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If you answered yes to all of the above, apply today and let’s beat cancer together!
Current openings
Community Outreach Team

Head of Community Programme

We are looking for a confident, highly motivated, entrepreneurial individual with outstanding problem-solving, managerial, analytical, and communication skills. The ideal candidate should be someone who understand the opportunities and demonstrate a strong personal commitment to the outreach cause of Cancer Research Malaysia. The candidate should also be able to embrace inclusion by reaching out and providing fair treatment to people of all backgrounds. The chosen candidate reports to the Chief Scientific Officer and works closely with the Head of Communications and Development. He/She will supervise the Patient Navigation Programme team in planning and implementing community outreach programs with Cancer Research Malaysia’s long term objectives in mind.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Support the development and refinement of the Patient Navigation Program’s strategic initiatives as well as facilitates ongoing alignment with the MOH strategic goals and priorities
  • Plan and track detailed program budgets and expenses to ensure efficient financial management and compliance with donor and CRM’s policy and regulations.
  • Increase awareness and foster adoption of Cancer Research Malaysia’s recommendations on cancer awareness, prevention and early detection for targeted audience/communities
  • Be responsible for grant application, administration and reporting to grantees that are relevant to the outreach team and programs
  • Be responsible for creating and fostering good working relationship with community partners, NGOs, donors, corporate sponsors, etc.

The ideal candidate would be:
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in public health, applied social/behavioral science, health education, or other related discipline, with minimum 3 years working experience in health promotion and project management
  • Ability to identify and engage with appropriate partners and stakeholders (internal and external), build and maintain robust working relationships to ensure effective collaborations
  • Ability to synthesize complex health information and data for internal reports and general public use
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
CEO’s Office

Personal Assistant to Chief Executive Officer

We are recruiting a Personal Assistant for our Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The candidate will have to provide full secretarial and administrative support to the CEO office. Other than our CEO, the candidate will also assist in providing administrative support to our Chief Scientific Officer (CSO). We are looking for a confident individual with an open, approachable and pleasant personality. The chosen candidate report to the Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Scientific Officer and work closely with other employees as well as external parties such as Board Trustees and donors.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Full secretarial and administrative support to the CEO office
  • Donors relationship management. To maintain the VVIP/CEO database and correspondences
  • Arrange and manage logistics for physical and online trainings, conferences, seminars including air ticket, visa, hotel accommodation
  • Prepare monthly routine claims; parking, toll, mobile phone, petrol, miscellaneous claims for CEO and CSO
  • Record retention, filing, updating, archiving information and documents
  • Propose, purchase of festive gifts/cards to Trustees, collaborators
  • Manage and approve medical and annual leave on behalf of CSO

The ideal candidate would be:
  • Professional Certificate/Diploma/Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with at least 3 years working experience in related field
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in Bahasa Malaysia and English. Preferably someone who understand science and research term
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to interact with all levels of staff and external parties
  • Good organizational, interpersonal and team working skills
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.