Do you want professional and personal advancement? Can you work collaboratively with a diverse team of people? Do you want to make a difference in the fight against cancer?

If you answered yes to all of the above, apply today and let’s beat cancer together!
Current openings
Breast Cancer Research Team:

Post-Doctoral Scientist/Team leader in Genetic epidemiology

The role holder will be leading the research on genetic predisposition to breast cancer in South East Asians. This study aims to allow clinical genetic testing to become more widely used in Malaysia, and will facilitate the development of informed risk-stratified approaches to screening in the future.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Supervising other projects within the team
  • Ensuring that research programmes meet external and internal milestones, and being responsible for drafting and submitting the necessary reports

The ideal candidate would be someone who:
  • Holds a post-graduate degree (PhD) with relevant experiences in genetics, epidemiology, or biostatics, OR has a track record with a grant in a relevant area of research (genetic epidemiology), and at least 5 years of post-graduate experiences in a Team Leader position
  • Is able to prioritise workload and deadlines
  • Has a pro-active attitude

It would be an advantage if the candidate has publications in the relevant fields.

Finance, Human resource and Administration Team:

Senior Accounts Executive

The role holder will be assisting the Head of Finance in standardization, improvement of process and procedures, and will also be attending to the organisation’s accounts and taxes.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Able to handle full sets of accounts
  • Prepare monthly accounts and reports to stakeholders
  • Submit quarterly GST return
  • Assist Head of Finance in standardization and improvement of process and procedures
  • Liaise with auditors, tax agent and relevant authorities
  • Assist in preparation of budget and forecast
  • Monitor the progress of external grant claims, prepare grant claim and ensure proper accounting of the grant transaction
  • Advise research teams about funding availability
  • Perform any other ad hoc assignment / projects assigned

The ideal candidate would be someone who:
  • Diploma, Bachelor’s degree/Professional degree in Accounting
  • Minimum 5 years working experience in the related field
  • Prior experience working with grants and contracts is strongly preferred.
  • Good in excel – pivot table and vlookup is a must
  • Effective report-writing skill
  • Detailed oriented, good team player
  • Knowledge in AutoCount is an added advantage

It would be an advantage if the candidate has a minimum of 5 years working experience.

Malaysian Patient Navigation Programme
The mission of the Patient Navigation Programme is to develop a structured programme for addressing barriers faced by cancer patients in accessing care. In the short term, this will include the development of a decision aid, which is an educational tool to help patients make decisions regarding their care (e.g. choice of surgery, when to have treatment, etc.). In the long term, we aim to train and deploy patient navigators/breast care nurses in collaboration with established cancer treatment centres to assist patients in their journey through breast cancer.

The vision of this Patient Navigation Programme is to improve Malaysian cancer patients’ survival and quality of life by reducing the barriers that they face in accessing care.

Nurse Navigator

The Role Holder Will Be Responsible For Helping And Supporting Breast Cancer Patients And Their Families In Navigating And Accessing Healthcare Services, Providing Support And Services In Addressing Barriers To Health Resources, And Monitoring The Follow-Up Care Of The Patients. The Navigator Will Be Working Within A Clinical Team Of Healthcare Professionals At Hospital-Based Patient Navigation Centres To Ensure Breast Cancer Patients Complete Their Diagnostic And Treatment Protocols.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Providing Patient Support
  • Resource Utilization – Coordinating Services To Assist Patients With Their Basic Needs, Ensuring That They Complete Their Diagnosis And Treatment On Time.
  • Maintaining Proper Patient File Documentation And Preparing Reports As And When Required

The ideal candidate would be someone who:
  • Has Had Nursing Training, With A Valid Annual Practising Nursing License
  • Has A Positive Attitude Towards A Wide And Diverse Range Of Patients
  • Is Adaptable To Different Demands And Stressful Situations, And Is Able To Analyse And Resolve Problems Associated With Patient Barriers
  • Is Able To Travel To State/National Agencies And Voluntary Organizations To Submit And Follow-Up On The Application, Appeal, And Progress On Behalf Of The Patients

It Would Be An Advantage If The Candidate Has Had Prior Training In Oncology.