Deadline: February 15, 2023
Offices: ECPC Secretariat, 6, Avenue des Arts, 1210 Brussels
The European Cancer Patient Coalition (ECPC) is a European umbrella organization based in Brussels gathering over 450 cancer patient associations from 49 Countries.
ECPC was set up in 2003. We believe that cancer patients are the most important partners in cancer control and we advocate for all the cancer-related issues aﬀecting our society. Every day we are working to make sure that all European cancer patients have timely and aﬀordable access to the best treatment and care available, throughout their life.
We are recruiting two Junior Health & Research Projects Officers with one year contract, with possibility to renew, to support the Health and Research Projects Team to manage the organization’s work in EU and third parties funded projects in cancer. The Junior Research Projects Officers will be members of the Health and Research Team and will be working, under the supervision of the Sr Health and Research Project Manager, with the various project files of the organization, contributing to EU and industry funded projects, as assigned to them. This is an exciting opportunity for young, ambitious professionals with relevant educational and professional background.
This is a full-time position (38 hours per week), with an one year contract with possibility to renew, benefits include meal vouchers, 5 additional holidays per year, GSM abonnement, Eco vouchers, hospitalization insurance, group insurance, CCT90 bonus, Cadeau Pass (end of year) and Sport & Culture Pass, based in Brussels, offering many learning and career advancement opportunities for the right candidate. The position is suitable for young professionals aiming to build vertical expertise on many and varied aspects of cancer and health care in cancer policy and research.
We offer a captivating and varied function with an organization driven by its mission and where initiative, creativity, and energy are strongly encouraged. The successful candidate will collaborate with a young, well educated, motivated, professional, and friendly Secretariat and a very involved, expert, and collaborative Board and Scientific Committee.
Starting date: Immediate
Interested candidates should send a CV and a cover letter (maximum two pages) in English by EMAIL ONLY to email@example.com not later than February 15, 2023.
The cover letter should have as Subject line: “Application for the position of Jr Health & Research Officer – your name” and should outline your suitability and motivation for the post, indicating also when you could start, if short-listed for interview. It should explicitly reference how your profile matches the different job requirements described above. Please also include a photo with your application and the names and contact details of two people (ideally a current or former line manager or supervisor) who could provide a reference in case you are short-listed for interview.
We will assess the applications as we receive them and you should not wait till the deadline is passed. Should you be interested please do not wait till the last day, as we may have already filled the position.
Applications not meeting the requirements will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. CV and personal data of non-selected candidates are not shared with anyone outside ECPC.