of Cancer Research, London, is one of the world’s most influential cancer
research institutes. We are passionate about our mission to make the
discoveries that defeat cancer.
Office raised £16m in philanthropic donations last year – our best ever
performance. We are responsible for maximising fundraising and philanthropy
across individual giving and legacies, events, trusts and foundations,
corporates and major donors.
On the back of
this success, we are now in the early stages of a major capital fundraising
campaign in order to build a new Centre for Cancer Drug Discovery on our Sutton site. This
state-of-the-art facility will enable the ICR to build on our unrivalled track
record in creating innovative cancer medicines, providing one of the world’s
best hopes of finding the new drugs that are so urgently needed to meet the
greatest challenges in cancer treatment today.
To support our
ambitious goals, we are now seeking to appoint
two key roles within our Philanthropy team; a Senior Philanthropy Manager and Philanthropy Manager who will help grow our portfolio of major
The Senior Philanthropy Manager will drive the
success of both our revenue targets and our
capital campaign – a £70m Centre for Cancer Drug Discovery for which we have a
£20m philanthropy target. Working closely with the Deputy Director of
Philanthropy, you will work to establish innovative, ambitious and effective
relationships with prospective supporters at the five and six-figure plus
If you enjoy
nurturing and developing relationships with a diverse range of supporters and
would like to contribute to the future growth and success of the team, please
contact Drew Lamph, Senior Consultant to discuss the role.
The Institute of Cancer Research, London, is one of the world’s most influential cancer research institutes, with an outstanding record of achievement dating back more than 100 years.
The ICR is led by Chief Executive, Professor Paul Workman — an expert in cancer drug discovery.
We are world leaders in identifying cancer genes, discovering cancer drugs and developing precision radiotherapy.
Together with our hospital partner The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, we are rated in the top four centres for cancer research and treatment worldwide.
As well as being as world-class research institute, the ICR is a higher education institution and a college of the University of London. We came top in the league table of university research quality compiled from the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).