Reports to: Director
Type of Contract: Full-time, permanent
Deadline for applications: TBC
Starting date: Q4 2022/ Q1 2023
The Association of European Cancer Leagues (ECL) is one of the most prominent civil society organisations active in health policy at the European level.
ECL is the umbrella organisation of cancer leagues across the WHO European region and a driving force to advance cancer prevention, access to medicines and patient empowerment, as well as to influence EU health policies. Founded in 1980, ECL is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation with a secretariat based in Brussels.
ECL currently unites, supports and represents 30 members, which are national and regional cancer societies, who together employ more than 8,000 people and over 300,000 volunteers. They spend more than €750 million every year to fight cancer and represent over 570 million citizens. ECL engages in advocacy and lobbying and participates in several EU-funded projects. We also organise educational and policy events, and capacity-building initiatives. We invite you to read our latest Membership Booklet and Annual Report, visit cancer.eu and follow @CancerLeagues on Twitter and Facebook.
ECL is seeking to hire an ambitious, dynamic, and dedicated professional to join our tight-knit team in Brussels to coordinate all external and internal communications.
The Communications Officer is a pivotal position, providing horizontal support to the ECL secretariat.
The position reports directly to the Director and works in close collaboration with all others in the team.
Deadline for application: TBC
Due to the high volume of applications anticipated, kindly note that we are unable to provide individual feedback and that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
We expect the successful candidate to be located in Brussels for this position to be part of the permanent staff. The position will involve a combination of teleworking and working in the office.
Applications accepted on rolling basis
Reports To: ECL Director
Conditions: Part- or Full-Time
Start Date: ASAP
The Association of European Cancer Leagues (ECL), a pan-European NGO, has a need for onsite (with some remote possibilities) financial support.
Are you a dynamic, positive and intelligent person who thrives on working in a small team? If so, we would love for you to join us! You will support the ECL Secretariat and Board, and work with the ECL Treasurer, external Accountant and Auditor to ensure that we meet financial requirements. This may also include administrative and HR legal tasks.
Terms of Employment: Salary offered will commensurate with experience. Office is in 1030 Brussels.
Starting date: negotiable
Send an email to Director@cancer.eu (no telephone calls accepted) with the subject line: Application for ECL Financial Officer: [Your name & surname], with attachments:
Please note that applications with missing information will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls accepted. ECL is a smoke-free workplace, compliant with Belgian regulations.
Applications for our Youth Ambassadors programme are now closed.
Are you a youth leader, passionate about public health and willing to make a change in cancer prevention? Email us to let us know whether you’d like to be notified about the 2023 call at ECL(at)cancer.eu