The Union for International Cancer Control (uicc.org) in Geneva, Switzerland offers a dynamic and professionally rewarding workplace with passionate staff eager to make an impact in the fight against cancer.

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Open position(s)

Human Resources Manager

The Human Resources Manager will be responsible for managing all Human Resources procedures, ensuring the HR-related policies exist and are implemented accordingly to make UICC a competitive employer.

Become a volunteer for the World Cancer Congress 

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) is looking to recruit enthusiastic and dynamic volunteers who wish to strengthen their skills in event organisation by joining the team of one of the world’s leading health conferences: the World Cancer Congress.

Latest filled positions:

Head of Partnership Development

UICC is looking for a Head, Partnership Development who will lead the partnership team, implement the UICC business strategy and take responsibility for the growth and engagement of the UICC partnerships in coming years. UICC has an ambitious workplan which demands the full engagement of others to support, resource and complement the work of a dynamic team.

The Head, Partnership Development will lead, manage and develop a team of 4 managers with responsibilities for a portfolio of multi-sectoral partners and concurrently, develop and implement plans to bring new partners to UICC. The Partnership Development Team is responsible for securing a significant amount of the total operational budget of UICC and therefore the team, and this role, are critical to the annual success of the organisation. The Partnership Development team works closely with all other teams in UICC to ensure that UICC work is funded and the best partners join us to amplify the impact we have.

The Head, Partnership Development will be part of the management team of UICC which drives the organisation forward meeting the ambitions of the Board.  The management team has significant autonomy and works with the President and the Board.  UICC’s governance framework empowers the CEO and their team to implement the plans the Board of Directors agrees on an annual basis. This position has been filled.

Executive Assistant to the CEO

The Executive Assistant will provide high-level administrative support to the CEO and the Management team to successfully conduct the day-to-day management and delivery of all activities. This position has been filled.

Head of Events

The Head of Events translates the long-term strategy of UICC into impactful strategies to deliver successful events that convene the global cancer community. UICC aims at providing platform for member and partner organisations to exchange best practices, forge new partnerships and share new ideas and opportunities. This position has been filled.

Last update: 
Tuesday 2 August 2022