Current vacancies

Current Vacancies

Fancy working with a dynamic and growing team?

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Team

Our current vacancies are listed below:

*NEW* Head of Operations

This new role will be to organise and oversee the daily operations of Pancreatic Cancer Action (PCA) and to prepare and manage all aspects of the operation as PCA grows significantly over the next 3 -5 years.  Reporting to the Chief Executive, the post holder will hold direct responsibility for financial management, HR, Health & Safety, Office Management and some service delivery.

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

The successful individual will have a strong motivation to contribute to PCA’s work and ambitions with an empathy for the cause.  You will report to the CEO and as a member of the senior management team, will be results-orientated, innovative and strategic, but prepared to be hands-on when required.

Interested candiates should apply to Charisma Recruitment who are exclusively handling this recruitment process for us. Please submit your CV and supporting statement, in a word format, to quoting their reference 1702-8.

Applications for this role made directly to Pancreatic Cancer Action will not be considered. 

*NEW*  Marketing Assistant

Full-time –  35 hours per week – based in Oakhanger, Hampshire

This new post requires a highly creative, enthusiastic and very organised individual to support the growing Marketing & Communications Team.

The main purpose of the role is to support the Marketing & Communications Team with all areas of marketing and communications. As Marketing Assistant, you will get involved in all aspects of marketing to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer, and promote the charity’s work.  This will include designing marketing material, copywriting and media relations.  It is an exciting and varied role and you will need to have the ability to juggle multiple projects as well as have excellent communication skills and a natural creative flair.

The ideal candidate will be of graduate level with marketing experience, ideally within the charity sector. It is essential that they are an excellent communicator with confident IT skills and a can-do attitude.

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a small but dynamic team in a rapidly expanding charity.

Download the job description here: Job Description: Marketing Assistant Feb 2017

Download the Interested in working for Pancreatic Cancer Action? letter by our Founder & CEO, Ali Stunt .

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you should be considered for the position to

Applications close on 20th March 2017


 *NEW* Fundraising Assistant

Full-time –  35 hours per week – based in Oakhanger, Hampshire

This new post requires a highly motivated, empathetic and proactive Fundraising Assistant, to join our growing fundraising team. The post-holder will be working with the Fundraising Events Co-ordinator to steward, motivate and nurture our community fundraisers.

You must be competent, IT literate and a passionate individual who is able to deliver excellent stewardship to supporters who are fundraising for Pancreatic Cancer Action.

Empathy and good communication skills are vital in this role and you must be able to work well as part of a team and use your initiative.

PCA develops strong relationships with its key supporters and fundraisers and we go above and beyond to help and guide them through their fundraising endeavours.

This is an excellent opportunity for an intelligent, organised and creative candidate who is looking to join a dynamic and growing charity.

Download the Job Description here: Job Description: Fundraising Assistant

Download the Interested in working for Pancreatic Cancer Action? letter by our Founder & CEO, Ali Stunt .

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter expalining why you should be considered for the position to

Applications close on 20th March 2017

Trustee – UNPAID

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced person with the strategic vision to take PCA to the next level and beyond. Joining our friendly, committed team of trustees, we are seeking individuals who can further the overall success of PCA, plus develop the organisation’s strategic direction and governance in accordance with its charitable objectives, legal and regulatory guidelines.

To apply, please email your C.V. for the attention of our Chairman of Trustees, Brian Stevenson to 


 Internship programme

As an intern with Pancreatic Cancer Action, you will gain valuable experience within a rapidly growing team. You will be given projects to work on across numerous departments within the charity including Fundraising, Communications, Marketing, Finance and general office management. Our Internships provide you with the skills needed to kick start your career in the charity sector.

We ask that our Interns volunteer for a minimum of 3 days a week, during standard office hours, for a minimum of 12 weeks. You will be based in our office in Oakhanger, Hampshire but may also have the opportunity to volunteer at events  outside standard office hours such as fundraising or awareness raising events.

Our Internships are unpaid, however as an intern, you will benefit from:

To apply, please email your C.V. for the attention of our Fundraising Manager, Lucy de’Lemos to [email protected]