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Employee Review

"Inspiring place to work"

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Current Employee - Senior Direct Marketing Executive in London, England
Current Employee - Senior Direct Marketing Executive in London, England
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Cancer Research UK full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Working with intelligent, motivated and inspirational individuals towards a shared amazing aim. Lots of training and internal development opportunities. I managed to progress quickly across teams as CRUK prefers to hire internally. So once you’re, you’re in!

Cons

A bit of a fluffy culture. Sometimes I felt that that delayed efficiencies.

Other Employee Reviews

Other Employee Reviews

  1. "Summer Internship"

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    Former Intern - Volunteer Fundraising in Islington, England
    Former Intern - Volunteer Fundraising in Islington, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cancer Research UK as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    This was a well-supported internship in an amazingly collaborative and welcoming working environment. Personal and professional development were well catered for and opportunities to get involved across different departments were easy to access. The work was challenging and varied with chances to work in different locations and with supporters.

    Cons

    Wish I could have known to apply to do more volunteering at many of the diverse events CRUK puts on.


  2. "Technology innovation intern"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cancer Research UK as an intern

    Pros

    Management staff, working atmosphere, project ownership, pay, flexible working hours, events in and out of the office, location

    Cons

    Slow working pace, lack of support structure for intern fundrasing

    Advice to Management

    Make sure that your Intern is engaged with other projects around the office and always has work they can do rather than having them wait for responses from colleagues

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