Cancer Research UK
3.7 of 5 18 reviews
www.cancerhelp.org.uk London, United Kingdom 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great insight into the charity sector with the one of the UK's most recognisable charity

Corporate Parnerships Intern (Former Employee)
London, England

I worked at Cancer Research UK as an intern for less than a year

Pros- Interesting work in Corporate Partnerships to work with top companies linked to the Cancer Research UK
- Friendly working environment - open-plan concept, great location at Angel building
- Good facilities: cafeteria
- Chance to contribute to charity through volunteering
- Good working hours
- Great support for Interns

Cons- Large organisation structure - can sometimes lead to less challenging jobs being asked to be done
- Sometimes some of those who worked there lacked the interest to get involved in the charity activities

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Very friendly employers

Shop Volunteer (Former Employee)
London, England

I worked at Cancer Research UK


Pros: The management was very helpful and always on hand when… Cons: Some of the other employees were not completely friendly Advice to Senior Management: Thankyou for the volunteering opportunity Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Lab rat!

PhD Student (Former Employee)
Leeds, England

I worked at Cancer Research UK


Pros: Well funded relative to university equivalent labs Good people, collaborative working… Cons: CRUK groups in the provinces get overlooked No focus on personal… Advice to Senior Management: Focus on the development and career progression ambitions of junior researchers Promote… More

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