Mission: We want survival in the UK to be among the best in the world. We’re focusing our efforts in four key areas – working to help prevent cancer, diagnose it earlier, develop new treatments and optimise current treatments by personalising them and making them even ...
I worked at Cancer Research UK full-time (More than 3 years)
Love the culture and environment. Very strong and supportive managers. Very people focused and keen to develop staff to meet their full potential.
Salary fairly low, although comparable with others in the same sector. Change of head office location an interesting decision which has resulted in some people moving on.
Advice to Management
Keep putting people at the forefront of your decisions.
Online application, aptitude test, numerical test, assessment day. Consisted of group exercises, reading tasks and then one on one meetings. Also a panel presentation and questions. Concluded with a tour of the building.
News digest – NHS waiting times far too long, childhood obesity strategy under fire, golden drugs showing early promise in the lab, and… what do you need to know about at-home genetic tests? http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQc6C
Three quarters of the drugs previously only accessible to patients via the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) are now approved on the NHS. Read our news report to find out more: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQcLm