering letter which should outline your interest in applying for the role and explain how you meet the set criteria.


You can apply for a job by clicking on the Apply Online link at the bottom of each job posting.


A full role profile is available here (pdf)


Islington, London
Circa ??32,000 – ??37,000 per annum inclusive??
Full Time, Permanent??
Closing Date: 31-Aug-12

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