Organisation: City Cancer Challenge (C/Can)
Position: Global Fundraising Manager
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Closing date: 14/04/2019 (day/month/year)
City Cancer Challenge (C/Can)
Cancer Challenge (C/Can) was launched by the Union for International Cancer
Control (UICC) at the 2017 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos as a
coordinated response to the urgent need to support resource-limited countries
in reducing their growing cancer burden. The initiative was designed to leverage the untapped potential of taking an integrated approach to
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 3 (Health), 11 (Cities), and 17
mission is to build a collective movement of cities, supported by global and
local partners, to deliver quality, equitable, and sustainable cancer treatment
solutions for all. To achieve our mission, we work in partnership with a
network of motivated city and regional leaders, ministries of health, civil
society organizations, industry,
development actors, health professionals, and patient advocates to achieve a
direct and concrete impact on cancer mortality rates.
launch, C/Can and its partners have implemented localized action plans in four
“Key Learning Cities,” which have the potential to improve cancer care for over
25 million people. Building on the success of the Key Learning Cities, we have
now launched the next phase of the initiative, which aims
to scale up support from 4 cities to a wider
network of 20 cities in all regions. By empowering our local city
leaders to drive the process—from identifying needs to designing solutions to
implementation—we are developing innovative approaches that can transform
cancer care worldwide.
In addition, C/Can recently launched as
a standalone Swiss-based Foundation. Today, we
have a growing team of 19 people spread around the world, with a core team
based in Geneva, Switzerland.
Reporting to the Global Public
Affairs Director and working closely with the Head of Communications and Community Engagement,
the Global Fundraising Manager will take the lead on all aspects of fundraising
for C/Can. This is a new post, which
means the chosen candidate will have the opportunity to play a key role in C/Can
achieving financial resilience and diversification of
This role will explore fundraising opportunities across
and between global, regional, national levels with an open mandate to drive innovative
approaches to traditional fundraising activities, with a strong focus on non-health companies, trusts and foundations;development agencies; and multilateral and government funding.
The new manager will be
part of a dynamic, passionate team, and will need to share this passion, being
an open and committed individual ready to build C/Can’s reputation as a preferred
partner for donors.
Please send a letter of application stating the skills and
approach that you would bring to the post and how you heard about the role,
along with your CV/resume (no photos) in strict confidence by email only to: (see email below)
Please ensure that they are sent as Word or PDF documents with the
titles “your name cover letter” and “your name CV” Please put “C/Can Global Fundraising Manager” in the
email subject line.
Deadline for applications: 18.00 CET Sunday April 14th, 2019
Contact person: Karem Armstrong
Response email: Click here to email the recruiter
Preferred method of response: Email
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